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Grouping questions in sections
Sections group questions and routing items into folders for organizational purposes. See also Creating blocks of questions.
To create a new section
1 Click Insert > Routing Item > Section, or press Alt+I, R, C.
2 Create the questions you want to add to the section.
3 Select the questions using Shift+click or Ctrl+click.
4 Drag the questions in the Routings pane and drop them on top of the section icon.
The questions are added to the section.
5 The section has an automatically generated name. Optionally, select the default name and change it to a more meaningful name: see Section names.
To group existing questions in a section
1 Use Shift+click to select all the questions you want to group.
2 Click Group > Group In > Section, or press Alt+G, G, S.
A new Section item appears in the Routings pane, and the selected questions are moved into the section.
3 The section has an automatically generated name. Optionally, select the default name and change it to a more meaningful name: see Section names.
Section names
Names must be unique, cannot be empty and can contain only letters, numbers and the characters _ @ $ # .
The first character must be a letter or _.
Names cannot contain spaces.
See also
Grouping questions