Creating check boxes


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Creating check boxes

This form uses both radio buttons and checkboxes. While we're going to concentrate on checkboxes in this exercise, this is a nice opportunity to compare the way the two fields behave. Radio buttons such as the one by Roast Beef or Rosemary Chicken or Vegetarian Platter, allow only one choice. I can't choose all three entrees, after all it would be a big greedy. But at the bottom, we're using checkboxes, so that they can choose their sides. Maybe they want some Garlic Potatoes, the Vegetable Medley and some Cranberry Sauce.

Well, what if they change their mind? Well, they can click again and the field clears itself out and maybe they'd rather have Polenta. So, that's the way checkboxes work. You can choose as many as you like. They're not mutually exclusive like radio buttons, and to uncheck one, all you have to do is reclick on it. So, let's see how checkboxes work. I'm going to go back to the start version of this file, go to Tools, Forms and choose Edit, and ...

Creating check boxes
Video duration: 4m 19s 2h 27m Intermediate

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Creating check boxes provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Claudia McCue as part of the Acrobat X: Creating Forms

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Business
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Acrobat
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