June 23, 2000
Tutorial 1: Copying Fields
Many forms use tables or arrays of similar fields for adding numbers or detailing items. Purchase orders, expense reports, and bills of lading are just some examples of how groups of fields are used in this manner. Unfortunately, Acrobat Forms doesn?t include the ability to create arrays in an automatic manner. But with a little knowledge about accurate placement of fields, multiple selection and alignment, and the new grid feature, this can be a much less painful authoring procedure.
Planet PDF talks with another Master of the PDF Universe, Eugene Y. Xiong, Founder and Chairman of the Board at Foxit Software Inc. in Fremont California. Xiong is a quiet yet astounding achiever, you (usually) won't find him talking at conferences, exhibits, or publishings, but what you will find is the result of his leadership in places you would never expect.
OK, so you want to stamp your document. Maybe you need to give reviewers some advice about the document's status or sensitivity. This tip from author Ted Padova demonstrates how to add stamps with the Stamp Tool along with related comments.