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Is it possible when a user opens the form all fields to be highlight without to have to click the highlight button?

I am using LCD 8.2



Thanks
13 Replies
Jodi1725
Level 4
Level 4

Where do I put that information? I use LiveCycle Designer out of Acobat Professional.  Can I still use that line of code?  If so where do I put it?

Jodi1725
Level 4
Level 4

Sorry I am a complete beginner.  I don't know where that is.

normynorms
Level 2
Level 2

This is how i will solve it..on each field: whether a text field, combo box etc you can view their events by clicking them and selecting from the drop down list; in this drop down list u will see a number of events: click, enter, exit, prePrint, preSave etc and in that list u will find form:ready. Select it and paste the code there make sure Javascript is selected as the Language.

Jodi1725
Level 4
Level 4

I will see if I can figure it out If not you may hear from me again

Jodi1725
Level 4
Level 4

I am still having issues.  I don't see the drop down that you are refering to.   Is there anyway you could do a screen shot and attach it?   I am thinking it may be limitations to the LiveCycle I have - since I am using what is part of Adobe Professional.

normynorms
Level 2
Level 2

no it wouldnt be limitiatiations cuz i am also using the one from professional. Tell me if you are seeing the area where u are able to enter javascript code for the form. If you are seeing it that area, its in that section below the task bar..

Jodi1725
Level 4
Level 4

Awesome!!!  I found it!  You are terrific!  Thanks so much for your help!

Jodi1725
Level 4
Level 4

Hi !

Okay so I tried it with app.runtimeHighlight = false;  ( I don't want the highlights to show up) but when I open the doc in reader (I have extened the features to readed) the highlight button in the top right still over rides the code I put in.  All I did was choose form:ready and enter the code.  Do I need an end statement?  I tried saving it as a dynamic PDF vs Static?  Remember I am really new so I must be missing something.

pguerett
Level 10
Level 10

Works fine for me ...can you post your form so we can have a look?

Paul

Jodi1725
Level 4
Level 4

I sure can! I have added both the reader version and the regular version.

Thanks for the help!

Jodi

pguerett
Level 10
Level 10

You have your code on LayoutReady not Doc Ready. Layout Ready is too early.

Paul

Jodi1725
Level 4
Level 4

So do I put it on the form level (the same place I have it now) but choose docReady from the drop down?   I got the last thing I did from this forum page

How to turn "On" the Highlight fields automatically?.

I will try this again

Thanks!

Jodi