There are several different ways to perform math functions within fillable PDF form fields in Acrobat X or XI. In this quick tip, you'll learn how to perform the math function for division in fillable PDF forms.
Lori Kassuba December 13, 2011
So, to perform division, I’ll open up the Properties dialog of my SalesTax field, click on the Calculate tab, select the Simplified field notation radio button, and select Edit. In this case I’ll enter the fieldname AmountSubtotal multiplied by 6 and divided by 100. This is the sales tax amount in Michigan. Then, when I close the Properties dialog and click the Preview button, you can see the automatic calculation of the sales tax.
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