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Re:Multiple question types in array modifiy 1 year 3 days ago #98524

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Can you activate a test survey for me to see?
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Re:Multiple question types in array modifiy 1 year 3 days ago #98528

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Hello tpartner

here is the test link: Link

Thanks for your efforts.
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Re:Multiple question types in array modifiy 1 year 3 days ago #98529

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Add this to the end of template.css:
.inlineRow td.questiontext {
	font-weight: normal;
}
 
#inlineWrapper0 td.questiontext {
	font-weight: bold;
}
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Re:Multiple question types in array modifiy 1 year 2 days ago #98553

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Amazing. Thank you very much. It works perfectly now.

Thanks for your help.

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lsorg


P.S. Now it is time for me to spend some money for this great project. :)
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Re: Multiple question types in array modifiy 11 months 10 hours ago #99427

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tpartner wrote:
Ah, I see. The "Multiple question types in array" workaround won't work for you because it's designed for individual questions, not array type or multiple-text type questions.

In your case I think it would be easiest to simply create a new column in your array and insert the "Age" text inputs into it.

Here's your survey back with the array question placed before the multiple-text question. The source of the array question contains the script below

A much belated thank you to tpartner for his gracious help getting an alternate workaround for this scenario, which seems to be working perfectly. Your assistance is greatly appreciated, even if it took me a few months to realise I hadn't actually posted a response .... :blush:
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Multiple question types in array - how to adopt for template blueandgrey? 8 months 3 weeks ago #101409

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Hello -

I successfully adopted the 'multiple questions in array' example (manual.limesurvey.org/images/5/59/Limesurvey_survey_62584.lss) for my purposes and it worked great - as Long as I used the Default template.

However, we are working with a template which is based on blueandgrey. We discovered an entry in this Forum where this issue was discussed and my colleague made several attempts to adjust the code but so far the result is that either None of the questions is displayed or - and this is the case with this latest Version - all questions are not listed side by side in an Array but one after the other (stacked vertically). And it does this now with both templates - Default and blueandgrey.

Any idea how to fix this?

This is what it Looks like at the Moment:
Test Survey multiple question types in array

Here is the code:
<script type="text/javascript" charset="utf-8">
 
	$(document).ready(function() { 
 
		// Call the "sideBySide" function with number of rows, columns and start question (?)
		sideBySide(3, 5, 1);   
    });
 
	function sideBySide(rows, columns, startQuestion) {
 
		/*********** 
		Display multiple questions side by side
		***********/
 
		if ($('div.qRow1').length == 0) {
 
			var rowNum = 0;
			var colNum = 1;
			var rowList = new Array(); 
 
			//////// Add question classes for later use ////////
 
			// Loop through all questions and add row and column specific classes
			$('div[id^="question"]').each(function(i) {
				if(rowNum <= rows { // This IF condition only needed if there are questions following the "inline" questions
					$(this).addClass('qRow'+rowNum+'').addClass('qCol'+colNum+'').addClass('inlineQuestion');
					if(rowNum == 0 && colNum > 1) {
						$(this).addClass('columnLabel');
					}
					if(rowNum > 0 && colNum == 1) {
						$(this).addClass('rowLabel');
					}
					else if(rowNum > 0 && colNum > 1) {
						$(this).addClass('questionCell');
					}
					if(colNum == columns) {
						rowList.push('qRow'+rowNum+'');
						rowNum++;
						colNum = 1;
					}
					else {
						colNum++;
					}
				}
				else {
					$(this).addClass('normalQuestion');
				}
			}); 
 
			//////// Survey layout manipulation ////////
 
			// Fix the width of the survey
			$('table.container').css({
				'width': '900px'
			});
 
			// Wrap each "row" in a wrapper div
			$(rowList).each(function(i) {
				$('.'+this+'').wrapAll('<div id="inlineWrapper'+i+'" class="inlineRow" />');
			}); 
 
			// Style the wrapper divs
			$('.inlineRow').css({
				'width': '850px',
				'margin': '0 auto 0 auto',
				'clear': 'both'
			});
			$( '.inlineRow:first' ).css({
				'margin-top': '10px'
			});
 
