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How to increase visual length of form text field in Word?

When a form text field is inserted in a Word document, the grey shaded length is about 5 characters long. How can this length be increased?
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Acrobat - Form - “Submit” to Email Not Working

I created a PDF Form with a "submit" button that is suppose to email the completed PDF form via the "default client".  This doesn't seem to work and I keep getting the following error, "An error ...
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Show Form from cell click, then CommandButton to pass to next ActiveCell

I'm creating an input form for use with a 'tablet' PC in Excel for our guys to fill out when in the field. As inputs like drop-down menus and the like are quite fiddly, I wish to use a basic input ...
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How to recover lost fields entered on a PDF file (or prevent such data loss)?

After clicking on a passport application form on a government web site, the form opened as a PDF file within Google Chrome (the browser I was using). After saving said PDF to the Downloads section of ...
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How to get the actual URL a post/submit form redirects to?

As you may know when you submit data through a form you are actually accessing an URL with your submitted data included in the URL as the query strings. For example, if the form asks you to submit ...
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How to get evenly spaced letter slots for forms in Microsoft Word

I'm not sure how to describe this without a picture: Is there a way to do this without drawing the lines manually? Preferably the lines will look as shown.
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Better alternative for forms than PDF documents

Over the last few years, it has become fashionable to create PDF documents containing all sorts of dynamic content. One of these contraptions are forms that can be filled out digitally, and then ...
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rotate pdf by a certain degree in adobe acrobat

I imported a .jpg image into adobe acrobat to convert it into PDF form with textboxes and stuff. the scanned .jpg is tilted and has to be rotated 5 deg. anti-clockwise. I know how to do this on image ...
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Custom form in email on Outlook

Is there a way for me to create a form in an email that can be used for booking items (eg. rooms, vehicles, tools, etc.) on Outlook 2007? So it should allow the receiver to input start date/time, and ...
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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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How do I create a Word 2007 form that will tab between text fields, and not within the text field?

I am trying to create a protected form in MS Word 2007. However, once created it won't tab between the text fields, or from a text field to the next field, it only tabs inside of the text fields. It ...
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use same data in multiple forms - PDF

I need to fill out the same permission form very often and it is very tedious to put in my information every time. Using Adobe Acrobat Pro, is it possible to use the same data from form fields in ...
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PDF Fillable Forms

I have created a word document which contains a pdf fillable form as an enclosure. I am able to double click on the form and it opens up the form to fill. However, I have asked someone else to try ...
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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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Word 2010 forms: applying “data-filled-in” style to Plain Text Content Control

Figure 1. Field in Normal style. I have created a form with pretty placeholder prompts (boxes added for demonstration) in faint colour in the Plain Text Content Controls. So far, so good. When the ...
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Is it possible to recover HTML form data from Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 (MS IE11)?

I want to know if it's possible to recover HTML web form data from MS IE11. The 4 scenarios that I'm interested in, are: when you've closed IE11's process (iexplore.exe (*32)), but have not ...
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Combining PDF Pages with Form Fields that have the same name

First of all, I have only recently started to dabble with the advanced features of PDF... Quick Backstory: As part of my job, I spend much of my time pre-filling account paperwork with redundant ...
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Adobe Acrobat - Limit input of a number Filed in a range 0-10

I have this form In which you have to enter some scores from 1 to 10 and in the last field you have the sum of the previous fields. So far so good, I have the fields where you can only enter numbers ...
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Printing in specific coordinates of a document

I have a document which contains certain fields that need to be completed by hand. I am trying to eliminate this task. What I would like to do is: Scan the document and measure the dimensions. ...
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Can the MS Word Date Picker force the user to enter a date?

Seems you can type anything you want into a date picker field. Is there a way to force the user to enter a valid date in the proper format (dd-mm-yyyy vs mm-dd-yyyy)
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Libreoffice Writer: how to enter data in a protected Word .doc form

I have a Word .doc file with form fields in it that I want to fill out in LibreOffice Writer. The file is protected (in MS Word), so only the fields can have data entered into them. However, none of ...
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How to fill fill-in forms inside Microsoft Word documents

Ever had to fill in a form electronically to apply something? Here is the scenario: You open must apply electronically for something You download a microsoft word document You open it and see that ...
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Font missing while editing forms using Acrobat

I want to added some form in a PDF template using Acrobat, I'm not allow to modify that template. Since labels in that template are in a font called STXiHei, I want to make my forms the same. However ...
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Multiple FILLIN prompts at once

I have a work document with a number of FILLIN forms that populate throughout the document. The problem that I have is each time the document is opened, each FILLIN fires a separate prompt for the ...
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Windows Scheduled Task and Windows Form application

I have a windows form application that is using a WebBrowser control, I want to run this in a schedulded task on my windows 7 machine, but when I run it, the program doesn't seem to save any web pages ...
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Word 2010 Form - Content Control Checkbox

I am creating a form using the content control checkbox. I would like a hidden text field to "unhide" if the form user checks the box. I have the text field bookmarked and hidden. For example: (...
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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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Sharepoint Designer Prevents Specify Own Value From Appearing in Form

Specify Your Own Value feature doesn't appear once the form/item is launched in sharepoint designer and saved. It does appear if the form is not launched in sharepoint designer. How can I fix this?
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Can MS Access make a column-of-rows type of form like the one pictured?

