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.

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Resaving Acrobat Forms in the Browser

With the removal of Acrobat Reader support in Chrome and other browsers, we have seen a big increase in the number of clients asking...
Mark Stephens
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Customer Review – How the State Veterinarians of South…

In a change from the usual blog posts, today we have a guest blog post from Michael K. Martin, DVM, MPH, DACVPM. I work...

Editing XFA files in Adobe LifeCycle to allow direct…

At IDR Solutions I spend alot of time working on XFA for our Java PDF Library and PDF to HTML5 Converter and during this...
suda
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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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Mixing the PDF file format and Java at JavaOne…

The PDF file format is on the rise, and you can see this in this year’s JavaOne San Francisco show in September. On the...
Mark Stephens
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