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Paper airplane

Preparing a document for automation

Learn how to transform a static document into an automation-ready template. This tutorial will introduce you to the concept of variables and conditional logic.

Paper airplane

Build an online form that automates a Word document and sends it via email

Useful for building public-facing apps that do more than simply "fill in the blanks" of a document. Ask the end-user complex questions, provide guidance, and then use conditional logic to draft a tailored document.


Relational database that's optimized for document automation

Build your own dashboard where you can view data collected in your apps and, more importantly, use that data to auto-populate document templates.

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