SharePoint 2013: Survey Creation for SharePoint Admins

SharePoint Surveys: Learn how you can collect a large amount of data in a short period of time.
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  • Lectures 40
  • Length 2.5 hours
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  • Languages English
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Published 7/2015 English

Course Description

*UPDATED: Nov. 8, 2016*

You, your co-workers, your company, can't make good decisions without information.

How do you collect that information?

You can collect that data the classic way of distributing paper forms, and wait for them to be returned, if they have been completed at all. Then when you do get them back you have to tally them.

Why go through so much trouble when your company already uses SharePoint?

With this course you can learn how to collect meaningful information with SharePoint.

With SharePoint Surveys You Can:

  • Create web-based questionnaires
  • Collect data in an efficient, and cost-effective way
  • Summarize your results
  • and more.


Take a look at the lectures for the example survey in Section 2, they are free.

To get a real understanding about Survey Maintenance, watch Section 4.

When you want to become really comfortable creating surveys in SharePoint, complete all the lectures, including the Test Your Skills, Bonus Resources, and Speed Challenge sections, after all the name of the course is Create Surveys in a Matter of Minutes.

This course will help you create SharePoint surveys in no time at all.


Exercises and Handouts

Along with video content, step-by-step handouts will help you reinforce what you learned, walk you through new survey exercises.

Is This Course for You?

This course is for anyone whose job responsibilities include working with SharePoint, and who wants to create a poll, track issues, gather information, or build a tool for in-depth research.

To ensure your success, knowledge of basic features of SharePoint, like site navigation, is recommended.


Enroll now to learn how to collect meaningful information with SharePoint.

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What are the requirements?

  • To ensure your success, you should have knowledge of basic features of SharePoint 2013, like site navigation. The proper permissions to create surveys in SharePoint is required. Be sure to check your permissions with your SharePoint Administrator.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • At the end of this course, students will be more comfortable creating surveys in SharePoint 2013. You will learn SharePoint's easy to use, yet powerful survey builder. You will also learn how to connect survey data to other Microsoft Office applications, like Excel, and Access.

What is the target audience?

  • This course is for everyone whose job responsibilities include working with SharePoint 2013, and who wants to create a poll, track issues, gather feedback, or build a tool for in-depth research.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

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Get rewarded.
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Section 1: Latest SharePoint 2013 Surveys Quick Tip

Get the latest Quick Tips from SharePoint 2013: How to Quickly Create Quality Surveys

Section 2: SharePoint Survey Creation

You need to collect data, fast and your company uses SharePoint.
So why not utilize the Survey feature to collect meaningful information from across your company?


The first step to creating a quality survey is to have a plan.
This lecture covers what you need to consider before you create your first survey question.


This lecture demonstrates how you set up your survey and get it ready to start creating your questions.


What type of answers would you like to receive? Yes/No, Currency, Date, Text?
Learn about the different answer types available in SharePoint 2013 surveys.


Branching logic enables surveys to change according to the responses to specific questions.


An introduction to column validation. Create custom validations and messages to ensure the proper data is entered into your survey.

11 pages

This Section Walkthrough takes you through the exercises in Section 1: Survey Creation of this SharePoint Survey course

Section 3: SharePoint Survey: End User Feedback

Create a SharePoint survey with a User Feedback example


Create the questions used in the End User Feedback SharePoint survey


Test to make sure the End User Feedback SharePoint survey is working as expected

Section 4: SharePoint Survey Maintenance

Not every survey will be created 100% perfectly every time.
Learn how to edit your surveys with ease.


When you know how to respond to surveys, you can make sure that your users know how to as well.


Did you enter incorrect information into your survey response?
With proper permissions you can make changes to your responses.


Now that your users have responded to your survey, you can see their responses in multiple views.


If the SharePoint built in views don't meet your needs, create your own.


Custom views are easy, not only to create, but also to make changes to and modify.


When you want to be notified when a survey is created, edited, or deleted, create an alert.


No need to create similar surveys from scratch every time. Saving surveys as a template will save you a lot of time in the future.


Learn how to delete a survey in SharePoint 2013

19 pages

This Section Walkthrough takes you through the exercises in Section 3: Survey Maintenance of this SharePoint Survey course

Section 5: SharePoint Survey: Training Evaluation

Create a SharePoint survey with a Training Evaluation example


Create the questions used in the Training Evaluation SharePoint survey


Test to make sure the Training Evaluation SharePoint survey is working as expected


Survey Maintenance example for the Training Evaluation SharePoint survey


Change the columns that are displayed in the results for the SharePoint survey

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Section 6: SharePoint Survey: Exit Interview - Speed Challenge

How quickly can you create a survey in Microsoft SharePoint 2013?


Here are the questions for your Microsoft SharePoint 2013 Survey Speed Challenge


Test the SharePoint survey to see if it works as designed

Section 7: Test Your SharePoint Survey Skills Exercises
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Create a SharePoint survey with a Help Desk Follow Up example

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Create a SharePoint survey with an Event Satisfaction example

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Create a SharePoint survey with a Hiring Process example

Section 8: Wrap Up

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What can you do, now that the course is complete, to help you with Surveys in Microsoft SharePoint 2013?

Here are your next steps.

Section 9: SharePoint Survey Bonus Resources
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Do you need to analyze your results in a spreadsheet?
Exporting to Microsoft Excel is fast, and easy.

Creating PivotTables and PivotCharts from Exported Results - NEW!
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When you need your survey results in a relational database, you can link them to Microsoft Access.

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