Excluding text and image objects from the tabbing order
You can exclude text and
image objects from the tabbing order to improve usability and flow
of the tabbing on the form.
For example, on the form below, the user will need to tab through
the title of the form (Purchase Order) before reaching the P.O.
If the text and image objects are excluded from the tabbing order,
the tabbing flow on this form will change to include only the fields
that require user input or action.
Excluding text and image objects from the tabbing order is not
recommended if one or more of the following is true for your form:
You can exclude the text and image objects for both the default
and the custom tabbing order.
To exclude text and image objects
Do one of the following
Select Tools > Options > Tab Order
and, in the Tab Order panel, select Only Show Tab Order For Fields.
In the Tab Order palette menu, select Show Fields Only.