How to Create a PDF Form

Last Update: October 6, 2013

A PDF Form is extremely useful for sharing and compiling form documents. JotForm provides the quickest way to convert your online forms to a PDF format. Watch the short video below or look at the text-instructions to quickly create your PDF form.

1. Login to JotForm and click on "My Forms" in the navigation menu.

2. Check the box before the form name or Click the form to Select

3. Find & Click the "More" button

4. Find & Click "Create PDF Form"

5. You're done.

If you have questions or had any difficulties please share them with us below.


FFRforms (February 25, 2013 at 10:31 AM)

The pdf form I created from "urgent opportunities: step 2" was blank...

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dmczoschke (March 01, 2013 at 09:45 AM)

Everytime I try to create a pdf form it takes a long time and then gives me an error message and doesn't create the pdf form.

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webusermy (April 18, 2013 at 10:22 PM)

This just pretty much "prints" the form into a pdf file.

It would be cool if it actually created an interactive pdf file where users can fill it up on their PC and print it out to submit manually, if desired.

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gfjump (July 03, 2013 at 04:51 AM)

thank you for the videos up here and i just want to say it is possible to creat a pdf file so users can be seen on the pc and print ou to be a pdf documents.

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JonthueM87 (March 05, 2014 at 08:46 PM)

How do you retrieve the PDF form data?

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DINULIK (July 10, 2014 at 03:29 AM)

It creates pdf but not fillable one, you can not fill data in it. its just pdf. please help

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DINULIK (July 10, 2014 at 10:15 AM)

is it possible to add a table? several rows and collomns?

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vivebydesign (November 14, 2014 at 11:23 PM)

Are we able to make a form with a signature option or something like a signature

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level3 (November 24, 2014 at 02:03 PM)

the content in the pdf is so small I can't ready it. how to resize it?

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hany525 (February 12, 2015 at 06:17 PM)

The pdf truncates some questions to fit on the next page. The page break function does not work to break the pages up in a neat way. Is there a fix for this? I would rather have blank space at the end of one page so that the next question is neat rather than being chopped in half.

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newarksymphony (March 17, 2015 at 01:06 PM)

The new fillable pdf form feature is sending back error messages for all of my forms. Can you help?

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markaikin (March 20, 2015 at 09:39 AM)

The PDF form I get has 0 bytes. Am I doing something wrong?

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