Editing Page & Button Text, Errors, and Warning Messages
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Editing Page & Button Text, Errors, and Warning Messages

Text items can be edited in the Pages/Messages section of Settings. All survey text is customizable and translatable. This includes: labels on buttons, error and warning messages, automated emails, and all page text.

VIDEO: Changing Button Text
VIDEO: Change Text in Thank You, Quota Reached and other Pages
VIDEO: How to Add or Remove Buttons on a Page

To translate items to other languages for multi-language surveys, select the appropriate language from the Translations for language drop-down in the upper-right corner of the page.

It may be more convenient to edit pages and messages using the mass translate template. The Default Text for each item corresponds to the msgid in the mass translate template.
Generic Messages
Label in SettingsDefault TextDescription
Thank You PageThank you for taking the time to complete this survey.Shown when a respondent completes a survey
Survey Closed PageThe survey you are trying to take is either not live or not available to you.Shown if a survey is closed
Quota ReachedSorry, but our quota has been reached and we cannot accommodate any more participants for this survey.Shown if survey’s quota has been reached
Save and Continue PageSurvey saved successfully. When you want to continue answering your survey, please go to the following weblink: [url][email_link] You may also click on the link sent to you in the original email we sent you, or copy and paste the above link into a text document to save, create a bookmark that points to the link, or write it down on paper.Shown when a respondent has saved their survey for continuation later
Save and Continue Email SubjectLink to Continue Survey:Subject line of the save and continue email (the survey’s title will automatically be listed after the colon)
Save and Continue EmailPlease click the link below to continue the survey:Contents of the save and continue email (survey link will be included after the colon)
Save Continue Email PromptAn e-mail with the link has been sent to your inboxAppears on save and continue page after an email has been sent
Table of Contents HeadingTable of ContentsHeader for a survey’s table of contents
Validation Errors and Warnings
 

Warning messages

Label in SettingsDefault TextDescription
Page Contains ErrorsPlease check your answers below and correct them before continuing.Displays at the top of a survey page when a respondent enters a non-valid answer to a question with validation
Answer RequiredAn answer to this question is required.Displays when a respondent fails to answer a required question
Unique QuestionPlease check your answers below and correct them before continuing.Displays when a non-unique answer is entered for a question that requires a unique answer
Duplicate EmailThis email has already been usedDisplays if a user clicks on an email invite link more than once when a survey is invite-only
Termination PageThank you for taking the time to complete this survey.Displays when a survey is terminated
External Page RedirectionYou are about to leave this survey. Our site contains links to external sites and once you leave our site any information exchange is no longer subject to our privacy policy, but rather to that of the private site you visit.Message shown when respondent clicks a link in the survey to a different website. Only shown when option Exit link confirmations is selected in the Redirection Settings
Invalid Survey Password MessageInvalid survey password. Please try again.Appears when a user enters an invalid survey password.
Invalid Invite MessageIt appears that the invite code you have entered is incorrect. Please make sure you have entered it exactly as you received it.Appears when a user has entered an invalid invite code for a survey that is in invite only mode.
 

Validation Messages

 
Label in SettingsDefault TextDescription
CAPTCHA PromptPlease type in both of the words you see above.Prompts the user to fill out the CAPTCHA form when CAPTCHA verification is turned on in Access Restrictions settings.
CAPTCHA ErrorYour answers for the CAPTCHA could not be validated. Please try again.Displays when a respondent enters the CAPTCHA value incorrectly and CAPTCHA verification is turned on in Access Restrictions settings.
Words enteredWords enteredShown when there is word-limit validation set on a text response question. Text will be followed by “[Dynamic count of words enters]. Min:[Integer]. Max:[Integer]” where Min and Max are editable text values shown below
Characters enteredCharacters enteredShown when there is all-character validation set on a text response question. Text will be followed by “[Dynamic count of chars enters]. Min:[Integer]. Max:[Integer]” where Min and Max are editable text values shown below
MinimumMinShown as the label for the minimum value when length validation is set on a text response question
MaximumMaxShown as the label for the maximum value when length validation is set on a text response question
Notifications
 

Common Messages

 
Label in SettingsDefault TextDescription
Password PromptPasswordLabel for box where respondents will enter a password on password protected surveys.
Password ProtectedThis survey is password protected. Enter your password in the field below and click continue.Displays when a respondent visits a password-protected survey.
Respondent ReportsDownload individualized reports:This field is for a discontinued feature.
Bookmark MessageTo bookmark this link press CTRL+DPrompt beneath survey link on save and continue survey page
 

