A text form field lets a user type out responses directly into the field. In this article we'll cover the basics of adding your field.
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If you are looking for all the ways you can configure your text field, click here for our complete list of form field properties.
Step 1: Choose the Text Field option
- Open the Forms Tab.
- Click on either the Text Field option.
Step 2: Place your text field
You will see the outline for the check box or radio button appear on your document. You can position it wherever you would like.
- Click anywhere in your file to place the field.
- Hold down your left mouse button and drag the cursor to resize the field as you place it.
Step 3: Editing Text Field properties
Click here for a full list of all form field properties, including appearance settings and how to set up calculations for your text field.
- Click on Edit to enter Edit Mode.
- Select the Combo Box.
- Click the wrench icon to open the Properties tab
Bonus Step: Deleting the Check Box
- Switch into Edit Mode.
- Right click on the field.
- Choose Remove.
Bonus Step: Testing your button
- Switch into View Mode
- Click on the button.