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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.

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adobe acrobat reader dc (free)

I click on one pdf and it allows me to add/edit text

but another pdf I click "edit" and asks me to sign in (pay) for paid version

Could it be the type of pdf. ocr versus non ocr

I just want to write text over the lines.  I dont want to use Microsoft paint with a screenshot
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Trying to print multiple copies of one page pdf to our copier and no matter how many copies i print it only prints 1 copy.
This printer is installed through our server \\server. I dont want to add this printer directly.

Things I tried:

- Other application like word printing multiple copies - Works
- Uninstalled Adobe reader DC and resinstalled - Same issue
- Deleted this printer and readded this printer from \\server
- While troubleshooting I placed the Print queue small window on the side and watched, as I click print, it only shows Copies Column - 1  
- Checked other users in the office with same windows 10 os and same printer installed through the server - no issues printing pdfs multiple copies

What could be causing this issue, for Adobe Reader DC to only print 1 copy even though I am selecting multiple copies  ?
What else can I try ?

Thanks
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I would like an app for iPhone, which will allow the download  of PDF files to the iPhone.
There is study material on a specific website, where otherwise in Windows, the PDF study material is downloadable, however on iPhone, it opens the PDF file but within a window, and it does not allow for the download.
Any suggestions?   Safari and Chrome do not seem to work.  And when trying Safari and using the export option to iBooks, it basically sends a screenshot of both pages but not the full PDF document which might be about 60 pages.
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I had this question after viewing MS Access copy and rename file.

I have inherited an Access database that has needed a bit of updating. I have created code to capture a file path and name in a single field.  Now I need to use that information to copy the file to a different directory and rename it with a somewhat complicated naming convention that is already in the code. The original code was designed to capture a WIA scanned document and then convert it to PDF before saving it. Here is some of my code that currently fills a text box.     Set fd = Application.FileDialog(msoFileDialogFilePicker)
    With fd
        .ButtonName = "Select"
        .AllowMultiSelect = False
        .Filters.Add "PDF Files", "*.pdf", 1
        .Title = "Choose PDF File"
        .InitialView = msoFileDialogViewDetails
        .Show
       
        For Each oFD In .SelectedItems
            fileName = oFD
        Next oFD
        On Error GoTo 0
    End With
    txtBOX1 = fileName
   
    Set fd = Nothing

txtBOX1 is the field that need to have the updated name and location in.  Suggestions would be most appreciated.
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We have a weird issue occurring and wanted to know if anyone else has experienced something like this. One of our users is printing a 400 page Bluebeam PDF document to our Ricoh MP C3300. He is printing doubled sided.The thing is it will randomly print about 20 pages upside down in no kind of order (He's printed it 6 times already). I have updated the driver to a universal PCL6 driver to see if it corrected it, and it did not. Does anyone know what could be causing this?
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adobe reader unpaid

edit a .pdf that I have edited previously

When I first opened pdf I could click on fields and write numbers & letters

but I closed and opened pdf again and I cant click on anything

I click "edit pdf" on the right and it asks me to sign up for paid version
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adobe reader (unpaid version)

is there a way to remove signature that I have signed

not
cntrl z
go back

because I am opening document again and my signature looks very bad
my signature looks like a kid drew signature
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I am trying to find a PDF solution for five users on a Remote Desktop Solution. So far, I am trialing Foxit, which now and even prior, I do NOT like. Even though Adobe is expensive, I prefer their products. The difference though in volume licensing is $150 for five users and $500 for five users.

I believe one has to get volume licenses for Adobe at CDW or Provantage. Not sure. Any help would be appreciated. Doesn't have to be Adobe. Thank you.
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I am trying to generate a pdf of a book on my website using cfdocument.  The book displays correctly as a cfm page but when using cfdocument, it doesn't show the fonts or styles correctly.  I have my styles in a css file.  

<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" src="#expandPath('../../Styles/')#BookPDF.css">      

This is one of the styles from the stylesheet....

