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Password memorization and autocomplete heuristics in Chrome

What are Chrome's heuristics to decide to save login form data and autocomplete them on the next visit? If Chrome isn't saving the credentials on a particular form, what could the reasons be? I know ...
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How to create a form in Word that functions on screen and in print?

I'm making a one-page form in Word that needs to be functional on screen with fillable fields and in print with lines. What is the best way to do this? Right now I have a section that requires ...
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Batch filling pdf form using data from Excel

I have an excel file which contains many rows of data, each row has columns like last name, first name, gender etc. I would like to batch fill these data into a form which is in PDF format, each row ...
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Outlook 2007 Creating a wizard to fill out repetitive emails I need to send

I have to send out an email to the same people every time we ship something (which is a lot). The email says the same thing with a couple of changes each time (Number of packages, Destination, ...
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I want to autofill responses on an ms word form into a report template

In ms word 2010, I’d like to create a form which collects data using text fields and drop down menus and perhaps even some radio buttons. (ok that part I got) But I then want to take the responses to ...
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Microsoft Word - Collecting form data online

I have a word template file that I've set up following the directions here: http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/word-help/create-forms-that-users-complete-or-print-in-word-HA010030746.aspx That setup ...
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How can different people track changes in the unprotected text form fields?

I am working on a protected word 2007 form. How can different people track changes in the unprotected text form fields? The text appears in black and changing the track changes option doesn't change ...
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convert pdf forms to regular pdf

Smart pdf's are nice, but most people wouldn't know what to do when their browser would not load them. A conversion to regular pdf, ditching the forms and functions is desirable. Can that be done ? ...
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Is there an easy way to create a pdf replica of a paper form?

I have a very long government form. I would like to make a PDF version of it, and have that PDF look exactly like the existing form (or close to it). Obviously I could painstakingly go through all 13 ...
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Configure Firefox to remember form changes when accidentally leaving a HTTPS page?

On some webpages, changed form content gets lost when the user (accidentally) leaves and goes back to the page (before submitting the form). Example scenario: Bob edits a wiki page in Firefox. He ...
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Word 2007 cell formatting

I have created a form template in Word 2007 which include various fields. Some of the fields are to show time (i.e. 15:47:32). I’ve set the text field properties as Date HH:mm:ss. The trouble ...
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Basing one combo box on another

I'm trying to follow the instructions to base one combo box on another in an MS Access 2010 form, and I'm running into some issues. I've got two tables: Strategy +----+-------------+ | ID | ...
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Vimium-like navigation in Windows and all other applications

I used Vimium recently and was fascinated about its 'link hunt mode' feature. I wonder if there exists any tool like it in Windows such that pressing F would auto-assign a key combination for all UI ...
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Spell check doesn't work in protected forms in Word 2011 for Mac

We have a form template many staff members use. We created it in Word 2004 for Mac, and I was told a shortcoming was there was no way to turn on the spell checker (a real hassle!). I hoped this would ...
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Editing form controls without document protection

I have created a Word document (Word 2010, in format docx) with form elements (radio buttons, dropdown menus). Is there any way to set these controls active without locking the document?
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Form recognition using OCR and return image of the value

I'm on a project that processes hundreds of forms. The forms have consistent formats but are filled out by hand by different people. I need a way to quickly process all of this data into electronic ...
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How do I compile word document reports into a single report?

I would like to take several word documents and collate them into one. I'm wondering if there is a way to use templates, form fields, macros, etc to streamline this process. We have several team ...
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Present a form to user on Windows login

I have a public computer lab where users must give a few short details about themselves such as their age and objective before they use the computers. Currently this information is gathered by a lab ...
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Microsoft Word: Auto-filling other form elements basing on contents of first one

I'm trying to set up a form in Word that includes several fields that get duplicated in various spots in the document, like First Name, Last Name, etc. I want the user to be able to enter each ...
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I cannot print or export Adobe XML-Form files

I have PDFCreator and "PrimoPDF" installed, as well as some other print software. Now I own Adobe Acrobat and used it to save content in an Adobe XML-Form file. Now I want to flatten that file, as ...
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Best method to create multiple screens in Visual Studio 2012

Using Visual Studio 2012 (c#), I would like to use 1 single window that holds different screens. The tutorials I've seen up till now have suggested to use Forms; telling the form to "Close" or "Hide". ...
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Adobe Reader not loading form content

We have an FDL file which is used to offer an online application possibility. The FDL is filled out and sent to a mailbox. When I open the received file, Adobe Reader starts, loads the document in ...
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Free draw form input box for human signatures

I have a MS Word document which is more or less a form with only the input boxes enabled for editing (the rest of the document is locked). I was wondering if there is some sort of solution or plugin ...
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How can I trigger a macro when clicking a forms toolbar checkbox in Microsoft Word 2002/3?

I've been given a form in Word 2002 that will be used by 2002-2010 users across the organisation which I've been asked to automate. After struggling with hiding the Controls Toolbox toolbar ...
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Clone/mirror a textbox in a PDF form

I've got a PDF form in Acrobat X Pro where users can enter their name in a textbox on the first page. I would like the contents of that box to be cloned/mirrored in another box on the second page of ...
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How can one convert a Word form to a PDF form while preserving fields?

