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Can I use a variable in a script file path in Adobe Configurator 2.0?

I'm building an InDesign panel using Adobe Configurator 2.0. Basically, it provides a button which executes a javascript on click. I added the button by dragging a Script File in my panel and setting ...
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Creating PDF documents with Adobe Acrobat X Pro and inserting vector graphics

I'm trying to create PDF documents with Adobe Acrobat X Pro. I just realized that it can only do forms etc but not basic document editing. So it wants me to import already formatted word file (for ...
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Disabling Pop-Up Tool-Tips in Adobe Reader

Is there any way to disable these annoying tool-tips in adobe reader? They come up every time I open a document. I am using Adobe Reader X.
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Adobe flash on Linux 64bit: “Movie not loaded” and maximum stack-size

I was experiencing problems with all flash content (tried Firefox/Chromium/Opera, Ubuntu/Fedora and several Flash releases to no avail). While trying to playback any flash-movie, no video/sound ...
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Can't double click files to open them in inDesign (CS5)

I cannot open a file unless I open inDesign (the program) and then do File->Open If I double click, it starts to open, then just hangs forever. AFTER I close it, and look in the directory where ...
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Disable Save Changes dialoge in Adobe Reader X

Yes, I've read and done the steps listed here with no results: Disable 'Save changes' dialog in Adobe Reader Basically what happens is with certain pdf documents, whenever I try to close ...
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How do I open a “Acrobat X” document without the newest version?

When I open a certain PDF file I get the following error: For the best experience, open this PDF portfolio in Acrobat X or Adobe Reader X, or later. Get Adobe Reader Now! I have Foxit Reader ...
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Mouse Cursor Corrupted by Adobe Indesign

When using Adobe InDesign on Windows 7, the mouse cursor becomes corrupted after performing functions where the software displays a custom cursor. This only seems to happen on the display driven by ...
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Failed to install Adobe Flash Catalyst CS5.5 - 1 Fatal Error

The first time I installed the program was right after the Adobe Download Manager finished downloading it. It gave me 1 fatal error and 1 error. Then I went into the download folder and launched the ...
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Restoring the Fonts folder by using a restore point

I am an idiot. Who would have thought that installing 2 gigs of fonts would be detrimental to the boot up time for the most common design programs such as adobe illustrator. I would like to restore ...
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What is best Adobe Product for Creating Corporate Brochures? [closed]

I have downloaded indesign and it really is not very intuitive to use. Just wondered what is the best product to use to create corporate assets like brochures, pdf's to send out. I want something that ...
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How does Adobe convert WAV to MP3?

When using Adobe's programs (Flash for example) to convert WAV audio to MP3 there is no silent gap added to the beginning of the MP3 file like it is when I for example use LAME (when using LAME a ...
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How can I set Adobe Flash Player to update automatically?

Whenever Adobe releases an update to Flash Player, I get prompted to download and install the new version. I tried to find a way to set it to automatically apply updates whenever they were available, ...
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Deactivate Adobe Acrobat Pro 9 on a Macintosh

I'm trying to deactivate some installed software on a Macintosh OS X v10.5.8. When I launch Adobe Acrobat Pro 9, it comes up fine, but in the Help menu, the "Enter Serial Number..." choice is grayed ...
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Software for image editing a portion of a PDF page without having to cut and paste?

I do layouts of photos, eight to a page, each in a separate photo border box and received in PDF format. I would like to be able to do separate editing to each one (contrast, lighten, darken, etc) ...
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Is Hyper-threading important in Adobe Premiere CS 4 - 5.5?

I have a copy of Adobe Premiere Pro CS 4 that has trouble playing back 1080p HD H.264 when I'm editing it on my C2Q Q8200 / 8GB RAM machine. It's really hard to work with video when you can't even ...
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Can't fill my drawing with the Bucket tool in Adobe Illustrator

I drew an image, scanned it, opened it in Illustrator, did Live Trace, and then proceeded to use the Pen tool. Now when I try to put colors on my nicely drawn image using the Bucket tool I get this ...
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How do I make Adobe Reader the default PDF reader in Chrome?

