Chris Wade Chris developed much of the Forms handling code and also the hooks for the XFA.


6 Stories by Chris Wade

What are XFA Forms?

In this article I aim to provide an general introduction to XFA forms, the XML Forms Architecture, and how the data is stored in...
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What are AcroForms?

AcroForms are the original Forms technology added to the PDF file format to provide interactive form elements such at radio buttons, text fields, combo...
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Displaying PDF ‘readonly’ text fields in Java

This article follows on from previous blog What are PDF ‘readonly’ text fields? In that article I  introduced ReadOnly text fields and explained that...
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PDF Form Names explained

We have found PDF form names can be a little confusing, so it seemed like a good topic for a blog article. “The Form...
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Using Transforms to Convert PDF Co-ordinates to JAVA co-ordinates

I was fixing a display issue in our PDF JAVA renderer the other day and thought you might like to understand more about the...
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