I have a Word source document which I'm using to create a PDF form. The first go-round, everything is fine because I can let Acrobat Pro auto-create all the fields. That feature is actually pretty ...
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Why does Firefox relate saved passwords to form fields with different names?

I have a web page that uses cookies to track logins. I present a login for it like this: <FORM ACTION="/authenticate" METHOD="post"> <TABLE BORDER="0" ALIGN="center"> <TR> <TD ...
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Why is the fillable form I created in Word 2007 skipping from page 1 to the last page?

I created a 4 page fillable form and locked it for users to complete and send back to me. When a user opens the form they can tab through the first page fine, but when you hit tab to go to the next ...
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Browser addon to save entered form fields on specific form

I tried several browser addons for various browsers and can't find simple addon that will remember filled form when I click on some button, and later restore it on the same page on some another button ...
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Get AutoText content from Rich Text Control Field into header?

I am trying to add Title Date Description to the header of a Word document from the content of a Word document. The Word document contains custom Rich Text content control fields. Is it possible ...
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How can I get FireFox to automatically fill in an entire form?

Firefox remembers individual fields but I can't seem to just fill in the form with a single click (this is a form I have filled in a number of times before). A long time ago there was a FireFox ...
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How do I fill in a Word document received by email?

I have received a form by email that has to be filled in and either printed or sent back by email. When I type, the characters move everything to the right like when you use the space key. Can't ...
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Multiple Selections from Dropdown in Word 2011 Form

Anyone know if there is a way to setup a Word form to allow the user to select multiple items from a dropdown list that are then displayed? For example, I need to setup a form to identify ...
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How to create forms in Word 2011 for Mac

Using Word 2011 for Mac, I want to create a form that other users can complete. However, the documentation provided by Microsoft is sparse. What controls do I use for which purposes? How do I ...
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Adobe LiveCycle Designer PDF automatic binds Text Field to User Input

I've created a PDF form using Adobe LiveCycle Designer that has several pages. One of the fields users need to fill in is their names. I'd like to have their names appear automatically on the footer ...
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Hiding form elements in MS Access

Part of my assignment is to create a MS Access form for a user to easily add new customers, caravans etc to our database. In the form design, I have a ListBox control with all the available actions ...
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How to create a new group of radio button in Excel without interference?

Status: I have a form with sections on the same page, in each section the user can only chose one solution. I'm using group of radio buttons on Excel 2007. Problem: When I ad a new group, the buttons ...
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How can I obtain a password from a website using a form using the GET method on an .aspx platform?

I am trying to find out a password for an area of a website that uses the GET method to authenticate correct credentials. The page is an .aspx but I'm not sure if that makes any effective difference. ...
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How to catch “action” link after submitting web form?

There is a login panel on bank site, and I'm trying to fetch/catch "action link" after (button press) submitting a form. Site is using https and some js scripts, that makes effort to read all of them ...
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Strange text-box placeholders in Chrome

I see following placeholders on every html form, in Google Chrome (my chrome version is 18 dev channel). What is that and how can I disable it?
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How can I use ticks for Word 2003 form check boxes instead of crosses?

I've created a form using Word 2007 and saved it in Word 2003 format. It works well, but I don't like the way that the check box presents itself as being checked. Currently when I click the check ...
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Can regular PDFs be converted into editable PDF forms?

It seems Word documents can be made into editable PDF forms, but I'm having trouble finding any literature about taking a pre-existing PDF and making the form fields editable. I have a long PDF ...
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Possible to Automate backup of linksys router?

My employer would like me to automate the backup and restoration of Linksys WiFi devices on home networks. To do this manually requires logging in, navigating and then downloading or uploading a ...
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Access 2010 forms: direct entry of foreign key into text box

In a form I am creating for an MS Access 2010 database, one of the fields represents a foreign key. I would like this field to be displayed as a text box, rather than as a combo or list box as is ...
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Is there any tools that can help to automatically fill in forms?

I have a task to fill in certain data in a web bas application monthly. It usually took up like 30 mins to 1 hr of my day. Can anyone advise me whether there is any tool that can help to automate ...
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What source document format can be exported to PDF and generate digital signature fields?

My team wants to send out to 3rd parties a contract in PDF format, with digital signature fields that could be signed using Adobe Reader. Every time we add a new 3rd party to the contract, we are ...
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How can I create a PDF with form fields from a collaboratively edited source document?

I want to create a PDF document with a fill-in form. The source of the document is right now Google Docs, so that my team can edit it collaboratively with ease. However, Google docs doesn't support ...
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Paperless office questions

I've been leading my department towards going paperless for a little over a year now and we have figured out some great ways to save space and money while not using dead trees. Everything is going ...
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What document format is best used for filling in forms?

I want to send someone a form in a document, have them fill it in and send it back to me. What is the best document format that can handle this?
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Firefox : automatically fill form on page load?

Is there a way for Firefox to automatically fill matching input box (text, radio, checkbox....) and textarea on page loading without the need of clicking anything like RoboForm & iMacros?