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Adobe acrobat not printing “there were no pages selected to print”

I am constantnly getting the error message "there were no pages selected to print" with acrobat v9 on XP. Anyone know how to get rid of this problem - other than a re-install?
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Create an expiring PDF

Is there a way to create a PDF that is: Password protected Can not be printed Can not be viewed after a certain date/time?
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PDF Where does Acrobat reader save information about last view settings?

I usually check "Restore last view settings" in preferencs of Acrobat Reader. But I'm actually wondering where Acrobat Reader saves this information? In Windows Registry? In PDF file itself? On my ...
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PDF editor, creator alternatives? [closed]

Anyone have any thoughts on the following solutions for PDF alternatives to Acrobat?: Nuance PDF Converter 6 Professional & BlueBeam PDF Revu 7 Standard Nuance is cheaper and seems to have all ...
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Branding Acrobat Text Box as part of PDF

Acrobat Version: 8.1.0 After adding a textbox to PDF, Is there a way so that, TextBox can be part of PDF document? I don't want people to be able to change/move textbox context and I would like to ...
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How to find out WHERE a specific font is used in a PDF document

For a given PDF which uses a number of fonts (e.g., in Acrobat Reader, the fonts used can be seen when selecting Files > Properties > Fonts) how can I find out where a certain font is used in the ...
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How to resize PDF in Acrobat (CS3)?

Easy question - I have PDF, which is high resolution, but set to small page. I just want to take the PDF and resize it. I have Adobe Acrobat 8 Professional (mac os x version).
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Open the same PDF multiple times

Is it possible to open the same PDF multiple times with Adobe Reader?
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Is there a way to get Adobe Acrobat Professional on Mac OS X to stop asking to be the default PDF viewer?

Every time I open Acrobat on OS X 10.5, Acrobat asks to be the default PDF viewer, with no option to "remember this choice" or "not ask again" etc., and I can't find anything in the preferences either ...
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Where are Adobe Acrobat Pro settings saved

I'm trying to figure out where the settings and options of an application(Adobe Acrobt Pro) are saved. This is to modify the settings without opening the application and going through the menu ...
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Automating Acrobat & PDF Portfolios

Is there a way to automate the creation PDF Portfolios in Acrobat 9? Such as, command line switches or external applications?
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How do I remove the licensing error notice on Acrobat 9 Pro?

I'm getting the following notice in Adobe Acrobat 9 Pro: :Error "Licensing for this product has stopped working ..." How do I remove this?
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How to embed Arial in PDF when PDF has Helvetica?

So, I've got a PDF file that's generated by a program that uses the Base 14 fonts, so that it contains "Helvetica" and "Times Roman". When I look at that in my copy of Acrobat 7.0 on Windows (for ...
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Losing Hyperlinks when converting PPT to PDF using Adobe Acrobat Pro

When I use Adobe Acrobot Pro 9.0 to create PDF from a PPT file, the hyperlinks in the generated PDF don't work (unless I have http://... in the hyperlink text)! I have checked the setting and "Add ...
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Can I make acrobat reader reload a changed pdf?

With lots of document readers (okular, xpdf, skim, ghostview) the viewer will reload a document if it is changed. Can acrobat reader do this? Ubuntu linux 9.04, acroread 8.1.3
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Acrobat Reader 9 crashes as soon as it's opened. How can I debug this?

I have a Windows XP Professional machine, on which Adobe Acrobat Reader crashes every time it is opened, as soon as it starts. I've tried reinstalling Acrobat Reader 9, and it doesn't help at all. ...
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Open FDF document on Mac

I'm having the issue documented here: http://forums.adobe.com/thread/445594 When I try to open a FDF, I just get a pop up over and over again which asks me if I want to open the form. One possible ...
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Converting Word forms to PDF (fill in) forms?

I've got Acrobat Pro 8 and Word 2003. I've got a form in Word creating using form fields. What I want to do is convert this document to a "fill in" PDF form automatically. In other words, replacing ...
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Acrobat: How to set default font for text box tool?

How do I set the default font for the text box tool in Adobe Acrobat? (If the solution depends on the version, assume Version 8.)