XFA stands for XML Forms Architecture, and is part of a family of proprietary XML specifications that were developed by JetForm to enhance the processing of web based forms, however starting at PDF Specfication 1.5 it was possible to be used with XFA, but XML Forms Architecture was not standardized when the PDF Format became an ISO standard.

XFA

A 6 Step guide on ‘How to create expandable…

At IDR Solutions we spend alot of time working with XFA in our Java PDF Library. I have spent a lot of time working...
suda
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PDF XFA DOM versus HTML DOM elements – a…

As you may aware of that displaying XFA based PDF files in HTML format is a critical part in the PDF to HTML conversion...
suda
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FormCalc vs Javascript [PDF / XFA in HTML5]

This is one of the articles in the XFA series index which investigates the important factors to be considered during the conversion from FormCalc script to...
suda
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PDF/XFA – Gradient and Pattern Border shading in HTML5…

Last week we received some dynamic XFA files from our customers who were trying to convert JavaScript supported dynamic XFA forms to HTML5 using our online converter...
suda
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2 cool features in XFA forms (and how we…

XFA has some very useful features and we are aiming to make the most of them in our converter. So I would like to...
Mark Stephens
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