Creating a custom survey is a core feature of Layer.
With a wide selection of customizable form fields, creating almost any kind of survey is possible in Layer, from equipment and materials management to RFIs and punchlists. 

Here's a complete list of form fields available in Layer:


Get your first custom survey set up with these 6 simple steps:

1. Log in to Layer or create a new account. Start a new Project or select an existing Project. 

2. If you're starting from a blank Element, select Add a Field then the + button to create new form fields. If you're editing an existing form, select the Edit Fields button then the + button to create new form fields. Form fields only need to be set up once in a Room Element since these fields will propagate to the other Room Elements within its Category. Use different Categories to collect different sets of data points. 


3. Select the Field type to insert.


4. Name the Field, set the Field constraints and characteristics, click Save Field


5. Use the Hamburger icon to drag and reorder the Fields or the Trash Can icon to delete fields. Click X to close the window.


6. Need to edit the Fields? No problem! Just select the Three Dot icon in the right corner of each Field to select Edit Field. Alternatively, you can always select the Edit Fields button at the end of the survey to edit the form.

Congrats! You created your first custom survey in Layer.

NEXT STEP:
Add Team Members to a Project


Need more help? Contact us at help@layer.team

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