# Question Minimum number of selected options

The minimum number of options that a voter can select in a specific question in the voting booth.

**Format**

- It is always a positive integer (zero or more).
- It cannot be greater than the maximum number of options that a voter can select.

**Where it appears**

- It appears when the question is shown in the voting booth.

For example in this election the minimum number of options that can be selected in the first question is *0*. Appears underlined in the following image:

- It appears in the public page of the election.

For example in this election the minimum number of options that a voter can select for the first and only question is one. Appears underlined in the following image:

- The election results (available in different formats, like the public website, the PDF, CSV and other formats of the election results files available through the election dashboard.

**Notes and recomendations**

- If you want to allow voters to vote in blank, you can set the minimum number of selected options to zero.
- If the minimum number of selected options is set to zero and a voter doesn't select any option in the question, a warning will be shown to confirm the voter wants to vote in blank.