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Can't view PDF in Chrome (using Acrobat Reader) unless I select “Inspect element”

Respective versions: Chrome: 32.0.1700.76 m Acrobat Reader: 11.0.06 OS: Windows 7 Enterprise (64-bit) I use the Acrobat plugin (rather than Chrome's default PDF reader) because there are features ...
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How can I undo “always ignore” blocking PDF in IE10?

The problem experienced by the user here is similar to what I get in that I receive a prompt: "This webpage wants to run 'AcroPDF.dll'. If you trust this site, you can disable Enhanced Protected Mode ...
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Keyboard shortcut for zoom in Adobe Reader (Mac) fails

Suppose Adobe Reader is closed. When opening the programme again, the keyboard shortcut does not work at first. Then when (and only when) one changes the zoom manually, by selecting from the ...
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Copy Image from PDF

I have a PDF that was created by someone else and I cannot contact them. One of the images runs off the side of the page and is cut off. When I tried to copy/drag the image to various programs ...
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Why is it when you save a pdf a second time it gets smaller?

I noticed on my computer if I were to open a pdf with Adobe Reader XI and save it again, the new copy is smaller. Why is this? Is there a loss of quality?
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Adobe/Any PDF Reader: I want two page view but second page starts from where first page cut off by screen

Is there any PDF reader with any addon that can do this? Let's say that I am looking at Page 1 and Page 2 of a document. Right now, the two page view in Adobe shows Page 1 on left side and Page 2 on ...
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Export comments and highlighted text from pdf into separate document using Adobe Reader XI [duplicate]

I have a bunch of pdfs in which I've highlighted the relevant text and made a few comments. I want to export just the comments and highlighted text into a single file--I don't care what format as long ...
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How do I print from the reader app on Windows 7?

I've been trying to print on my Windows 7 computer. Whenever I go to print anything it goes straight to the reader. When I right click it gives me no printing options. It doesn't have the "devices" ...
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Why does transparency disable subpixel rendering in Adobe Reader?

I normally prefer Adobe Reader (still v9 on Linux) to all other PDF viewers because I think it has the best rendering quality, even though others have caught up lately. This rendering quality appears ...
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Printing on Windows 8 with PDF viewer (Adobe Reader) from network

i have a problem with the Adobe Reader 8, but the problem seems to be equally bad with other pdf viewers. Here is the configuration: My PDF viewer is located on network drive "Z:" which is the network ...
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Why does Adobe Reader have an internal error when copying text to clipboard?

This has been an intermittent but common problem for me. It's been raised on other forums (e.g. http://forums.adobe.com/message/5306610) but no clear answer has been provided, as far as I can tell. ...
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Adobe Reader 100% display zoom doesn't match “Actual Size” printout

I find that document zoomed at 100% in Adobe Reader doesn't match printout size when "Actual Size" is selected when printing. When I put printed page next to the screen printed text and all other ...
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Dialog box in Adobe reader is scrambled

I use win 7 and Adobe reader 11. After updating from ADobe reader 9 to 10 (automatically) I can´t see a proper dialog boxx when i print the PDF. EIther it har veryyyyy big letters or the text is ...
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Warning message “AcroPDF.dll” when I try to display a PDF document within the web browser

In Internet Explorer 11, when I click a link to a PDF file to display it within the browser, I always get this following message : adobe.com being the only value changing, depending on which ...
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Always open PDFs at 100 %?

Is it possible to configure adobe viewer to always open pdf documents at size 100 %? Now it opens documents at about 160 % for no appparent reason.
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Why was Adobe Reader in Chrome disabled by browser?

Adobe Reader in Chrome is disabled by the browser. Does anyone have any ideas as to why? All users are up to date on both Chrome and Adobe Reader versions.
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Acrobat Reader renders bitmaps pixelated

Some sections of an eBook contain text stored as Bitmaps. I'm not sure why the publisher did this, as it looks horribly in Acrobat Reader: Note that only code sections with the font "Teletype" have ...
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PDF/A to normal PDF

I submitted a paper to a conference and now they are asking me to change my pdf from PDF/A to normal PDF because editing functions are disable. Looking in the Internet, I found the following post How ...
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Searching a PDF file: using “AND Operator”

I was registering to the fall semester, my university offers a pdf, you pick what courses you want to take and register in on the website I highlighted in yellow The subject (csc, computer ...
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How to start Adobe Reader with window maximized?

I am using Adobe Reader XI on Windows XP. I use PDFCreator to print documents to .pdf files. I want to have the window maximized whenever I open a .pdf file. I tried the method in: ...
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Adobe Reader XI automaticly save as itself

Is it possible to make my Adobe Reader XI overwrite it's own file when I click SAVE, instead of acting like I've clicked Save As.. and ask me about file name and all that nonsense? Preferably I ...
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Why my Adobe Reader renders the PDF like this?

What's the matter with my Adobe Reader? I am using Windows 8 with Adobe Reader X1 11.0.3
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Adobe Reader XI doesn't allow the editing of fields in a document after it's been edited?

