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How to configure the "Scanner" type question?

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Written by Aristotle
Updated over a week ago

This type of question allows the user to read a barcode or QR code, using the camera of the mobile device.

This question can be configured so that the application detects several kinds of barcodes, QR codes or to recognize it automatically. 

Here's a demo of how to set up this question:

  • To add the question to your form and define its function:

1. Click the "+" button (blue color) or Add New Question in the lower-left corner.

2.In the new question, define:

  • Title: Define the question title. This field appears in the exported document.

  • Description: you can enter a description or explanation related to the question. This field appears only in the app, and does not appear in the exported document.

3. At the end of the question you will find the alternative: Required.

  • Required: you can define whether the question must be answered before proceeding to answer the form.

4. In "N/A" field you can define the respective code you would like to collect. The most common are Product (simple bar code) or a QR Code.

5. To save the question, click the "Save" button.

Here is an overview of how this type of question is presented on the app:


All set!! 

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