Adobe Acrobat





Adobe Acrobat is a family of application software and Web services developed by Adobe Systems to view, create, manipulate, print and manage files in Portable Document Format (PDF). The family comprises Acrobat Reader (formerly Adobe Reader), Acrobat (formerly Acrobat Exchange) and The commercial proprietary Acrobat, available for Microsoft Windows and OS X only, can also create, edit, convert, digitally sign, encrypt, export and publish PDF files.

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I have installed Adobe Acrobat 8 on a Windows 10 machine. The install went fine but when I try and open Adobe Acrobat 8 it crashes straight away. I initially thought this was a compatibility issue between the old Acrobat 8 and the new Windows 10 so I set the flag to run in compatibility mode as Windows XP SP3. This made no difference. So I decided to uninstall Adobe Acrobat 8 but I am having issues with the uninstall too. The uninstall seems to freeze at the very start. I have literally left ti for a couple of hours and it still remains on the same spot

Any suggestions on how to remove Adobe Acrobat 8 without having to do it manually. A removal tool would be great or is that wishful thinking

Thanks in advance
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How can the email address that was used to register Adobe Acrobat Professional be looked up within Adobe Acrobat Standard or Pro?
Hi Guys,

is there a way i can create a PDF in Adobe Acrobat 9 Standard i can put a drop down field in the PDF but once a selection is made the document then shows or doesn't show another box?

so for example the question could be site: and the answer you could select on the dropdown would be 'London'
at that stage London window will appear with information that is london specific.

hope that makes sense,
Have you ever been to meet such situation?
When you use the Acobat DC, the duration time is expired. Is it any good solution?
The windows always pop up the upset tips.
When Adobe Acrobat XI end of support, what does this mean for you?
We're uploading our board package .pdfs onto our website for our directors and customers to download- however if I look at another agency's .pdf it opens with the bookmark controls open, ours does not, in fact I can't even find the controls to get to the bookmarks until I click on the floating adobe symbol next to the print and save functions.  Should we be creating this .pdf in a different way in order to have the bookmarks automatically enabled when the document is opened in the web browser?
I cannot close each pdf file separately
Hello Everyone,
I have one issue about PDF file.
I generate dynamic PDF template(Like Certificate). The file content some fields like Firstname,Lastname,Course type,etc.
I want to write dynamic content into PDF as firstname, lastname etc.

I have tried MPDF,FPDF etc tools but that's not working.Also used PDF to html conversation but after converting HTML regenerates not possible from html into proper format.

Please let me know if anyone have other idea to direct replace content into Existing pdf using PHP.
I have sample pdf files.
I want to replace content into given attachment.
This is demo file i have many files with different templates.
Waiting for help.
Hey guys,

We have a template PDF we use daily for orders. There is an field we have for 'Number' is there way to have this auto increment when its saved?
Is there anyway to start a saved "Action" in Acrobat Xi from VBA?

In acrobat 9.0  I was able to create a batch process and using send keys (not really happy using sendkeys, but it was the only way I could get this to work),  to kick off a Batch Process.

I can't seem to recreate this in Acrobat 10 and up.  Send keys no longer works as the Tools have no hot keys.

Can I use the SDK to call a previously saved action?
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language : c++
(tools : visual studio , acrobat reader)
thanks a lot
I've created a very basic fillable pdf form out of an excel sheet.  I am having trouble with two different columns of fields. Other columns of fields with the exact same properties do not have these problems.  Here is the problem:

When I test the form, in either Adobe Acrobat 9 Pro or Adobe Reader, I try to delete numbers from the fields after I enter them (to see if ctrl+z can be used to backup a step). I can delete information from some of the fields this way, but others will not delete. If I try to delete using Edit-->Undo, it lets me click edit/undo, but the information is still in the field.  When I go back to the field and click on it, the data disappears. When I click somewhere else in the form, that same data reappears.  I've searched online and the only similar problem seems to be data that is not shown in a field until clicked. Mine is sort of opposite. "Deleted" data shows in a field until you click it.

Thanks for your help.
I am having an issue where the zoom settings are not being applied in Acrobat. I want all PDFs to be opened to single page view, Zoom: 100%. I have found 2 setting areas where this can be applied. Preferences: Page Display: Default Layout and Zoom. Also Preferences: Accessibility: Override Page Display. Both areas have been set to single page 100% zoom, but documents are still opening at a Fit Width setting(usually like 190% zoom).

Today i re-created my Roaming/Local area of my profile to wipe out the adobe folder, and the 100% zoom setting worked for a few existing documents, but when creating a new PDF from Excel, all documents opened at Fit Width zoom again.

Any registry keys this may be linked to? Any other settings i may be missing?

