Redirect at the end of a survey





to setup text to be displayed to the respondent after the interview has completed or when it has stopped.  These can also be used to setup a redirect.

You can use a REFRESH meta tag as the text to force a redirect.  For example, the following would redirect to this blog when the interview completes.

IOM.Texts.EndOfInterview = "<meta http-equiv='REFRESH' content='0; URL=' />"

Setup different texts for


to redirect respondents differently based on the interview.  For example, you might redirect respondents that failed quota to another survey or redirect respondents who answered a particular question to a particular page.

If you need to include an ampersand in your URL, then use the


construct for getting the & past the HTML validator in the HTML player.  If you forget and use just &, you will see the HTML for the URL on your end page, rather than being redirected.ode

How to use DMQuery

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The mrStudio connection wizard

When you write mrStudio scripts you will frequently need to create connection strings. To help you achieve this , and to help you not to have to remember all the properties that you may want to use , there is a database connection string builder tool inside of mrStudio to walk you through the process of building a string and getting you the correct connection information.

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Using the datalink properties wizard

No mater what you do with dimensions you will almost definitely come across the “Datalink Properties Wizard”, this article shows you how to use it. In this article we are going to connect to the museum database that comes with the Dimensions Development Library. It can be found in the following directory.

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How do I check my connection to my mrInterview SQL database

You have your mrInterview system setup, but you are unsure if the SQL database is accessible to you. The first thing to do would be to talk to your IT guys and see what they have to say, if they say you should be able to connect then the quickest way for you to double check is to try and make the SQL connection. Ask them to provide you with the SQL login details ( name of server, user login and password ) and once you have this, you are ready to go.

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Report at end

At some stage you may be asked to produce a report at the end of the survey to allow the user to print off or just view their answers to the questions they selected. Now there are many ways this can be achieved but in this example we will show you a simple way of doing this. And once you have this structure it could be taken further. What we will do is to create a survey, collect an email address and then send the respondent an email with their survey responses in html format in the email, after viewing them on the screen. We will not cover the send email bit in this example, but you can see how to do this in another article on this website.

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Importing CVT & SEQ files into Surveycraft.

With Dimensions it is possible to convert Dimensions data into a surveycraft format. To do this you need some DLLS installed on your machine and an mrs script. Once run , the script products a CVT ( metadata ) and SEQ ( data ) file. To Get these into surveycraft you need to do the following.

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How do I loop the complex questions

You have been working on looping through your MDD for a while now and your code is almost complete, you have a few things left on your list to resolve, one of them is “How do i loop the complex questions”. This article explains how to do this and hopefully shows you some very useful concepts that can be re-used.

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