# [NTG-context] Problems with \fillinfield

Fredrik Sjunnesson Fredrik.Sjunnesson at acobiaflux.se
Thu Nov 23 09:46:48 CET 2006

I took a look at the source code and realized that I had misunderstood
the function of \fillinfield. Thus, \fillinfield probably works the way
it should, just not the way I expected it to work.

Sorry...

> Hans Hagen wrote:
> >
> > Fredrik Sjunnesson wrote:
> > >
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > PDF fields created with \fillinfield lose their filled in
> values as
> > > soon as they lose focus.
> > >
> > no, this is an acrobat thing ... you need to click in the
> field which
> > makes it stay
> >
>
> Thank you Hans,
>
> The main reason why I didn't suspect acrobat to start with is that
> everything else in the mwidget-s.pdf seem to work flawlessly. Since
> \fillinfield, as far as I understand, use the same underlying
> mechanisms
> as other kinds of fields I find it somewhat surprising that
> these fields
> are not affected by this missing configuration.
>
> Anyway, what is the name of the option that I have to use, I
> just can't
> seem to find it.
>
> /Fredrik
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