Glossary of Scripted Solutions
Find specific solutions via various workflows and goals listed below. Each article link displays a overall goal for the scripted solution, as well as steps for success in implementing each script into projects, workflows, and surveys.
Bracket Continuous Values
Convert a continuous value (like age) into bracketed ranges to segment reports or create a pie chart for the data.
Carry Logic Quotas from one survey to another to expedite survey building and solutions.
Current Date and Time
Save the current date and/or time in a specific timezone for a response being collected in Alchemer.
Automatic Save and Continue from Share Link
Automatically include a Save and Continue function without requiring a respondent to enter an email address. When following the survey Share Link, respondents return to the in-progress response or the Thank You page if their survey response is completed.
Show Random Pages or Questions, Least Fill (Quotas)
Show a set of Random X Concepts or Brands using a Least Fill strategy to ensure questions present as evenly as possible.
Allow respondents to complete their response once past questions with quotas are presented, even if the quotas are later met by another respondent.
CSS snippets are available for globally changing interactions across an entire survey, solution, or workflow.
Mirror the Order of Randomized Options in Later Questions
Goal Mirror the order of randomized question options in a later question of the same question type. This solution works for the following question types: Checkbox Question Type Checkbox Grid Question Type Radio Button Question ...
Randomize Slider Question Left/Right Labels
Record the Order Randomized Pages are Displayed
Goal Record the order Randomized Pages were presented to a respondent. The below example shows the order three randomized pages were presented in response #11: Effort: ✔ ✔ ✔ Solution ...
Show One Random Page or Question
Goal Show one random page (or question). See also: Show Random Pages or Questions Branching: A/B Split Testing in Surveys Effort: ✔ ✔ ✔ Solution The solution uses the Hidden Value Action to ...
Show Random Pages or Questions, Solutions Page
Goal Show a random set of pages (or page groups or questions). Solution There are several solutions depending on the options needed. Randomizing Solution # shown Limit to earlier checkbox selection Balance method Balanc...
Show Random Pages or Questions, Basic Solution
Goal Show a limited number of random pages (or questions). See also: Show Random Pages or Questions Effort: ✔ ✔ ✔ Solution This solution fills a Hidden Value Action with a list of random values u...
Show Random Pages or Questions, Limit by Checkbox question
Goal Show a limited number of random follow up pages (or questions) based on selections made in a Checkbox question. A Prioritization Option ensures the respondent is always asked about a specific selection if checked (for example:...
Show a Random Number of Rows in a Radio Button Grid or Checkbox Grid question
Goal Show a Random Number of Rows in a Radio Button Grid or Checkbox Grid question. Effort: ✔ ✔ ✔ Solution Step 1 Add a Radio Button Grid or Checkbox Grid question to t...
Share Status of Quotas from a Survey
Goal Share the status of a survey's quotas with other members of an organization or team. Effort: ✔ ✔ ✔ Solution This solution requires users create a new survey to display the quota counts of the primary surve...
Timed Quiz or Test
Goal Present a survey with a timed section that must be completed within a specific amount of hours/minutes after the respondent starts the timed section. Effort: ✔ ✔ ✔ Solution This is a more flexible alternative to...