Rename, Copy, or Delete a Survey or Quiz

WebQ puts all of the tools to manage your surveys and quizzes in one place -- the Summary page. The Summary page is the central hub for managing your survey, and provides an overview of the settings you chose while creating your survey. From the Summary page, you can follow links to perform many tasks, such as renaming, copying, deleting a survey or quiz, and much more.

Rename a Survey or Quiz

In the "About this Survey (or Quiz)" section of the Summary page, you can rename, copy, and delete your quiz or survey. You can also view the survey URL and survey information such as the number of questions in the quiz or survey.

Follow these steps to rename your survey or quiz:

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  2. On the Summary page, under "About this Survey or Quiz", click Rename. You will move to the "Rename a Survey" page.
  3. Enter a new name for the survey. The name will help you identify the survey when working in WebQ, and will be displayed on the published survey (unless you enter a custom title by editing the survey appearance).
  4. Click Save. You will return to the Summary page.

Copy a Survey or Quiz

Follow these steps to copy your survey or quiz:

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  2. On the Summary page, under "About this Survey or Quiz", click Copy. You will move to the "Copy a Survey" page.
  3. Enter a new name for the copied survey. The name will help you identify the survey when working in WebQ, and will be displayed on the published survey (unless you enter a custom title by editing the survey appearance).
  4. From the "Copy as a" drop-down menu, select whether you want the copy to be a survey or a quiz. This option allows you to change a survey to a quiz, and vice versa.
  5. Indicate if this survey is a research survey subject to review by the UW Human Subjects Division (IRB) or is a confidential survey.
  6. If this survey is subject to HSB review, select to record and store your data as anonymous or confidential.
  7. Click Next. You will return to the Summary page for the copied survey or quiz.

Delete a Survey or Quiz

Follow these steps to delete your survey or quiz:

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  2. On the Summary page, under "About this Survey or Quiz", click Delete. You will move to the "Delete a Survey" page.
  3. Confirm that you want to delete the survey by selecting Yes, delete this survey.
  4. Click Delete. You will return to the WebQ home page.

Last modified: November 10, 2014