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Converting .docx to PDF, using Microsoft Word 2010, giving bad output

I am making a brochure for my school fest. This is the screenshot while editing in Word: But whenever I Save it as .pdf the following comes as the output: It can be clearly seen from the images ...
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Is it possible in Adobe Reader to be able to be in touch mode AND have a scroll bar that doesn't disappear?

For Windows 8.1 on a Surface Pro 3 using Adobe Reader XI 11.0.10. If I disable touch mode, the scroll bar permanently appears but I'm now not able to touch to scroll. If I enable touch mode, the ...
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One person can save a filled out a PDF, while another cannot

I have a PDF file with fields to fill in. On my machine with “Acrobat Reader DC” (2015 Release | Version 2015.016.20045), I can fill in the fields, save the file & email the file (from within ...
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removing “Add Text Comment” reminders and toolbars from Acrobat Reader

I have a number of PDF's that open and pop up a little reminder toolbar for the Add Text Comment tool. In Acrobat Reader DC it's a purple reminder that says "This pdf can be completed using the add ...
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How to open a link in Adobe Reader

Certain PDF documents lose certain capabilities when opened on certain browsers. Suppose a document A.pdf has links to B.pdf, and A.pdf is opened on some browser. Is there a way that the links in A....
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How to recover lost fields entered on a PDF file (or prevent such data loss)?

After clicking on a passport application form on a government web site, the form opened as a PDF file within Google Chrome (the browser I was using). After saving said PDF to the Downloads section of ...
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Adobe Reader DC Update - Newer Version already installed

Machine I'm currently working on Windows 7 Enterprise x64 with company image HP EliteOne 800 G2 AIO The user has a corporate webapp that is supposed to display reports in PDF form using ...
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Fonts not rendering on first load of document

I've been struggling with an issue when PDF's are being loaded into Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Reader, and even in the web browser plugin. First time the document is opened, at least Times New Roman is ...
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Accessing comment context menu in Adobe Acrobat Reader

I have received a bunch of comments on a PDF document and I would like to efficiently navigate through them in Adobe Acrobat Reader DC. I have activated the single-key accelerators which are helpful, ...
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Acrobat Reader DC keeps asking for file location, how do I make it stop?

When I want to save a modified PDF in Acrobat Reader DC instead of just saving the file Acrobat Reader opens the Save As dialog, where I have to pick a folder. When annotating a large number of files ...
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Set Windows 10 default .pdf association for LoginVSI Users

I am attempting to change the default program for opening PDFs in a Horizon View pool to do some LoginVSI testing. I am trying to change the default to Adobe Reader 11 that shipped with LoginVSI 4.1....
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Disable new save as popup in Adobe Reader DC

I just installed Adobe Reader DC on a Windows 10 machine. A new "feature" in DC is that, when I hit Ctrl +`Shift + S to Save As, there is an initial pop up that offers me several recently used ...
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Adobe Acrobat XI Pro Settings for Marquee Zoom and Full page?

I worked on a lot of Maps and review them almost daily..My question to you how can I change the settings or preferences for the following: Make Marquee Zoom permanent Make the "Fit one full page" ...
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Windows 7 installer for Adobe Acrobat Reader for viewing PDF files is broken

Below is a screen shot I received in step 3 of 3 during the Adobe Acrobat Reader installer. In step 1, I had to choose my operating system, which is Windows 7. Before clicking the "Install Now" ...
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Adobe Reader X sendmail button not working

Windows 7 Enterprise x64 Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 x64 Adobe Reader 10.0.1 When a user clicks the Sendmail button in Adobe Reader X (see above image), instead of opening a ...
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Bizzarely specific alt-tab bug in Windows 10

I've had a very specific bug ever since I upgraded to Windows 10 that no one else I've spoken to has seen, and none of the other Windows 10 alt-tab questions or threads seem to cover. I often find ...
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Which pdf files were open when Adobe Reader XI crashed?

I had been working with hundreds pdf files. A couple dozens of them had been open, when Adobe Reader XI (on Windows 7 Pro) crashed. Where can I find the list of files, which were open during the crash?...
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How to remove side panel from opening by default on Adobe Reader in IE9?

In Adobe Acrobat Reader DC, IE9, does anyone know how to remove side panel from opening by default? <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> <html> ...
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Is it possible to tone down the brightness of Adobe Reader?

My textbook is a PDF file so I spend lots of time reading pages in Adobe Reader. The problem is the white background in Adobe reader is really bright and distracting. I've already turned down the ...
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Images blurry when saving PDF from Excel

If I insert images into Excel, then save the worksheet as a PDF, the images become extremely blurry and jagged, even worse than the "lowest" JPG setting in Photoshop. It's so bad that the image is ...
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How to get rid of lag in hand cursor letting go after dragging document in a direction in Adobe Acrobat Reader DC on Mac?

On a mac, Adobe Acrobat Reader DC has a major issue when it comes to using the hand cursor to drag the document around to view different parts of the PDF. If I hold down the mouse when I'm using the ...
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Sessions in Adobe Acrobat Pro DC

Is there a way of storing the session/collection(list of opened books) in Acrobat Pro? If not is there a tool that can do it(for OS X preferable)?
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Disable Adobe AcroTray.exe from starting at boot

The problem I am having is that whatever I do or disable I cannot stop AcroTray.exe from Adobe starting at boot and doing... whatever it is that it is doing, until it is stopped manually via task ...
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Filling out text in a dropdown field in Adobe Acrobat Reader DC

I have a form that I'm working on that has several drop down fields for country selection. Unfortunately, my country doesn't appear in the drop down. Is there any way I can change the form from a drop ...
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Secured pdf says signing is allowed, but I can't seem to do it

The pdf in question is from the government of Canada. Here is the a link to the file, and here is the website. When I open the file in adobe acrobat, I can edit all the forms, but can't add a ...
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practical way to navigate into index folders for searching multiple pdf files in Windows

while I'm learning for exams i need often to search multiple pdf files for some text. I have done it till now using adobe reader.The Problem is that adobe reader or all other pdf viewers i tried ("PDF-...
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PDF prints upside down (not a duplex issue)

I have a rather large PDF that I need to print out for a meeting (some 110 pages) No problem I've got one of Ricoh's best MFP's here in the office. It will duplex print, hole punch and most ...
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How to hide the Tool tab in Acrobat Reader?

