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    Customizing PDF output

    Asked by gijs_ros on April 24, 2016 at 06:19 AM

    Dear Jotform,

    This far i completely love Jotform, but i am having a major issue now that might stop me from using Jotform all together.

    i have created this form: https://form.jotformeu.com/60573168018355
    On my form, people create a packinglist for their holidays, which they will receive per PDF in their e-mail inbox.

    My problem is that the editing of the PDF output is VERY poor... i can only move some textfields and add an image.
    I cannot send my customers this PDF file, because to be honest.. it looks horrible.

    Could u tell me if there is a work around (3d party?) for my problem??

    Maybe i can send the generated data in the packinglist automatically to a 3d party software where i created a PDF template, before sending it automatically to the right customer?

    Hope to hear from you soon!

    Kind regards,

    Sven

    PDF output customizing template create PDF Design Customize PDF style
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Mike_G on April 24, 2016 at 07:07 AM

    We would like to apologize for any inconvenience. Although I'm not sure what particular changes/style would you like to apply to your PDFs. I have seen these online PDF editors that you might want to check:

    https://www.pdfescape.com/

    https://www.pdfbuddy.com/

    Or, you might want to download these apps

    https://acrobat.adobe.com/sea/en/how-to/pdf-editor-pdf-files.html

    http://www.wondershare.net/ad/pdf-editor/?gclid=CjwKEAjw3fG4BRDsn9GAv7T2zEkSJACNJdjgBNjCayMzgBW3WyBb-MgVle_nts0xpA58YlVql1ZPyBoCV8nw_wcB

    Those mentioned above are all 3rd party apps/website and Jotform is not at any point affiliated with any of it.

    Thank you.