Meaning of the Symbols: Questionnaire

You are offered numerous operating elements to edit questionnaires, most of them have a symbol which represents the respective function. In this section, you get a complete overview of the symbols used and their meaning.

Symbol

Description

Questionnaire. The symbol indicates the uppermost node of element hierarchy of a questionnaire.

Expert Mode On/Off. When the expert mode is switched off, you are offered the following content oriented questionnaire elements:

Page. The questionnaire contains at least one page. You can create further pages.

Question Group. Used as a grouping element for questions, question tables, or other question groups.

Question. Contains the question text and a configurable input element to answer the question.

Option. Represents one of more answer possibilities for questions that are not of the type input field.

Question Table. Used as a grouping element for question rows and answer columns.

Question row. Contains the text of a question (or statement) and a configurable input element to reply.

Answer column. Contains additional input elements to reply (for example, for the combination of answer defaults and free text).

Text Display. Contains static text without input possibility (for example, for notes on filling out the questionnaire).

Expert Mode On/Off. When the expert mode is switched on, you are offered the following technical oriented questionnaire elements:

Multi-row input field. Used to enter longer texts (comments, explanations).

Single-row input field. Used to enter short texts, in particular numeric values.

Checkbox

Selection List

Selection Field Group

Option. Represents one of more answer possibilities for questions that are not of the type input field.

Checkbox Group

Dynamic Option List

Graphic

Condition

Form Parameter

Pushbutton

See also:

Screen Areas for Editing the Questionnaire