Join Chad Chelius for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a PDF form manually: Part one, part of Up and Running with Acrobat X.
The Form Wizard can be a really helpful tool for quickly adding form fillings to …a PDF document. There will be times however when you want …to create a fillable PDF form manually, in order to customize the form to your …liking, in ways that the form wizard could not do automatically. …Let's take a look at how to do this. I'm beginning this video with the …form_fillable_start.pdf file open on my computer, and you can find this in the …forms folder inside of your project files folder.…
So to begin, I'm going to come over here to the tools panel, and if I wanted to do …the automatic detection, I could click the Create button. …But instead I'm going to click the Edit button. …And it tells me that there are currently no form fields in this PDF. …And if I want to I can click Yes to auto-detect the form fields. …I'm going to click No for now, because I actually want to show you how to do this …from scratch. Now, when you're working with a form, and …you go into the Form Editing mode, which is what we're in right now, at the very …
- Customizing Acrobat X
- Navigating and searching a PDF
- Creating a PDF from the Microsoft Office applications
- Creating a PDF from other applications
- Creating a PDF from a scanner, web page, or file
- Adding a watermark, header, or footer
- Basic PDF editing
- Combining multiple files into a single PDF
- Collaborating and sharing
- PDF security
- Working with PDF forms
Skill Level Appropriate for all
1. Getting Started
2. The Acrobat X Interface
3. Navigating a PDF
4. PDF Creation
5. Modifying PDF Files
6. Combining PDF Files
Creating a PDF portfolio9m 13s
9. PDF Forms
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