Applications → Working with Forms → Form Settings → Widget Settings → PDF Widget
This topic describes PDF widget options. For details on using the widget, refer to Using the PDF Widget.
The following table describes the fields on the General tab of the Property Editor for this widget.
|Name||Type the name by which the widget is uniquely identified. No other widget or control on this form can have the same name.|
|Caption||Type the text to appear in the title bar
above the widget.
If you leave this field blank, the widget will not have a title bar.
|Template||Browse to a PDF template that contains
interactive form fields that will be filled in when the application runs.
Important: You are asked to select another PDF template if you select a PDF template that does not allow interactive form fields to be filled in or that requires a password or certificate to open.
|Display in||Form: Select this
option if you want the PDF document to be displayed within the form.
New Window: Select this option if you want the PDF document to be displayed in a new window.
|Options||Border: Select this
check box to draw a thin line around the widget.
Scroll bars: Select this check box to include scroll bars in the widget. This provides more content than the allotted space.
|Description||Type an optional description of the widget.|
The Parameters tab contains the input fields that are in the PDF document you imported. You map table fields and form controls into the fields on this tab.
Use the Refresh tab to update values that refer to external data, such as field values. If the widget does not refer to any external data, the Refresh tab options are disabled.
The following table describes the fields on the Refresh tab of the Property Editor for this widget.
|Refresh contents||On page load: If this
check box is selected, the content of the widget is retrieved when the form is
initially displayed at runtime or in the form preview.
Note: This check box is selected by default.
On data change: If this check box is selected, the content of the widget is updated when fields that map to values on the Parameters tab are changed at runtime or in the form preview.
On click: In the drop-down list box, select one of the buttons, images, or hyperlinks that are on this form. The content of the widget is updated when the control is clicked at runtime or in the form preview.
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