Webcast: K2's PDF Forms - Retire the Typewriter (XKPFR17)
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Many businesses and CPA firms keep a typewriter in the office just to fill out paper forms. With Adobe Acrobat DC, organizations can abandon paper and use PDF forms instead. Users can fill scanned forms with the Add Text tool (formerly called the Typewriter tool) or create professional click-and-fill forms in minutes. During this session, your session leader will show you how easy it is to convert paper forms to PDFs. Topics covered include using the Add Text tool to fill scanned paper forms, us

 Export to Your Calendar 10/5/2017
When: 10/05/2017
9:00 AM until 11:00 AM
Where: Webcast
K2 Enterprises
United States
Presenter: Mac McClelland


Online registration is available until: 10/3/2017
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Acronym XKPFR17
CPE 2 hours
Vendor K2 Enterprises
Category
Management
Level Intermediate
Prerequisite Good working knowledge of Adobe Acrobat and PDF documents
Adv Prep None
Yellow Book? No
Designed for Accountants and business professionals who use forms and want to learn how to take advantage of the form creation and filling capabilities of Adobe Acrobat DC and Adobe Reader DC
Registration
Member $79
CPA Non-Member $104

The Member rate applies to LCPA members, other state society members, and non-CPA staff of LCPA members. To register online, use the ‘Register’ button above. To register by phone, call the LCPA Member Service Center at 800.288.5272 or 504.464.1040, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm.

Course Description

Many businesses and CPA firms keep a typewriter in the office just to fill out paper forms. With Adobe Acrobat DC, organizations can abandon paper and use PDF forms instead. Users can fill scanned forms with the Add Text tool (formerly called the Typewriter tool) or create professional click-and-fill forms in minutes. During this session, your session leader will show you how easy it is to convert paper forms to PDFs. Topics covered include using the Add Text tool to fill scanned paper forms, using the Prepare Form tools to create click-and-fill forms, adding and placing fields and using calculations in forms, and automatically collecting data from filled PDFs. This session provides all the knowledge necessary to create and use PDF forms Adobe Acrobat DC, which will allow you to retire the typewriter.

Objectives

Upon completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Distinguish between a static PDF form and a click-and-fill form
  • Describe the general process of creating a click-and-fill form from an existing electronic document using Prepare Forms tools
  • List the ten types of fields that can be added to a click-and-fill form
  • Explain how to collect PDF form data without re-keying the responses

Topics

  • Using the Add Text tool in Adobe Reader DC to fill scanned paper forms
  • Unlocking PDF forms with the Microsoft XPS Document Writer
  • Creating click-and-fill PDF forms using the Prepare Form tools
  • Automatically collecting form responses in an Excel workbook