Information Services Division


Indigo: add a Google form

This guide is aimed at...

  • Staff
  • IT Administrators

Before you start...

You will need to have Chief Editor, Editor or Author access in Silva;
You will need to have attended Silva training.

  1. Avoid using Internet Explorer when editing;
  2. Log on to the relevant website by adding /edit at the end of the web address or clicking on the small cross at the bottom of the page.

NB - Consider very carefully what data you are requesting in a form as UCL is not responsible for what Google does with the data. If you have any doubts, please contact UCL's Information Security Team.


  1. Go to your Google Form
  2. Click on Form | Embed the form in a web page
  3. Take the ID from the html
  4. Click on 'external source'
  5. Choose Indigo: Google Form
  6. Place the ID in the box
  7. 1000 refers to the number of pixels in height which you can adapt where appropriate.
  8. Click on 'add external source'
  9. Save and publish

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For further help and assistance you will need to contact silva-support@ucl.ac.uk



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