Tip vprašanja - Besedilo - kratko

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Kratek opis

Tip vprašanja zbira odgovore preko ene vnosne vrstice.

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Glavne nastavitve

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Obvezno (obvezno)


S pomočjo te nastavitve lahko določite ali mora anketiranec odgovoriti na vsa vprašanja ankete. Če ustvarite vprašanje z več podvprašanji, lahko z nastavitvijo min_answers določite, da bo anketiranec odgovoril le na določene dele ankete in ne vse.

Help.pngIf you use any of the preinstalled themes and the mandatory question attribute is enabled, a red asterisk will be shown next to the question. If you wish to hide it, please check these instructions.

Veljavne vrednosti

  • Da
  • Ne (privzeto)

If the map is enabled as a google map, and the question is set to mandatory, the survey user must move the red point, or enter the Lat/Long text box.  The user may not merely rely on the default, and hit the "NEXT" button.  It is recommended that you so advise in the substance of the question text.

Enačba relevantnosti


Vsako vprašanje vam omogoča določiti enačbo relevantnosti, ki je naslednik pogoja. Z enačbo relevantnosti lahko ustvarite veliko bolj zapleteno pogojno logiko.

Označevanje sintakse

Kadarkoli boste shranili enačbo relevantnosti, bo ovrednotena, pregledana bo tudi sintaksa enačbe. Morebitne napake bodo barvno označene, tako da jih boste lahko hitro odkrili in popravili.

 Hint: To check if all conditions are used correctly within your survey, read about our show logic file feature.

Veljavne vrednosti

Vsaka enačba, ki uporablja sintakso Urejevalnika izrazov, brez zavitih oklepajev.


Uporabni primeri: Označevanje sintakse.

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Hide tip (hide_tip)


Most questions will usually include a tip that says "Please choose one of the following options" or a hint text on how to fill out the question. This attribute allows you to turn off or on this tips/hints.

These tips/hints include validation criteria messages (such as min/max number of answers, min/max/equals sum value). If hide_tip is enabled, these messages will be hidden. However, if the user enters invalid data, the tips will appear. They will be coloured in red, getting changed to green once the validation criteria are met.

Available options

  • On - the tips/hints are hidden;
  • Off (default).

Input box width (text_input_width)


This attribute sets the width of the text input boxes (of the "wrapper" of the text input boxes). The input box is used to introduce an answer to the (sub)question. If the value of the width is sufficiently high, then the text input box will be displayed on the next line. Please note that this option does not set the size of the input or the width of the entire column!

Available options

  • Default: If selected, a default value will be allocated to this attribute in such a way to have both the label and its corresponding text input box on the same line. For example, if the text input box width is 41%, the value of the width of the text input box will be a value that allows both the label and the input box on the same line (58% in this case). If the width of text input box was higher than 58%, then the text input box would be displayed on the next line.
  • 8%; 17%...92%, 100%: the bigger the selected value, the larger the width of the text input box.


  • If you wish to have the input part displayed below the subquestion/label, select the 100% option from the dropdown list.

Text input box size (input_box_size)

 Hint: This features is available starting in version 3.0.0


This function allows you to set the size of the text area (the text input box). By default, LimeSurvey forces the input box to be displayed with a default size. This can be overridden by making use of this function.

Help.png To move the box on the next line, you need to increase the size of the wrapper. To do so, increase the value of the text input width attribute.

Valid values

  • Any numeric value

Question theme (question_theme)


It allows you to use customized themes for the respective question.

Available options

  • Your created question themes which are located under the Question themes in the Themes panel.


Help.png Note: This feature is under development at the moment.

Always hide this question (hidden)


If enabled, the question will always be hidden - it will not be displayed to the survey participants. This function can be used in the following scenarios:

  • If you wish to prefill a question with a URL and you want not to have it displayed on the screen. This overrides any conditions used within the survey because the respective question will not even be embedded on the page.
  • If you wish to store or calculate a value on the fly via the ExpressionScript - Presentation.
Help.png Note: A common question type that is used with this function is the Equation one.

Available options

  • On
  • Off (default)

CSS class (css_class)


If you want to add special CSS classes to certain questions, you can enter the CSS class name(s) in this box. Make sure you leave an empty space between different class names.

