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Topic: Resizing Text fields
Conf: (P-PDF) Acrobat 6.0, Msg: 126946
From: Horndoggie
Date: 2/3/2005 01:05 AM

So here's the other little behavior that drives me nuts and I'd like to know if it is better in 7 than in 6 or if there's a fix for it in either.

Win XP Pro, Acrobat 6 Pro

1. Create a column of check boxes (or any other fields for that matter)

2. Place each box in the appropriate place on the form.

3. Select the entire group.

4. Use the "Snap to Grid" to align the group.

Result: Some are aligned as expected, but several of them are moved and RESIZED which causes you to have to relocate and resize the non conforming ones.


Doug Horn

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