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How to make fields required in a fillable form

To ensure that your field workers fill out all important information in the document before it is sent to the next step, you can set up the mandatory fields in a form.

Step 1. Open your PDF form in Adobe Acrobat Pro and choose Prepare Form mode:

Step 2. Select the field that needs to be required, right click on it and choose Set as a Required Field:

Step 3. Save changes to the PDF form and upload it to the storage folder that is used in a workflow.

Step 4. Once set up, the required fields will be highlighted in red and the user won’t be able to submit the document until all required fields are filled out.

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