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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 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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Is there a free tool which will let me type onto PDFs and then save, or at least print, them?

I have a large number of paper forms which I need to complete. I'd like to scan them in, then type the answers onto them in the relevant spaces and print them out, rather than writing on them with a ...
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What free software can convert fillable forms pdf to fillable and **savable** pdf?

There are files with fillable but not savable forms. Acrobat Reader does not allow save such documents. What free software can convert fillable forms pdf to fillable and savable forms pdf?
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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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How can I sniff/capture submitted form data in IE?

I filled out an online form which is submitting to a crashed ASP.NET app. If I refresh, I get the message: To display the webpage again, Internet Explorer needs to resend the information you've ...
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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Firefox submit form into new tab?

In Safari, if you command-click (Mac) or Control-click (windows) a form submit button, the form submits to a new tab, just as if you command/control-clicked a link. Is there any way to replicate this ...
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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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1answer
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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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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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Is there a way to link text controls in Word 2007?

I am creating a form in Word 2007, using the controls available in the Developer tab. On my first page, I have the user enter a name into a text control. I want to have a control on the second ...
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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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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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1answer
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How can I create an XFDF file from a PDF?

How can I create an XFDF file from a PDF either 1) using Acrobat 8 Pro; or 2) using open source tools I tried creating the XFDF by hand, but I'm not able to merge it back into the PDF. I presume it's ...
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Is there a standard keyboard shortcut for “Remember Me” in web forms?

I often find myself logging into websites like this: Type in username Tab Type in password *sigh* Grab mouse and click "Remember Me" Enter Is there a standard shortcut I can use on most or all ...
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Lazarus Form Recovery for Safari?

I use Lazarus a lot on Chrome and FireFox. Well, not a lot, but it's great for crashing when you're writing something online in a form that doesn't automatically save what you're writing. Plus, this ...
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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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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?
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Is there a way to create a “personalized” form/template in Outlook 2007?

Is there any way to create a "personalized" template in Outlook 2007? In Microsoft Word, you can specify form fields via Mail Merge, so you can start a letter like "Hello «FirstName»", and it will ...
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Adober Reader 9 pdf review, comments stored in FBA sharepoint problems

EDIT: This issue below exists, however I think the REAL issue might actually be something to do with the fact that we are using a forms based authentication based sharepoint. I've discovered that ...
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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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1answer
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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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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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1answer
113 views

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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Is there a Google Chrome extension or userscript that will “bottom-justify” form fields?

When using Google Chrome, I would like to have a page scroll up so the bottom of form fields are at or above the bottom of the window when I click in the text input to begin entering something. ...
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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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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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How do I protect/lock a form in Word 2007/2010 without losing spellcheck?

Locking a form in Word 2007 and 2010 loses a lot of important features, most notably spellcheck. How do I lock a form so users can only edit the Content Controls, without sacrificing any other ...
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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 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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PDF form created in Libre Office - trouble with form fields and font sizing

I am trying to create a PDF Form using LibreOffice. I can create the form elements and export as PDF. However, the form fields are giving me problems. The text in these fields always centers on the ...
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firefox: one form multiple password fields

If there is a form with more than one password field, Firefox 3.5 will remember only one password. How do I make Firefox to remember two passwords for a form with a single login?
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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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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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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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My browser have been hacked.. or?

I just looked over my blog today and discovered a problem with my comment form. I've already installed and activated the Akismet anti-spam plugin so I don't actually receive the spam comments, but my ...
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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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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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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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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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Generating documents with templating from a form

I would like to create a document generator with templating. The workflow should be as following: The user input data to a static form (simple text input). The user chooses a graphically designed ...