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Initialization Option Question Editor API


Use this config option to modify the behaviour and appearance of all question types. For example, if you wanted to hide certain attributes in all question types, use this config option. It's also worth looking at the knowledge base article on finding attribute paths.


Request object key base_question_type

Type object

The following object properties can be configured.

  • defaults object

    Change the default values that will be populated when you load the Question Types.

  • exclude_options object

    Combination of object key and array value to remove unwanted option(s) from dropdown input.

  • include_options object

    Combination of object key and array values to add option(s) to dropdown input.

  • hidden array

    Define which attributes should be hidden in all question types.

  • hidden_sections array

    Define which attribute sections should be hidden in this question type.

  • image_preview_placeholder string

    Define the URL of an image which is displayed as a placeholder in questions which show an image preview.

  • shown array

    Define which hidden by default attributes should be shown in all question types.

  • shown_sections array

    Define which attribute sections should be shown in this question type.

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