Valid values

  • Any text string with a space between different CSS class names.
 Hint: You can also insert an expression in this box (New in 3.0.0 ). Remember that the output of the expression will not be updated dynamically.

Important.png  According to the W3C, CSS class names can contain only the characters [a-zA-Z, and 0-9] and ISO 10646 characters U+00A1 and higher, plus the hyphen (-) and the underscore (_). They cannot start with a digit, or a hyphen followed by a digit. LimeSurvey encodes CSS classes, but it does not fix it totally.


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The following question type allows you to create "map" questions where the survey respondents are asked to pinpoint a specific location on the openstreet/google map. Furthermore, a series of data can be stored within the database such as: postal code, country, region, and city. Default coordinates can also be provided.

For more personalized solutions, we recommend LimeSurvey users to visit our forum to see the customizations done by our community members. For example, user Hulotte proposed the following customized script: forum link. Other solutions can be found by typing in "maps" in the search query of

In case you are looking for professional help, please get in touch with one of our official partners:

QS:Location mapservice/sl

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QS:Location postal/sl

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Ime naključne skupine (random_group)


Vprašanje doda v skupino, kjer se vsa vprašanja prikažejo po naključnem vrstnem redu.

You can find a sample survey using randomization group name in ExpressionScript sample survey.

Veljavne vrednosti

Vnesite poljuben želen niz (na primer: 'skupina1'). Vprašanja, ki vsebujejo ta niz, bodo vključena v anketo z naključnim prikazom (=vprašanja se naključno izmenjujejo med seboj).

Question validation equation (em_validation_q)


This is an equation that is used to validate the entire question (e.g, all of its parts collectively for a multi-answer question). If the question fails the validation criteria, then em_validation_q_tip message will be displayed (it uses the CSS style .error). This tip uses the .em_q_fn_validation CSS style, which is hidden by default within template.css.

The main difference between this feature and the subquestion validation equations (em_validation_sq option) is that for this feature, if the question (or question parts) fail validation, then an error message could be shown. For the subquestion validation, each text entry cell (e.g., in an array question type, but it can also be applied to single entry question types) will be styled so that the background color is (light) red.

Veljavne vrednosti

  • Any equation that makes use of the ExpressionScript syntax, without surrounding curly braces.


  • You want to collect demographic information from users via a multiple short text question, and you want to validate that the user has entered a valid email address and phone number.

This example shows how the question looks with invalid answers:


And here is what it looks like with one invalid answer:


Here is how you edit a question to enter that information:


And here is part of the Show Logic File output that lets you check the accuracy of your expression and ensure that there are no syntax errors:


As you can see, the validation equation tests that both the email and phone number are either empty or match a regular expression filter.

The validation tip only shows the warning message if the phone or email appears invalid.

 Hint: In order to create complex validation messages, read about the usage of the ExpressionScript.

If you wish to import the example from above into your LimeSurvey installation, download the following .lsq file:

 Hint: Remember, LimeSuvey uses the Perl syntax for regular expressions, so they should start and end with / (slash character)!

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Insert page break in printable view (page_break)


This attribute is only active when you actually print a survey from the Printable View. It forces a page break before the question.

Available options

  • On
  • Off (default)

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Display map (display_map)


Enable the following option if you wish to have the addresses/locations marked on a map in the statistics page.

Available options

  • On (default)
  • Off

Display chart (display_chart)


This attribute allows the survey administrator to choose if a chart that contains the question results should be displayed to the survey participants after they filled out the survey.

Help.png Note: To have the chart displayed on the last page, you have to enable the following options:

Available options

  • On
  • Off (default)

Chart type (chart_type)


This attribute allows the survey administrator to choose which type of chart will be displayed to the respondent once he/she finished filling out the survey.

Help.png Note: Do not forget to change the question and survey settings in order to have the charts displayed at the end on the survey. For more details, check the wiki section on the display chart question attribute.

Available options

  • Bar chart
  • Pie chart
  • Radar
  • Line
  • PolarArea
  • Doughnut


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QS:Time limit timer style/sl

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