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Enum ItemType

ItemType

An enum representing the supported types of form items. Item types can be accessed from FormApp.ItemType.

// Open a form by ID and add a new section header.
var form = FormApp.create('Form Name');
var item = form.addSectionHeaderItem();
item.setTitle('Title of new section');

// Check the item type.
if (item.getType() == FormApp.ItemType.SECTION_HEADER) {
  item.setHelpText('Description of new section.');
}

Properties

PropertyTypeDescription
CHECKBOXEnumA question item that allows the respondent to select one or more checkboxes, as well as an optional "other" field.
CHECKBOX_GRIDEnumA question item, presented as a grid of columns and rows, that allows the respondent to select multiple choices per row from a sequence of checkboxes.
DATEEnumA question item that allows the respondent to indicate a date.
DATETIMEEnumA question item that allows the respondent to indicate a date and time.
DURATIONEnumA question item that allows the respondent to indicate a length of time.
GRIDEnumA question item, presented as a grid of columns and rows, that allows the respondent to select one choice per row from a sequence of radio buttons.
IMAGEEnumA layout item that displays an image.
LISTEnumA question item that allows the respondent to select one choice from a drop-down list.
MULTIPLE_CHOICEEnumA question item that allows the respondent to select one choice from a list of radio buttons or an optional "other" field.
PAGE_BREAKEnumA layout item that marks the start of a page.
PARAGRAPH_TEXTEnumA question item that allows the respondent to enter a block of text.
SCALEEnumA question item that allows the respondent to choose one option from a numbered sequence of radio buttons.
SECTION_HEADEREnumA layout item that visually indicates the start of a section.
TEXTEnumA question item that allows the respondent to enter a single line of text.
TIMEEnumA question item that allows the respondent to indicate a time of day.
VIDEOEnumA layout item that displays a YouTube video.