Unsubscription

 
Label in Settingsmsgid in Mass Translate Template (also default text)Description
Unsubscribe - SurveyUnsubscribe from this survey onlyOption presented a respondent clicks the unsubscribe link in the footer of a survey invite email
Unsubscribe - UserUnsubscribe from this survey and all future surveys from this userOption presented a respondent clicks the unsubscribe link in the footer of a survey invite email
Unsubscribe - AccountUnsubscribe from this survey and all future surveys from any user on this account.Option presented a respondent clicks the unsubscribe link in the footer of a survey invite email
Unsubscribed MessageYou have been unsubscribed from this survey and/or user, you will no longer receive according to your specified choice.Displays when the respondent selects one of unsubscribe options after clicking the unsubscribe link in a survey invite email
Resubscribed MessageYou have been resubscribed to this survey and/or user, you will receive future reminders and/or invitations.Displays if a respondent clicks the Resubscribe button after selecting an unsubscribe option
 

Invite-Only

 
Label in SettingsDefault TextDescription
Invite Only HeaderInvite OnlyHeader shown on the page respondents land on if a survey is in invite only mode and they don’t have an invite code in their URL
Invite Only PromptInvite CodeLabel for the box where respondents should enter an invite code on when a survey is in invite only mode.
Invite Only PageThis survey is invite only, if you have an invite code please enter it below:Message on the page respondents land on if a survey is in invite only mode and they don’t have an invite code in their URL
Generated Invite SubjectSurvey InviteEmail subject of the invite email that is generated when access restrictions allow a user to enter an email address to generate a survey invite code.
Generate Invite MessageHi, Thank you for taking interest in our survey. To visit the survey, please click the following link:Email body of the invite email that is generated when access restrictions allow a user to enter an email address to generate a survey invite code.
 

Email Required

 
Label in SettingsDefault TextDescription
Email Required HeaderEmail RequiredHeader for the page respondents see when access restriction Email provided is set.
Require Email MessageYou may enter your email below to gain access to this survey.Message that displays on the page respondents see when access restriction Email provided is set.
Email PromptEmailText box prompt that displays on the page respondents see when access restriction Email provided is set.
 

Completion

 
Label in SettingsDefault TextDescription
Already Completed HeaderSurvey RestrictionHeader that displays when a user tries to take a survey more than once from a particular location, computer, or IP address and access restrictions don’t allow them to.
Already Completed MessageYou have already completed this survey, thank you for your participation.This is a discontinued feature.
Already Completed with EditYou are not allowed to take this survey more than once. Click ‘continue’ to go back and change your answers.Message shown when user visits a previously completed survey and the access settings don’t allow them to take it a second time but display settings do allow them to edit responses.
Already Completed without EditYou are not allowed to take this survey more than once.Message shown when user visits a previously completed survey when access settings don’t allow them to take it a second time and display settings do not allow them to edit responses.
Buttons & Inputs
 

Text Inputs

 
Label in SettingsDefault TextDescription
Text FieldsType herePrompt that displays in a text response question if an initial value has not been set
Email AddressEmail AddressText that displays in text boxes requiring an email address
File Upload FieldChoose a file to uploadPrompt that displays on a file upload question
 

Navigation

 
Label in SettingsDefault TextDescription
Back buttonBackButton that allows respondents to move back to a previous page in a survey. Present if button is toggled on in Display Options settings
Next buttonNextButton that allows respondents to move forward pages in a survey
Submit buttonSubmitButton that allows respondents to submit a survey
 

Language Selector

 
Label in SettingsDefault TextDescription
Language promptLanguageThis is a discontinued feature
Go buttonGoThis is a discontinued feature
 

Other Buttons

 
Label in SettingsDefault TextDescription
Save and continueSave and continue laterButton that allows respondents to save a survey and continue it later. Present if button is toggled on in Display Options settings
Save PageSaveButton that allows respondents to save a survey. Present if button is toggled on in Display Options settings
Clear PageClearButton that allows respondents to clear their survey responses. Present if button is toggled on in display options
Continue buttonContinueButton that displays when there is a two step action respondents must complete before gaining access to a survey
Discard responsesDiscardButton that allows respondents to exit a survey and clear all responses. Present if the button labeled Exit Survey is toggled on in Display Options settings
Review responsesReview responsesPrompt before the buttons labeled PDF or Word that will be present if Display Options settings allow respondents to export and review their responses before submitting a survey
Download responsesDownload / Print ResponsesPrompt before the buttons labeled PDF or Word that will be present if Display Options settings allow respondents to export and review their responses after submitting a survey
Email me this linkEmail me this linkButton that generates a save and continue email on save and continue page
Unsubscribe buttonUnsubscribeButton presented when a respondent clicks the unsubscribe link in the footer of a survey invite email
Resubscribe buttonResubscribeButton presented after a respondent clicks the unsubscribe button after clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of a survey invite email