Copy a form

Tip: Create a survey, quiz, or poll with Microsoft Forms. Want to capture and analyze enterprise customer feedback? Try Dynamics 365 Customer Voice.

Note: If you're using the Microsoft Forms app on, your new form will have the same name as the form you copied.

You can copy a survey, quiz, or other type of form in just a few steps.

  1. Go to and sign in with your Microsoft 365 work or school account or Microsoft personal account (Hotmail, Live, or

    Note: You can also log in to, look for the Microsoft 365 icons on the left, and then select Forms.

  2. On the form you want to copy, select More options button More options in the upper right corner of the form tile.

  3. Select Copy.

    Clicking Copy button on an existing form

    Note: If you don't see the Copy option, scroll down to the bottom of your page and select All My Forms.

    Link to All My Forms for Microsoft forms on

    On the form you want to copy, select More options in the upper right corner of its tile, and then choose Copy.

    Copy a form option in Microsoft Forms.

    If you don't see form tiles, you might be in "list view" instead of "tile view." To copy a form within "list view," hover to the right of the form, select More options, and then select Copy.

When you copy a form, only the questions, format, and layout are copied. No existing responses are carried over to the new form. Microsoft Forms gives the new form the same name as the existing form and appends a number to it. You can change this new form name to what you want.

New form created by coping an existing form

Need to make a duplicate of a form or quiz for others to edit?

You can create a special link that allows others to duplicate the quiz or form to their own Microsoft Forms portal. Learn how.

Got feedback on Microsoft Forms?

We'd love to hear from you! Please visit the Microsoft Forms UserVoice site to provide suggestions and vote on ideas others have already submitted.

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