Placeholders

Placeholders

Placeholders are special codes that can be used to display certain values to your panelists. Placeholder can be accessed from the rich editor box which becomes available to the user if the user clicks anywhere in the question text box.

Placeholders
Clicking the EyeQuestion logo  in the rich text editor will open up a list of placeholder which can be used with the questionnaire.
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Click a placeholder and it will be created in your question or screen.

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An example of a placeholder in a questionnaire can be $$image:product$$.

When running the questionnaire this placeholder will be replaced with the image of the active products.

Depending on where you are in the questionnaire and the type of questionnaire you will see different placeholders.

The following placeholders can be used in EyeQuestion :

Project

Condition: Always Available

Placeholders that are related to information that is contained on the settings page of a project.

$$project:title$$ : Gets the Project Title

$$project:description$$ : Gets the Project Description

$$projectreward:rewardvalue$$ : Gets the Project Reward

$$project:testedproduct$$ : Gets the Project Tested Product

$$project:projectnumber$$ : Gets the Project Number

$$project:projectname$$ : Gets the Project Name

$$project:projectdate$$ : Gets the Project Date

$$project:client$$ : Gets the Project Client

$$project:clientcc$$ : Gets the Project Client Copy

$$project:startdate$$ : Gets the Project Startdate

$$project:enddate$$ : Gets the Project Enddate

$$project:objective$$ : Gets the Project Objective

$$project:conclusion$$ : Gets the Project Conclusion

$$project:objective$$ : Gets the Project Objective

$$project:conclusion$$ : Gets the Project Conclusion

$$project:recommendations$$ : Gets the Project Recommendations

$$project:summary$$ : Gets the Project Summary

All other custom project settings can be called be placing the name of the attribute in front of product.

So for example $$project:studytype$$

$$link:legal$$ : Shows a link to the privacy statement

 

User

ConditionOnly available when a user logs in and not an anonymous user

Placeholders that are related to information that is contained of the user
$$user:fullname$$ : Gets the User Fullname

$$user:firstname$$ : Gets the User Firstname 

$$user:middleinitial$$ : Gets the User Middle initial 

$$user:lastname$$ : Gets the User Lastname 
$$user:login$$ : Gets the User Login
$$user:surveycount$$ : Gets the User Total Survey Count

$$user:surveycountyear$$ : Gets the User Survey Count of current Year

$$user:email$$ : Gets the User Email

$$user:steet$$ : Gets the User street address

$$user:postalcode$$ : Gets the User postal code

$$user:city$$ : Gets the User city

$$user:telephone1$$ : Gets the User first telephone number

$$user:telephone2$$ : Gets the User second telephone number

$$user:telephone3$$ : Gets the User third telephone number

 

Product information (sequential)

Condition : Only when you have a sequential design section with products

Placeholders that are related to information that is contained of the product that is being tested.
$$code:product$$  : Gets the current sample code of the product
$$codes:product$$  : Gets ALL the sample codes of the product 
$$description:product$$ : Gets the description of the product

$$description2:product$$ : Gets the second description of the product 

$$description3:product$$ : Gets the third description of the product 

$$description4:product$$ : Gets the fourth description of the product 

$$image:product$$ : Gets the image of the product 

$$sound:product$$ : Gets the sound of the product 

$$movie:product$$ : Gets the movie of the product 

$$value:product$$ : Gets the value of the product  so for example 1

$$list:product$$ : List of product attributes

$$randomlist:product$$ : List of product attributes

All other attributes can be called be placing the name of the attribute in front of product.

So for example $$price:product$$

 

Product information (combination/block)

Condition : Only when you have a design section with products in a combination

Placeholders that are related to information that is contained of the products that is being tested. To retrieve information when products are presented in a combination you need to address the samples individually. So in case of 4 samples presented at once you can display the for sample codes by adding the position number next to the product. So for example :

$$code:product_1$$ will show you the sample code of the first sample in the combination/block

$$code:product_2$$ will show you the sample code of the second sample in the combination/block 

$$code:product_3$$ will show you the sample code of the third sample in the combination/block 

This can be done for all product information fields so for example description will be: $$description:product_1$$, $$description:product_2$$ etc..

$$code:productnumber_1$$ will display the sample code of the first product. This can be done for other products as well: $$code:productnumber_2$$, $$code:productnumber_3$$ etc..

This can be done for all product information fields so for example description will be: $$description:productnumber_1$$, $$description:productnumber_2$$ etc..

 

Position

Condition Only when you have positions filled in in the design section

Placeholders that are related to information that is contained of the position of the sample within the design

$$position:description$$ will show you the description of the current position.

$$position:value$$ will show you the value of the current position.

You can also call the other position information by adding the actual position number:

$$position_1:description$$ will show you the description of the first position in the design.

$$position_1:value$$ will show you the value of the first position in the design.

 

Session

Condition : Only when you have sessions filled in in the design section

Placeholders that are related to information that is contained of the position of the sample within the design

$$session:description$$ will show you the description of the current position.

$$session:startdate$$ will show you the start date of the current session that you have predefined.

$$session:enddate$$ will show you the end date of the current session that you have predefined.

$$session:temp$$ will show you the temperature of the current session that you have predefined.

$$session:life$$ will show you the lifetime of the current session that you have predefined.

$$session:value$$ will show you the value of the current session. So for example 1

 

Context

Condition : Only when you have a design section

Placeholders that are related to information that is currently active
$$context:setid$$ : Gets the Active Set ID (First Design)
$$context:codes$$ : Gets the Active Sample Codes (First Design)

$$context:designnextcode$$ : Gets the next Sample Code

 

Special

Condition :  Only when you are emailing to people

Placeholders that are related to special functions
$$unsubscribe$$ : Shows the Email Unsubscribe Link
$$unsubscribe:click here$$ : Shows the Email Unsubscribe Text Link

$$link:progress$$ : Link to Preview Progress
$$link:archivedsession$$ : Link to edit Active Session

 

Previous Answer

Condition :  Only when you have multiple answers
Placeholders that are related to previously given answers to a certain question.

$$answer_value_previous:this$$ : Shows the answer of the Previous Sample
$$answers_value_previous:this$$ : Shows the answers of All Previous Samples

$$answer_display_previous:this$$ : Shows the display of the answer of the Previous Sample
$$answers_display_previous:this$$ : Shows the display of the answers of All Previous Samples

Panel Management Placeholders

$$pm:portalLink$$ : Used to redirect the user/panelist to the portal

$$pm:scheduleAppointmentTime$$ : Displays the appointment time from the project's schedule to the panelist

$$pm:scheduleAppointmentLocation$$ : Displays the location of the appointment from the project's schedule to the panelist

Answer previous question

$$answer:questionname$$ : replace the questionname by the name of the question you want to show the answer from. Shows the value (from category, pick any etc., can also be used on other questiontypes)

$$answer_display:questionname$$ : Shows the display (from category, pick any etc.)

$$answers_display:questionname$$ : Shows the displayfor all samples when using a multisample design (from category, pick any etc.)

Previous product codes

$$code_previous:product$$ : Shows a list of all previous product codes that have been completed (only when you have a design section)

Info

$$info_1:questionname$$ : replace the questionname by the name of the question you want to show the info from. Shows the blinding codes of all products that were placed in bin 1 (only supported by questions with bins, such as Tetrad, binning, etc).value (from category, pick any etc., can also be used on other questiontypes)

$$info_productnumber_1:questionname$$ : Shows the productnumbers of all products that were placed in bin 1 (only supported by questions with bins, such as Tetrad, binning, etc).value (from category, pick any etc., can also be used on other questiontypes)


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