I need some help; i have created editable PDF’s using Adobe X Pro, however when i email out the form (either through the distribute option. Hi I am using Adobe Acrobat Reader DC – how can I save a fillable form I have filled in as non-editable by the people I send it to? Thanks. The Portable Document File or PDF file type is a widely used format for its compatibility with most operating systems and email clients as well as its ability to save.

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How to Save a Fillable PDF on Google Chrome: 10 Steps

Fill out your PDF. Some PDF text fields, such as checkboxes, typwable need to be clicked in order to input an answer. It’s in the top-right corner of the Chrome window.

A drop-down menu will appear. You’ll find this option near the top of the drop-down menu.


How to make a PDF form non-editable

Doing so will open the Print menu on the left side of the Chrome window. This is below and to the right of the “Destination” heading. A pop-up window with different printing options will appear.

Click Save as PDF. It’s an option below the “Print Destinations” heading. The pop-up window will close. This blue button is at the top of the Print menu on the left side of the window. Clicking it prompts a Save As window to open.

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Enter a name for your PDF. Select a save location. Click a folder on the left side of the window to select it as the location in which you want to save your filled-out PDF. On a Mac, you may instead have to click the “Where” typeablle and then click a folder in the resulting menu.

It’s at the bottom of the window. Doing so will save your filled-out PDF in your specified file location.

You have to use some other application. Microsoft used to have a free PDF viewer that did a fine job of this, but they discontinued service for it and now you have to use Microsoft Edge. Not Helpful 4 Helpful 4. What about when I save the PDF? It does not allow me to go back to fill out or delete anything I have on the form. A PDF is not supposed to be edited.


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