Designing Forms

Designing Complex Logic in Magpi
This article demonstrate how you can hide certain sections of your form depending on previously responses. Example: You want to collect immunisation inf...
Mon, 26 Feb, 2018 at 10:42 AM
Subform Lists (Pro and Enterprise Users)
To understand subform list questions, you must understand the use of subforms in Magpi. To illustrate subform lists, imagine you have a form and two s...
Mon, 27 Jul, 2015 at 2:38 PM
How to use Template Forms in Magpi
What Are Template Forms, and Who Can Use Them? Templates are sample forms.  Magpi Enterprise users can tag selected forms with the word "...
Mon, 13 Jun, 2016 at 8:52 AM
How to create filtered (cascading) multiple choice questions in Magpi
Magpi's new filtered (or "cascading") multiple choice feature allows you to use one multiple choice question to filter or limit the opti...
Tue, 10 Apr, 2018 at 7:53 AM
Re-order multiple choice response options by dragging
You can re-order the response options in a Magpi multiple choice question just by clicking and dragging. 
Mon, 7 Dec, 2015 at 6:06 PM
Photo/Image Questions (Pro and Enterprise only)
Magpi Pro and Enterprise users have the option of including image questions in their forms (Android only).  An image question allows the data collector usin...
Mon, 18 Sep, 2017 at 2:07 PM
Back up your forms to xForm (Enterprise users only)
Enterprise users can create a backup copy of their form specifications (i.e. the questions and logic, etc, that make up the form) by using the Export xform ...
Thu, 17 Dec, 2015 at 10:59 AM
Importing Questions from Excel into a New or Existing Form
Magpi allows you to import a list of questions from Microsoft Excel, either to create a new form or to add to an existing form. Creating the Excel ...
Tue, 6 Nov, 2018 at 12:42 PM
GPS Question Vs GPS stamp
Have you thought of taking GPS coordinates without having an actual GPS question? Well, you can record a location's coordinates each time a record is t...
Thu, 2 Feb, 2017 at 7:46 AM
Troubleshooting "I cannot edit my form"
If you are having trouble editing your form, here are two things you might want to look at: Are there any errors in the Form Design? When you click ...
Tue, 15 Aug, 2017 at 9:11 AM