the Feedback Page
You should remember we developed the overall structure and outline for our
web using the Corporate Presence Wizard. This gave us the basic
format of several pages that we have already started to modify, though we
have many more to work on. Since the feedback page, feedback.htm,
will be relatively easy to modify we will do this next.
Make sure to format the
background to the ACMEBack.jpg.
You want to make sure you are
using the Avant Garde Md BT font
Sometimes this is quite easy to
change, other times it can get quite elaborate.
To change regular text,
highlight the text and follow the typical procedure.
This will also work for the
labels on the controls.
For the form input controls
(comment box, text boxes, command buttons) you need to
click the control
Select the Form
Field Properties in the popup menu
Click on the Style
command button in the lower left of the dialog that
Click on the Format
button in the lower left corner that appears on the
A menu will appear that
will have the Font item at
the top which you should select.
Now you can modify the
font like you normally would.
As you can see, this is quite a
labyrinth to finally get to the usual font dialog.
You are likely to want to resize
some of the input controls so that they are more
Now the page/form should look
somewhat like the following.
the Category Combo Box. Now our modifications will get
- You need to right
click the Category combo box.
- Select the Form
Field Properties item.
This will give you a dialog like
|Now you can use this to modify the
list that will appear in the combo box during its runtime use by using
the appropriate command buttons.
You are also likely to have to
select the Height, which is almost always 1.
More Controls for the Address. Now we want to add more
controls in order to get a more useful address. What you are
working towards developing is contained in the image at the bottom of
the row of the table containing the Address.
- Click on the Table
- Select the Insert
- Select the Rows
or Columns item in the sub-menu.
three rows below the current row. These will be
for the City, State and Zipcode.
- In the left
hand column, fill in the appropriate labels for
- City in the row just
below the Address,
- State just below that
- ZipCode below
- You're likely to have to
format the fonts to get them to match the others.
- Now click
in the table cell just to the right
- Click on the Form
item in the menu
- Select the One
Line Textbox in the submenu that appears.
- Stretch it out so that
it is long enough to contain a real name.
- Do the same for the State
- Now you need to right
click on each of the new controls
- Select the Form
the Name appropriately to City, State or ZipCode.
We could almost as easily put in
a list/combo box for the states, but we'll leave that up to your
Now this part of the form should
look something like the following.