After adding your questions in your Google Form, you noticed that Form Publisher detects duplicated question titles. This article explains how to solve this issue.
Why do you get duplicated question title issue?
If Form Publisher detects duplicated question titles in your Google Form, you will see the following message:
Usually the duplicated question title message appears when you start configuring Form Publisher after adding your questions.
Let’s see an example with a recurring use case:
You have added two identical questions in your Google Form. Then, you have clicked ‘Google Spreadsheet’ to select a pre-formatted template:
Finally, Form Publisher detects your duplicated question title:
How to solve this small configuration issue?
To solve this issue, click ‘Continue’:
If you can’t find your duplicated question title, click ‘Matching markers’:
Each duplicated question title will be marked with a red duplicate icon:
Once you know which question is duplicated, you can either delete the duplicated question or rename one of the two questions.
In our use case, we decided to rename the question title from ‘Email address’ to ‘Email’:
Finally, from your sidebar click ‘Edit’ to update your template:
Once you are on your Google Sheets template, update your question title marker from ‘Email address’ to ‘Email’:
Go back to your Google Form. From your sidebar, click ‘Refresh’:
That’s it! Form Publisher removed the duplicate icon so you are sure your respondents’ answers will be generated correctly: