[Solved] How to complete a PDF?

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[Solved] How to complete a PDF?

Postby parx24 » Sun Aug 08, 2010 11:23 am

I received a PDF document that I need to complete.
How do I do that with OpenOffice?

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Re: PDF

Postby RoryOF » Sun Aug 08, 2010 11:28 am

You don't. You print it out, fill it in longhand, and send it back by snail-mail.
PDF documents are not intended to be readily alterable and those who sent the document to you should be aware of that.
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Re: How to complete a PDF?

Postby Hagar Delest » Sun Aug 08, 2010 8:38 pm

Another possibility is to open it with a PDF reader, then if the fields can be filled in, type the information. Then, print the completed PDF with a virtual printer (like PDFCreator) to another PDF.

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