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PDFill PDF Filler: Check Box Tool

(See Example PDF and Example PDFill Project File  )

You can use this tool to type a checkmark (Cross, Tick, radio or Dot) into PDF document anywhere just like a PDF Typewriter. You can set Center Position, Shape, Size, Color, Transparency, PDF Action, Whiteout and more.

1. Steps on how to create a Check Box onto PDF Page:

or Select Check Box button to insert a check box from the Format Toolbar.

2. Access the properties:

3. Set the properties:

Here is the list of the properties.

Center  Position

The central X and Y coordinate to define the position of the box


The shape of the check: Check, Tick, Radio and Dot.


The size of the box

Color The color of the check box.
Whiteout (Fill Color) The background color of the field, If set, it will be opaque. It can used to cover the original text and add a new text.
Action: Add Link, Submit, JavaScript and more ... See PDF Actions
Transparency The transparency of the check
PDF Layer

Select a PDF Layer name if it belongs to a PDF Layer. Make it empty if it doesn't belong to a PDF Layer. See details in PDF Layer.

Blend Mode Color Blend Mode for Check. Please save into a new PDF to see the blending effect.

It will show on the Foreground or Background of the PDF document

Set this field as default

If set, the new object will have the same properties as this one.

4. Screenshot:

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