In today's fast-paced world, mobility is essential for staying competitive. When it comes to collecting data, you need a tool that helps you gather and analyze essential information on the go. That's where Zoho Forms' mobile app comes in. With native applications for both Android
, you can create and edit forms, collect data offline, scan codes and cards, and more—all from your mobile device. In this article, we'll share some tips and tricks for unlocking the full potential of Zoho Forms' mobile app. Let's dive in!
Collect data offline
Need to collect data in remote locations with no internet connection? With the Zoho Forms mobile app, you can fill out forms and collect data even when you're offline. This feature is especially useful for field workers, surveyors, and other professionals who work in areas with poor or no connectivity. Once you're back online, your data will automatically sync with your account.
Create self-service kiosk
Looking for an easy way to collect data at events and trade shows, or in your store? With the Zoho Forms mobile app, you can turn your mobile device into a self-service kiosk with password protection. Effortlessly collect leads, contacts, and feedback!
Scan QR codes and barcodes
Need to enter data quickly and accurately? The Zoho Forms mobile app lets you use your device's camera to scan QR codes and barcodes. No more manual data entry errors or wasted time! This feature is especially useful for inventory management, event registration. You can customize the form fields to more accurately reflect the data you want to collect from the codes.
With the Forms mobile app, your team can capture and annotate images to make data collection more accurate and efficient. This feature is especially useful for field engineers, architects, and designers who need to capture and share information about a project. You can annotate images and mark areas of interest with text, arrows, shapes, and freehand drawings. Once the images are uploaded, you can view them under Form Submissions.
With this feature, you no longer have to worry about losing your progress if you need to pause or abandon filling in form. Should you experience an unexpected interruption, like a phone call or an app malfunction, the Zoho Forms app saves your progress as a draft entry. This way, you can easily pick up right where you left off at a later time without having to start from scratch. This feature can save you time and effort, and make the form-filling process more seamless and less stressful.
The Zoho Forms mobile app is a powerful tool that helps you collect data anytime, anyplace. With these tips and tricks, you can take full advantage of Forms' features and streamline your data collection process.
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