Using date separators in forms

Hi, I am new to making forms in Writer. I have made a form which includes a date field, but when I look at the pdf there are no date separators, even though I clicked on the dd/mm/yyyy option. Why?

Please complete your question.
The help on this page is mainly provided by users like you.

Your question and the corresponding description should be as detailed as possible.
Please remember that no one can look over your shoulder when you ask your question and describe it.

In order to be able to help you, we need to know your operating system and the LibreOffice version (four-digit, e.g.
Please also state the file type in which you have saved your file.

What language do you have set for your document?

All important information about your initial question should be present in the initial question box, otherwise edit and complete it., to do it.

Please do not use answers (solutions) or comments for this.

If you have already fulfilled some of these requirements, so much the better. Thanks.

Please upload a reduced and anonymized file (ODT) here so that someone can examine it.

Here you can find the further References for this page.

Thank you very much for your assistance.

The problem is that form controls for “special numbers” end up as text boxes when exporting to pdf.

Thanks for letting me know, I’ll change them to text boxes.