This documentation is designed to introduce you
to the main functions of the electronic form software
package used here on campus. Although specific information on individual
forms will not be discussed, knowledge of the forms application will make
filling out, storing, and retrieving your forms easier and more efficient.
NOTE: Although illustrations
were done using Informed Filler for both Windows95 and MacOS 8, the interface
is very similar to Win3.1 and MacOS 7.x.
For those who would like more
indepth documentation, download the Filler Manual. This is an Adobe Acrobat
file and must be viewed with Adobe's Acrobat Reader.
Informed Filler(r) 2.x Documentation
The documentation below covers the most important features by
This section covers the basics of Informed Filler 2.x. Topics include
Informed Filler's file format and location of the installation of Informed
File -- New Document is used to retrieve new form Templates from the
form distribution servers and to create new data files from existing form
Templates. File -- Open is used to open existing Data files.
Edit -- Spell Checking allows you to spell check the data you input.
The Revision option under Preferences allow you to manually check for a
new Template revision.
The Cell menu provides the ability to change the font type, size, and
style of the data entered on your forms. The Cell menu also enables you
to create default values and to establish pop-up lists for certain cells.
Add Record, Duplicate, Remove, Revert, Clear RecordFindSortGo To
Selecting Show Record List from the Window menu will provide a tabular
view of your form records. This feature allows you to quickly navigate
through your collection of forms.