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I was looking to add a box to a pdf file in LaTeX. I tried to use TextField, but that only allows an input on one line. Is there a good command to make an box of more than one line and can be edited by clicking and typing in Adobe Reader?

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You can specify the height of a text field and set the multiline option to true. Try this minimal working example (MWE).

\documentclass[10pt]{article}

\usepackage{hyperref}

\begin{document}
\begin{Form}
\noindent
\TextField[name=multilinetextbox, multiline=true, width=\linewidth,height=1in]{}
\end{Form}
\end{document}
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