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|11627||Feature requests||[All Projects] Other||public||2016-09-06 14:42||2016-09-21 12:02|
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|Summary||11627: Import .csv to update participant data|
I'd like to be able to update participant data on a live survey via .csv import. This would primarily be to change existing records rather than add new. Say, to update
Thanks for considering the request.
As mentioned in the forum 'Can I do this with LimeSurvey?' https://www.limesurvey.org/forum/can-i-do-this-with-limesurvey/106946-update-participants-data-on-live-survey#141366
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The real issue with dataoperations like this is that LimeSurvey has no pause mode.
The time gap between exporting and importing can cause change of data which is lost.
Currently there is only an importmode under "Create Entries".
Thanks for the comment. The use-case that brought me here (my first survey): a mistake with the original Create->Import->.csv - where only the first 50 records had a valid
(Luckily, or by great design, the bounces suggest that the single character names were not used in the To header - they went as "To: firstname.lastname@example.org" rather than "To: O <email@example.com>").