I am trying to make a form consisting of multiple forms stacked side-by-side in Access, like the one pictured below but have run into many, many issues. I will settle for a report if I can't get a ...
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Is there a way to automatically clear filled out PDF forms?

I filled in an online pdf form. After I finished, I closed the window thinking that the form will clear itself since I didn't save it. When I went back to the website and clicked on the form again, ...
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Creating a PDF form, trying to calculate using check marks

I'm creating a fillable form in Adobe DC. I have the following sheet set up: I'm trying to set up the total cost field to auto populate with the cost when check marks are made. I know very ...
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Using one text file as a modified 'stencil' for other text files with forms

(rephrasing the question for better clarity.) Suppose I have 1000 text files. Each file is a textual form, with fixed field descriptions and headers, but the data is different. For example, file 1: ...
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Opening dropdown box immediately on cell entry excel

I have successfully implemented cascading dropdown lists, where the contents of the dropdown are filtered by the previous selection, using an adaptation of Contextures Offset/Match method of ...
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Remove auto-complete field entries in Google Chrome

Is there a way to stop the gmail address field (on the login page) from displaying all the gmail addresses that you have ever typed in it? When logging in with Google Chrome or trying to set up a ...
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How can I avoid duplicate records in an Access table when entering data from a subform?

I have a MS Access database with three tables: Foods (Id, Food_Name, Food_Desc) Ingredients (Id, Ingredient_Name) IngredientsFoods_mm (Id, Id_FoodsFK, Id_IngredientsFK) ...in a many-to-many ...
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Stop Chrome from redirecting Pardot form

I am using a Pardot form where you submit your email and get redirected to a new page with all the download links. Right now, if I try to press "back" to go the the main page with all the forms, ...
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Outlook 2010 Form Designer component

Which MS Office component is required to design custom forms in Outlook? I unchecked many components during Office installation and now my Outlook lets me only to open a custom form, not create one. ...
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Is there a way to make chrome autofill all available fields on a page, as opposed to requiring dropdown selection for each field?

If I have a field (e.g. mobile number) chrome will suggest the answer as I type, but is there any way for chrome to simply fill in the information without me having to manually trigger each field? I'...
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Custom appt forms included in save as .ics

I am creating an annual apptment calendar for some of my clients. If I use a custom appointment form will the custom form design stay with the calendar when I save it as an .ics file for them to ...
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shading for content controls not displaying always

I am using MS Word Professional Plus and trying to shade the content control fields, so that users of the form can easily identify the fields. I have gone under options, advanced setting and selected ...
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Duplicate fields on the same page, on an Adobe PDF form

I have a section of an Adobe PDF form which will contain a list of items, I want to be able to add as many items to this list as neccessary and for it to push the rest of the content down. I am using ...
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Missing fields in editform for SharePoint document library

I have a document library, where one of the columns does not show up in the edit and new form. How do I get back in the forms, so that the users can edit (and create) items including this column/...
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How can I print only pages I have selected by a checkbox to print in MS Word?

I have a protected Word document with many macros. It is approximately 45 pages long. I want to add a checkbox on the top of each page and run a macro so that only the checked pages will be printed. ...
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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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PDF form validations not working

I have created a PDF form with using Adobe Acrobat and added javascript validations on text-boxes like email and telephone numbers. When I fill them with using adobe reader they will validate ...
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How to create a copy/copied/duplicated form page in LibreOffice (for PDF form input)?

I created a LibreOffice Writer document including some input forms. How can I create a copy page where the input-values are repeated from the original page as copy for the person filling out the form?
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How to create a form checkbox without a label on LibreOffice Writer

In default the checkbox seems to have a label assigned to it. For creating an fillable PDF I'm looking for just a plain checkbox which can be clicked -- the description is done at another column, as ...
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Automatically adding/expanding new row in MS Access forms

I am trying to build an invoice form in which the user has to select an item and when ever the item is selected from the combo box, a new blank row should be added at bottom as shown in the screen ...
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How to delete some of the form data in Firefox

I want to delete some form data in Firefox. At Tools > Clear Recent History... there is option to delete all form data, but I do not want to do that. I expected that highlighting the entry I want ...
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Pdf form via OpenOffice: disable write in combobox

In the OpenOffice family products you can create a form with a writer and then export it to pdf. This way you get an editable pdf form. I need to add a combobox but cannot find a way to disable ...