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Topic: Re: Can Acrobat do this?
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 56588
From: r6f6e3nb
Date: 5/29/2002 05:20 PM

George wrote:
> > 2. Hi-lighted fields -
> > [snip]
> > Is this possible with Acrobat?
> You can set a field's border color and background
> color either manually, or programmatically via JavaScript.

I would not want the hi-light color to print. I would want it to be =visible on the screen only. Is this possible?

> So all of the things you listed are possible, ....
> Keep in mind that some of what you want won't
> be possible with the free Reader, particularly
> saving/retrieving data from a database or saving a filled-in form.

The main reason for my wanting to switch to Acrobat is because of the =free reader. OmniForm charges $50 for their reader. Is it possible to =use a plug-in or to create a program that will interface with the =Acrobat Reader to save or retrieve data from filled-in forms?

Steve Smith

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