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    How can I enter data into the form PDFs that have a table in it?

    Asked by kyoprogram on September 30, 2015 at 03:40 PM

    My team would like to supplement their use of the online form with a PDF form to save data that they are tracking throughout the week.

    I noticed when I download the PDF version of these forms that if there is a table within the form, it does not allow an editable field to save that information.

    Can this be corrected? 

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by david on September 30, 2015 at 07:04 PM


    If you change the inputs in yours matrices from "numeric text box" to "text box", the PDF of the form should function properly:

    Here is my test form with the changes made:


    If you clone the form to your account and create a PDF from it, you will see that matrices allow for input: