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Adobe AEM Forms (LiveCycle Designer) Training Course

AEM Forms (LiveCycle Designer) Training Schedule

What You Will Learn in This AEM Forms (LiveCycle Designer) Training Course

  • Introduction to XFA forms
  • The AEM Forms (LiveCycle Designer)Workspace
  • Building Form Design
  • Working with Form Guides
  • Master and Body Pages
  • Form Scripting
  • Working with Form Data
  • Data Validation

AEM Forms (LiveCycle Designer) Training Course Length and Time

This class is 2 days long. Class time is 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. Breaks are scheduled throughout the day and lunch is typically scheduled 12-1. Students provide their own lunch.

AEM Forms (LiveCycle Designer) Course - Enrollment

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Locations for this AEM Forms (LiveCycle Designer) Training Course

We have training centers in Atlanta, Houston, Chicago, Denver, San Diego and Washington DC. We also offer classes at a network of rental facilities. We offer private onsite training and instructor-led, live online training. If coming to a rental facility, please double-check the location of your class with our office to make sure you get to the right location.

LiveCycle Designer Training Course Outline

This outline can be viewed in our new catalog at LiveCycle Designer

Goals for this AEM Forms (LiveCycle Designer) Training Course

Sterling Ledet and Associates realizes the importance of education and we take pride in being able to offer you classes that are more custom fit to your needs. Call us at (877) 819-2665 if you have any special questions or e-mail us at

Lesson 1 - Basics of AEM Forms (LiveCycle Designer)

  • Dynamic Forms
  • Understanding XFA Form Development
  • Installing AEM Forms (LiveCycle Designer)
  • Learning the Designer Workspace
  • Palettes and Objects
  • Working from a Template
  • Designing from Pages and Schemas
  • Creating Your First Form

Lesson 2 - The Importance of Form Design

  • The Form as a Brand Touch Point
  • Improving Aesthetics
  • Principles of Good Form Design
  • Graphic Design Tips
  • Typography Tips
  • Interaction Design Tips
  • Guiding with Button Design
  • Radio Buttons and Check Boxes
  • Working with Form Guides

Lesson 3 - Learning the Form Objects

  • The AEM Forms (LiveCycle Designer) Workspace
  • The Layout Editor
  • The Script Editor
  • The Palettes
  • Text Objects
  • Graphic Objects
  • Image Objects
  • Field Objects
  • Button Objects
  • Check Boxes and Radio Buttons
  • Master and Body Pages
  • Subforms and Flow
  • Tables
  • Fonts and Tabbing

Lesson 4 - Form Scripting

  • The Benifits of Scripting
  • FormCalc and JavaScript
  • The Script Editor
  • Scripting Basics
  • Properties
  • Variables
  • Referencing Objects
  • The Form Object Model
  • Working with Events
  • Script Objects
  • Debugging Scripts

LiveCycle Designer Course Outline

This outline can be viewed in our new catalog at LiveCycle Designer

Lesson 5 - Form Data

  • Working with Data in Acrobat
  • Working with Data in Designer
  • Formatting Data
  • Submitting Data
  • Data Binding
  • Data Validation
  • Barcode Types
  • Retrieving Data from Web Services
  • Connecting to a WSDL File
  • Calling the Web Service

Lesson 6 - Scripts for Building Forms

  • Message Box Scripts
  • Mutually Exclusive Check Boxes
  • Changing Background Colors
  • Changing Images
  • Setting a Field as Required
  • Working with Page Numbers
  • The Date Object
  • Medium Length Scripts
  • Disabling All Form Fields
  • Add Time to Date


Our goal is to make sure your class meets your objectives, not ours. Therefore, all of our outlines are treated as guides to help steer the workshop. This outline does not guarantee that all the topics listed will be covered in the time allowed. The amount of material covered is based on the skill level of the student audience. We may change or alter course topics to best suit the classroom situation.

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