Designing Forms

How to insert one form into another in Magpi
When to use the Insert feature It's often useful to be able to insert the questions from one form into another form. This allows you to keep certain...
Tue, 1 Dec, 2015 at 8:54 AM
Checkbox questions in Magpi
In Magpi, checkbox questions are treated as a set of yes/no questions (this is different from the way they were treated in EpiSurveyor).  So, for example, i...
Tue, 10 May, 2016 at 9:40 AM
Setting Numeric Range Limits (Minimum and Maximum)
When you are creating a numeric question and wish to set an upper and lower "range limit" for the question, the easiest way is to enter your upper...
Tue, 28 Apr, 2015 at 11:04 AM
Previewing or Emulating my Forms
The best way to preview your forms is to simply open the form on your mobile device. However, if for some reason you do not yet have access to a phone or ...
Mon, 18 Jul, 2016 at 9:56 AM
How to Create a form in alternative Languages (e.g. Burmese)
Want to type questions in Arabic? Or have response options in Burmese?  Magpi allows you to use any language or alphabet.  Read below to find out how to ena...
Tue, 28 Apr, 2015 at 11:05 AM
Form creation tips (Question reordering/Drag)
Reorder by Dragging One way to reorder questions is by using the 'Drag' feature. To reorder by dragging Select question you intend to drag. Ho...
Wed, 22 Feb, 2017 at 7:42 AM
How to Use Logic in Magpi
TYPES OF LOGIC   There are 3 different types of logic in Magpi 1.      Skip Logic 2.      Message Logic 3.      Calculation Logic    1 - Skip Log...
Fri, 10 Mar, 2017 at 1:18 PM
Creating a multiple choice question with "other (specify)"
Users often want to create a multiple choice question and allow for the possibility for "other". They want the user to be able to choose "oth...
Fri, 15 Jan, 2016 at 1:03 PM
Using Subforms (Pro & Enterprise Users)
Introduction: Subforms on Paper A subform is a form that is embedded into another form (which is usually referred to as the main form, or parent for...
Fri, 3 Mar, 2017 at 12:18 PM
Importing Multiple Choice Options from Excel (including Filtered Multiple Choice)
This support document covers the following two features: 1 - Importing Multiple Choice Question Options 2 - Importing Filtered (...
Wed, 18 May, 2016 at 11:21 AM