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Adobe Reader not respecting viewing settings - Why?

When I click on a document or open a PDF from a web page, the PDF does not respect the page-override settings. I am running Adobe 10.1.9.22 and I have set the preferences as such: ...
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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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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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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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Adobe Reader X is displaying incorrect data

Recently in our organization we moved to Adobe Reader X 10.1.2. We have a web application that displays data in pdf format in IE8 on Windows 7 SP1 64-bit PC. We started observing that the same data is ...
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Can no longer print in duplex with Adobe Reader X update

Since updating from Reader 9 (which usually let me print in duplex) to Adobe Reader X, I can no longer print in duplex. I have verified that my settings are correct for the printer, two-sided mode ...
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Hide Menu by Default in Adobe Reader

Is there a way to make Adobe Reader 10 not display the menu bar (File, etc.) initially, when opening files? Even when you disable it in View>Show/Hide>Menu Bar or with F9, the next time you open ...
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Adobe Reader 11.0.9 crashes when using “tools” or “form and Sign”

I recently updated my company's Adobe reader to 11.0.9 via GPO. I followed instructions here: ...
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word 2010 generate pdf sometime has errors?

I has some word 2010 "save as" pdf files, has problems in Adobe Reader XI. For you to reproduce the problem, I has one pdf file on internet site for you to download. pdf sample Note: It has no ...
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Save PDF automatically on exit in Adobe Reader

Adobe Reader prompts me to save on exit. This is an operation I do several times a day every day, so if I Adobe Reader could just save my changes without asking me (that is, comments), that would be ...
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Searching long PDFs with adobe reader

I am trying to search a very lengthy PDF (8000 pages +) for names. The last time I had the PDF open I could search a name and it would find it instantly. Now everytime I search a name it looks through ...
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Viewing Adobe pdf file's first page as a thumbnail on windows 7 explorer

I'm using windows 7 64-bit. I installed Adobe CS6, and Adobe Acrobat X Pro. There was a problem with viewing first page of pdf file as thumbnail. I couldn't find official solution. Then I tried ...
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.pdf is missing when send as email attachment (Outlook) from Adobe Reader 11.0.06

When I open a PDF file in Internet Explorer and choose to "Send file as email attachment using desktop email" Microsoft Outlook starts and creates a new mail window with the attached file but with no ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Windows 7 Group Policy blocking Adobe Reader

A few weeks ago, my company blocked Adobe Reader due to an unpatched security issue. However, we recently moved one of our computers to a project that didn't require access to the corporate network, ...
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How do I fix a blank print dialog box?

The Print Dialogue Box opens totally blank or partially blank. It has happened several times with 9 and X after automatic updates. Sometimes the next update has corrected it, sometimes I have ...
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Adobe Reader IE8 plugin fails with blank dialog

In Windows 7, when Abode Reader plugin attempts to open web documents in IE8, sometimes a blank dialog box appears and the document fails to open. This issue has been discussed on other forums, e.g., ...
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Adobe PDF plugin for firefox takes over all inputs?

I'm having issues whenever I use the Adobe PDF Reader plugin for Firefox where the plugin will take over inputs outside it's "scope". For example, if I have a pdf file open in a tab, then I can't ...
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Unable to print with adobe products (“Please install a printer”) Works fine in word and notepad

We are having some issues on a design pc. After updating windows we are unable to print from the adobe pdf reader and other adobe products (photoshop, in design, etc.) We got the message: Please ...
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Adobe Reader XI - How can I adjust / fine-tune the horizontal and vertical alignment for printing?

Win 7 64 bit Adobe Reader XI (11.0.09 to be exact) When printing, I can choose between the following options concerning the alignment: Automatic upright/landscape orientation Upright Landscape ...
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How can I remove tools from Adobe Reader?

In Adobe Reader 11.0.09 (this is not the full Adobe Acrobat or Distiller version) there are some pesky tool items (marked in red in the screen shot below; create button and task panes) which block my ...
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PDF wider than 200 inches is just white (Adobe Acrobat)

I have a PDF file that is quite wide and it looks like Adobe Acrobat can't handle PDFs being wider than 200 inches. The PDF document is just white. In the document prefs Acrobar tells me that the ...
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Mouse-Wheel paging difficulties in Adobe Reader

My new mouse works fine everywhere except in Adobe Reader, where in Two-Up View a single click of the mouse wheel randomly pages by 0, 1 or 2 pages. It may depend on how fast I rotate the mouse wheel, ...
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Open PDF in IE9 with Acrobat Reader XI

I have users who keep getting a "Do you want to open or save" window every time they click on a PDF. The PDF should be embedded in the webpage and open automatically. I've Googled extensively and I've ...
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Acrobat Reader, and indeed all Adobe products are freezing and crashing on print

Everything was working fine, right up till I had to do some driver work to get my scanner to work - now I can't seem to print from any Adobe product. I click print and the program freezes, it stops ...
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Using the Adobe Reader Touch app, how do you rotate a page in a pdf document?

I am using a Surface 2 with the Adobe Reader Touch app to view a PDF document. I can rotate the whole PDF document but not just one page at a time. Can you help please?
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Where is the scroll gone in Adobe PDF viewer?

So I am attempting to view a document and on the left hand side is a table of contents but unfortunately I am unable to locate a scroll bar or next-page button for this table of contents. Is there ...
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Restoring text outside of view of the PDF document

Is there any way to change the margins on a PDF document or somehow change the way it displays so that the contents aren't cropped to fit the A4-like page? I have a PDF in which two words of every ...
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Can't choose anything but “Save file” for PDF files in Firefox

At some point my Firefox stopped showing PDF files in the browser. Instead, when I click a link to a pdf, it instantly jumps to the Save As prompt. I am reading about how to change that: What it is ...
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Quickly move browser viewed PDF to local PDF reader

I have a problem where I wish to open PDF's in Adobe Reader so that I can search through them. When I open them in my web browser (I am using Chrome) under some sites I can't search through them, ...
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How can i solve the Runtime Error “Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library” in Outlook 2010 when i want to open an attached PDF with Adobe Reader?

I have a problem with my Outlook 2010 and opening atteched PDFs of e-mails. When i want to open an attached PDF in an e-mail, i get a Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library Error with the Message: ...
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Adobe reader full screen two pages gap option

Adobe reader's normal mode displays gap between two pages. In Full screen: There is dotted line between two pages... Can Adobe display gap between two pages like normal mode?
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Print Properties from Adobe Reader appear in Chinese

The title says it all... Watch the video: http://youtu.be/TSZGG31C8j8 How can I change it to english? Here is what I am printing to.
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Adobe reader windows keep focus when closing one of multiple windows

It's been a recurring annoyance for as long as I can remember: suppose you have a few pdf documents open in Adobe Reader, latest version (11.0.06), on windows 7 64 bit. For some reason, you want some ...
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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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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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Will Adobe Reader and Acrobat soon stop working inside Google chrome?

Google chrome developers are making two changes to help stop malicious plugins: one is to only allow extensions downloaded from the app store, and another is to disallow NPAPI extensions altogether. ...
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Adobe Reader on Mac zoom shortcut remap

The shortcut to zoom in/out of the page is Option + MouseWheel. I'd like it to be Cmd + MouseWheel. Is it possible to remap this shortcut? I tried using BetterTouchTool, but it doesn't allow to ...
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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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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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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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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 ...