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How to print the inserted/filled text of the pdf and not the entire pdf form?

Ok maybe I wasn't able to describe my question properly. I'll try my best to elaborate further. I scanned an actual form and will be using it as a "guide only" for our users/staffs. I would like to ...
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Form autofill settings on Chrome

On internet explorer, it remembers the entries i put into a form. i cant get Chrome to do this. To be clear, not payment or address details. This is a standard form - such as this https://www....
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Shifting tables when filling a form created in Microsoft Word

I am creating a form with the developer's tool. I use the grey fields to add an area where people filling the forms can write in to answer the various questions. Some of those grey fields are in ...
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Contact form 7 … about not all fields getting sent

I ran across a similar topic being discussed. But the solution was specific to that particular case without any mention of the principles behind it... my 'contact form 7' form tab looks like this: &...
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Is there a way to access the built-in excel form via a shortcut?

Is there a way to access the built-in excel form via a shortcut? Macros/VBA and addins are disabled. Users are running either Excel 2013 or Excel 2016. Search has yielded only custom toolbar ...
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Autosize text in PDF forms with LibreOffice Draw

I'm using LibreOffice Draw v5.3.7.2 to create some PDF forms. I found the form toolbar and I can create forms just fine. I want to have a text form field, where the text is automatically scaled to ...
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How can I print data on pre-printed forms?

Sometimes we use pre-printed letterhead paper on a regular printer. We can just adjust the margin in Microsoft Word, for instance, and voila... But this time, I have more than a letterhead paper. It'...
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Can SharePoint do subforms?

I would like to create a form that manages opportunities for my business. The form would collect all relevent information like order date, time, etc. But, within this form, I would like to have 3 ...
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Can I add a feature to be able to create text over underlines?

I created some documents with underlines (for print outs) but now I am told they want to be able to writer on the underlines. How can I do so without having to redo all of the forms? ...
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Advanced Forms in Word

I am looking to create a form in Word where the value selected in a combo box will determine the text in another section of the form. First, if I create a Combo Box in a Word document, how do I ...
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Excel form to read/write from linked .xlsx

I've inherited a partially complete project where a student developer is using excel as a database. Hes tried to separate the user interface (created with excel forms) and the "database" which is a ...
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Frozen Powershell form when executing SSH commands

Have a simple script that runs via Powershell form By request, it getting information form Linux servers, using plink command, and then prints it as an output in the form. The problem that the form ...
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cross reference content from current word forms

with the legacy word form I could insert a formtext field { FORMTEXT } and show the content in a new place by using a new field { REF text1 \h } where is the name text1 and which is automatically ...
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Styling checkboxes in MS Word

I've set up a form in Word using the following: ...so that users can tick / untick checkboxes, but the boxes appear greyed out. Is there a way I can restyle them to look more like checkboxes do in a ...
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Print Preview is not available

I have made a word form with some activeX controls in it. When I see print preview of blank form, it can be seen. But if I fillup one of any field of that form, dialog box is showing print preview is ...
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Set background color in LibreOffice base form

The title pretty much says it all. I am trying to create a form in design view in LibreOffice and I can't see any control that allows me to set the background color. I've seen some old answers to ...
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Libre Office form — need data sheet layout with a lookup field

I am trying to develop a timecard form. The fields are ID, task, date, start time, and stop time. I want to create the form as a datasheet. I don't know the specific name for this, but I want it to ...
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Put transparent form fields/text areas on an image in Openoffice Writer?

I'd like to create a few pages with a background image and (different) text at the same areas on the image. Think of invitation cards or recipes - there is some structure (recipient and location, or ...
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Excel: fill out worksheets from list

So, I have a form for my employees where they can see their goals for the next year and some other payout related information. I have the information for every employee in a seperate list (master ...
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Why are form field suggestions out of position in Chrome? [closed]

For a year or more I've had a problem with Chrome, always on the latest versions, where the suggestions dropdown is out of position. I've reset Chrome. I've disabled all extensions. Nothing resolves ...
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How to create xfa pdf on Linux?

