Some times maybe you need to make interactive PDF form to normal PDF then it will be hard for others to change the content of the form. Also, it will be much easier to be checked or uploaded. In this article, I will share you a way about how to make interactive PDF form to normal PDF. If you feel that the concept is a little hard to understand, now let us feel it from the following example.
Interactive PDF form
Normal PDF file.
Now let us check how to make the interactive PDF form to normal PDF.
- Download software PDF Toolbox Command Line from this link:http://www.verypdf.com/dl.php?file=pdftoolbox_cmd_win.zip
- If you need to know more about this software, you’d better browse its official website.
- Now allow me to make a brief introduction for PDF Toolbox Command Line. As its names implies, this software is command line version, you need to call it from MS Dos Windows or use is together with other application, like c# or others.
- Download it and unzip it to your PC then know its usage in the readme.txt.
- As we need to make the interactive PDF form to normal PDF, we need to use the parameter –flattenform .
-flattenform: convert fillable PDF forms to static PDF file
Usage: pdftoolbox "sample_fillform.pdf" -outfile "_flattenform_out.pdf" –flattenform
Now let us call it in the MS Dos Windows.
By this way, you can make the interactive PDF form to normal PDF. Now if you ask that is there the version which can run on Linux? The answer is yes. For this software, it not only has Linux version but also has Mac version and Windows version. What else can this software do? It also can help you merge, split, encrypt, fill PDF form, edit PDF description information, and optimize PDF. With this software in hand, you can handle PDF files in various situation.
Meanwhile, by this software you can fill PDF form by FDF file. If you feel that command line software is a little complicated for you, maybe you can have a try of this software VeryPDF Form Filler v3.1 which enables you to fill out interactive PDF forms without the need for Adobe Acrobat.It can be used to save interactive PDF electronic forms to your computer to fill in and documents. After filling, you can print it or send it to your clients casually by this software.
This software was developed by VeryPDF software company, if you need to know more software, please visit its homepage. If you have any question about this software, you are welcome to contact us by the ways supported on this website.