When importing PDF files in kofax scan, some of the workstations display the PDF content in the Image Viewer, however, some do not.  How can I troubleshoot this so that the image displays?
how easy is it to update a schedule task documents on a ipad and update the document and stire it on a microsoft network
I would like to draw a  rectangle with thin dashes lines in adobe acrobat pro in a form.
how can i do it?
I created two dynamic stamps with word "Docket" and a text field By "First name Last Name" and as soon as I give it to the user the letters "Docket" are replaced with dots. Seems like it is a font issue but the user has the same standard fonts as me and I tried Times New Roman and Calibri, same result. I have attached a screenshot
I used to print a file to pdf and it would open the file in adobe when the file was saved.  Now it just saves the file but doesn't open Adobe acrobat when printing.  How do I make it open the saved file in adobe acrobat at the same time I save it to a PDF?  Thanks for your hep in advance.
I have a specific pc in a windows domain network that has an issue with IE add on. Not all of the add ons such as pdf, silverlight are showing up. I've tried to reinstall, reset both IE and the applications but the add ons fail to show up in IE. I am filtering by 'all add ons'

The machine is running win 7 pro x86. the other machines which are identical don't have this issue. they all have the same domain policies applied. I've compared the advanced settings in IE with a working machine pc to make sure they coincide.

This tells me this might be a local issue.

Any pointers would help. Thanks in advance.
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Dear Experts,

Please see attached fillable form with dummy names for testing. I am trying to added the selected values from the listbox to the File Name field delimited with a comma. So it would like like: name1, name2, name3  without a comma at the end of the last name. If only one name is selected then just the name is selected: name1

I am not having much success with this. I've been working on this for sometime and my values are just sticking.

Would you please provide some guidance! Thank you!
Adobe send and track in Outlook has stopped working.   When I try to send a .pdf file, I get the following error message:

Adobe ID not found.   Open Acrobat and sign in.

I have signed in to Acrobat, but the same error appears.
Looking for a way to except electronic signatures on site using a Windows Surface Pro4 and a PDF document. I have a health clinic that is doing survey's in the field and need to have the ability to have people sign a document. All the E-sign solutions I have found either require a separate signature pad or sending the document via email to receive a signature. I'm just looking for a way to sign the PDF directly on the surface.
The processes appear to be in a suspended state when viewing the Details tab in Task Manager.
Same shows in Process Explorer with the same results when trying to terminate from Process Explorer.
Process explorer shows nothing in the lower pane for the suspended processes.
The only way to clear these suspended processes is to reboot the server.

Windows Server 2012 R2 Build 9600

Unless it is coincidental we are able to correlate the suspended processes to a .NET Runtime unhandled exception followed by an Application Error. In both of these entries it references an exception code of c0000005 for the .NET Runtime entry and 0xc0000005 for the Application Error entry.

Here is a copy of the event viewer entries:
Log Name:      Application
Source:        Application Error
Date:          4/14/2017 12:02:35 PM
Event ID:      1000
Task Category: (100)
Level:         Error
Keywords:      Classic
User:          N/A
Computer:      PC1
Faulting application name: Acrobat.exe, version:, time stamp: 0x58556ebc
Faulting module name: QtGui4.dll, version:, time stamp: 0x5720d415
Exception code: 0xc0000005
Fault offset: 0x0005728e
Faulting process id: 0x9f20
Faulting application start time: 0x01d2b52bbc70c39e
Faulting application path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Acrobat 11.0\Acrobat\Acrobat.exe
Faulting module path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Acrobat 11.0\Acrobat\QtGui4.dll
Report Id: c61b21a8-212b-11e7-81de-005056a9580c
Faulting …
How to enable a forms made on Acrobat Pro DC generate dynamic bar-code on free acrobat reader?
I have use Acrobat Pro DC to input field and dynamic bar-code in a form. Its works well on pro DC even on others devices.
However this is not the case when open that form on free adobe reader. The dynamic bar-code does not capture data when someone fill the field.

I would appreciate if someone could Help.
Batch command for Acrobat 9.0


I need some help with this.  I have a pdf file and I would like to print just the second page of the document.  Is there a command line that I could use?   This is what I have and it prints the whole document.  

start cmd /c "timeout 15 & taskkill /f /im acrobat.exe"
"C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Acrobat 9.0\Acrobat\acrobat.exe" /h /t "filename" "printer"

I don't know if there is/are switch out there for the print parameter.

Thanks for you help.

Adobe Acrobat





Adobe Acrobat is a family of application software and Web services developed by Adobe Systems to view, create, manipulate, print and manage files in Portable Document Format (PDF). The family comprises Acrobat Reader (formerly Adobe Reader), Acrobat (formerly Acrobat Exchange) and The commercial proprietary Acrobat, available for Microsoft Windows and OS X only, can also create, edit, convert, digitally sign, encrypt, export and publish PDF files.