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How do I erase/delete read ony contents of adobe pdf & save blank stationary.  (Sent to myself from home computer.  Need blank stationary to write another letter.

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Sorry.  Newbie to site.  I sent myself an attachment.  It is adobe pdf 'read only".  I just need to delete contents so I can save blank stationary to write another letter.  
I am using Windows XP.
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PDFs are not normally editable - use the original office (word?) document and save this as a template it you want it to be re-usable
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Thank you for responding!
Opened Adobe document.  I wrote orginal in word but converted to pdf.  before I saved. Can not find "save as template"??
I just googled and there are several software products stating "convert pdf to word and edit."  I don't want to edit just want blank stationary to write letter.  
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The Save As template is an option in WORD. not in Adobe.

Why are ypou trying to write documents in Adobe - create them in Word THEN convert them to PDF when done.

Whaic version of Word are you using, What are you using to create the PDF files, Id it thr full version of Adobe you have or just Adobe Reader
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by:OleBullrider
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Word 2007, Adobe Acrobat 8 professional
Wrote documents in word,converted to pdf, saved im my documents,, and then emailed as attachment to myself.
Thanks again for your help
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You can save as .rft from Acrobat (if you have the full version - not just the reader)

But the formatting of the text will be messed up.

DeeDee
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I meant save as an .rtf (rich text file)

DeeDee
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Thanks for the help.  Need full version on the road not at home!!
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