Survey ID creation difference in 2.0 ??

4 years 1 month ago #92408 by aukevann
Hi all,

In LimeSurvey 1.92 I create many version of the same survey.
To recognize these (I have Excel macro's that extract the data from LimeSurvey) it is important to me that I can determine the Survey_ID when I create a new survey. In 1.92 I do this by exporting the survey, changing the ID in the exported file then importing again. This way the new survey has the new ID.

However, I now find out that this does not work in 2.0. When I import is assignes another number.
Help, this is really a problem for the way we use this.
Can anybody explain why this is different?
Does anybody know how we can choose the Survey_ID ourselves in 2.0?


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4 years 1 month ago #92526 by DenisChenu

With a lss file, i test export from LS 1.92, the survey id are 10000.
Import in 2.0 (last GIT version, near last build).

And the surveyid are not modified.

Maybe only if sid > 10000 ?


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