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How to add a date field to a PDF form

If you’re filling in a PDF form from your mobile device, adding a date field is essential for keeping an accurate record of timelines. 

This is easy if you’re using a PDF editor that’s designed for quick use on the go.

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Here’s how to add a date field, in whatever format suits you best, with Fluix. 


1. Go to Actions and click Create PDF Form.

2. Choose whether you need to edit an existing form, or create a new one.
3. In Fields, click Date and drag the added field where you need it in the form.

4. Save changes.

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1. Open the necessary PDF form, choose Forms & Signatures > Prepare Form and click Add a Date Field.

 2. Drag it to the designated place in your form.

3. Double-click the field to open its Properties. Go to Format and select the date format you need.

4. Save changes.


1. Upload the form and go to Form Creator.

2. Click Date Field and drag it where you need it in the form.

3. In Date Format in the toolbar on the right, select the date format in the dropdown menu.

4. Save changes.

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