Adobe Acrobat Forms (1 day – £595, plus VAT)

This course is designed for beginners and covers: introduction to form concepts; designing forms; creating pdfs; creating and editing forms; building forms in Adobe InDesign cs6 or later; special features; using calculations in forms; and distributing forms.

Introduction To Form Concepts

Why Use Pdf Forms?, A Quick Look At Pdf Form Capabilities

Designing Forms

Designing Forms With Word, Designing Forms With Illustrator, Designing Forms With Indesign

Creating Pdfs

Exporting Pdfs From Word, Exporting Pdfs From Illustrator, Exporting Pdfs From Indesign

Creating And Editing Forms

Understanding Acrobat Field Types, Facts About Fields, Using The Form Wizard For Autorecognition, Creating Text Fields, Creating Combo Boxes, Creating List Boxes, Creating Checkboxes, Creating Radio Buttons, Button Appearance, Adding Button Actions, Digital Signatures, Understanding Barcodes, Changing Existing Forms

Building Forms In Adobe Indesign Cs6 Or Later

Comparing Indesign And Acrobat, Converting Frames To Fields, Using The Built-In Buttons And The Forms Library, Creating Custom Buttons

Special Features

Creating Matrixes, Duplicating Fields On Multiple Pages

Using Calculations In Forms

Using Acrobat’S Built-In Calculations, Writing Simple Javascript Calculations

Distributing Forms

Enabling Pdfs For Readers, Issues With Non-Adobe Pdf Viewers, Limitations Of Pdf Forms, Distributing Pdf Forms Through Email, Distributing Pdf Forms On Internal Servers Or Web Servers, Distribute Via Echosign, Importing Data And Generating A Spreadsheet