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Articles in Forms
Quick Forms Envelope Sizes
Format sizes for envelopes.
How to change the return address on an envelope.
Follow these simple instrucitons to change the return address on an envelope.
How to use pictures for category folders in AbacusForms
You can change the folder icons in the Forms program to pictures of your choice.
Why are forms in the forms library not calculating totals?
Forms totals only avaialbe on v. 19 or later.
How to change the saved location when using Save and Log to AbacusLaw with Form Generation.
This setting is located in the Forms Library under settings.
How to Add an Intake Form from a Template or Scratch
Follow these steps to create an intake form for your use.
Abacus Forms does not show on the screen but it is displayed in the Windows Task Bar
This problem commonly happens when the Abacus Forms window opens up off screen.
How to Sort by FORM ID instead of the Form Name in the Forms Library.
To sort forms in the forms library by the forms ID hold the ALT button located on the keyboard before and while launching the Forms Library.
HP Printers and Abacus forms
It has come to our attention that a font handling bug in the PCL5 print driver for some Hewlett Packard printers results in the text in Abacus forms printing as gibberish.
Adding an ALF merge field for TODAYS date
There is no merge field for today’s date by default in the ALF file. To add this field you will need to:
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