Creating PDF Forms

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by Sally Cox    PDFs are everywhere, and forms are still one of the most popular PDF types. Whether you are creating a form from scratch or updating an existing one, I bet I can show you a few things you didn't know about PDF forms. Creating a New PDF Form.

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PDF Forms: Part 3

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by Sally Cox    During the first article in this series, I covered the  process of creating a PDF. In the second article you learned how to add t ext fields to a postcard PDF. You can  download the PDF from that article  if you want to follow along.).

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Adobe RoboHelp 9: PDF Review

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The new RoboHelp 9 includes a handy Create PDF for Review option that will allow you to create a PDF that reviewers can open with the free Adobe Reader. Your reviewers can use Adobe Reader to add comments. Here is how the PDF Review process works.

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PDF or ePUB- Which is the Better Format for ePublishing?


Constantly evolving technology and rapid content digitization have completely transformed the epublishing world today with PDF and ePUB emerging as two of the most common eBook formats used across the industry. PDF (Portable Document Format). Pros of using PDF.

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Publish Adobe CC 2018 Responsive project as.exe or pdf

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Team, I would like to publish my adobe Captivate CC 2018 responsive project as a pdf or exe file. The post Publish Adobe CC 2018 Responsive project as.exe or pdf appeared first on eLearning. Discussion PDF Preview/Publish discussion preview/publish publish_to_pdfI just need a quick way to share the file in a format that is simple to open and share as a quick review in an office setting. I thank you for your help.

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PDF Forms Part 2: Text Fields

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Now that I have a PDF that I want to convert to a form, I am ready to add text fields.    As you'll recall, I created a postcard-sized PDF in Adobe Illustrator that I want to use for my form.   Here is my PDF opened in Adobe Acrobat. (If

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PDF or ePUB- Which is the Better Format for e-Publishing?


Constantly evolving technology and rapid digitization have completely transformed the e-publishing world today with PDF and ePUB emerging as two of the most common eBook formats used across the industry. In this blog post, we are going to discuss the pros and cons of using PDF and ePUB in detail and why one scores over the other. PDF (Portable Document Format). However, to view a PDF format on your computer, you need to install a specialized software, Acrobat Reader.

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Acrobat 9: Scanning into a PDF Portfolio

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You have created a PDF Portfolio for "Client Z." This paper document needs to be added to the PDF Portfolio, and quickly! Click the Create Task button and then select PDF From Scanner (or choose File > Create PDF > From Scanner ). by David R.

7 PDF Tools for eLearning Professionals

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Sometimes your online course PDF files can get a bit out of hand. Instead of wasting your time and resources on unsuccessful PDF editing, check out these great PDF tools. These tools can help you easily modify, convert, or view any PDF file. What PDF tools do you use?

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Adobe RoboHelp: Shared Review

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Fortunately, RoboHelp has a review option that allows reviewers who don't own Adobe RoboHelp to review your RoboHelp content. The only thing reviewers need is a PDF of your RoboHelp content, Adobe Acrobat or the free Adobe Reader. Click OK to create the PDF.

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How to Develop Interactive Marketing Collateral (PDF) Using Adobe Acrobat Pro

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Most of the marketing collateral sales people use on-field is in the Portable Document Format (PDF) documents. Here I would like to share how to create single select and multiple select interactivities in a PDF document using Adobe Acrobat Pro.

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Adobe PDF Online

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Create Adobe PDF Online is a web-hosted service that lets you convert a wide variety of documents to Adobe PDF files. Select a file from your hard drive, and the online program creates an Adobe® PDF file for you. Enter the URL of a Web page, and the program will capture it as an Adobe PDF file. PDF Online" src="" width=88 border=0>. Tags: Adobe

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Adobe Announces Technical Communication Suite 5

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Earlier this morning Adobe announced an update to its popular Technical Communication Suite.   You can create print, PDF, or XML/DITA content with Adobe FrameMaker 12. You  You can create responsive Help Systems and ePubs with Adobe RoboHelp 11. And  And you can deliver engaging, interactive eLearning content with graphics, demos, and more using Adobe Captivate 7, and Adobe Presenter 9. 

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Adobe RoboHelp: iFrames

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You can create a link to the PDF (which will open the PDF once the user clicks the link) or you can import the PDF into the project (which will create a topic out of the PDF). You can use iFrames (inline frames) to insert PDF files or HTML files within an HTML topic. 

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Adobe FrameMaker and Captivate: Merging Multimedia With Print PDFs

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by Kevin Siegel      There's no trick to creating a PDF these days. Simply open a document and, if you've got Adobe Acrobat on your computer, choose  Adobe PDF  when you print. I created a PDF by choosing File > Save as PDF.

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Adobe RoboHelp: SharePoint Shared Review

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A few weeks ago I wrote about Shared Reviews using Adobe RoboHelp. The Shared Review works by creating a PDF and importing the reviewed PDF into RoboHelp. And with Adobe's Technical Communication Suite , you can use SharePoint to centrally store all reviews.

Adobe Captivate: Object Hyperlinks

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Last week I taught you how easy it is add a hyperlink to caption text in Adobe Captivate.   When viewed via a web browser or a PDF, the learner will be taken to the web address you specified in the Link To area if the interactive object is clicked. by Kevin Siegel.

Adobe Announces Major Updates its Technical Communication Suite

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Adobe annnounced a major update to its Technical Communcaiton suite on January 31.  Here's a brief overview of the tools that make up the suite:   Adobe FrameMaker 2017. Publish content as Responsive HTML5, Mobile App, PDF, EPUB, and more.   Adobe RoboHelp 2017.   Adobe Captivate 9.   Adobe Acrobat Pro DC 2015.   Adobe Presenter 11.

