Input Box Question Type

The Single Textbox question allows you to collect short open-ended answers from respondents. You can also validate the question to require answers in a specific format.

When to Use It

If you want to gather any type of open ended response. Best used when answers will vary greatly and can't be predefined.

Options and Settings

For this question you can choose the following:

  • Require an answer (can not proceed until answered)
  • Format as text
  • Format as number


  • Will be displayed in a grid like format where you can search answers. The table will also contain a link where you can view each respondents individual answers.
  • You can filter results by what values the user entered for this question type.