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Multiple option question and option "Other" 3 years 6 months ago #55482

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Hi,

I am creating a survey with a series of multiple options questions and having option "Other" and questions are not mandatory.
When filling a survey some questions won`t let me proceed with option "Other" ticked and withouth any text in the box beside, for some of questions which are just the same and even copied I can tick other and proceed without comment in it.

So for some questions it is ok, but for other I am getting this error

You've marked the "other" field for question "xxxxyyyy?". Please also fill in the accompanying "other comment" field.

Is this a bug? or am I missing something?

Thanks
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Re: Multiple option question and option "Other" 3 years 6 months ago #55494

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No, the behaviour should be constistent - if the "Other" checkbox is selected the "Other" text input is manatory.

Have you upgraded to the latest stable version?
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Tony Partner

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Re: Multiple option question and option "Other" 3 years 6 months ago #55902

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I'm setup a multiple option question that has mandatory 2 options that must be selected and an optional Other whose label I changed into "comments". I'm getting a php or apache error saying


( ! ) Notice: Undefined index: other_comment_mandatory in C:\wamp\www\limesurvey\qanda.php on line 3016
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# Time Memory Function Location
1 0.0062 650944 {main}( ) ..\admin.php:0
2 0.2964 7503840 include( 'C:\wamp\www\limesurvey\admin\preview.php' ) ..\admin.php:267
3 0.3708 9669760 retrieveAnswers( ) ..\preview.php:55
4 0.4550 10156896 do_multiplechoice( ) ..\qanda.php:629
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