Configuring ODK CollectΒΆ

ODK Collect is intended to be a flexible tool that can support many different types of data collection workflows. For many organizations, the only configuration needed will be connecting to a server. However, there are many cases where additional configuration is helpful. Collect Menus, Settings, and Security describes all of the settings available in the application.

To configure multiple devices, we recommend generating a QR code with settings from one device or an external application as described in Configuring Collect via QR code and then scanning that code from the devices that need to be configured. Starting in ODK Collect v1.26.0, there is quick access to scan a settings QR code from the main screen:

Configure via QR code