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    Can I use a PDF File to be used as a background and place data boxes on top?

    Asked by cocinapos on March 15, 2017 at 10:06 AM

    Can I use a PDF File to be used as a background and place data boxes on top?

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Boris on March 15, 2017 at 12:41 PM

    I'm afraid you cannot use a PDF file as the background of your form, because a background can be set only with an image.

    Can you please describe in more detail what you may be trying to achieve?

    If it is to simply display a PDF file that you already have, you can use our PDF Embedder widget:

    https://www.jotform.com/help/252-How-to-Add-a-Widget-to-your-Form

    If it is something else instead, please describe what it is you may be trying to achieve in more details, and we'll be happy to look for ways how it could be accomplished. Thank you.