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Acrobat XI, Part 3: Portfolios and Forms

with expert John Wiley & Sons

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Course at a glance

Release date 4/2/2015
Level Beginner
Runtime 1h 11m
Closed captioning N/A
Transcript N/A
eBooks / courseware N/A
Hands-on labs N/A
Sample code N/A
Exams N/A

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Course description

Master Acrobat XI in this four part learning series, Adobe Acrobat XI makes it easy for you to create, edit, and sign PDF documents. Get to know the Acrobat XI workspace, learn how to create PDF files from Acrobat, Office for Mac, or Office for Windows. Revise documents and add user comments, create forms and interactive presentations, add an electronic signature, and learn how to work with the Print Production Panel.


This course assumes very little familiarity with Adobe Acrobat. This course is part of a 4 course learning series; Acrobat XI: Workspace and Tools; Acrobat XI: Creating PDFs; Acrobat XI: Portfolios and Forms; and Acrobat XI: Signing and Printing. Please be sure to view the courses in order if you are new to the material.

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Our Creative Design courses are presented by experts from Wiley Publishing. Wiley is a global provider of knowledge and knowledge-enabled services that improve outcomes in areas of research, professional practice, and education. They are the publisher of award-winning journals, encyclopedias, books, and online products and services.

Course outline

Portfolios and Forms

Review Cycle & Conversions (19:18)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • MS Word in a Review Cycle (04:46)
  • Track & Import Comments (04:50)
  • Convert PDF to Microsoft Word (02:28)
  • Convert PDF to Microsoft Excel (03:39)
  • Convert PDF to PowerPoint (03:14)
  • Summary (00:10)
Portfolios (09:52)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Working with Portfolios (04:58)
  • Portfolios on Other Devices (04:33)
  • Summary (00:10)
Creating & Revising Portfolios (23:45)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Prepping Files for a Portfolio (04:35)
  • Creating a Portfolio (02:27)
  • Edit & Customize Portfolio (04:21)
  • Adding a Header (04:11)
  • Revising a Portfolio (02:50)
  • The Details View (01:57)
  • Adding Custom Layouts (03:00)
  • Summary (00:10)
Forms Workflow & Forms Central (18:12)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Choosing a Forms Workflow (05:00)
  • More Complicated Forms (02:28)
  • Create via Scratch or Template (02:10)
  • Designing Your Form (04:22)
  • The Skip Logic Rules Feature (03:50)
  • Summary (00:10)