I installed Chrome 17.0.963.56 on my MAC running MAC OS 10.6.8. I cannot find where to make the Adobe Reader the default in the preferences.
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Adobe LiveCycle Designer PDF automatic binds Text Field to User Input

I've created a PDF form using Adobe LiveCycle Designer that has several pages. One of the fields users need to fill in is their names. I'd like to have their names appear automatically on the footer ...
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What programs to use for Animated Cartoon Video

I want to make a video similar to this one, which includes a lot of animation and text (click to view): But what software would you use for this? Would Illustrator + After Effects be enough?
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Windows 7 & Photoshop CS5.1 - “Fonts missing” issue - I have the font!! (sort of)

I've noticed a really aggravating issue with Adobe Photoshop CS5.1 on at least two occasions. I downloaded a layered PSD file to work with, in the release notes it directed me to a download page for ...
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How does a trial version know it has been installed before?

How does a trial version determine that is has been installed before, to prevent users from installing it a second time, just like the products of Adobe do? I'm using Mac OS X Lion.
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How to prevent changes after “rendering” Acrobat Pro PDF file

I have PDF file that consists of various photos, a media music player, and some text I wrote with the PDF maker before "rendering it" to its final version in PDF. I followed an Adobe tutorial which ...
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Adobe Illustrator Saving to PSD: “Not enough memory to save the file”

This is on CS5.5 under Windows XP Professional. There seems to be a known issue about saving (large) Adobe Illustrator files to PSD (thoroughly discussed), where the exporter will complain about "Not ...
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HP printer and Adobe Illustrator colours changing on Mac

I have got Adobe Illustrator CS3 on my iMac, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion. I recently got a new printer, an HP Photosmart B110, product number CN245B, serial number CN1393K1Q405J8, driver version HP Inkjet 8 ...
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Unable to download Adobe Premiere Elements v10 trial

I've been trying to download the trial of Adobe Premiere Elements v10 for hours, and it's driving me crazy. I tried both Adobe Download Manager and direct links (file and extractor, found here), and ...
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Installing Adobe Photoshop CS4 results in “Error 1603”

I tried to install Adobe Photoshop CS4 and Adobe Director 11.5 on my Windows 7 PC, but I got the error: Adobe Anchor Service CS4 Error: Error 1603. I had Adobe Flash Professional CS5 ...
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acrobat pro 9 - how to automatically open video full screen when clicking poster image

I'm using acrobat pro 9 to embed video into a pdf. However, the video, when clicked, plays inside the pdf, and you have to right click and choose open in full screen to get it to play full screen. We ...
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Adobe Fireworks CS5 Installation fails with Error Code 7

I have problems installing Adobe Fireworks CS5 and it fails with Error Code 7. What could be causing this?
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Why is Flash power-hungry? [closed]

Apple historically argued that Flash was power-hungry, which made it inappropriate for use on mobile devices. I always thought that was just bluster excusing Apple's exclusion of Flash support from ...
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Adobe Font Folio fonts unreadable on Windows 7 64-bit

Some of the fonts can't be read. The fonts are from Adobe Font Folio. I've noticed that the ones which can't be read are ones which are missing a .inf file. What is it for?
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Adobe Flash CS3 cut and paste movieclip within library

I have a scene named 1.fla. It contains a MovieClip named "MyClip". I want to cut and paste it into another scene named 2.fla. If I use standard operation Ctrl+X, Ctrl+V, it copies MyClip, but in ...
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Can I assign preset bookmarks for a page in Adobe?

