PDF import

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    Asked on December 15, 2020 at 03:40 AM

    I was just wondering if it generally takes long for a PDF file to be imported to be used as a jotform?

    I have a couple of Word Doc I printed as PDF to pull through into Jotform. The idea was, the guys on the floor can fill all out electronically instead of pen and paper, and scanning later.

    I left an import overnight, but it seemed to hang. So I tried just pulling in a small doc as a pdf (approx 2pages) but it seemed to hang also.

    Maybe there is a preferred pdf printer to use? I use PhantomPDF

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    Answered on December 15, 2020 at 05:20 AM

    Hi Seaquestbrian,

    It doesn't take that much time when importing a pdf file to JotForm.

    After you have printed your Doc file to PDF. Kindly try uploading it again.

    I have created a word file > printed it to PDF, then saving the PDF file. After saving, imported it in Jotform and it uploaded after a few seconds.

    1608027632_5fd88df0d99d3_12.15 import pd

    What is the PDF Converter.

    Please give it a spin and don't hesitate to reach out if you need further assistance.