K2's PDF Forms - Retire the Typewriter

K2's PDF Forms - Retire the Typewriter

  • $79.00


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.

Major 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

    Learning 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

      Who Should Attend: 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

      Course Level: Intermediate

      CPE Credits: 2 Hours Computer Software and Applications  

      Prerequisites: Good working knowledge of Adobe Acrobat and PDF documents

      Advance Preparation: None

      PLEASE NOTE: Registration cutoff is 2 days prior to the start of the webinar.