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Q?  I would like my users to Enter data into the PDF Form I created.
What acrobat software did you use to create your Form that allowed your users to enter data in the fields?
How did you get iformation at the top left corner.
Then add a button to have them PRINT the form

 
I would apprecite your HELP. you can provide.I am new at using Adobe Arcobat
Thank you
I run Windows XP...
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Grottica
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BoguezCommented:
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Karl Heinz KremerCommented:
The form was created in Adobe Acrobat - you need the full version of Acrobat, the free Reader will not work. You can however also use other tools to create PDF forms (e.g. Nitro PDF Pro, which is cheaper than Acrobat).

I don't understand your question about the top left corner. I assume you are referring to the form in the related question, but I don't quite understand what you are referring to.

Which version of Acrobat do you have? There is a difference in Acrobat 9 and X.
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GrotticaAuthor Commented:
I have the product  Nitro PDF can this product create forms in PDF format and users can enter data on the form.?
I was looking a gov. form .... a blue line at the top said you can only print this form... I was wondering how how he didit.
Version of Arcobat  ...   I Have  Adobe Reader 9  
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Karl Heinz KremerCommented:
Yes, Nitro PDF Pro can create PDF forms. Which version do you have? Here some information about creating forms with Nitro: http://blog.nitropdf.com/index.php/2011/03/07/design-form-in-nitro-pro/

You can edit the form, but you cannot save it with Reader - that's what the blue line is trying to say. Reader cannot save documents (at least not normal forms). So, your users can fill out the forms and then print them. With Adobe Acrobat (the full version), you can "reader enable" forms, so that a user with just Reader can save a modified file.
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GrotticaAuthor Commented:
I tried Nitro PDF and it created a PDF document and I was able to select a Field but I was not allowed to enter any data in the field. I tried using the TOOLS but it would not llet me enter anything.
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Karl Heinz KremerCommented:
Can you upload your form?
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GrotticaAuthor Commented:
I have Nitro PDF PRO Converter  Version 5 I was reading the doc you sent me to and it said from the Select the Forms ribbon
Click Text Field from inside the Fields panel
Click and drag to define a new text field

  I  could not find the ribbion that said FormsI  
Where do you want me to upload to




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GrotticaAuthor Commented:
I am sorry but I have an emergency with one of my kids, my wife is out tonight and I am the MOM tonight... Thanks for your help... It was much appeciated
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Karl Heinz KremerCommented:
I am looking at PDF Nitro Pro version 5.5, and it does have the forms ribbon (and the Text Field button on it). Are you sure you have the correct application installed (and not just the Nitro Reader)?

You can upload documents to Experts-Exchange - just click on the "File" link right below the comment box.

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GrotticaAuthor Commented:
Attached  is the Form that I am trying to use WEB-SITE-CHANGE-FORM.doc
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Karl Heinz KremerCommented:
This is not a PDF file - I assumed that you already had a PDF file with a form element, which users with Reader could not access. Did I misunderstand something?
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GrotticaAuthor Commented:
Attached is the  PDF FORM  that I want to use WEB-SITE-CHANGE-FORM.pdf
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Karl Heinz KremerCommented:
Let me ask again: Do you have software that can add form fields to a PDF file (e.g. Adobe Acrobat or Nitro PDF Pro)?
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GrotticaAuthor Commented:
I understand the software I have does not support forms So I purchased Nitro PDF Professional for $103.00 Thanks for your help, when I get the correct software I will get the job done...

Thanks very much
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