This article gives a short introduction to how questions and parameters of questions can be updated in bulk using a simple file upload.


All question parameters including the below can be changed:

  • Marks
  • NegativeMarks
  • Shuffle
  • ...


Input:

A simple .csv file with only the data which is new and a reference to question number.

Shuffle option change

Shuffle Option Change

Example is as shown below. 

Title,
ASSET Grammar,
QuestionNumber,Shuffle
1,FALSE
2,FALSE
3,FALSE



Rules:

  • First line has to be Title and Second line should have a name (not necessarily same name)
  • Third line defines what parameters are to be changed starting with QuestionNumber
  • Add 1 line per question below the third line



Steps:
  1. Build a simple .csv file (using a spreadsheet tool) as the attached one (Note that question numbers are to correctly specified)
  2. Login and go to Manage / TestPaper page
  3. Click on the testpaper which is to be updated
  4. Click on 'Upload Questions' button
  5. Select the above .csv file
  6. Click on 'Upload' button

Result:

The questions and their parameters will be changed.