Re: What do You prefer to write Docs, Presentations, or Spreadsheets with NVDA
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Well there are ways to handle this where the forms are loaded and
output as html, I have seen this and the server handles it itself
but I have had the older system where the server loads a pdf form
in a weird web program and yeah you can't make it do anything.
On 26/05/2020 8:25 am, Pauline Smith
Everything you wrote in this message is so on point. The form that
is on our state library's website that must be completed to
receive library services is a pdf that you cannot be saved. I
found that so frustrating when I had to fill out such applications
for students. The only extra copies we could make was hard copy
On 5/21/2020 3:48 PM, Brian Vogel
On Thu, May 21,
2020 at 02:40 PM, Arlene wrote:
I had to fill out a Canadian Government form that
was PDF I had to call the CNIB to get help filling out the
As I've mentioned in the past, there are a very great many
people who do not know how to design a fillable form, whether in
PDF or MS-Word.
I've had a few US government forms that were billed as fillable
that either were not at all, or were, but you couldn't save the
filled-in form, which is pretty useless from a record keeping
perspective. And when you're actually dealing with fillable
forms, type conversions often screw things up.
It's pretty much a black box until you start trying to work with
a given PDF file, regardless of what is claimed.
Brian - Windows
10 Pro, 64-Bit, Version 1909, Build 18363
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