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Adobe Reader Freeze

Adobe Reader 10.1.4, Windows 7.  upon opening a new PDF, Reader freezes the computer from 15-45 seconds.  This happens even if other PDFs are already open.  Nothing unexpected shows up in Task Manager.

I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling Reader to no avail.
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John

8/22/2022 - Mon
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This question was about opening PDFs from the desktop.  Adobe Reader X 11.0 solved this problem.  Thanks.  Apparently upgrades to earlier versions did not.

The URL listed is an FTP url, and it requires a lot of clicking to get to the right place.  Better to go directly to adobe.com and follow their normal download procedure, or provide an exact URL to the file to download.
John

@RBECKMN - Thank you. I am pleased that the new version solved your problem. I had similar issues (not precisely the same with V10) on my Windows 7 machines.

I will look at revising my link. I go to the FTP site to get full versions for later installation at client computers.

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