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  1. save form URL

    add option to save "edit your response" URL with other URLs in spreadsheet

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    • Make Form Publisher compatible with Team Drives

      Allow Form Publisher to run if the form, template, and receiving folder is located in a team drive.

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      • Multiple form output to one generated Doc or Sheet

        The ability to have the data from one form generated by multiple users compiled into one Doc or Sheet. For example: User A completes Form 1 and the information is sent to Sheet X. User B completes Form 1 and the information is also sent to Sheet X, information would just be in a different row or column; so on and so forth.

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        • Be able to change email that form publisher sends from easily

          I created the form using one domain and now we've had to purchase a new domain and I need to transfer everything to the new domain before the old one expires. My .org email is where the completed forms are sent from currently. I'm able to change the destination of the forms, but I need them to be sent from my new .com email. I'm at a loss as to how to do this without loosing everything.

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          • PDF and Doc links not inserted in the response spreadsheet

            We were thinking of buying a paying plan but actually when we answer to our form, a google doc and a pdf are well generated in my drive folder but there is no link to these documents in the response spreadsheet... No [Form Publisher] columns and links ... It's a bit desapointing as we were about to buy the illimited plan ... thank you for your answer

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            • Allow report to be re-created / manual trigger of Form Publisher script for particular report

              I recently discovered a problem with the output from Form Publisher. I modified my template and form to work around the issue, but now I can't refresh/recreate the reports created from the last few form submissions. It would be nice if there was an option to refresh an existing report or re-publish a report when errors are corrected.

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              • Display Variable Names

                It would be great if there was a paired GDoc plugin which gave you a field picker for the corresponding form so you can add them in without typing them all (especially useful for more complex question types). An alternative short-term solution would be to generate a list of the variable names in the form (rather than those in the template) so these can be copied and pasted over...

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                • Use respondent's name or email address as a marker

                  Use respondent's name or email address as a marker in the body and title.

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                  • Customize the "From:" of the email that is sent

                    It wasn't until tonight, when I called Google support, that I realized that the reason why my email filter wasn't working correctly is because my other email address is tied to my main one.

                    Here's the issue. When the forms are completed I set it to email me a copy of the completed form. However, the intent is that I know that the form has been sent. Because the "To:" address is the primary user and the other email address is also tied to the email address even with a filter all the messages get filed away. So, I have…

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                    • Bug Fixing for Checkboxes.

                      The way checkboxes are managed now is not satisfactory.

                      Google Sheet puts a Coma and a Space between different answers.
                      Example= answera, answerb, answerc, answerd, answere, ..., and so on

                      Form Publisher (I do not know why) just eliminates the space. I think this is a BUG.

                      Consequently, the result in my merged template looks like a very long word. Totally unreadable.
                      Example= answera,answerb,answerc,answerd,answere,..., and so on.

                      Can you see what I mean?
                      Maybe the solution is easy on this one.

                      In addition, this user had a very good idea:
                      https://formpublisher.uservoice.com/forums/281193-feature-requests/suggestions/15509313-users-can-choose-their-own-separator-character-for.

                      Of course, I would love to choose how…

                      12 votes
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                      • Resize uploaded images

                        The new option to upload images to appear as actual images on the pdf, rather than just links, is excellent. But these cannot be resized and one photo tends to fill a whole side of A4, where I would like 4 or 6 to a page. So, for instance, if I have a marker in a table cell, the image should resize to fit within the cell.

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                        • Have Uploaded Photos Appear on Form

                          I'm not sure if this is possible, but it would be great if the images uploaded to the Google Form would then also appear on the published form as the actual image - not just a link. That way, viewers of the published form can get all the necessary information immediately, without hopping between programs.

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                          • New Google forms add-on

                            is there any way you can be implemented into the new Google Forms? I don't see the ability to use your add-on when transitioning into the new google forms.

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                            • Cats or Dogs?

                              I love cats & DOGS just don't know which one to choose.

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                              • Form Publisher Support, We just purchased the year membership for our forms. Is it possible to have the form only generate if the report me

                                Form Publisher Support,

                                We just purchased the year membership for our forms. Is it possible to have the form only generate if the report meets a defined condition, such as: if report status is Awaiting Approval, it will not generate, but if the report status is Approved, it will generate.

                                We run into this problem because many reports are denied and sent back to the user. (The link to edit is attached in our emails. They go in and edit the form and submit it once again. Form publisher does not create a new generated one with the updated information…

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                                • Auto Generate an email with an attachment

                                  I would like to be able to auto generate an email to someone that is mentioned in the form and the pdf be sent as an attachment to that person as well. For example, if I am filling out the form and I type in an email address, I want that person to also get a copy of the PDF.

                                  9 votes
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                                  • When passing multiple items to the document from a "check all that apply" answer, there should be some way to format or separate the items.

                                    Let's say you wanted to list topping options for pizza. The user can check everything they might want on their pizza. Presently I see the options all strung together (Mushrooms Onions Peppers) and I would like to be able to add line breaks between each option.

                                    9 votes
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                                    • Have The Google Form URL in Spreadsheet (as PDF & Sheet URL)

                                      I would like a Form URL in the Spreadsheet as the PDF

                                      It will be more easy to modify the Form

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                                      • Default Font Option for Form answers

                                        When creating a Document template using the publisher generator it would be great if we could select a default color or even font for the answers so that they will stand out from the other generic type set of the form.

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                                        • Include a BCC option (instead of direct email) in the notification process

                                          Currently, the notification can be sent to a list of recipients directly. The form designer may not want the survey participant to know that their response is sent to a group of people. A BCC (blind carbon copy) option will be good to hide the list of recipients from the survey participant.

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