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07180Bug reports[All Projects] Import/Exportpublic2013-01-14 13:54
Assigned Toc_schmitz 
Status closedResolutionwon't fix 
Product Version2.00+ 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary07180: Unable to import a question group
DescriptionAttached survey is an example of any survey result.

Error: "This is not a valid LimeSurvey group structure XML file."
Steps To Reproduce1. Navigate to a valid survey (or use the one attached here)
2. Navigate to the group level and export the .lsg file.
3. Attempt to import this file into any survey at the group level << fail.
TagsNo tags attached.
Complete LimeSurvey version number (& build)130110
I will donate to the project if issue is resolvedNo
Database & DB-VersionmySQL
Operating System (Server)Windows 7
Webserver software & versionApache 2.4
PHP VersionPHP 3.4




2013-01-11 15:05


limesurvey_survey_612676(1).lss (28,467 bytes)


2013-01-12 14:30

administrator   ~23620

I cannot reproduce. Please attach the .lsg file you are trying to import. Thank you.


2013-01-14 13:07


limesurvey_group_27(1).lsg (14,296 bytes)


2013-01-14 13:54

administrator   ~23640

This is indeed not a group structure file. If you open it with a text editor it has debug information attached in the end.

If you deactivate debug mode a proper group file will be created.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2013-01-11 15:05 helper New Issue
2013-01-11 15:05 helper File Added: limesurvey_survey_612676(1).lss
2013-01-12 14:30 c_schmitz Note Added: 23620
2013-01-12 14:30 c_schmitz Assigned To => c_schmitz
2013-01-12 14:30 c_schmitz Status new => feedback
2013-01-14 13:07 helper File Added: limesurvey_group_27(1).lsg
2013-01-14 13:54 c_schmitz Note Added: 23640
2013-01-14 13:54 c_schmitz Status feedback => closed
2013-01-14 13:54 c_schmitz Resolution open => won't fix