Alias + Token

1 month 2 weeks ago #183905 by BITCNI
Alias + Token was created by BITCNI
Our current Limesurvey URL is .
We have paid for the program, so we have an Alias:

I've given myself a token to test, which works when I go to <token>, but if I try to use the alias with the token ( <token>), I get a 401 error.

Have I done something wrong?

I've generated Token for a list of users, as it's a closed survey, so I need to be able to Email these out from our CRM system, and the email needs to contain the Token in the correct format, ie,

Can someone please advise why the token works with the Limesurvey URL but not the Alias URL?

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1 month 2 weeks ago #183908 by holch
Replied by holch on topic Alias + Token
As this is specific to your account of the hosted version of Limesurvey, please contact the Limesurvey GmbH via the "support" link in the top navigation and create a support ticket.

However: How did you log in into your LS installation? Via or via

For the tokens links to work with a URL you need to login via this URL and create the links this way.

At least your URL seems to point correctly to

I think you will need to check this with the guys behind Limesurvey Pro. Here in the forum the support comes mainly from volunteers for the software itself and not the hosting.

I'm not a LimeSurvey GmbH member. I answer at the LimeSurvey forum in my spare time. No support via private message.
Some helpful links: Manual (EN) | Question Types | Workarounds
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1 month 2 weeks ago - 1 month 2 weeks ago #183941 by cdorin
Replied by cdorin on topic Alias + Token
Hello @BITCNI,

Thank you for your post. We have also answered your ticket.

If you are using tokens, the token will be attached like this to your link: {surveyID} / token / {tokencode}

Please note that you can also email your survey participants: .

Also, as @holch pointed out, log into your instance from .
Last edit: 1 month 2 weeks ago by cdorin.

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