P {
      font-family: "Futura Medium BT";
      font-size: 12px;
      font-style: normal;
      margin-top: 0px;
      margin-bottom: 5px;
      text-align: justify;
      align: center;
      text-indent: 30px;
}

Any idea how to make it work?
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Took a PDF document with an excel spreadsheet and converted spreadsheet into excel spreadsheet.  The cells were formatted into split rows and columns that were merged.  How can I merge those rows and columns without losing my data thanks?
Doc5.docx
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Hello experts, can someone help me to find a solution for my problem

I have used fpdf to create a pdf file. I used html write function to style my text. However, i cannot justify my text like how multicell do when it breaks to new line. I have stuck for this problem for a few days and need a solution immediately .

Can someone look up for my code:

function WriteHTML($html)
    {
		
		//$this->Write(5,stripslashes(txtentities($e)),'FJ');
        //HTML parser
        $html=str_replace("\n",' ',$html);
        $a=preg_split('/<(.*)>/U',$html,-1,PREG_SPLIT_DELIM_CAPTURE);
        foreach($a as $i=>$e)
        {
            if($i%2==0)
            {
                //Text
                if($this->HREF)
                    $this->PutLink($this->HREF,$e);
                elseif($this->ALIGN=='justify')
                    $this->Cell(0,5,$e,0,1,'C');
                else
                    $this->Write(5,$e);
            }
            else
            {
                //Tag
                if($e[0]=='/')
                    $this->CloseTag(strtoupper(substr($e,1)));
                else
                {
                    //Extract properties
                    $a2=explode(' ',$e);
                    $tag=strtoupper(array_shift($a2));
                    $prop=array();
                    foreach($a2 as $v)
                    {
                        if(preg_match('/([^=]*)=["\']?([^"\']*)/',$v,$a3))
                            

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I have an PDF document that has an Excel table with split Rows and columns.  How do I copy the entire table with formatting of data in the split rows and columns from PDF to Excel?  so I will not have to retype the entire table into an excel spreadsheet.  Thanks.
Doc5.docx
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Hi,
 
 I have a situation where Windows 10 fails to return a complete search result from a mapped/network drive that consists of mainly Word, PDF, Excel documents.
 I re-created index on SBS2011 server to see if it would make a difference, but to no avail.
 Some words seems to return a more complete result than some other words. it is just very inconsistent from word to word that is used in search.
 is that what we can expect or is there a way to fine tune it?

Thanks.
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OK, so I have the following code (Code No. 1) that writes data from an Excel file into a PDF Form (I use Adobe Acrobat).
In addition, I have anothe rcode (Code No. 2), that pushes the data from the PDF Forms, back into the excel file.

Instead of doing these 2 things from/to Excel, I want to do it from my MS access database (let's say a table called "Data", with the same fields as the PDF Form fields), but I don't know how/where to change the code.

Any help would be greatly appreciated!


Code No. 1:

Option Explicit

Sub WritePDFForms()
     
    'Declaring the necessary variables.
    Dim strPDFPath              As String
    Dim strFieldNames(1 To 11)  As String
    Dim i                       As Long
    Dim j                       As Integer
    Dim LastRow                 As Long
    Dim objAcroApp              As Object
    Dim objAcroAVDoc            As Object
    Dim objAcroPDDoc            As Object
    Dim objJSO                  As Object
    Dim strPDFOutPath           As String
           
    'Disable screen flickering.
    Application.ScreenUpdating = False
   
    'Specify the path of the sample PDF form.
    'Full path example:
    'strPDFPath = "C:\Users\Christos\Desktop\Test Form.pdf"
    'Using workbook path:
    strPDFPath = ThisWorkbook.Path & "\" & "Test Form.pdf"
   
    'Set the required field names in the PDF form.
    strFieldNames(1) = "First Name"
    …
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I wanted to find out if there exists a PDF command line program, that will help to join to different files so that they are side by side.
So let's say 1 file is a manual in English and the other in Spanish.
I wanted to join each page of a 20 page manual, so that the English page 1 is on one side, and the Spanish page 1 is on the other side.
And I want them both to reside in 1 file, as a side by side.
Is there a command line program that I can use that can help me accomplish this?
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The following command string exports a PDF to be saved or opened.

start explorer "<http://ServerName/ReportServer$NamedSQLInstance?%2fPurchasing%2fPurchaseOrder&PoNumber=103290&rs:Format=PDF"

Need to NAME and SAVE the file Automatically, from a Delphi desktop application.
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Hi all,

I have problem to display my PDF file in an existing popup window using spring framework. The workflow is when I click a button from the main page, it popups a new window (child) and showing progress status. After the file finished generating, I set the view in controller and return to jsp. However, the PDF file displays (using DefaultResourceLoader and response.flushBuffer) in the main page instead of the popup window. I want to show in popup. Anything wrong? How can I specify which window the PDF should be displayed?

