\n"; ?> http://acrobatusers.com/forum/224/feed en Saving Forms - 3 ways? http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/saving-forms-3-ways <p>Hi - I have three questions about saving and I have combed through the 500 pg manual but can't seem to find what I need. It seems so simple but I can't quite figure it out!! So.....</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/saving-forms-3-ways" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Forms: Acrobat http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/saving-forms-3-ways#comments Tue, 20 Dec 2011 20:27:36 +0000 andrea@accuratebasementrepair.com 54717 at http://acrobatusers.com Creating a PDF form template to upload excel data http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/creating-pdf-form-template-upload-excel-data <div id="post-answered"> Answered </div> <p>I work for a manufacturing company and we use Excel to track a lot of our sales order information. I have created an Excel form that allows us to copy a line from our production schedule (one workbook), paste it and use reference formulas to have it fill in all relevant information into a job packet cover sheet.</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/creating-pdf-form-template-upload-excel-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Forms: Acrobat http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/creating-pdf-form-template-upload-excel-data#comments Tue, 20 Dec 2011 16:48:33 +0000 PackageOne 54710 at http://acrobatusers.com Changing a text value based on a drop down in Acrobat http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/changing-text-value-based-drop-down-acrobat <div id="post-answered"> Answered </div> <p>I'm sorry if this has been discussed before but I'm new and have tried searching but all of the results I find are in the LiveCycle forum and I have Acrobat Pro.</p> <p>I want to simply change a text field based on a drop down. This sample code was suggested in the LiveCycle forum, but doesn't work in my change action tab. Can it be modified to work in Acrobat? If so, how?</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/changing-text-value-based-drop-down-acrobat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Forms: Acrobat http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/changing-text-value-based-drop-down-acrobat#comments Thu, 15 Dec 2011 20:58:37 +0000 bschweitzer 54676 at http://acrobatusers.com What are the error percent of Acrobats autodetect form? http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/what-are-error-percent-acrobats-autodetect-form <p>Just to check if I don't do anything wrong with my forms when creating them, but how often does your Acrobat autodetect wrong fields? Especially radiobuttons and checkboxes.</p> <p>For me, textfields are always ok, but when it comes to radiobuttons, when I have more than 3, it messes up my form and starts to connect with other radiobuttons groups.</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/what-are-error-percent-acrobats-autodetect-form" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Forms: Acrobat http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/what-are-error-percent-acrobats-autodetect-form#comments Tue, 20 Dec 2011 01:06:34 +0000 mikeyb 54705 at http://acrobatusers.com Auto Date Field and Lockdown http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/auto-date-field-and-lockdown <p>I have read several threads, but none that have successfully helped with my issue.<br /> Using Adobe Adrobat 9 Pro 9.0</p> <p>I have a form that I would like the date field to auto update with "Today" date when opened.<br /> When the form is signed/saved I need this date field locked down so when it is opened a day/year later is shows the original date the form was opened and signed.</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/auto-date-field-and-lockdown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Forms: Acrobat http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/auto-date-field-and-lockdown#comments Mon, 19 Dec 2011 17:56:34 +0000 elreaver 54700 at http://acrobatusers.com Date Field not working correctly http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/date-field-not-working-correctly <p>I set up a form with multiple date fields. I formatted all of them as mm/dd/yyyy format. </p> <p>When I went to test the fields, some of them allow me to enter 8 number, for example 12132011 and it formats it to 12/13/2011</p> <p>In other instances, if I enter the string of numbers without the '/', it rejects the entry and says it must be entered as mm/dd/yyyy.</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/date-field-not-working-correctly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Forms: Acrobat http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/date-field-not-working-correctly#comments Tue, 13 Dec 2011 22:54:40 +0000 lmieli 54654 at http://acrobatusers.com Linking text boxes to flow onto second page http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/linking-text-boxes-flow-second-page <p>OK I'm thinking this should be simple...</p> <p>A4 letterhead created in Quark and saved as a pdf has a text field to allow client to copy and paste from word doc. Text is formatted - helvetica 10pt left - clean and simple. There's a submit button with action that saves and prints each time the client wishes to send a letter - in effect this is a master letter pdf.</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/linking-text-boxes-flow-second-page" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Forms: Acrobat http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/linking-text-boxes-flow-second-page#comments Fri, 16 Dec 2011 09:49:18 +0000 Michael O'Neil 54680 at http://acrobatusers.com Custom shape for form fields http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/custom-shape-form-fields <div id="post-answered"> Answered </div> <p>Hello all!</p> <p>I'm just wondering if all form fields created in Acrobat have be square or rectangular only. I'm hoping I can create a custom shape. Any chance of this?</p> <p>Thanks,<br /> Rosa</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Forms: Acrobat http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/custom-shape-form-fields#comments Mon, 19 Dec 2011 15:13:33 +0000 rosajurjevics 54696 at http://acrobatusers.com Check box calculations...script help http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/check-box-calculationsscript-help <div id="post-answered"> Answered </div> <p>Hi, this is what I've got so far.</p> <p>The formula I have puts a value into a box, if a check box is ticked. What I need to do is have it add up multiple values, if several boxes are ticked.</p> <p>if (getField("1stBox").value=="Yes")<br /> event.value = getField("M").value;<br /> else event.value = "0" </p> <p>So I need to say<br /> Also check<br /> "PBox" (a check box)<br /> and add "PValue" (a pre-determined number)</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/check-box-calculationsscript-help" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Forms: Acrobat http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/check-box-calculationsscript-help#comments Thu, 15 Dec 2011 16:08:29 +0000 Chris Lunt 54670 at http://acrobatusers.com undefined JavaScript error on form fields possibly because PDF not fully loaded? http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/undefined-javascript-error-form-fields-possibly-because-pdf-not-fully-loaded <p>I have a form that transfer content from one half to the other. Users enter values in the top half, move\scroll down the PDF (past the second half of the form) and then press a 'Collect' button that transfers values from the top half of the form to the bottom.</p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/undefined-javascript-error-form-fields-possibly-because-pdf-not-fully-loaded" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Forms: Acrobat http://acrobatusers.com/forum/forms-acrobat/undefined-javascript-error-form-fields-possibly-because-pdf-not-fully-loaded#comments Wed, 14 Dec 2011 08:48:00 +0000 mozman 54655 at http://acrobatusers.com