ietestform is a Stata command used to test ODK based SurveySCTO forms before they are used in the field. SurveyCTO's server has a test feature that tests the ODK syntax of the form. This command is not meant as a substitute to that test, but a complement as it test for constraints specific to Stata and that the best practices used at DIME are followed.
This article is meant to describe use cases, work flow and the reasoning used when developing the commands. For instructions on how to use the command specifically in Stata and for a complete list of the options available, see the help files by typing
help ietestform in Stata. This command is a part of the package iefieldkit, to install all the commands in this package including this command, type
ssc install iefieldkit in Stata.
Intended use cases
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Intended Work Flow
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These instructions are meant to help you understand how to use the command. For technical instructions on how to implement the command in Stata see the help files by typing
help commandName in Stata.
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Reasoning used during development
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