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allowrepeats attribute

The allowrepeats attribute specifies whether a counter can select the same item more than once in a row.

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/ allowrepeats = boolean


boolean A value of true or false.


This attribute assigns text labels to points on the Likert scale. Labels can be specified for any subset of points. The labels can be any string of text including blanks. Only one label can be assigned to a given point on the scale, and labels can not be assigned to points less than 0 or greater than the number of points specificed in the numpoints attribute.


The following shows a five point Likert scale with evaluative labels:

<counter somecounter>
/ select=noreplace(1-10)
/ allowrepeats=false

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