Creating list boxes


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Creating list boxes

List boxes are used when you want to give the user the opportunity to pick multiple options within a field. For instance here, we've been asked to help name a new line of flavored oils. If I click on the list, this little scrollbar shows up and I can see what my options are. Now let's see, do I like any of these? HerbOlive, I sort of like that. What if I want to pick another one? Well, the caption up here tells me that on the PC I can Ctrl+Click my selections, on the Mac I can Command+Click. So I am going to go down here and I think I sort of like Modern Olive, so I'll Ctrl+Click that.

There isn't a submit button on this form, but if there were when I submit this data it's going to include both of those choices. So how do you create a list box? I am going to go to the start file, go to Tools>Edit, the auto recognition feature raise its head and says, you want me to help? Nope. So I am going to make my own list box. So if I just click-and-drag to create my rectangular fiel...

Creating list boxes
Video duration: 3m 40s 2h 27m Intermediate

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Creating list 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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