Q: Why is the final form different from I expected?

Yes, your instinct is correct. The final form is not a perfect restoration for your existing forms due to Google’s API limitations. Although Form Merger tried its best to transfer as much information as possible, you will still experience the caveats of the application. The following list includes the information that cannot be carried over the final form.

  • Short answer question’s
    • Correct answers and the Mark all other answers incorrect checkbox.
    • Image description
    • Response validation
  • Paragraph question’s
    • Image description
    • Response validation
  • Multiple choices question’s
    • Go to section based on answer option (branches)
    • Image description
    • Images for the options
    • Shuffle option order option
  • Checkboxes question’s
    • Go to section based on answer option (branches)
    • Image description
    • images for the options
    • Shuffle option order option
    • Response validation
  • Dropdown question’s
    • Go to section based on answer option (branches)
    • Image description
    • Shuffle option order option
  • Linear scale question’s
    • Image description
    • Scale from 1 to 2 or 0 to 2 is not supported
  • Multiple choice grid question’s
    • Image description
    • Points
    • Shuffle row order option
    • Limit to one response per column option
  • Checkbox grid question’s
    • Image description
    • Points
    • Shuffle row order option
    • Limit to one response per column option
    • Response validation
  • Date question’s
    • Include time option
    • Image description
  • Time & Duration question’s
    • Image description
  • Image’s
    • Alignment
  • Videos are broken
  • File upload questions not supported, omitted
  • Sections will be all replaced by Continue to next section.

Therefore, verify the items in your merged form against this list, and add the information on you own.

We will keep updating the application and list to reduce your manual work. Finger crossed!