			// Get all the questions to sit politely side by side
			$( '.inlineQuestion' ).css({
				'float': 'left',
				'overflow':'hidden',
				'margin-bottom': '-1px'    
			});
			$( '.inlineQuestion div.question' ).css({
							'padding':'0',
							'height':'41px',
							'margin': '0',
							'border': '0 none',
							'width': '100%'
			});
			$( '.inlineQuestion .questionhelp' ).hide();
			$( '.inlineQuestion .survey-question-help' ).parent().hide();
 
			// A little space under the last row
			$( '.inlineRow:last .inlineQuestion' ).css({
				'margin-bottom': '10px'
			});
 
			// Any questions not displayed inline (this is only needed if there are questions following the "inline" questions)
			$( '.normalQuestion' ).css({
				'clear': 'both'   
			});
 
			//////// Column manipulation ////////
 
			// Set the column widths - can be set individually if necessary
			// Must add up to less than 100%
			$( '.qCol1' ).css({
				'width': '12%'
			});
			$( '.qCol2, .qCol3, .qCol4, .qCol5' ).css({
				'width': '22%'
			});
 
			//////// Question manipulation ////////
 
			// Hide the answer element in boilerplate questions
			$( 'div.boilerplate .answers' ).hide();
 
			// Hide the question text elements in non-boilerplate questions
			$('div.questionCell .questiontext').hide();
 
			// Push the question tables to 100%
			$( 'div.inlineRow table' ).css({
				'width': '100%'
			});
 
			// Get everything to line up nicely vertically
			$( '.inlineQuestion .questiontext, .inlineQuestion .answers p' ).css({
				'text-align': 'center'
			});
 
			// Adjust cell heights so everything lines up nicely horizontally
			$( '.inlineQuestion .answers, .inlineQuestion .questiontext' ).css({
				'height':'35px',
				'overflow':'hidden',
				'padding':'0.5em'
			});
			$( '#inlineWrapper0 .inlineQuestion' ).css({ 'height':'50px' });
			$( '#inlineWrapper0 .questiontext' ).css({
				'height':'50px'
			});
 
			// Yes-no question styles
			$( 'div.yes-no ul' ).css({
				'text-align': 'center',
				'font-size': '90%',
				'margin': '0',
				'padding-bottom': '5px'
			});
			$( 'div.yes-no li' ).css({
				'padding-right': '1.5em'
			});
			$( 'div.yes-no .answers' ).css({
				'padding-bottom': '0'
			});
 
			// Short-text question styles
			$( 'div.text-short input' ).css({
				'width': '125px',
				'margin-left': '0'
			});
 
			// Numeric question styles
			$( 'div.numeric input' ).css({
				'width': '125px',
				'margin-left': '0'
			});
			$( 'div.numeric p.tip' ).css({
				'display': 'none'
			});
 
			// Get rid of the margins around select boxes    
			$( 'p.question' ).css({ 'margin':'0' }); 
 
		}
	}
 
</script>
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Multiple question types in array - how to adopt for template blueandgrey? 8 months 2 weeks ago #101486

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You have an typo in your script causing a fatal JavaScript error.

This:
if(rowNum <= rows {

Should be this:
if(rowNum <= rows) {
Cheers,
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Multiple question types in array - how to adopt for template blueandgrey? 8 months 2 weeks ago #101490

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Oops - Thanks - with this correction the side-by-side function now works with the default template but still not with blueandgrey (it does not Show any of the questions - which was my actual problem).
Greetings
Daniel
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Multiple question types in array - how to adopt for template blueandgrey? 8 months 1 week ago #101814

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tpartner wrote:
You have an typo in your script causing a fatal JavaScript error.

This:
if(rowNum <= rows {

Should be this:
if(rowNum <= rows) {

Again: Thank you for this correction of the script; however, this still does not resolve my original problem that the side-by-side function works with the Default template but does not work with the Blueandgrey template (none of the questions that I want to arrange in an array shoes up). I would be really happy about ideas how to fix this.
Greetings -
Daniel
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Re: Multiple question types in array modifiy 7 months 2 weeks ago #102440

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Hi
I tried to use this question with function sidebyside with the Template: limespired, but is not working.
Have you a solution how can i do it?

Thanks
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