In Acrobat Reader, how to hide the Tool tab? Tool tab keeps reappearing all the time. Of course by pressing Shift + F4 it will hide, but how to do it permanently.
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How can I make Adobe audio reader ignore certain symbol patterns?

Example: ===== Some question ====== Answer... I am using the read out loud option in adobe reader and in the long run these signs here tend to get super annoying when being read out loud. Is there ...
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How do I stop Adobe Reader from showing that sidebar on the right? [duplicate]

I regularly use Adobe Reader to view PDF's, but I have to close the side bar on the right all the time. Does anyone know how I can permanently hide it?
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Extract all highlighted text of a PDF into seperat Excel cells

I create a lot of spreadsheets in Excel. Basically consisting of various columns. The problem is that one of these columns contains a lot of text (Whole paragraphs worth). The text inserted into this ...
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How do I change page scaling while printing a PDF on Windows 10?

I deal with a lot of poster-sized PDF files. In older versions of Acrobat Reader, when printing you could change the scaling (so it would shrink to one page, or split across multiple printer pages). ...
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How to read an ACSM file on Linux?

So, I needed the Semantics Engineering with PLT Redex textbook to complete a homework assignment this week. I needed it in a digital format because I'm going to POPL 2016 tomorrow and I can't have it ...
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Does Adobe Acrobat XI Pro have a tooltip feature?

Does Adobe Acrobat XI Pro have a feature that allows you to hover over text or an entry field (or anything) -- and display hover-over help info. This would not be on a web page. This would be a ...
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Print dialog for in browser Adobe Reader 11 forced to background on Win 7 64 bit

We have a web based application developed and owned by a vendor that as part of the printing process uses information from a web form to generate a PDF and present it to the browser. The PDF then ...
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Microsoft Edge keeps taking over PDF file open/association

Every few days the file association for PDFs on my Windows 10 machine switches to Microsoft Edge. I then right click on a PDF, choose "Open With -> Choose Another App", select Acrobat from the list, ...
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How can I split PDF file into layers

I have a large PDF file containing a map. The PDF file was probably generated with AutoCAD. The image consists of a coloured raster map, and a vector with lines on top of the map. (Street lines etc.) ...
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Acrobat reader DC wont fill fields from xfdf

The XFDF file is saved locally Inside the XFDF file there is an xml element pointing to a PDF hosted on a external web server The PDF file is on a web server that the user has access to (can load link ...
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Adobe Reader keeps freezing when multiple windows are open

I need to have multiple PDF's open at once, and after about 10 minutes Adobe Acrobat Reader freezes. I'm running Windows 8.1 64bit and have the latest version of reader. The computer had been running ...
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How remove Adobe acrobat reader DC tool bar unwanted buttons/links?

Adobe acrobat reader DC has added whole bunch of button/links on toolbar. I would like to get rid of Home, tools, Document, Help, Mobile, and Sign In (Please see the screenshot). Is there anyway to ...
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Why does the text in my PDF become invisible when I switch to another text field?

I'm using Adobe Acrobat Reader DC to view a PDF file that somebody else created. There are editable text fields in the document that I can write text in, like this: But when I switch to another ...
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Icon Adobe Reader DC on taskbar is wrong

My icon adobe reader is now icon of Windows Photo Viewer on Taskbar. How can i fix it? I tried to uninstall or repair but it didn't work.
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How to make voice reading work in different voices?

I got a problem with Acrobat Reader... it has function to read text (by voice), but it seems to work only on English with default voice option checked. I can uncheck option "use default voice" and ...
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Is it possible to view separate PDFs side by side in Adobe Reader DC?

In the older versions of acrobat reader, each file opened in a separate window and you could manually size them so you could read two at once or with a widescreen, maybe even have a third program open ...
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Display pdf in two columns on wide screen

Currently, I'm using a wide screen, and it does not feel good to view pdf files in one column on such a screen. So, I'm wondering whether it is possible to display the pdf files in two-columns. I'm ...
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Unhide review comments (Adobe Reader 9)

I have a document from the University where the lecturer has written several review comments. In the image below, the comments are displayed. The "minimise" button has been put into a blue rectangle (...
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PDF booklet option no longer prints both sides

I have been using Adobe Reader 11's booklet printing option for many years on Windows XP. What used to happen was that it would print one side of the pages, then a dialog (from the printer) would pop ...
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Adobe Acrobat DC - Remove the phone home

I just installed Adobe Acrobat DC, and it warned me that it will now collect lots of information on how I use the product, and send it to Adobe. It claimed I can shut this off, but I've gone through ...
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Adobe Acrobat DC - Removing or editing the giant menu bar

Adobe DC now shows a giant menu bar at the top, with Home / Tools / Documents / etc. This bar is annoying, because, at least by default, it takes up a huge piece of the screen, and shows Adobe ads ...
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.docx to PDF in word 2007 but losing image quality

I have a Word 2007 file which contains UML diagrams and when I convert it to PDF, I lose a lot of quality. I have changed all the Word 2007 save/compression settings, but it doesn't seem to make a ...