ALDES4: Adobe LiveCycle Designer ES4 - Complete

Start Date Time Days Price GTR Availability
November 06, 2017 09:00 (EST) 2 $635.00 Register

Duration: 2 days

Course Description

Adobe® LiveCycle® Designer ES4 software helps you easily author form and document templates that combine high-fidelity dynamic presentation with sophisticated XML data handling. LiveCycle Designer ES4 lets you create form templates that can output to paper, PDF, and HTML5 without having to write scripts. Advanced layout capabilities let you preserve the appearance of imported PDF documents, while spell-check and customizable user dictionaries reduce the chance of errors.
With this new version of LiveCycle Designer, you can create one Designer file and render it in all the formats you need for business. This includes HTML, interactive and dynamic PDF forms, and read-only PDF documents. These forms and documents can be used on traditional PCs and Macs and also on tablets and smartphones.


The prerequisite for this course is a solid understanding of Windows.

Course Content

The Basics

  • Understanding LiveCycle Designer
  • Working in the Designer Workspace
  • Understanding important Designer Concepts
  • Customizing your environment

Scripting and Advanced Techniques

  • Benefits of scripting
  • Understanding Scripting
  • FormCalc and JavaScript
  • The Fundamentals
  • Advanced Scripting
  • Debbugging Scripts
  • Tabbing
  • Barcodes
  • Web Services

Creating the SmartDoc Expense Reports

  • Creating a Custom Object Library
  • Creating the Pages and Subforms
  • Creating a Dynamic Subform
  • Creating the Scripts and Script Object
  • Testing Your Form
  • What is PDF & Acrobat
  • Best Practices for PDFs

HTML Forms

  • Previewing Your HTML Forms
  • How it Works
  • Similarities and Differences 

Best Practices for HTML Forms

  • Targeting
  • Form Graphics
  • Using Custom Profiles

Creating HTML Forms

  • Updating the SmartDoc Expense Reports
  • Creating the Address Change Form
  • Using CSS

Going Mobile

  • LiveCycle Process Management
  • Mobile Strategies