4 Replies Latest reply on Mar 11, 2011 12:59 PM by RickWhitelaw

    save record to pdf of a cropped in adobe pdf inserted as background form returns blank pdf

    GuyJones

      Summary

      save record to pdf of a cropped in adobe pdf inserted as background form returns blank pdf

      Product

      FileMaker Pro

      Version

      11

      Operating system version

      mac os 10.6.6

      Description of the issue

      a pdf form opened in adobe and the "remove white margins" option is applied.  form is saved as pdf and inserted as picture in background with fields layered over it.

      Save records as pdf is scripted.  When run, pdf produced has no form, just fields.

      Steps to reproduce the problem

      a pdf form opened in adobe and the "remove white margins" option is applied.  form is saved as pdf and inserted as picture in background with fields layered over it.

      Save records as pdf is scripted.  When run, pdf produced has no form, just fields.

      Expected result

      Form will be saved as pdf and filled in by overlayed fields.

      Actual result

      only fields show up in pdf.

      Workaround

      can be saved as pdf via print dialog box in scripting but this loses the ability to script the path.