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Related to Free flow text in pdf text box

Hi All,
I have a requirement wherin i need auto-populate suggestive text in a text box, More specifically lets Assume i have a hard coded 5 Below values in a form
1. India
2. Indonesia
3. Iran
4. Iraq
5. Ireland

if user enters "In" in a text box it should suggest "India","Indonesia"
Or if he enters "Ir" suggestion should be "Iran","Iraq","Ireland" subsequent sugestions will be more specific as he enters the charectors some what like a google search suggestions in a free flow text

Is it possible to implement in PDF with javascript ?????

Regards,
Ali

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Hi Bruce,

Thank you :):):) this helped me.

Can you please suggest some books related to Designing PDF's and creating processes.

Regards, Ali

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Hi Ali,

There is a book "Creating dynamic forms with Adobe LiveCycle Designer" by J.P. Terry and there are some books on Acrobat that have a chapter on Designer forms but there is not a lot out there and J.P. Terry's book is a good few versions behind.

I have learnt most from John Brinkmans blog, http://blogs.adobe.com/formfeed/

Nialls blog http://www.assuredynamics.com/

Radzmar blog http://thelivecycle.blogspot.com.au/

Stefan's blog http://forms.stefcameron.com/

and http://blogs.adobe.com/lcdesigner/

I'm sure there are others, and the JavaScript engine is the FireFox one, https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/JavaScript

Maybe other people can add to the list

Bruce