Hmmm, i always struggle with it quite a lot. Not that i have done it
much. Only tried 1 or 2 times tbh but both times it was a pita.
*From:* Girvin R. Herr <email@example.com>
*To:* Tom Davies <firstname.lastname@example.org>
*Cc:* "email@example.com" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
*Sent:* Friday, 21 June 2013, 19:16
*Subject:* Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Database field on top of
Piece of cake with Draw. I've done it. Now if the OP wants
I can't help there.
Tom Davies wrote:
> Hi :)
> I think he is trying to fill in a form that has been sent to him
as a Pdf. Either that or trying to fill in a form that has been
scanned in as a Pdf.
> Regards from
> Tom :)
>> From: Alexander Thurgood <email@example.com
>> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
>> Sent: Friday, 21 June 2013, 17:58
>> Subject: [libreoffice-users] Re: Database field on top of PDF
>> Le 21/06/13 17:12, howellsilverman a écrit :
>> Hi Howell,
>>> Ok thanks. I tried that. It worked. You need a form with a
>>> background which took a little work with gimp (
>>> http://www.ehow.com/how_8422694_remove-white-gimp.html). Then
I used a
>>> table to place the fields where I wanted them.. So I can see
a method to
>>> get this handled.
>> I am a bit lost as to what it is exactly you are trying to achieve.
>> You don't say what it is you want as your PDF document and what
>> to do with Writer ?
>> For example, in Base, you can create a database form with a
>> image that will have some degree of transparency.
>> You can also do this independently as a Writer document, into
>> insert your fields from your database. It is possible to insert and
>> image in this Writer document which can be set to be a
>> with a degree of transparency.
>> Where does the PDF come in ? Are you exporting your form to FPDF ?
>> Sorry, but I guess I'm missing something.
>> To unsubscribe e-mail to:
>> Posting guidelines + more:
>> List archive: http://listarchives.libreoffice.org/global/users/
>> All messages sent to this list will be publicly archived and
cannot be deleted
To unsubscribe e-mail to: email@example.com
Posting guidelines + more:
List archive: http://listarchives.libreoffice.org/global/users/
All messages sent to this list will be publicly archived and
cannot be deleted
Impressum (Legal Info)
: Unless otherwise specified, all text and images
on this website are licensed under the
Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License
This does not include the source code of LibreOffice, which is
licensed under the Mozilla Public License (MPLv2
"LibreOffice" and "The Document Foundation" are
registered trademarks of their corresponding registered owners or are
in actual use as trademarks in one or more countries. Their respective
logos and icons are also subject to international copyright laws. Use
thereof is explained in our trademark policy