How to create a survey in SharePoint 2013/Online

This article will show you how to create a Survey in SharePoint using out of box feature. The main use of the survey is to receive and organize your employees’ feedback. In the same ways you can create a survey in SharePoint Online or SharePoint 2013/2016/2019.

How to create a survey in SharePoint 2013? To create a SharePoint 2013 survey, open the SharePoint site, From settings -> Add an app. Then select the SharePoint 2013 Survey list template, give a name for the survey and click on Create. Then you can add your SharePoint 2013 surveys questions to the survey.

You can use SharePoint 2013 surveys to ask your team about organization policy, organization structure, management, employee facility as a type of question with multiple options and employees will respond to all questions. You can also view the summary report in excel format or graphical view. This is one good feature which is provided by Microsoft.

Now, now let us see in details how to create a survey in SharePoint 2013 or Online.

Create Survey in SharePoint Online or SharePoint 2013/2016

Step 1: On your SharePoint site navigate to the Settings gear icon and click ‘Add an app’

create a sharepoint survey list
create a sharepoint survey list

Step-2: Next, click on ‘Survey’ as shown in below:

sharepoint survey examples
sharepoint survey examples

Step-3: At the prompt enter a name for this survey, and click Ok.

how to create a survey in sharepoint online
how to create a survey in sharepoint online

Step-4: To see the Survey that you have just created navigate to the Settings gear icon in the right side, and then down to ‘Site contents.’ If the Survey was created successfully it should be visible among your site’s other contents.

how to create a survey in sharepoint 2016
how to create a survey in sharepoint 2016

Step-5: Open the Survey and now you can add the question in your Survey.

how to create a survey in sharepoint 2013
how to create a survey in sharepoint 2013

Step-6: Now you can add your question to SharePoint survey with select different type of data Type which you want.

how to create a survey in sharepoint 2010
Create a survey in sharepoint 2013

Step-7: If you want to add more question then you can click on the Next button at the end of the page. Once you have done with your question then click on the Finish button.

Step-8: Next, you will redirect to the main page and click on Respond to this Survey button so you will get a question answer page to give your feedback.

sharepoint 2013 survey customization
sharepoint 2013 survey

Step-9: Once you finish your answer, click on the Finish button so you will redirect to OverView page again. Now you can also check your response by click on show graphical summary report or all reports.

sharepoint survey examples
sharepoint survey examples

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This is how we can create a SharePoint survey and use inside the organizations. I hope, you can use this simple steps to create a survey in SharePoint 2013 or Online.

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