Difference between revisions of "Random order"

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{{Alert|title=Attention|text=The order of randomization is currently not stored. So if the user is given the option to save/resume later the order will randomly change on resume.}}

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Random answer order (random_order)


This attribute causes LimeSurvey to ignore the existing order of answer options/subquestions, and instead it orders them randomly. It is important to note that this random order will be reordered each time the question is displayed. So, if someone returns to a question, the order will probably be different from the first time she saw it. This option permits the survey creator to diminish the survey bias. Please note that if a question has subquestions, the order of subquestions will be randomized, not the order of the answer options.

Available options

  • Yes - Randomize when participant enters survey
  • No (default)