Just like email, you can add attachments to your ballot questions. This allows you to provide voters with additional information/details about the election and what they’re voting for.

Election Runner Attachments Voting

How to Add Attachments

To add attachments to ballot questions, follow these steps:

  1. Create your ballot question
  2. Click “Edit” on your ballot question (see: How to Edit a Ballot Question)
  3. On the edit ballot question screen, look for the “Attachments” section and click on the blue “Select Files” button. Election Runner Ballot Question Attachments
  4. Select the file you want to attach to the question (see limits section below)
  5. Your file will automatically upload
  6. Repeat to add more attachments

How to Delete Attachments

You can delete attached files by clicking the red trash button next to the file’s name. Files can only be deleted while the election is in “Building” mode.

File Types and Limits

  • Election must be in “Building” mode
  • The file types accepted are: .jpeg, .gif, .png, .pdf, .doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .csv, .ppt, .pptx, .txt
  • Maximum file size 3MB*
  • Maximum of 3 of files per question*

* To have this limit raised, please contact support.

Auto-Deletion Policy

All attachments belonging to ballot questions will be automatically deleted…

  • …immediately following the deletion of the election
  • …60 days after the creation of the attachment for elections that remain in the “Building” state
  • …30 days after the election ends (is in “Completed” or “Archived” state)