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Flatten a form

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Level 2

Hello,

I try to flatten a dynamic form in a process but I don't have the PDF-Generator or the Output service. I have licensed the ReaderExentions and ContentService.

Is there any possibilty to flatten a form to "normal" pdf?

Regards

Christoph

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Level 10

I think only transformPDF activity can do this. So you might require Output service for this feature.

Nith

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Former Community Member

Output Service is required to truly flatten.  You can do some tricks with other services to make that fields on a PDF non interactive, but the PDF still think its an interactive form and appears like it.

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Level 8

If the form is a Static XDP based form (when you create the template you mark it as static or dynamic) then you can flatten it using Assembler.  If the form is dyanamic, however; Assembler will try to call Output.