Adobe LiveCycle Introduction

Course Facts

  • 2 day course
  • Our Trainers are Authorised Professionals
  • Live Online or Classroom-based
  • Certificate of completion
  • Maximum class size of 6 for scheduled courses
  • Unlimited support after your course
  • Courses at all levels: Introduction, Intermediate, Advanced and Masterclasses

Course Outline

  • Overview
  • The Designer Workspace
  • Understanding Forms
  • Using Form Designs
  • Form Objects

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Booking a private training session allows you to focus on your exact needs on dates that work best for you or your team.

  • Sessions can be run online or in person, on your site or at our London training centre.
  • We manage training for many of the UK’s largest companies, taking care of all the admin, working with you to ensure the perfect course.
  • Our expert trainers will first understand your requirements and then tailor each session to your exact specification.
  • We offer a free consultation service to work out every detail of your course.

Prices for bespoke sessions with our expert trainers start at £525 + VAT.


This course is designed for anyonewho needs to create, maintain and organise effective forms and data created with Adobe LiveCycle Designer. It provides the knowledge and hands-on practice needed to quickly design forms and create secure, intelligent electronic formsthat can be deployed as Adobe PDF files or HTML documents. All our Adobe Adobe LiveCycle courses are taught by industry professionals who are also Adobe Certified Professional trainers. They will share years of their industry experience with you, imparting best practice techniques as well mastery of the tools.

Course Outline


  • How PDF Forms work
  • Introducing XML Forms Architecture - XFA
  • Typical Workflows
  • What makes Adobe LiveCycle Designer unique

The Designer Workspace

  • Layout Editor
  • Working with Toolbars and Palettes
  • • Setting up your workspace
  • Script Editor
  • Rules and Guides

Understanding Forms

  • Planning and Designing an effective form
  • How forms are used
  • Types of Forms
  • Starting with or without the Wizard
  • Form Designs and Templates
  • Working with Form Components: Master Pages, Body Pages, Content Areas, Subforms, Field Objects and Boilerplate Objects

Using Form Designs

  • Creating, saving and publishing forms that have transparency when using Distiller
  • Using the Template Manager
  • • Setting Form Design Properties
  • Setting up Master and Body Pages
  • Setting the form Tab Order

Form Objects

  • Object types and properties
  • Defining object properties
  • Grouping, aligning and sizing objects

Interactive and Dynamic Forms

  • Understanding interactive forms
  • Creating interactive forms
  • Making forms secure
  • Testing form validity

Importing Existing Forms

  • Formats that LiveCycle Designer can import
  • Importing Word and PDF files

Publishing Forms

  • Previewing and testing forms
  • Publishing forms to multiple formats that users can view with the free Adobe Reader or a web browser
  • Inviting end-users to fill out the form
  • Enabling email output from the form
  • Collecting, organising and creating a spreadsheet from form data

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