I know about things like Google drive for viewing pdf with xfa data on Linux, but my point is about creating such pdf1.7 files (Given adobe dropped unix support). So what is the ghostscript(or other ...
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is it possible to use a webpage to enter information into a terminal with php

I was wondering if it is possible to enter information into a php exec using something like a text bar on a webpage, so when they enter a word and hit "continue" php takes that word and uses it in a ...
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Autofill web forms

Let's say that a website contains a search tool with advanced options. I often use the same search criteria to perform my search. It would be incredibly useful if I could use a script that enters ...
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Powershell GUIs (.NET forms), right click event on button

How can right click events that occur on a button be captured? I'd like to perform some action when a button receives a right click. Below is a sample form: Add-Type -AssemblyName System.Windows....
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How can I automate writing contracts in MS Word using a form?

At my job, vendor contracts must be written for service work. Many of the items on these contracts that must be filled out are repetitive data. Is there a way to set up an electronic form to fill ...
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Bash form with two columns

This script creates a form in a terminal window with one column and four rows. How can I create a form with two columns and two rows? shell="" groups="" user="" home="" exec 3>&1 VALUES=$(...
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Recover sent form data on Chrome (android)

I have sent some text informations... Now I need them again but I have lost the place where I saved them. Since I sent that on Chrome (android), is there any way to get that text again?
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How do I tab to the last form element in Chrome?

When submitting a form it's very convenient to use tab to switch between form elements. But when you only need to edit first couple of elements it's tedious to press tab until the Submit button, ...
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Disable spellchecking in Adobe Reader editable forms

I am filling in a large form in Adobe Reader. (This is for a grant application, and those forms tend to be 80 pages long, with lots of text in the form fields.) Adobe Reader has by default ...
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Setting and getting variable with Microsoft Word (no VBA)

I'm using a template in word with text content control and I want to access the text written. I tried to google it but it seems I don't have the right keywords. For instance, the beginning of my ...
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Zero Pad an integer array when printed to textbox

I have an array of Integers however want to print them to a textbox within my form application so that they all look the same in length and it looks neat. How would i go about zero-padding the 100 ...
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Make PDF table fillable in Adobe Acrobat

Need to fill out sleep log digitally but auto field detection doesn't work properly when I click "Tools" -> "Forms" -> "Create Form" An example is shown at the top of the pdf but basically I want to ...
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Cannot edit a Drupal contact form

I have this site running Drupal 8.1.3 with a contact form I need to edit. The site was done by someone else, the form was used and Drupal won't let me edit it. I need to edit a form field of the type ...
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How do I Curl command line POST form data returning HTML page with answer

I am trying to read a single value from a web enabled device. The device has a simple Post form which when will return an HTML page. This works fine from the browser, but not from the command line: # ...
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Email Script running on Google Form Responses - I cannot turn it off?

So here's my predicament: I created a Google Form I put a script on the Responses to email the results that were entered that day to another email. Easy To do the email every day, I added a google ...
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Outlook amend task form [closed]

I am completely new to working with Outlook forms, so please phrase your answers accordingly! I've been asked to amend the built in Task form do do away with status, replacing it with a new combo box ...
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How do I explicitly NOT resend the form on reload?

When attempting to reload/refresh a page after a form has been submitted, this popup appears: But it only has 2 options: continue or cancel. What if I want to reload, but NOT resubmit the form?
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chrome autofills wrong information on a website

on this website https://members.zipcar.co.uk/register/ Chrome autofills the username field with my email address (i'm not talking about automatic suggestion in a popup, I mean it just puts the ...
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How to edit parameters sent through a form on the Firebug console?

When you sent data over a form, you can see what exactly you sent if you see the logs on the Firebug console. It also gives you an option to resend the data. Is there is a way to edit that data within ...
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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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. Find ...