TheFormTool fields cannot be inserted within textboxes (or within shapes either). They do work within headers, footers, footnotes, and endnotes; but not within textboxes or shapes. One pretty good work-around is if you're able to "simulate" a textbox by creating a 1x1 table and positioning it in the desired location on the page.
Articles in this section
- Inserting Dynamic Page Numbers in a Document
- How to Best Manage Word's Files and Folders
- More Tips for Word Addicts
- Reducing Word's Irritating Features
- Organizing Documents, Templates, Files and Folders
- Using Word to Create a Perfect Pleading Sheet from Scratch
- Can we use Conditions to build an entirely different document?
- Is there a way to save a "corrupt" Word document?
- Roles determined by Conditions
- Removing a Q&A Table