Submit Function in Push Buttons

Q: Does PDF Studio support a submit function so that a user can click on the button and send the completed form back? A: Yes, PDF Studio does support a submit button. The most common way to do so is to add a Button to your form. Right-click on the Button to edit the properties and […]

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Video: Form Field Editor / Designer

Introduction to PDF Studio Form Field Editor / Designer   Video Transcript Welcome to PDF Studio 9! Today I’m going to be introducing you to the basics of our new Form Field Editor tool, as well as the most common types of forms that you will be able to add to your PDFs. Let’s start […]

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Export Value Field in Combo Boxes

Q: What is the Export Value field under the options tab in the Combo Box properties for? A: The export value field is used for JavaScript calculations or exporting the form values as an FDF, XFDF, XDP, or XML. This option is used when you would like to display one value (Item) and then have […]

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Linking Form Fields

Q: How Can I link form fields together so that I can enter information in one field and the other fields show the same value?  A: One or more fields can be linked together to make the same data populate each instance. This is helpful for putting dates or client names on every page of […]

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How to Create a PDF Form with Calculations

Q: How can I create PDF interactive forms that have auto calculations on them? A: PDF Studio 9 and above is capable of creating PDF forms with custom calculations. You have the ability to use some of the preset simple calculations or advanced custom calculations using Java. This is very useful for when you want […]

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Create Signature Fields in a PDF Document

PDF Studio 9 and above is capable of creating Signature Fields. Signature Fields allow you to create fields that your users can use to digitally sign the PDF document. Creating Signature Fields Open the document that you wish to add Signature Fields to On the menu bar select Forms->Create/Edit Form Click on the Signature Field […]

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Create Push Buttons in a PDF Form

PDF Studio 9 and above is capable of creating Push Buttons. Push Buttons allow you to create custom buttons on the PDF document that will perform an action when pressed. PDF Studio does include some basic actions that can be added without any coding required. For more advanced options you can program the actions using […]

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Supported JavaScript in PDFStudio

In PDF Studio when creating custom functions/actions for specific items such as form fields or buttons you will need to use JavaScript for the commands. PDF Studio supports the following JavaScript commands for each of the below items. For additional details on how to use these functions, take a look at the tutorials and lessons […]

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