Form Data Import & Export

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  • July 25, 2017
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by Eric Mcguire, Integrated Sales and Support

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Say you’ve got an interactive form that a lot of people use. Of course, you’re going to want to gather the information in that form and put it into your database so you can use it. But you’re not going to need to have the entire form submitted bac…

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Protect a document the right way with ConnectedPDF

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  • July 18, 2017
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by Frank Kettenstock, VP of Marketing

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When it comes to document security, password protection and document encryption have been around a long time. And they’re great for protecting your PDF and then sending it to someone, or a group.

But what happens if you need to change recipients’ abili…

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How banks can beat the paper chase

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  • July 11, 2017
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by David Ronald, Marketing Director

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Financial institutions deal with everything from mortgage applications to account statements to wire transfer requests to customer checks, many of which live as paper documents. And because banks and credit unions are obligated to keep a large part of their…

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Connected Review vs. Shared Review

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  • May 30, 2017
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by Scott Nguyen, Integrated Sales and Support

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Oliver Wendell Holmes once said “Many ideas grow better when transplanted into another mind than the one where they sprang up.” That’s the driving force behind collaboration of any kind, but certainly in business.

Among its many uses, PDF softw…

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What a true eSignature gives you

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  • May 16, 2017
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by Wim Temmerman, Sales Director EMEA

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So you need to sign an electronic document. So you go to a free web service that offers to apply an “eSignature” to a PDF. So you think “ok, sounds good.” So that web service lets you create or import a graphic that looks like a signature and apply it to…

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How to update documents when you only have the hardcopy

  • This entry was posted in PDF Solutions and tagged document scanning, editable PDF, hardcopy, PDF compression
  • May 2, 2017
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by Frank Kettenstock, VP of Marketing

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Here’s the situation: you have a hard copy of a typed document you want to edit but there’s no digital or editable copy available. Is your only course of action to completely retype the document from scratch? Of course not.

Because you’ve got a scanner…

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Mobile scanning solutions with the quality you need

  • This entry was posted in PDF Solutions and tagged compression, mobile scanning, mobile scanning solutions, RDK, SDK
  • April 25, 2017
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by Lilli Herz, Foxit Europe Sales

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Fact #1: Sending documents to your bank or insurance company often means photocopying, printing and a trip to the post office. That’s a trip almost no one wants to take.

Fact #2: You’d rather use your smartphone or tablet to “scan” your documents and email…

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Get ready for PDF 2.0

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  • April 18, 2017
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by Kai Jing, VP of Technical Operations

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It’s been a long time coming but PDF 2.0—aka ISO 32000-2—is due to be officially published in the middle of 2017. The next generation of the standard Portable Document Format, PDF 2.0 is the first major update in the post-Adobe world of PDF. The last on…

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Acroforms vs. XFA Forms

  • This entry was posted in PDF Solutions, Ultraforms and tagged 2D barcodes, Acroforms, Content reflow, convert XFA forms, XFA, XFA forms
  • April 11, 2017
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by Carlos Gonzalez, Foxit Software

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Acroforms are the original PDF-based fillable forms, based on the PDF architecture. XFA forms are XML-based forms, wrapped inside a PDF. So, what’s the difference—and more importantly, which should you use? Let’s take a look.

The backstory

Acroforms we…

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The fast, easy way to convert PDF to Word

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  • March 28, 2017
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by Brad Selbst, Sales Director

The fast, easy way to convert PDF to Word

So you’ve got a PDF document and you want to convert it to Word. What’s the fastest, easiest and most cost-effective (aka, free) way to do that? Use Foxit’s PDF to Word converter.

It’s point-and-click easy. Conversion is fast. And as we mentioned, it’s free….

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