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Vista Templates

Get a jump on creating surveys by browsing Vista's library of survey templates. Selecting a template will create a starting survey which you can then modify to fit your needs.

Easy-to-use Visual Editor

While you are building a survey, all the questions in your questionnaire are presented on one screen with intuitive editing commands and a WYSIWYG interface to help you quickly build your survey.

Over 40 Question Types

Click to add questions from Vista's Question Gallery where question types are presented in a graphical table to help you determine the best fit for your questionnaire.

Code-free Formatting and Images

In Vista, you edit questions using our advanced Rich Text Editor which gives you complete control over fonts, colors, formatting, etc. Paste images from any Web site directly into questions.

Brand Surveys Automatically

Use Vista's Style Wizard to automatically match the look of your Web site. Change the color of any of the elements in your survey to give it just the right look.

Conditional Questions

Add Branching, Conditionals (ask this question if user answered another question a certain way), Skip Logic, and Custom Validation to your surveys using an intuitive interface. No programming required.

Automatic Error Correction

Vista streamlines the process of building a survey by flagging common errors in your survey. Vista will even automatically correct them for you with the click of a button.

Automatic Spell Check

Nothing will ruin your professional image like a survey with misspelled words. Vista will automatically flag spelling errors so you can correct them before launching your survey!

Over 20 Languages Supported

Set the language of your survey to any of the over 20 language options available. New languages can be easily added, so please contact us if you require a language that is not in this list.

Multilingual Surveys in an instant

Create multilingual surveys that contain a translation for each question. Send language-specific survey links or have the survey prompt the user for their language when the survey starts. View results for each language separately or all together.


 
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Launch Surveys and Forms Easily

Vista's Launch Wizard guides you through the survey launch process. Email through Vista, Email through your own email program, or add a link or pop-up to your Web site.

Leverage Your Distribution Lists

Upload distribution lists containing any number of fields that identify your respondents. Vista will automatically send email invitations and link responses to individualized data records.

Use Mail Merge in Invitations

Compose emails to your respondents using our Rich Text Editor. To target your emails, you can include any of the data fields contained in the distribution list you import into Vista.

Personalize Questions

Use your uploaded distribution lists to personalize surveys and even pre-populate survey and form field values.

Real-time Response Rates

Vista automatically displays the real-time response rate for each of your invitations to help you track the performance of your campaigns.

Individual Response Results

When viewing the responses to your invitation, you can quickly bring up any individual in your distribution list and see how he or she responded.

Resend Returned Emails

Vista automatically keeps track of who received your invitation and who did not due to a bad email address. With a click of a button, you can correct email addresses and resend the original invitation.

Reminder Emails

With a click of a button, send out a reminder email to your entire distribution list or just to those who have not responded.


 
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100% Browser Compatibility

Vista is engineered so surveys will be compatible with 100% of browsers. Many other survey tools require JavaScript and will not function properly with older browsers or high security settings.

Launch from Emails and Web sites

Respondents start by clicking a link in an email or on a Web site. Web site surveys can also display in a pop-up window to a specified fraction of Web site visitors.

Automatic Session Resume

If a respondent abandons a survey before it is submitted, Vista will automatically give the respondent the option to resume the survey where he or she left off when they return.

Safest Security Measures Available

Vista provides multiple options for setting who has access to your survey, how to identify and manage repeat responses (prevent ballot stuffing).

Log-in To Take a Survey

One option when launching a survey is to have users log-in to take your survey. This can be a way to enable customers to return to their responses to change answers after they have been submitted.

Web Site Redirects

Vista provides the ability to easily (no HTML knowledge required) redirect the survey respondents to your Web site or a landing page after they complete a survey.

Email Responses in Real-Time

Set up surveys so administrators receive a copy of each response in real-time. Emails will include a link to Delete the response if it is determined to be invalid.


 
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Instant Results Analysis Reports

Generate presentation-quality Results Analysis Reports at any time, even while a survey is still running, with a click of a button.

Confidence Intervals

Include Confidence Intervals in your results reports to help determine if there is enough data for your results to be statistically significant.

Correlation Analysis

Vista is the only survey system that provides automatic correlation analysis for your results. Use this information to gain insight into what factors drive key measures such as overall satisfaction.

Statistics for Numeric Answers

Vista displays statistics for questions that result in numeric values (answers) including Distribution Graphs, Mean (average), and Standard Deviation.

Interactive Drill-Down

When viewing your results reports, you can drill into your results with the click of a button and set any number of filters in your report.

Download to Excel or a Text file

Download your results to Excel or a Text file. Vista's results are Tab Delimited; so they can be downloaded to a Text file and imported into other statistical programs like SPSS for custom analysis.

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