Collecting Data

  • Overview on Data Collection Tools

    KoBoToolbox allows data collection in multiple ways. Because KoBoToolbox is built on the Xform/ODK technology,...

    Jun 28, 2016 02:53PM EDT
  • Collecting Data with KoBoCollect on Android

    KoBoCollect is an Android app that can be installed on any modern Android device. To install the app on your A...

    Jun 28, 2016 05:24PM EDT
  • Collecting Data through Web Forms

    Web Forms, also known as Enketo, are used by KoBoToolbox to preview your forms and to enter data directly on y...

    Jun 28, 2016 03:04PM EDT
  • Troubleshooting KoBoCollect

    Message 'Error getting form list' after selecting 'Get blank forms' The most likely explanation for this pr...

    Apr 05, 2016 07:47PM EDT
  • Collecting GPS Locations

    Location coordinates can be collected easily in all forms with the 'GPS' response type. The interviewer will b...

    Jul 10, 2015 07:50AM EDT
  • Recommended Devices for Data Collection

    KoBoCollect can run on any Android device, whether tablet or phone, as long as they run Android 2.1 (which was...

    Feb 03, 2015 05:44PM EST
  • Collecting Data Offline

    All data collection can take place offline, both with KoBoCollect and with Web Forms. When a user enters data ...

    Mar 16, 2016 09:02PM EDT
  • Manually uploading submissions

    [Warning: This is still an experimental feature.] In some situations you might not be able to use the standar...

    Jul 14, 2016 09:21AM EDT
  • Limits on number and text responses

    There are underlying technical constraints to the length of the response in a Number or Text question. Numbe...

    Aug 25, 2015 10:15AM EDT
  • Troubleshooting Enketo Web Forms

    Enketo web forms work on all devices since they open in regular web browsers and allow data collection online ...

    May 13, 2016 11:01AM EDT
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