The Poll tool allows users to set up an online vote.
Vote: Users can vote for one or more of any number of answer
options. The structure of the vote is governed by a maximum and minimum number
of options that may be selected.
Results: You can choose when results are available to voters: immediately, after voting, after the closing date, or never.
- Always allows participants to see the results from the open date, even if they haven’t voted.
- Never restricts participants from seeing the results
- To participants who have voted allows participants to see the results from the open date, but only after they have voted
- After closing date restricts access to the results until the closing date, after which all participants (regardless of whether they have voted or not) will be able to view them.
To edit a poll, click Edit. Adjust the settings in the form. Links will be provided to add, edit and delete answer options. Click Save to finish.
To delete a poll, tick the relevant box in the Remove column and then click Update.
To view results click the Results link alongside the relevant poll. The number of votes for each answer option, the percentages associated with these figures, and the total number of votes will be displayed.
To control who may or may not vote, as well as who may create, edit and delete polls, click on Permissions in the options bar. Once you have adjusted the permissions by ticking the relevant boxes, click Save.