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machine on Windows 10 dropbox folder intermittent can preview pane documents like pdf, word..
if copy these documents to local drive, no problem to preview pane
Can l get some links including excel and pdf report generation sample codings or projects with PHP and mysql.
Is there a small, fast PDF viewer that I can use which won't lock files that are being perused?
I have a client who out of nowhere all of a sudden will not open PDF attachments

I tested and he can open any other document attached even in the same email

can open word and excel but not PDF it gives him the error Message below

Removed and reinstalled Adobe Same issue

Uninstalled antivirus rebooted tested same issue

Ran Registry Fix found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KgYGY9NbMqA

Same Issue

How can I repair????

I use Word a LOT for collecting ideas, and then switch them over to PDF & use PDF X-Change Editor tools for extraction.

I usually start in Word because it is the most akin to what I grew up with - notes on paper, or even a typewriter.  

Seems like most of the tools in Word for getting ideas on to the screen are based on some reflection of those two analog methodologies, writing or typing.

However, I realize that LOTS of Word's functions are more about PRINTING a page, rather than reading it / reviewing it later.

So, if I create a "notebook" of ideas, after a while using Word to look through them is pretty challenging.

Is there any program you think is best for being a kind of "spiral notebook in the back pocket"?  Or, even a 3-ring binder?  Where, creating the notes, the platform is designed so that the created pages are more for READING, rather than a  than a weigh-station for printing.  

So that the pages can be READ, reviewed, even tabbed -  once an organization idea occurs.  Pages can snapped behind other pages, pages inserted later.  AND...that allows the TEXT to still be easily extracted / manipulated.

Looking for a program you've used in this same pursuit.  I'm guessing there are lots of programs that SAY they can do these things on the tin.  Are there any you have used that ACTUALLY achieve this?

Many thanks,

In a datagridview template I have the following command        

 int rowindex = ((GridViewRow)((sender as Control)).NamingContainer).RowIndex;
            string filelocation = GridView1.Rows[rowindex].Cells[4].Text;
            string FilePath = Server.MapPath(filelocation);// to get file path

How do I add to it to open in additional window instead of the existing window?

In Microsoft Dynamics GP, upon clicking "Print", you have the option to choose a printer including Adobe PDF.  

As you read this, please keep in mind that the option "File...Print" when generating a PDF is not available.  So, please, no recommendation about unchecking that box that usually solves this problem.  

Anyway, no matter what Adobe PDF printer setting is changed, no matter whether Cute PDF Writer is tried, or this version, or that thing, or whatever.....nothing prevents the cut off of the bottom of each page of the printout.  I have gone to all of the web sites on this matter and no solution has worked.  It is beyond frustrating.

Ideas, please?

Thanks!  Much appreciated!

Software Engineer
Hello all, I have a windows 10 system that anytime I open a pdf it opens up adobe acrobat pro but trying to print, and if I hit cancel the document closes. I am sure this got to be windows setting but I am having a hard time finding something in windows or acrobat to stop this so it will just open the pdf. Any suggestions
I am looking for a AI chatbot that we can setup like a FAQ model. Response can be in the form of Text / HTML / Images / Video / PPT / PDF.

Some kind of iframe / Link that I can directly integrate in my Android App.

I am looking for some third party or subscription model where I will setup my data and I can start using it.

I have tried DialogFlow, MS Azure chatbot model. But things are not working.

Please suggest.
I need a Visual Basic script that will copy a text file to a PDF file.
Does anyone know of a printer utility that when you select it as your printer, it will create a .csv or .pdf or .txt file of the data being sent to it.  Probably to a pdf so it is formatted properly.  I basically need to schedule some reports to print to this printer, so I can then take the files and run a script to import them into another application.
I’m in the process of moving our Crystal Reports and reporting software from a dedicated server environment to Microsoft Azure.  NOTE: I’m not a developer but trying to pass on ideas for troubleshooting to our software developers.
I’m using Crystal Reports 2016.  
The trouble I’m having is with some stored procedures that the Crystal Reports template is calling.
I was able to get a print preview to work once I switched from ODBC Driver 17 back to ODBC Driver 13.  ODBC drive 11 doesn’t see any of the databases on Azure.   ODBC 17 worked with all tables and views, but not the stored procs.  ODBC 13 works with everything.
However, we have a custom reporting service that populates the templates with data and exports them to PDF.  This custom service is crashing and not finding the stored procs.  I’m guessing it’s because that code uses ADO.NET connections to the db, which is having the same problem of seeing the stored procs as some of the ODBC drivers.
Error that I’m getting:
STATE: PROCESSING JOB: Job failed to print.  #25868
Details: System.Runtime.InteropServices.COMException (0x800002C5): The table 'prReleaseMarkup;1' could not be found.
Error in File xxx.rpt:
The table could not be found.
   at CrystalDecisions.ReportAppServer.Controllers.DatabaseControllerClass.SetTableLocation(ISCRTable CurTable, ISCRTable NewTable)
   at CrystalDecisions.CrystalReports.Engine.Table.set_Location(String value)
   at …
I have a asp.net/c# web application where I create a pdf and then redirect to that pdf.  However, on a particular pdf, the repsonse.redirect does not work.  

The code I am using is as follows:

                Response.ContentType = "application/pdf";
                Response.AddHeader("content-disposition", "inline; filename=" + theReportName);

Open in new window

An example of the theReportName that works is: "~/Secure/GraphBin/Reports/xcllmx2hufff5oohlx4wqkny/b3701561-4ffa-4ac4-8422-26d72ecc2e7b/NHS Ayrshire and Arran SSIRS Quarterly Report Q3 2019.pdf"

An example of the theReportName that doesn't work is: "~/Secure/GraphBin/Reports/xcllmx2hufff5oohlx4wqkny/46451ab9-f876-45ff-adf6-408d9363169b/NHS Scotland SSIRS Quarterly Report Q3 2019.pdf"

There are no obvious errors.  The only thing I can see is when I f12 when running I get the following in the console - "Failed to load resource: net::ERR_EMPTY_RESPONSE   ViewReport.aspx:1"  after a time.  

