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Using Adobe Acrobat Reader Active X (version 9) in Delphi

I am using Delphi 2010 and i would like to display a PDF document.

I would like to try and use Acrobat Reader as an Active X but I am not sure of which ocx to import and where is can be found.

Any tips would be apreciated!
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Mike McCracken

8/22/2022 - Mon
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soozh

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THanks... but have Adobe Acrobat Reader 9 installed... but i can not find the active x component...
soozh

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I meant to say:

THanks...I have Adobe Acrobat Reader 9 installed... but i can not find the active x component...
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In the following link you will see how to install your ActiveX component in your delphi
http://delphi.about.com/cs/howto/ht/htpdf.htm
soozh

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i know how to do that... what i mean is that there is not Adobe Reader Active X already installed... and when i try to install AcroPDF.DLL is get an error.
Bongos

On my PC, the path that Delphi has for the ActiveX control is wrong, for Adobe 9, I import C:\Program Files\Adobe\Reader 9.0\Reader\AcroRd32.dll
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Bongos

Whoops, sorry, I mean I imported it from:
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\Acrobat\ActiveX
soozh

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hej thanks... i have tried that already but i get an error message something like "failed to register ole object" (its in swedish).  

Could it be Win7 64 problems?
Bongos

Yep, looks like they don't support 64...

http://www.justskins.com/forums/vista-64-class-not-73133.html
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