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File Upload Question

File Upload

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The File Upload question lets survey takers attach files to their response.

Video Overview

Creating a File Upload Question

To add a file upload question:

  1. Drag and drop File Upload into your survey from the BUILDER section.
  2. Enter your question text.
  3. Adjust the settings under the Edit and Options tabs.
  4. Click Save.

Question Settings

Under the Edit tab, you can adjust the following settings specific to the File Upload question.

Setting
Description
Instructions for RespondentEnter additional instructions for your respondent—they'll appear directly under the question text.
Allowable File TypesSelect the file types you want the question to accept. File Upload questions support the following file types:
  • PDF
  • DOC, DOCX
  • PNG
  • JPG, JPEG
  • GIF
Validation MessageCustomize the error message that appears when someone uploads an invalid file type, or a file that exceeds the size limit. By default, the error message will automatically list the allowable file types you selected.

Additional Options

Under the Options tab, you can also adjust these settings:

Limits

Item
Limit
Maximum file size accepted16MB
Number of File Upload questions allowed per survey20
Storage space per accountUnlimited

Managing Files

In the Analyze Results section, you can view and manage the files that were uploaded to your survey.

  • Preview a File
  • Downloading Files
  • Delete a File
  • Exports
  • Shared Data Pages and Results Dashboards
  • Removed Files