Yes No Great! Any other feedback? Or, to save time, you can start with a form template. However, as a starting point, which kind of fields are you using? weblink
I've tried your solution but it seems that the first "dropdownfield" is changing to one of the values all the time! It was saved as a docx. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Make sure that the Fill-in enabled check box is selected, and then click OK.
To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. I have tried this, but I have a list that is about 150 choices long for the drop down menu as well as a list of US States. Copyright ©2004-2016 Microsoft Office Word Forum - WordBanter. However when I send the document to a client, she cannot get the drop down fields to work.
I have opened it in 2010, but the drop down menu's are not working, nor are the check boxes. For example a (check all that apply) area. Why can't I click on my drop down form field when the page is protected? Legacy Drop Down Form Field Not Working In this case, a better option is probably to go with legacy form fields entirely.
vinoths, Sep 27, 2015 #1 SandyG1 Bit Poster Messages: 30 I am finding the same problem today in Outlook 2013 with Parallels 11. Word Drop Down List Doesn T Work Suzanne S. The form was created in Word 2007 on a PC and she has Office for Mac. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/msoffice/forum/msoffice_word-mso_mac/drop-downs-not-working-in-word-20162011-for-mac/9d96d35e-ac39-4563-a682-16ceb5f147fd However, as a starting point, which kind of fields are you using?
if the dropdown shows anything else but custom it should just print the value of the dropdown, and leave the time "blank" drop-down-menu ms-word field form-fields share|improve this question edited Jan Microsoft Word Drop Down List Choose An Item Was it Excel? Reopen the form, fill it out as the user would, and then save a copy. For example , if you want to add a reminder to an email and when you click the follow up icon on the Outlook for an email.
DOCX? However when I send the document to a client, she cannot get the drop down fields to work. Word Drop Down List Not Working On Mac It takes just 2 minutes to sign up (and it's free!). Drop Down Form Field Word 2013 Not Working Internet, Networking, and Wireless iPhone, iPad, iPod iPhone Hardware and Accessories iPod Hardware and Accessories iPad Hardware and Accessories iOS and Apps Mac OS X Software OS X - Operating System
In the Default text box, type the instructional text. http://sevevb.com/drop-down/drop-down-boxes-not-working-word.html I have a dropdown that have these options "Custom", "As sunday", "Closed". There's nothing comparable to a Rich Text content control, and you do have to protect the document for forms, but at least it will work. [/i][/color] [/i][/color] Cubicle View Public Profile It is possible to relocate this bookmark name in which case you will need to rename the dropdown a couple of times at develeopment time to re-impose it - "custom" must Ms Word Drop Down List Not Working On Mac
Any ideas? -- Cubicle Stefan Blom[_3_] View Public Profile View message headers Find all posts by Stefan Blom[_3_] Find all threads started by Stefan Blom[_3_] #3 July 8th 12, No, create an account now. i.e. check over here Legacy form fields?
Members have access to different forum appearance options, and many more functions. Word 2007 Drop Down List Not Working If it's also a dropdown then I think your document must be coming from a Sharepoint site. Advertisements Latest Threads WCG Stats Sunday 13 November 2016 WCG Stats posted Nov 13, 2016 at 8:00 AM New toys are fun Silverhazesurfer posted Nov 13, 2016 at 5:06 AM Trouble