Importing survey questions from a text file

Survey questions can be created offline using BeachBoard’s Text Format File. Follow the steps below to access a template for creating the text file.

Import survey questions from a text file

  1. On the Manage Surveys page, click the Question Library icon or open a survey and choose the Survey Layout/Questions tab.
    Question Library screenshot
  2. Click Import.
    Import screenshot
  3. Choose “From a Desire2Learn Text Format File” from the Import Source drop-down list.
  4. If you simply want to download the text file template to begin creating your questions, select the CSV Sample File link and Save the file on your computer.
  5. To upload a question file you have completed, click Browse and select the file you want upload to the question library. Click Open.
  6. Click Save.
    Import Text File screenshot
  Last Updated 7/20/11