Introduction to Nuance OmniForm

Duration: 1 Day


This course is designed for anyone who needs to understand the fundamental features and uses of OmniForm as a forms design tool.


None other than a working knowledge of Windows or previous attendance on the Introduction to Windows course.

Course includes

A comprehensive set of reference notes covering course topics, follow-up telephone support and, for training on Transmedia premises, lunch and refreshments.

Course outline

Starting points

  • The capabilities of OmniForm
  • Starting OmniForm
  • Default Settings; General Settings, Shared Forms, Languages

Scanning a Form

  • Preparing the Form
  • Scanning & recognising a page
  • OmniForm Toolbars
  • Standard Toolbar
  • Font/Text Toolbar
  • Arrange Toolbar
  • Drawing Toolbar
  • Defining Fields
  • Text and Fill Text Fields
  • Comb Fields
  • Table Objects
  • Calculations in a Table
  • Check Boxes
  • Circle text objects
  • Fill graphic objects
  • Formatting fields with horizontal and vertical alignment


  • The use and capabilities of Scrapbooks

Field Order

  • Understanding and determining field order

Fill in Forms

  • Using the Toolbar
  • Filling in a Form

OmniForm Database capabilities

  • Exporting and Importing
  • Further Database Functions
  • Copying records
  • Deleting records
  • Searching records
  • Sorting record>

This course is available as a private or customised course. Contact us for further information and to customise this course to your exact requirements:

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