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94is
03-31-2005, 05:43 PM
Hope this isn't a repost, but I couldn't find a pdf file anywhere for a 2005 ID card. Comeon, someone wants to make one. :D

persiandude
04-01-2005, 07:41 PM
here is a rough (and i stress rough) draft of a simple card... i dont know how to make the editable text boxes in a pdf like last year's card... but i will be working on this card more this weekend if no one has anything better and should be able to figure out the text thing... (wouldnt take much to make a better card)

http://members.roadfly.org/persiandude/2005 Placard.pdf

see post #8 for most recent placard

94is
04-03-2005, 10:34 AM
here is a rough (and i stress rough) draft of a simple card... i dont know how to make the editable text boxes in a pdf like last year's card... but i will be working on this card more this weekend if no one has anything better and should be able to figure out the text thing... (wouldnt take much to make a better card)

http://members.roadfly.org/persiandude/2005 Placard.pdf

Cool deal, thanks for the reply. I remember last year I completely edited out the options portion since my car isn't exactly in original condition anymore. :rolleyes:

That would be cool if we could find a way to be able to edit the text in there. Also, is there a spot to put down maybe the year and model of the car and possibly even the person's screenname? I think that would be really cool to be able to identify peoples cars from the internet. At least it might make things easier. :)

persiandude
04-03-2005, 06:11 PM
here is a revised placard... there are text boxes which will no show up on the prints.. drag your mouse over the little note icons for the description of the text box.. it should be fairly straight forward...

http://members.roadfly.org/persiandude/2005 Placard Revised.pdf

EDIT: I may need to fix a glitch on the ID card... also when printing (if you do not have Adobe Acrobat Full and you just have Acrobat Reader, when printing select print without comments) You may also need to get the latest version of Acrobat reader.

see post #8 for most recent placard

94is
04-04-2005, 03:11 PM
here is a revised placard... there are text boxes which will no show up on the prints.. drag your mouse over the little note icons for the description of the text box.. it should be fairly straight forward...

http://members.roadfly.org/persiandude/2005 Placard Revised.pdf

EDIT: I may need to fix a glitch on the ID card... also when printing (if you do not have Adobe Acrobat Full and you just have Acrobat Reader, when printing select print without comments) You may also need to get the latest version of Acrobat reader.

Yeah, I tried making one and printing it as a test, and it doesn't print the text that I added. :confused: I probably didn't do it right. I'll mess around with it more when I get home.

persiandude
04-04-2005, 06:47 PM
i got the text to show... however the text box outlines are showing when printing, if anyone can fix it feel free...

http://members.roadfly.org/persiandude/2005 Placard Revised.pdf

Originally Posted by persiandude
here is a revised placard... there are text boxes which will no show up on the prints.. drag your mouse over the little note icons for the description of the text box.. it should be fairly straight forward...

see post #8 for most recent placard

BoostedE21
04-04-2005, 07:05 PM
great job guys, could be possibly make the mods box a little bit bigger? :thumbup:

persiandude
04-04-2005, 08:29 PM
here is the placard with a bigger box for modifications...

to type a bullet seperator () in between mods (if you want) type "alt" + "0149"

http://members.roadfly.org/persiandude/2005 Placard Revised.pdf

BoostedE21
04-04-2005, 08:44 PM
:thumbup:

operknockity
04-04-2005, 10:08 PM
to type a bullet seperator () in between mods (if you want) type "alt" + "0149"[/url]
What if you are using a different toy OS like a Mac or a real OS like Unix/Linux???? :rofl: :rofl: :rofl:

persiandude
04-04-2005, 10:24 PM
a bullet for a mac within adobe programs is usually "alt"+"8"

not really sure about linux

operknockity
04-04-2005, 10:29 PM
a bullet for a mac within adobe programs is usually "alt"+"8"

not really sure about linux
Twas a joke, son :stickpoke , but thanks for answerring.

(In case you ain't guessed, I have an "issue" with folks assuming all the worlds' a Wintel PC).

JonathanIT
04-05-2005, 06:10 PM
Is there a way to add a section on the bottom to list "Awards" if it has won or placed in any competitions?

--J.

94is
04-18-2005, 08:56 AM
Eek, did you pull the file from your account? Says file not found. I finally got to a working computer with a printer. :dunno:

persiandude
04-18-2005, 09:39 AM
the server which was holding the file is down until around 4 today. I will try to add it to another server and get it back up here...

EDIT: The placard is back up--> see post #8

LeftCoastBias
04-20-2005, 02:11 PM
i recognize some of you people.... haha

nice placard!

BLitZeD310
04-20-2005, 06:49 PM
Last year they posted an additional place card form for those of us that have extensive modifications. Is it possible to get one for this year too?

I modified the one we have now with the options box deleted and enlarged the mod box but this is still not enough space. I can post this one if anyone is interested.

Thanks

shragon
04-21-2005, 02:58 PM
i can't use the one posted either. anyway, i just decided to do my own using the bimmerfest header on a word doc.

feel free to use it and do your own design: http://members.roadfly.org/shragon/bimmerfestblank.doc

redv
04-21-2005, 07:49 PM
whats supposed to go in the top boxes? your name and car model and stuff?

Kurt Martin
04-21-2005, 10:25 PM
whats supposed to go in the top boxes? your name and car model and stuff?
I assume you are asking about the PDF version.

Name on the top line, then Year, Car/Model, and Message Board Handle. I think there is help if you hover over the funny icons in the boxes.

Since I post under my own name, I put the color of my car in the third box. Just in case anybody doesn't know it's "Phoenix" Yellow.

Kaz
04-21-2005, 10:58 PM
The old form was Name/Year/Model/Color/Options/Mods. I dunno why it got changed.