One of the users at our company has a *.pdf file she received from the state of Pennsylvania. The version of Adobe Reader she is using is Adobe Reader XI 11.0.3. She uses this pdf file to send in ...
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Adobe Reader disappears, unable to open PDFs

I am an volunteer tech-support adviser for my church and other friends. Recently, I have had users report that Adobe Reader has "disappeared" from their computers. This has only happened on Win7 ...
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Adobe Reader XI and Acrobat X will not open

Adobe Reader XI and Acrobat X have stopped opening. When I try to open a PDF, or either one of these programs, the cursor shows a busy icon for a few seconds and stops. Each time I open it a process ...
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Adobe Reader Wants Sensitive Email Details

When I run Adobe Reader, it tells me: Either there is no default mail client or the current mail client cannot fulfill the messaging request. Please run Microsoft Outlook and set it as the default ...
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Adobe PDF Reader blocks my keys in Firefox

When previewing a PDF in Firefox and clicking into the content of the PDF, I am not able to use keyboard combinations like Ctrl+T to open a new tab any more. Is there any keyboard action to take ...
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Emailing PDF Files from Adobe Reader XI (11.0.03)

How can I get Adobe Reader XI to automatically close the open PDF file after emailing it? (as it used to in previous versions) So I don't have a pile up of open PDF's? I currently have to close each ...
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Unable to fill in text in PDF form

I am trying to fill in a PDF form-- but for some reason I am unable to fill in any text? When I try to even Paste some text, even that is not allowed. For reference, I have uploaded the form here on ...
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Acrobat Failed to Load core DLL without any rootkits

I am having an issue with an enduser getting this error. After a brief Google search, I found the article here. When I launch Adobe Acrobat X I recieve the following error: Acrobat Failed to ...
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Adobe Reader 9.0 will open PDFs in browser with local admin account but not 'regular' user?

Im trying to figure out what permission I am missing to get this to work. Adobe Reader 9.0 allows PDFs to be viewed within an Internet Explorer 8 browsing window. This works perfectly if I sign on ...
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PDF files on FTP will not open correctly

Our PDF files open fine from local hard disks, and http locations. However, We are having trouble opening PDF files from a FTP server. After double-clicking on the file, the Adobe 'grey' background ...
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Keyboard shortcut to highlight the text in adobe reader

What is the keyboard shortcut to highlight the text in the adobe reader on Mac? Do some settings in adobe reader preferences need to be changed to use it? For some strange reason I am not able to ...
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“Cannot find or create the font” error in Adobe Reader

I am using PDFsharp to add text to a PDF. After the PDF is created, I open it with Adobe Reader. I'm getting a message like Cannot find or create the font 'Wingdings'. Some characters may not ...
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Adobe Reader XI will not launch

I've got the very annoying problem that Adobe Reader XI simply will not open. I can view PDF files in the browser just fine, but PDF files on my computer will not open. The program simply will not ...
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How come my Internet Explorer icon renamed by itself?

Right after updating Adobe Reader, I noticed that the Internet Explorer icon on my desktop changed to something else (a camera's brand name). Is this normal? I have Windows 7 and never saw this ...
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Why the difference in pdf quality?

I was getting very low quality renderings in pdf format using Adobe Reader XI on my desktop (Windows 8 HP). To try and figure out why, I sent one to my laptop which has the Adobe Reader IX version ...
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How to share my comments, notes etc for my .pdf across multiple devices?

I have a Windows laptop and an Android PDA. I'm using Adobe Reader for reading my e-books for both these devices. But I'm also putting comments and notes into them, which are stored only in a single ...
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How to prevent Adobe Acrobat Reader opening PDF files in Firefox?

I'm using PDFXchange Viewer to open PDF files, because it's much faster compared to Adobe Reader and I like the rendering better. I had to install Adobe Reader for testing purposes, and now Firefox ...
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Playing movie embedded in pdf-file in Adobe Reader

Using LaTeX, I've created a pdf file, with an included movie (.avi). I've used this strategy a lot, and never had problems in playing the movie (after accepting to play it) inside Adobe Reader ...
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Hiding 'tools', 'comment' and 'sign' buttons in Adobe Reader XI

How can I hide 'tools', 'comment' and 'sign' buttons from toolbar of Adobe Reader XI? I found this, but did not work for me: ...
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Text object gets deleted in Adobe Reader 11

In Adobe Acrobat X I was inserting text objects. It opens properly in Adobe Reader 10, but in Adobe Reader 11, when I click on that PDF file, text objects get deleted. Why does this happen? How can I ...
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Using both Adobe Reader and built-in PDF viewer in Google Chrome

I would like to use both Chrome's built-in PDF viewer and the Adobe Reader plugin at the same time. Specifically, I want to open PDFs with the built-in viewer by default (because I think it is more ...
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Can't open Acrobat Reader in 64-bit Mint / Ubuntu

After installing Adobe Reader 9, I receive the following error message when trying to run Adobe Reader. /opt/Adobe/Reader9/Reader/intellinux/bin/acroread error while loading shared libraries: ...
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How to open PDFs in Explorer rather than Reader XI?

Currently clicking on a PDF (sample) in Internet Explorer 10 launches it in the standalone version of Reader XI. Adobe removed the ability to control this behavior from Reader XI, and it has to be ...
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Is there any way to search for phrase in multiple pdfs simultaneously

Is there any way to search for phrase in multiple pdfs simultaneously? For example I have openned 4 pdfs and I look for phrase: "cat" in all of them at the same time?
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Can't validate signature on PDF

I can't validate a signature on a PDF. Some important information about the PDF certificate: Validity Start : 2011/12/21 Validity End : 2012/12/20 Signature Date : 2012/12/23 The error is The ...
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How can I override certain display options in Adobe Reader?

Some PDF files can specify how they are to be displayed when first opened. I know that you can override the layout and zoom under preferences in Adobe Reader, but there are two more display options I ...
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I can’t see the Greek characters using Adobe Reader

Your help will be appreciated for the following problem: I have a tool which converts IBM I (AS400) spool file to PDF. The file has been copied to Windows environment. On generated PDF I can’t see ...
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Why does my pdf print as shrunk to 1 inch?

I am trying to print a PDF booklet on our Konica Minolta. The machine will print dual-sided, and you set this option in the 64-bit printer settings on each computer. I have been printing PDFs as ...