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Kinetic Request Answer Retrieve

Kinetic Request Answer Retrieve retrieves an Answer value for an existing Request.


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Request RE pre 5.2 version users should use this version:

Request RE 5.2 version or greater users should use this version:

Detailed Description

If no Question is found with the specified Name and Catalog, the handler will throw an exception. If there is no Answer record for the Question, the handler will return nil.


Name Description
Submission Instance ID The Instance ID of the Request from which the Answer is retrieved.
Template Name The Name of the Request Template used by the Submission being queried. This value is used
to find the correct Question in KS_SRV_SurveyQuestion so that the Question Name can be
used as a parameter rather than the Question Instance ID.
Question Name The Name value for the Question in KS_SRV_SurveyQuestion. This value is used in conjunction
with the Template Name parameter to find the correct Question.

Sample Configuration

Parameter Example Configuration
Submission Instance ID <%=@dataset['OriginatingID']%>
Template Name New Hire Onboarding
Question Name Alternate Email


Name Description
Value Returns the Answer Viewer Value for the specified Question from the specified Request.

Change Log

Version Date Description
1 2/24/2012 Initial Build
2 3/18/12

- Updated parameters to take Question Name rather than Question Instance ID

- Changed behavior for no match on Answer value to return nil rather than throw an exception

3 11/3/14 Updated to return full answer instead of answer viewer
4 12/18/2015 - 5.2 update. Handles 5.2 unlimited answers.
- Handles situation of same template name in multiple