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Creating a dynamic interactive form

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I have been working at trying to get a text field that expands when more text is added to the field. I have been looking at the sample Purchase Order form that came with Designer and when I look at the properties of the subform for the comments field near the bottom of the page I see options that are grayed out when I look at the properties of the subform that I have made. I'm just not getting it and seeing what to do to get thing to work.



For example when I go to look at the Object > Subform properties everything is grayed out except the Type, Presence, and Locale fields. In the Object > Binding properties everything below Name, Default Binding and Import/Export Bindings fields is grayed out.



Without knowing what else to look into I'm stuck.



I have tried working with the tutorial in the Designer help but there is no tutorial for a dynamic interactive form just a dynamic form that apparently doesn't work the same way.
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OK. I think I got this figured out why the fields are grayed out.



But how do I get a field to grow when I finaly open the pdf document in Acrobat 7?
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You should be able to click on the field, select allow multiple lines in the layout tab. The field will grow as data is entered. Hope this helps.