Join Gini von Courter for an in-depth discussion in this video Demonstrating controls that repeat data , part of Word 2010: Forms.
We already know how to make an amazing template form to grab data from users.…The type of form that we're looking at here is more of an internal form in an…organization where we want to create a letter of agreement or a contract or some…other document that would repeat the same information over and over again.…We have a need for a control that can actually pick up data that we have entered already.…Let me give you an example here.…One of the controls in this form actually allows the person who's completing…this letter of agreement to choose a type of service.…
For example, Consulting.…Now that same field, Type of Service, exists on the next line and yet as it stands…right now I've to turn around and choose Consulting again.…That just doesn't seem to save me a whole lot of time here.…So what I like to do is have these controls understand that they are link together.…In order to do that I have to bind them to something to connect them, to a data…repository that allows them to understand that they are actually supposed to…
AuthorGini von Courter
Prerequisite Course: Word 2010 Essential Training
- Setting up a form
- Customizing pre-built Microsoft.com templates
- Inserting content controls
- Saving a form as a template
- Troubleshooting form issues
- Understanding Building Blocks
- Creating a schema using the Content Control Toolkit
Skill Level Intermediate
Web Form Design Best Practiceswith Luke Wroblewski3h 46m Appropriate for all
1. Getting to Know Word Forms
2. Inserting Form Controls to Capture Data
3. Finishing a Form
4. Creating Internal Forms with Building Blocks
5. Creating Controls That Repeat Data
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