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  1. Integrate with the LearnUpon LMS

    We use a learning management system (LMS) to track our trainings, including quizzes and results, and we would like to use the Report function on Poll Everywhere to log the results of polls (quizzes) for each individual that takes our training courses.

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    • LMS integration with D2L

      We use D2L for our LMS and would like to have integration for polls.

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      • Provide ability for groups to review reports in class and remotely without having to PDF

        I have created a (five poll) survey and hope to have a relatively large (500) number of people take the survey.

        Then I plan to run at least three different reports.

        After that, I will break my class of thirty into groups of three to five and what I would like to do is to have the students, in their groups and via their Chromebooks, access the reports in order to be able, as a group, to come up with some conclusions.

        For now, it seems that the only way I can do this is to run the report, then…

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        • Ability to include a picture IN the question for ALL question types

          Currently you can include pictures in the question for Multiple Choice questions. This is sometimes a useful feature in brainstorm and all other question types. Even clickable image (show a picture in the question, click on the most important difference you see on the second image). Or on brainstorming show a picture in the question and brainstorm the best description for the image and people can up/down vote.

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          • Auto toggle of "show/hide" with timer

            I love the timer feature, how you can set a poll to automatically lock when the timer runs out. It would be GREAT to have the poll show/hide toggle also when the timer runs out, at the same time as the lock toggle. I use poll everywhere in my lectures and I want students to be able to answer a question without seeing the other students' answers. Then once the timer runs out the poll should lock and automatically show the results.

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            • Allow Edit Multiple to access more settings

              It seems inconsistent that Edit Multiple omits certain settings, like Anonymous or Scheduled Lock/Unlock.

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                Yeah, I am with you 100% on that Mike. I can imagine how time consuming it must be if you are settings a scheduled lock/unlock time on multiple polls. Ugh, I feel your pain on that.

                There are reasons why we don’t have everything under edit multiple, although none of them couldn’t be overcome today. Most of those reasons are legacy code as we have grown and changed things over time. Edit multiple just hasn’t had a good fix in a while.

                The biggest hurdle right now is design. It’s tricky to have so many settings on that page/view without overwhelming people. I have a few ideas that I’m going to toss out to our design experts and see what they get.

                Hopefully we’ll have a good fix for you soon. In the meantime, I’m sorry to say you’ll need to set those one at a time. Let us know…

              • Co-Branding

                It would be great to allow users to upload our business logo and co-brand printed pdf pages.

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                • Integration with ProPresenter.

                  It would be great to have an add in for the program ProPresenter on MAC. Very useful and widely used presentation software. Same idea as powerpoint an keynote. Thank you for considering. I'd love to see this available in the near future if at all possible.

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                    Hi Greg,

                    I believe the last few releases of ProPresenter have a web page viewer included. You can present your polls from the web there, the same way as if you were using our website to directly present your polls.

                    You can directly navigate to the poll chart, hover over the top right of the chart, and click “enable fullscreen” to start presentation mode.

                    We also support PowerPoint and Keynote integration with our Mac App.

                    Give ProPresenter a try and let us know how it works out

                  • Show Colored Markers Idea for Clickable Images

                    You may be spinning the wheels on this already, but it would be AWESOME if your programmers could add another toggle switch to a live poll that would change the colors of the participants markers to match their "group" colors instead of just displaying all markers in green. This would allow for a few more competitive uses of PollEv in the classroom.

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                    • Improving Clickable Images

                      Ability to zoom in on clickable images on mobile. Plus, optimizing the code, since it seems to chug for multiple clicks from multiple users.

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                        Would it work if we allow you to temporarily magnify what’s under your finger by tapping and holding your finger down?
                        In this magnified state, you can:
                        - Drag your finger to explore different parts of the screen.
                        - Lift your finger to return to your previous state.

                        It is a different workflow than the usual “pinching” movement for zooming, but unfortunately our mobile app makes that tricky to support.

                      • live web pages - don't show PDFs?

                        Hi there,

                        Love the idea of being able to embedd live websites into my presentation, however, it doesn't seem to work when the page I point to has a pdf in it (the site I was pointing to that didn't work is: https://www.liv.asn.au/PDF/For-Lawyers/Ethics/5-04-12---CAP--guideline-(approved-by-LIV-Council- )

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                        • Precise text sizing

                          more precise control of text size

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                          • Option to show real-time poll results on audience devices after a web poll vote is placed

                            After a web poll link is used, show the voter the real time results and keep refreshing the page like a gamecast app/page does, so the voter can see the real-time results of the poll they just participated in.

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                            • Integrate with leading mobile event apps

                              Offer an integration with leading event app companies (ex. EventBase, DoubleDutch, QuickMobile) for an advanced mobile polling experience

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                                Ira,

                                Great idea! These companies can already integrate with us by linking to the voting pages. That said, we’re also open to partnerships and looking for them!

                              • SMS & push notification to local audience of a web poll link

                                partner with beacon or wifi or bluetooth technology provider to enable a push notification of the poll web links to a room full of attendees.

                                what technology did vw use to get the sms sent to all moviegoers here: http://www.cnet.com/news/movie-theater-stunned-by-volkswagens-dont-text-and-drive-ad/

                                would like the ability for a presenter to message out individual poll links like this, or have an API so that a 3rd party app can leverage its push notification capabilities to do so

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                                  We want to because this is sooo cool! But, we have to try and remain real business people (at least for now). These GPS location notifications are not yet up to our standards of consistency and there are a number of concerns for our customers who will have multiple presentations/lectures going in neighboring room that we just cannot invest in it yet. We are always looking into it and hope to have this someday soon.

                                • Multiple session conference management

                                  Allow unlimited subusers with access to a single poll each.

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                                  • Question real estate and formatting

                                    As a computer science instructor, I wish I had more real estate and formatting capabilities for a longer, multi-line question (I personally would use it to post code snippets). Polleverywhere could facilitate it by allowing the presenter to quickly toggle back and forth between the long question and the poll responses. It would allow the presenter to carry on a discussion with the audience/students without toggling in and out of the tool.

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                                    • Offer an option to include voting instructions on top of the poll title

                                      Currently i hide the default instructions and need to create a powerpoint text box to get voting instructions top justified

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                                        1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                        We do now have a way to align the instructions on the Left, Center, or Right of the poll display. But, they do remain immediately beneath the title of the poll question. We’re always working to expand the customization of the poll chart and we will get there someday.

                                        Until then, if you go to Visual Settings (the paintrbush icon at the top of the page) > then select the "How to respond’ menu to expand it > you can select to Left, Center, or Right Align the instructions.

                                        Otherwise, if you are using our PowerPoint integration – you can actually resize where the poll image is displayed and enter the text anywhere you want. Here’s how:
                                        http://polleverywhere.uservoice.com/knowledgebase/articles/742254

                                      • Include group names in the searched text

                                        The searched text only looks at the text in the polls. If it also searched on the group names, then this would help me limit the number of polls show on the My Polls page.

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                                        • Conditional Responses

                                          It'd be nice to have followup questions based on the response that has been sent. For example say the first question is "do you use public transit? a) yes b) no" and only if they answer "yes" they would receive a followup question "What type of public transit do you use? a) bus b) light-rail"

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