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Integrating Adobe Captivate eLearning with Adobe FrameMaker

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Last week it was my pleasure to lead a 60-minute webinar for Adobe where I demonstrated how to integrate eLearning with Adobe FrameMaker. Then I created an interactive PDF from FrameMaker that included both the print materials and images from the document, and interactive eLearning. Adobe's Technical Communication Suite Captivate eLearning FrameMaker

Adobe FrameMaker: Defining Bookmarks

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by Barbara Binder Bookmarks are navigational links listed in the Bookmarks pane in Adobe Acrobat (and Adobe Reader) that display page content in the Document pane. Choose File > Save as PDF (or File > Save Book as PDF). Click Set to generate the PDF.

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Adobe FrameMaker 12: Single Source to Responsive HTML5 and ePub

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by Kevin Siegel      Adobe's new  FrameMaker 12  allows you to quickly generate Responsive HTML5 and ePubs. If you'll find both in Adobe RoboHelp 11. Looking for training on Adobe FrameMaker?

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Adobe Captivate 6: Delivering Standalone eLearning Lessons

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The client informed the developer that he could not open the email attachment since he didn't own Adobe Captivate. In addition to the web browser, the learner must have the free Adobe Flash Player on the computer to view the SWF.

Adobe RoboHelp 2015: New Book Now Shipping

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Adobe RoboHelp 2015: The Essentials.   We are proud to announce that our "Adobe RoboHelp 2015: The Essentials" workbook is now shipping.   "Adobe RoboHelp 2015: The Essentials" is a self-paced, step-by-step workbook that will teach you the essential skills needed to create and deliver user assistance (Help systems, policies and procedures, and knowledgebases). Adobe RoboHelp Adobe's Technical Communication Suite

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Adobe Presenter 9: Beginning Training

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Adobe Presenter 9 allows you to transform your existing PowerPoint deck into eLearning complete with voiceover recordings, interactive objects, screen characters and videos. During this full-day, online instructor-led class, you will learn how to create an eLearning lesson from scratch using both Microsoft PowerPoint and Adobe Presenter. Finally, you will also learn how to publish the finished eLearning content as both SWF and PDF.

Adobe Captivate 7: Publishing Video Demos

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  Here's what the standard Publish dialog box looks like:     When publishing a cptx project, you can elect to publish as SWF, HTML, PDF, or all of the above. HTML5, PDF? Looking for training on Adobe Captivate? by Kevin Siegel.

Leveraging Acrobat DC and Captivate 2017 to Enhance Self-directed Learning Opportunities

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After some research and a great deal of thought a decision was made to develop an interactive PDF using Adobe Acrobat DC and Captivate, and to create a supplemental iBook to address the shortcomings in Acrobat DC reader for Apple mobile devices. PDF Design. Overview.

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Adobe Acrobat X: Filling in Online Forms

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by Barb Binder  In a perfect world, everyone would not only own, but also know how to use, Adobe Acrobat X Professional. As a long-time Adobe Acrobat instructor, I know that with a few short clicks, a form can be enabled for online data entry.

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Adobe RoboHelp: Master Pages for Word Headers and Footers

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With the new Adobe RoboHelp 11, you can now control the headers and footers for Printed documentation with Master Pages. This allows you to control the information displayed in the headers and footers of Word and PDF documents generated by RoboHelp.

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Discovering Adobe InDesign for eLearning

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If you have been developing eLearning for any period of time, you have probably used several of Adobe’s applications to create engaging and interactive courses. With Adobe Captivate , you can create some great system simulations. With Adobe Flash , you can create interactive elements that take your courses to the next level of engagement and even create entire courses. You can create and edit images for your eLearning using Adobe PhotoShop and Illustrator.

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Publishing in Adobe Presenter

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Adobe Presenter is a great option for creating SCORM-compliant eLearning material for a learning management system (LMS) using PowerPoint. The Publish menu is located on the Adobe Presenter tab in PowerPoint. Publishing Adobe Presenter LMS SCORMBy Dean Hawkinson.

Adobe Captivate & eLearning: Screen Reader Best Practices

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You want your software to be compatible with the basics of your computer--word processing applications, internet, email, PDF reading--but not all screen readers are. Adobe has invested significant resources into Captivate to ensure the lessons you create have the capability of being compliant. And Adobe offers the following tips for testing your lessons for compliance: If you are designing your projects to work with screen readers, download several screen readers.

LMS Review: Adobe Captivate Prime

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Somehow I made it through more than 3 years without reviewing Adobe Captivate Prime LMS. Recently, several clients asked me about it by name, so I headed to the Adobe website for a first-hand look. Strengths of Adobe Captivate Prime include: Free trial. Company: Adobe.

Adobe Captivate 4: Creating Printable PDFs

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is a PDF option. Selecting this option will create a PDF version of your project without the need to use Adobe Acrobat. be able to open the PDF and watch or interact with your eLearning. However, the PDF document you publish with Captivate will. Open the PDF that.

Adobe Acrobat X: Adding Description Fields to Document Properties

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by Barb Binder    It's easy to ignore the Description tab of the Document Properties dialog box in Adobe Acrobat.      My personal rule is to make sure I get those fields filled out when I make a PDF. Create the PDF. Adobe InDesign.

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How to – Link to External and Internal Documents from an Adobe Captivate Project

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Steps: Note: A PDF document is used in this example. In the URL type the name or browse for the PDF. For example: PDF and extension.pdf (see image below). When the project is launched and the PDF button is clicked, the PDF should open in a separate window.