How do I save an offline web form on a mobile device?

Follow the steps outlined below to save a form and collect data in a web form using a a mobile device:

  1. Connect your device to the internet.
  2. Open a web browser available (Chrome preferred) on your mobile device.
  3. Type or paste the URL of your web form to open a form page that resembles the one shown below:
  1. click the 3 DOTS icon at the top right (circled in the image above) and select ADD TO HOME SCREEN to create a shortcut to your device.
  2. A window will appear to type a name for your project shortcut. Name the shortcut and then press ADD.
  3. You will now see a KoBoToolbox web form shortcut icon on your device, similar to the what is shown below:
  1. Select the shortcut icon to start collecting data for your survey project.