PDF Generator is an action after submit which can help you to send PDF version of your form to assigned emails. You will be able to choose which fields would appear in the PDF file.
Step 1: You can create a simple contact form like image bellow:
Step 2: Click Submit button> Settings Tab> Add Action PDF Generator into Actions After Submit.
- The PDF preview file will be displayed under the submit button. You can view and edit the location of the mapping files
Add action PDF Generator after submit
Step 3: PDF Generator control section will appear in Settings Tab. Click PDF Generator to setup your PDF file.
– If Custom Layout is disable all fields will be automatically map to the PDF file when attaching when submitting the form.
Custom Layout is disable
– You can add title, fort size and text display position of the content and title.
Setting title and content
– If is Custom Layout is enable in the settings section PDF Generator will display a menu of Field Mapping.
Custom Layout is enable
– Click Add Item to make additional fields optional and adjust the position of the fields just mapping
Click add item add field mapping
The Shortcode field you copy corresponds to the field you created when creating the form.
– Copy field Shortcode (ex: Name (click to Name field in form))
– Paste field Shortcode to Field Mapping
Paste shortcode to field mapping
– Select Type:
* If field is text select Default.
* If field is Image select Image
* If you want to upload an image, choose Image upload.
Type field mapping
– If custom font is disabled the font and font color will be taken according to the Font Size Content and Text color setting
Custom Font is disable
– If custom font is enabled, the font will be changed according to field mapping options
Custom Font is enable
- Width you can adjust the length of the field (to 100% if you want to be on one line).
Set width field
- Set X you can align the position of the field vertically in PDF
Set position X field
- Set Y you can align the field’s position horizontally in the PDF file.
Set position Y field
- Completed all fields you want to map.
- This is preview on admin page
Click save and check active form and PDF file
You can enter your email to check the attached PDF file.
Note: the PDF connector only works with up to version 1.4 PDF files. Please convert the PDF file to 1.4. Here is the link to convert it: https://docupub.com/pdfconvert/