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    how can i import a pdf file from my computer?

    Asked by happybirthway on April 30, 2015 at 05:19 PM

    I have a pdf that is already auto-fill ready that I want to edit.  how can I import it?  I uploaded it to the media library of my website so it would have a URL but I got an error message.  I then tried sending to DropBox but got an error message when trying to import it from there as well. 

    suggestions?  thanks.

    june

     

    Page URL:
    http://happybirthway.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Online-Client-Agre<br/>ement.pdf

    pdf file dropbox message fill thanks
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    Answered by Carina on April 30, 2015 at 06:28 PM

    Are you using the PDF embedder widget?

    http://widgets.jotform.com/widget/pdf_embedder 

    I created a test form and added the pdf url http://happybirthway.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Online-Client-Agreement.pdf and it's displaying normally:

    http://form.jotformpro.com/form/51197562225961? 

    Or are you trying to import the PDF form using the option "PDF only" on the  Adobe's Form Central import tool?

    http://www.jotform.com/adobe-formscentral-alternative/ 

    If you are using this option then the PDF can be selected from your computer and after being successfully imported an email will be sent to you:

    Please let us know more details on what you are trying to achieve so we can be of more assistance.