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Open-ended OE

Open-ended (or Text box) question allows you to collect answers in form of open text or numerical values. You can validate the answer if it has the required length or format.


  • Provide answers to open questions.
  • Provide additional comments.
  • Collect feedback about the respondent's experience, needs or emotions.


  • Open-ended one line.
  • Open-ended multiple lines.


Essay. Provide more space for your respondent to enter text.

Comment. Provide additional (optional) comments filed for the question.

Validation. Provide additional checks for regular expressions eg. email address or a number of characters allowed to enter in the text field.


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To add this question to your survey :

  1. Select Open ended question from the left menu, and then drag & drop it on your survey project.
    Open ended
  2. Enter question.
  3. Enter additional description (optional).
  4. Enter the answer choices. Each answer choice should be entered in a separate line.
  5. Press SAVE button.

To provide multiple answer choices, write each choice on a new line.

NOTE. To set up a constant sum check you can enter the total number that answer choices must sum up to. You can leave the field blank to allow any sum.

* Functionality is available for the Starter, Advanced, Professional and Enterprise plan.