How to create a scrollable menu in acrobat pro.

New Here ,
Feb 06, 2018 Feb 06, 2018

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I have a menu and a sub menu list, which should have a scroll bar as i have limited page size according to my User Interface.

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Feb 06, 2018 Feb 06, 2018

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It's not clear what your question is, exactly...

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Feb 07, 2018 Feb 07, 2018

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Im Creating a navigation menu within a maintenance manual. The UI is like this:

What you see is a main menu. There are sub menus under them. I need to show it as a menu with a scroll bar, as it is crossing the current Menu box size limit.

I need a scroll bar so that the menu does move over to Text section as shown above.

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Feb 07, 2018 Feb 07, 2018

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Are these form fields? How did you create this "menu"?

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New Here ,
Feb 07, 2018 Feb 07, 2018

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I created the UI in Powerpoint and exported to pdf.

Im open to create the same in pdf without powepoint, but anything with a scroll bar would be helpful.

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Feb 07, 2018 Feb 07, 2018

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That's not possible in a PDF file.

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Feb 07, 2018 Feb 07, 2018

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How about a drop down list? Is that possible?

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Feb 07, 2018 Feb 07, 2018

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Sure. There's a built-in drop-down field that you can use.

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Feb 07, 2018 Feb 07, 2018

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You can try app.popUpMenuEx(). It will not create scrollable menus.

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Feb 07, 2018 Feb 07, 2018

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These look very much like the UI already offered by Acrobat for bookmarks. Have you evaluated this possibility?

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Feb 07, 2018 Feb 07, 2018

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You can't create such kind of menus in Adobe Acrobat.

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