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From Sonie Thomas <soniethomas....@gmail.com>
Subject Retain form fields while filling forms
Date Mon, 30 Sep 2013 17:38:53 GMT
I have a PDF with Acrobat extended features. The from can be filled in
manually and saved/printed. I have a program using PDFBox which adds data
to certain fields in the form and saves it as a file.

My code is based on the one

The problem I am facing is that when the above is done, the PDF is
flattened and the form fields are gone. Acrobat also shows a warning that
the document's extended features are not available since the document was

Is there a way with PDFBox to add data to this kind of form while keeping
the form fields available for manual entry later?
PS: This is the same question as

Sonie Thomas

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