[pdftex] FORMS of hyperref only work with Acrobat Professional ??

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Sat Jan 17 11:26:43 CET 2004

At 04:43 17/01/2004, you wrote:

>b) Should the viewers (Clients) have a copy of acrobat-Professional instead
>of the free copy of acrobatReader in order to send data to me? This is my
>interpretation of the error message. In this case, the application of
>pdf-forms would be very restrictive.

the reader plug in can handle forms, that is, you need to run the reader in 
a web browser (currently only windows and linux readers have proper form 

each version of acrobat has its own small upward incompatibilities in form 
handling and widgets, but that can normally be handled by updates in the 
tex macros


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