Adobe Reader 9 Won't let me fill in a form?

  Blessed 13:07 20 Nov 2010
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I downloaded a Physicians Office questionaire form that has lines for me to put in my information.

When I click on the line, and try to type, nothing happens.

  sunnystaines 13:36 20 Nov 2010

try uninstall and install the latest version of adobe reader ver 10

  bremner 13:52 20 Nov 2010

If the pdf is protected then it can not be changed.

Does the download site say it can be filled in on the computer or does it have to be printed off and hand written?

  iscanut 14:18 20 Nov 2010

Many down loadable pdf docs do not allow on screen edit. You usually have to print the form out and complete by hand.

  Ian in Northampton 16:03 20 Nov 2010

What the guys above said. I don't think I've ever seen a .pdf that you can fill in on screen: normally, you have to print them out, fill in by hand and mail it back.

  Forum Editor 16:07 20 Nov 2010

you can't edit it with Adobe reader - it's called 'reader' because that's all it does, it allows you to read PDF files, not edit them.

  Bren.ie 13:45 24 Nov 2010

Pdf-xchange viewer will allow you to type onto a pdf document. It's worth checking out.

  Sea Urchin 14:00 24 Nov 2010
  march 14:20 24 Nov 2010

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