Customize Variable Names for your exports

Use these steps to customize Variable Names for your exports.

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  • Exporting Variable Names allow you to easily identify each question of your study in an exported document.
  • By default, Exporting Variable Names are unique codes (C followed by 5 digits).
  • Give questions a custom Exporting Variable Name so they are easier to find in the export.
  • For your customization to take effect, make these changes before launching your study.
  • If you've already collected results before customization, start and stop the study for the changes to take effect.


To customize Variable Names for your exports, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Study Builder section of your study.
  2. Select the question.
  3. Click Edit.
  4. In Exporting variable name box exporting_variable_name_box.jpg, enter the new name. The name of the exported variable has to be an alphanumerical value starting with a letter.
  5. Click Save.

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