How To: Add a Field to a PDF

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Adding a field to a PDF to specify where information needs to be printed.

Instructions on how to navigate to the PDF Editor →

Draw a New Box for the Field

  1. Ensure the toolbar at the top of the Web Form Editor is toggled to "Build Mode".

Build Mode

  1. Move your mouse to the location on the PDF where you would like to add a box.
  2. Click down (left click) on your mouse or track-pad and drag across the screen while holding the mouse click down.
  3. Select a "Type" for the new box in the Configuration Menu - this will help Anvil determine how to format the information as well as help us display the correct corresponding web field.
  4. Give the field a unique name that you will recognize.

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