my pdf files wont save any text i enter

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whenever i make a pdf file that has a box for people to enter text into, then i enter text into it and save it, the saved file has no text in the text box.

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Warren Hill (warren-hill) said :
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How are you making the PDF file? Which application are you using and which version of Ubuntu?

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Brian Marine (crysisfreak7) said :
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i am using a pdf file made by my teacher. im using abode reader. i am running ubuntu 12.04

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Brian Marine (crysisfreak7) said :
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i am using a pdf file made by my teacher. im using abode reader. i am running ubuntu 12.04

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Brian Marine (crysisfreak7) said :
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BUMP

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actionparsnip (andrew-woodhead666) said :
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You don'y have to 'bump' The question has 15 DAYS. If there is no activity after 15 days, then the question expires. Bumping after 2 hours does nothing

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Brian Marine (crysisfreak7) said :
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oh, well is there any way i can keep the text i enter into a pdf from dissappearing because i have three more days to submit this document

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Christopher M. PeƱalver (penalvch) said :
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Brian Marine, you could import the PDF into LibreOffice Draw via the libreoffice-pdfimport package extension. I have done this on many occassions to begin editing, save for later, and finish editing PDF documents. As an alternative, Google Docs has a reasonable PDF import/export functionality.

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