Foxit PhantomPDF Standard
You can also export form data to an existing CSV file by clicking FORM > Form Data > Export >
Append to an Existing Sheet. In the Open dialog box, select a CSV file you want to append the
form data to and click Open. A Foxit PhantomPDF message will pop up to prompt that the form
data has been exported successfully and let you decide whether to open the file.
Tip: The users of Foxit PhantomPDF can import the form data from txt, xml, CSV, dbf or Excel
format files or export the data of PDFs and save in FDF formats file, and it also can import and
export the form data of PDFs and save as txt, xml, CSV, dbf or Excel format files.
Combine forms to a sheet
To export form data from multiple PDF forms to a CSV file, please do as following:
1. Choose FORM > Form Data > Combine Forms to a Sheet.
2. In the Export multi-forms to a sheet dialog box, click Add Files to add files that you want to
combine into a sheet. You can also click Close button
in the dialog box to remove files.
3. (Optional) Check the option Contain forms you closed recently to add the PDF files you closed
recently. You can also append the exported form data to an existing file by checking the option
Append to an existing file.
4. Click Export. In the Save As dialog box, specify a folder and file name (͞data source.csv͟ by
default) for the CSV file and click Save. A Foxit PhantomPDF message will pop up to prompt that
the form data has been exported successfully and let you decide whether to open the file.
Generate 2D Barcode
For forms integrated with Ultraforms technology, Foxit PhantomPDF supports the generation of
2D barcodes, making the form data easily to be scanned, captured and incorporated into a
database. Steps are as follows:
Open and fill in the form.
Upon completion, click the barcode generation button (if any) on the form file to generate
Click the save button on the Quick Access Toolbar to save the form.
(If needed) Choose FILE > Print to print the form; and then you can use a supported scanner
to scan, read and incorporate the form data into a database.