Is there a method - without merging several .pdf files into one .pdf file - to preset bookmarks for Adobe? After I am done scanning my pages, I would like to be able to assign a pre-named bookmark to ...
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Links and Back within PDF

I have a PDF document that has links in various places to figures/tables that are towards the end of the document. Let's say I have a link on page 2 that you click to go to Figure 7. I have the same ...
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Photoshop brush opacity is 50% despite being set to 100%

Whenever I try to make a brush stroke in Photoshop it comes out 50% transparent, even though: The brush opacity is set to 100% The layer is set to 100% The mode is normal. I've reset the brush ...
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Can't install Adobe Flash updates – “An error occurred while downloading the installer”

I can't install updates of Adobe Flash Player when Windows is starting. I have a proxy server, but I have configured the proxy settings in Internet Explorer. The error message I get says: An ...
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Upgrades available for Student Teacher versions of Adobe Creative Suite? CS5.5 or future?

As an example, if I own Adobe CS5 Design Standard Student Teacher version, is there any way for me to upgrade to the Adobe CS5.5 Design Standard Student Teacher version? Adobe state in their Student ...
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Photoshop Filter Render > Lighting - Couple Questions

In regards to the Photoshop Filter > Render > Lighting I have a couple questions. First: The easiest way I have found to light the photo is to create a new layer and choose Apply Image and make a ...
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Change shortcuts in Acrobat 8

How do I change and manage shortcuts inside of Acrobat 8? (This is the full version not reader) I know with other Adobe Programs you can do this yet I cannot find a way in Acrobat. Ideas?
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Re-Sizing Selection in Photoshop CS5

How do I resize a selection once the selection is made? Lets take this example: I take my marquee tool and make a selection but I did not make it large enough. I can re-draw the selection and hope I ...
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Does Adobe Photoshop use the GPU?

Do Adobe Photoshop CS5 and Adobe Premiere CS5 use the GPU? Does the choice of the graphic card change the performance of these programs?
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Signing PDFs in linux

I'm trying to digitally sign PDFs server-side. So far I found that I can do this using MyPDFSigner, but it's far from my needs. Also I don't believe that this is the only option here. How to sign ...
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How do I edit a PDF in Acrobat if it rather than LiveCycle

I want to edit the the fields of a PDF in Acrobat using Forms->Add or Edit Fields which I know how to use. Unfortunately, a new form I want to edit seems to have been made in LiveCycle designer ...
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Adobe Reader download timeout (FTP & HTTP)

The following downloads are timing out on 3 different machines on our network: ftp://ftp.adobe.com/pub/adobe/reader/win/10.x/10.1.0/en_US/AdbeRdr1010_en_US.msi ...
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Adobe Illustrator lags on Mac as Admin user but not Guest

I've been having a problem with Adobe Illustrator for a year plus where it constantly lags (rainbow spinning wheel on my Mac) and is almost unusable. Fortunately I don't use it much so I've been able ...
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Can I use Flash Catalyst standalone? [closed]

I'm a web designer who likes to code everything by hand in Notepad, but now that I'm upgrading software I am looking to modernize by adding some newer graphic design software to my computer. I have ...
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Photoshop Settings Reseting by themselves?

I have had Photoshop CS 5.1 reset all of my settings several time without me telling it to do this! I closed Photoshop and everything was fine. When I launched Photoshop the next time my setting were ...
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Dreamweaver not loading due to workspace file problem

I went to launch Dreamweaver CS 5.5 and this message popped up: XML parsing fatal error: Invalid document structure, line 1, file C:\Documents...(file path)...Workspace\My Workspace.xml ...
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Photoshop showing strange box around documents and black 'blank space'

I installed Adobe Master Collection CS5.5 on a new MacBook Air and when I open a document (new or previously created image) and I make the window for the document larger then the image itself, you can ...
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Windows 7: security problem does not let me execute certain files

I am trying to download Photoshop CS5 from the Adobe site. This downloads a file called AdobeDownloadAssistant.exe. When attempting to execute this file, however, Windows 7 tells me that this software ...