The Pdf is created successfully, it just doesn't redirect to the pdf.  

The only real difference between the pdf that works and the pdf that doesn't work is size.  The one that doesn't work is larger, 4266 KB.  The one that works is 1509 KB.

Can anyone help?
We receive thousands of documents in pdf format(in different patterns/formats), for which we have to extract meaningful information for the example claim number, address, date of claim etc. are there any tools/ APIs/ Programs/ Open sources to achieve the same?

basically it has to extremely intelligent OCR. as the data is very sensitive I am unable to attach any documents.
I have a project that i need some direction what tools should be used to achieve.

Assume I have mvc website. and left side is nav. bar with buttons (called checkbox and textbox).
on the right side it is iframe with embredded with selected PDf document.

Now, I hope to drag & drop textbox from the left side nav and drop on the pdf document, and allow the user to name the textbox.
basically, it is drag and drop function you see all time to html webpage. But instead, it is pdf in my case.

Do you know any plugin I can use to achieve this that work with .net mvc?
When I click on the send attachment button for email or folder, you can see the PDF is attached with the group title but no data is showing so I'm missing something but can't figure out what and it's taken my days now so I'm turning to the Experts for help:

Option Compare Database
Option Explicit

Public ReportMode As String
Public ReportCaption As String
Public GrpSourceField As String
Public GrpArray() As String, GrpVal As String

Sub SendReportPartsByGrpLevel(Repname As String, _
Optional DestnMailAddress As String = "")
On Error Resume Next
' Outputs report parts as per group level, to pdf format
' and stores the files in folder ReportParts placed in the
' parent folder housing this db. ReportParts folder
' gets created programmatically if not already existing.
' If optional argument SendByMail is True, a copy is
' sent as attachment to eMail.
' Names of saved files as well as report captions
' reflect the group names.

Dim Cnt As Long, DestnFilePath As String
Dim RepFolderPath As String, Msg As String

' Get path for folder in which saved report files are
' to be stored.
RepFolderPath = CurrentProject.Path & "\ReportParts"

' Create Report Folder if not existing
Call Fn_MakeFolder(RepFolderPath)

' Close the report - if already open
DoCmd.Close acReport, Repname

' Open report in mode "A" and then close it.
' This stage is used to build an array of grouping
' field values.
' (In Access 2000, DoCmd.OpenReport does not
' have …
I like to have some features from RadPdf.com but it is too expensive to us. Do you know any alternative? All we want is to use Mvc or aspnet to modify the pdf like allow users to create fields and labels
We have an Adobe PDF form that gets filled in and then the user hits the SUBMIT button and it emails the form to several people.  This works great on Android but not the iOS products. On iOS it does nothing when you hit SUBMIT.
We are using Adobe PDF reader on both platforms.  Is there some other application for PDFs on iOS that would be able to handle the Submit Email process?
We have this project where we want to  sign PDF docs electronically in our custom Application. This application is already creaing PDF files. All we want is the ability to sign the doc. I know there are tools like DocuSIgn, HelloSign and perhaps many more. Can anyone recommend good tools that I can setp in a corporate environment that does let us sign electronically and relatively is not an expensive solution?
I have a scanned PDF document in Arabic and I want to convert it to word or Excel. Kindly let me know which tool I can use for free to convert the file to word/excel.

What I am doing is using a batch process in Adobe Acrobat X Pro to add password protection and a security watermark to large batches of bates labeled PDF documents that range in size from a few KB to a few-hundred MB.

My process looks like this:

  1. When the batch is started, a window asks for the file(s) to be chosen
  2. The watermark is applied according to a saved template with settings of: *Text "For Redaction Purposes Only", *Arial, *-45° rotation, *65% opacity, *Scaled 100% relative to target page, *Appears on top of the page, *0 distance from both Vertical and Center
  3. Security Method: *Encrypt all document contents, *Password security *No Printing Allowed,  Changes allowed: *Commenting, *Filling in form fields, *Singing existing signature fields
  4. Save to user specified location (Ask when action is started)

What goes wrong is that intermittently the bates label (located at the bottom-right corner of each page) will have disappeared from some of the documents after the batch is processed.

I think that maybe the watermark layer is covering the bates layer, thus causing the bates to appear to have been erased, deleted or disappeared.

I am looking for help to confirm or disprove my theory, and to seek guidance on how to prevent this from happening, as, I have a large volume of documents to process, and this lack of consistency is reducing the reliability of and my confidence in the process.

I need to create a PDF macro to import a text file into a pre-formatted PDF file.   Is this possible ?
I want to get more information how e signature working with pdf

So far, I used JavaScript signature and save as code I into the ms sql and I can retrieve it and convert into jpg.

Then I can drop the jpg into selected pdf
And I hope to learn more how 509 or cert works ...

I am very new about the 509 cert or if you know more please share with Me
Hi Guys, i am looking to change out the phone number on the pdf attached to 644 557086, i cant find any online editors that can do it in same font






A Portable Document Format (PDF) is a file format consisting of an electronic image resembling a printed document and can be viewed, printed, and electronically transmitted. PDF files can store various types of data, including formatted text, vector graphics, and raster images. The page layout defines the location, size, and shape of each page and each item on the page. The information looks the same no matter what device or program is used to open it.