How to Add Checkbox and Dropdown List into Your PDF Document [Part 3: Fillable PDF]


Welcome to part 3 of our “How to Make a PDF Form Fillable” series. I hope you’ve learned some helpful tips so far! :-)

You learned how to make a basic PDF fillable in part 1 and you went through customizing form fields by changing its font face, font size, font color, duplicate form fields, and much more in part 2.

Now for the third part of this series I will walk you through on how to use other Form Field Creation Tools in the PDF Escape program.

We have learned how to use “Text” and “Text Paragraph” and so now it is time to learn how to use and customize the other tools which are “Checkbox”, “Radio”, and “Dropdown”. Let’s get started!

PART 3: Form Field Creation Tools (Checkbox, Radio, and Dropdown)

I. Get Started

1) I have uploaded my PDF Form Sample in www.pdfescape.com and I am ready to make it fillable. Go ahead and do the same.

2) Click on Form Field under the Insert tab on the upper right corner.

II. Work it Out a Bit

Form field creation tool: Checkbox

Once you click on Form Field, this box below will appear. These are all different types of tools you can use for your PDF. Let’s start w