Please help. Thanks.
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I have a pdf with linking (hyperlink) in it, for the same document.
If we rename the document then why it lost its linking?

Please do the needful?
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Hi,

I am trying to find information or definitions of metadata fields in PDF.
MetadataSpecifically I am trying to determine how the following field is created

http://ns.adobe.com/pdfx/1.3/            pdfx:SourceModified:D:20180806072738

Please see attached screenshot.  The highlighted orange areas match with the information in Document Properties.

The yellow fields are of interest.  Do these indicate (reliably) that modifications have been made and is the field for the Application used set in stone once the document is created?

I have tried some internet searches and I can t find anything to point me in the right direction.

The purpose is to determine if this document is genuinely from 2004 or recently modified

Many Thanks
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I need a program or utility (free preferrably, paid if it's easy to setup and use) that will print PDFs automatically.

Every night, a client receives dozens to hundreds of PDFs via SFTP from one of their clients.  These documents need to be printed (unfortunately).  They want a system that can either be scripted or set to check folders (and sub folders) for new files and print them automatically throughout the night.

I've done some research and found an AutoIT compiled script but it doesn't work well because some of these pages are being (incorrectly) identified as 8.5x13 when the utility attempts to print them (printing them with Acrobat (and reviewing the print options) indicates they are 8.5x11).  And of course, when the page size changes, the job hangs and stops all other jobs until you fix it...

So I need something that can do this intelligently... shrink the page to fit, ignore the page size and just print to whatever paper is present (cutting off excess - which will almost never actually happen), etc.

Anyone have any suggestions?

I'm willing to script a utility that WORKS so it doesn't have to do everything... but if someone has a product designed to monitor (a) folder(s) and print the contents, including PDFs, that's great too.

I don't think I can use Acrobat because it wants to leave the program open after printing... 900 instances of acrobat would be a problem in the morning...

And using a script to subsequently kill acrobat isn't practical... …
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I am a French student intern in a construction company who charge me to create a database linked to pdf documents.
I would like to create a connection between pdf forms filled in to my MS Access database, is it possible without to much programming ?
If it is too complicated, maybe it is possible with forms on word or excel, but I prefer the pdf forms...

Hope to hearing from you soon

Kind Regards
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I've set PhantomPDF as the program for .pdf, and as the default for all program types it can open, yet when I open a pdf in Internet Explorer it opens using Adobe. Why?
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I am using TCPDF to create PDF's of invoices. We are generating three copies of each page, where each has slight differences from the others. 99% of the page is the same but because the copies are used for different purposes, each copy has a bit of information that is unique to it.

Is there a way in TCPDF to tell it to generate 3 copies of the PDF and then have IF statements in the code to accommodate the differences? Or should I just call TCPDF three times with appropriate code for each copy?

Thanks in advance.
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Dear all,
I need to print, inside MS Access 2010 report, a pdf file.
I've tried to use the access object 'Unbound Object Frame', so I've put it in a report, I've set as embedded type and specified the PDF file path. The problems are: the report print out only using the dimension of 'Unbound Object Frame', so, if document has more than one page, only the first is printed; the resolution of the print is low.
Does anyone know if there is a control (not access object) that does this operation?
Many thanks and best regards
Giuseppe Siboni
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I have a MS word document in which I have embedded 3 excel files which have very large sheets which would be too small to read if I copied them into the file.  I have to send it out to third-parties and its been suggested it needs to be controlled better by issueing as pdf or ebook.   This will take a bit more time, but it appears it will still have the problem of needing to reduce the width and height of the sheets to fit in the document.
Any suggestions?
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PDF

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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.