Surveys using Google Docs

by danielfjb » Tue, 17 May 2011 06:03:13 GMT


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 Hi, I need to embed a google doc form in my android application. The
client doesn't want the user has to download the google docs
application to open it, nor any third party application. I'll
appreciate if you guys could help me.

Thanks in advance


Daniel Jimnez B.

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Re: Surveys using Google Docs

by TreKing » Tue, 17 May 2011 10:05:42 GMT


 



Google Docs exists on the internets, which you can access with a Browser or
WebView ...

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Re: Surveys using Google Docs

by Zsolt Vasvari » Tue, 17 May 2011 10:25:41 GMT


 > Google Docs exists on the internets, which you can access with a Browser or

Can you send the full code of how to do that?  Pretty please?

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Re: Surveys using Google Docs

by Nicholas Johnson » Tue, 17 May 2011 10:32:34 GMT


 I'm not sure if the pretty please is going to do it... maybe with a cherry 
on top though...

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Re: Surveys using Google Docs

by danielfjb » Tue, 17 May 2011 23:09:34 GMT


 Yes, a WebView works fine.

But maybe are there more options?, maybe an API of google, to get
question by question of the form? In this way I could make an
application showing one by one depending on the type of the question.
I've been reading the Google Document List API but I haven't found
anything yet.
I presented the browser option, but they didn't like it because it
shows the whole form like in a regular browser, with blank spaces in
both sides, also they don't want the user has to manage the zoom.

If you have more ideas would be great!!

Thank you for your reply







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Re: Re: Surveys using Google Docs

by TreKing » Tue, 17 May 2011 23:24:34 GMT


 



Google Docs Forms are backed by a Google Docs Spreadsheet, which offers
several APIs for accessing (and even adding to) the data in the spreadsheet.

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Re: Surveys using Google Docs

by danielfjb » Fri, 20 May 2011 00:09:04 GMT


 Sorry about the other posts in the other blogs.

I've been looking the spreadsheet that the google form creates, but I
don't see where the question structure is.

I mean, for example for a checkbox question, in the spreadsheet only
appear the title of the question, and the answers, but no the whole
options and the type of the question.

I this information hidden inside the spreadsheet?? or where can I get
this information, if I get the spreadsheet with the API.

Thanks






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Re: Re: Surveys using Google Docs

by Mark Murphy » Fri, 20 May 2011 00:11:50 GMT


 


Questions regarding Google Docs belong on a list or forum pertaining
to Google Docs. This is not that list.

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