Join Gini von Courter for an in-depth discussion in this video Demonstrating controls that repeat data , part of Word 2007: Forms in Depth.
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So in last chapter we were working with building blocks to create a complex…form, like a letter of agreement or a contract, that would have lots of…boilerplate information that we wanted the user to be able to swap in.…There's another kind of information that we often find in contracts or letters…of agreement or proposals or RFPs, and that's information that repeats.…For example, early in this contract we asked the user to enter a short name for the company.…So they will go in and type some information in here.…For example, let's say this is Two Trees Oil.…
Then later on they're asked to choose a service type, and they go ahead and they…choose Consulting, for example.…Now there are other places where Two Trees Oil, the short name of the company,…and we're the service being provided Consulting appear, for example.…We see the service type here again, and here's the short name for the company…over and over and over again.…We see the same field.…Yet the way the form is constructed right now, we'll have to re-choose…
AuthorGini von Courter
Prerequisite Course: Word 2007 Essential Training
- 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
Word 2007: Formatting Long Documentswith David Rivers4h 41m Intermediate
Word 2007: Mail Merge in Depthwith Gini von Courter1h 37m Intermediate
1. Getting to Know Word Forms
Formatting form tables7m 33s
2. Inserting Form Controls to Capture Data
3. Finishing a Form
4. Creating Internal Forms with Building Blocks
5. Creating Controls That Repeat Data
What's next?5m 13s
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