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How do I close a poll

  1. CatherineGiordano profile image91
    CatherineGiordanoposted 11 months ago

    I want to close a poll on my hub. How do I do that.

    1. paradigmsearch profile image87
      paradigmsearchposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      Click edit, click close.

      1. CatherineGiordano profile image91
        CatherineGiordanoposted 11 months agoin reply to this

        The first thing I tried was clicking edit edit on the poll capsule, but I didn't see anything that said close.

        1. paradigmsearch profile image87
          paradigmsearchposted 11 months agoin reply to this

          Ok, going to check one of my own. Will get back.

          1. paradigmsearch profile image87
            paradigmsearchposted 11 months agoin reply to this

            Got told: "Are you sure that you want to edit this poll? If you make changes to the question or answer choices in this capsule, then the 2145 votes that have been counted will be deleted. (Merely closing the poll to new votes will NOT delete the votes that have already been counted.)"

            "Closed option" was right at top.

            1. CatherineGiordano profile image91
              CatherineGiordanoposted 11 months agoin reply to this

              Thanks so much for your help. But at the top of what?. I see the text about "are you sure...", and the only thing above that is "HubPages says"

              1. paradigmsearch profile image87
                paradigmsearchposted 11 months agoin reply to this

                Agreed.

                1. CatherineGiordano profile image91
                  CatherineGiordanoposted 11 months agoin reply to this

                  But where does it say "Close"?

                  1. paradigmsearch profile image87
                    paradigmsearchposted 11 months agoin reply to this

                    It does not.

    2. psycheskinner profile image80
      psycheskinnerposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      As PS says, hit edit, hit okay, check 'close voting' and then approve.

  2. paradigmsearch profile image87
    paradigmsearchposted 11 months ago

    Are you serious as in not yet solved?

    1. CatherineGiordano profile image91
      CatherineGiordanoposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      Oh,now I get it. I have to click "okay" I thought hitting okay would eliminate the existing votes. Thanks.

      1. Jean Bakula profile image94
        Jean Bakulaposted 11 months agoin reply to this

        Thanks for asking, I just had the same problem while editing a hub!

        1. CatherineGiordano profile image91
          CatherineGiordanoposted 11 months agoin reply to this

          Thanks for your post Jean Bakula. Now I feel a little less stupid.

 
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