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Increase font size in Adobe Acrobat Pro

I have a PDF that I got by converting a web page to PDF. Adobe won't let me select all text (which would let me increase the font size). The annoying part is that I am able to open each object ...
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What does “Optimizing performance…” in Acrobat mean?

When the Acrobat installer says "Optimizing performance...", what is it actually doing?
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How do you remove/suppress the “Enter Your Adobe ID” popup that comes with CS5.5?

When launching a CS5.5 application or Acrobat X this window sometimes pops up. I can't seem to find a preference file that relates to it. My google-fu doesn't turn up anything.
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Buying Adobe Creative suit from different country and using in my home country [closed]

I want to buy Adobe Web Premium Suit costing $1800 in US. I don't want to buy from India for many issues like 17% extra taxes, the reseller can easily dupe me since they'd deliver the product after a ...
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Is there a License Manager?

I work at an architectural firm, and our users use a lot of Adobe products or AutoCAD products. We deploy most software through SCCM, and we have a finite amount of licenses to use. We need to ...
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How do you use environment variables in Advanced ActionScript 3.0 Settings of Flash CS5?

In Flash CS5, you can specify a Source path for the ActionScript settings so that the IDE can locate fully-qualified classes. For example, to have Flash IDE locate "flashObjects.Balloon" class I ...
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Do I really need Adobe Premier Elements Plus if all I care about is the 'extra' content? (Themes, effects, etc)

I'd like to purchase Adobe Premier Elements, but I don't want to spend an extra $50 if I don't need to for the "Plus" version. These are the things that it includes (that the regular supposedly ...
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How can I create an Adobe extension

I'm using an adobe extension for Dreamweaver but it's out of date and the person that created it is not maintaining it any more. I would like to recreate it but I don't know how to get started. ...
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How to password-protect a file with Adobe Reader X?

Is it possible to create a password for a file on Adobe Reader X?
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Can Adobe be set to default to open all PDFs at 100% zoom?

I open and close many PDFs at work every day. Is it possible to have Adobe's defaults settings saved so that all PDFs open at 100% zoom (rather than fitting to screen--most open at over 100%). Thank ...
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Fireworks running slowly, objects disappearing from animation

I created a simple animation in Fireworks, but it apparently has disappeared. A small sphere which appears in the first frame (or state) is visible. Although it is supposed to start moving, it however ...
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Open A New Document With A Layer In Photoshop?

I have technically designed a website in Adobe Photoshop and would like to be able to make new documents in Photoshop using the layers. I do know that you can copy and paste images from the web, ...
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How to slow down a part of a video clip in adobe premiere

when i use the speed option on a video clip in premiere, it always slows down the complete clip. but i would like to have just a part of it slow thanks!
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PNG file that says JPEG(Document) in Fireworks

I recived a layerd PNG file from my designer. The problem is that the file even though it is a PNG says JPEG(Document) in the left corner of the preview window in Fireworks. B/c of that I cannot save ...
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Adobe CS5 upgrade

I purchased the Adobe CS5 Design Premium upgrade and was wondering if it will upgrade Adobe CS4 Web Premium?
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Adobe Acrobat - How To Print Shaded Areas

I have a PDF document which has shaded areas (code fragments, to be precise) and I am looking to print the document out with shading in tact. The shading is light grey (as used on ...
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Adobe Fireworks CS4 won't proceed past License Agreement

I've been using Adobe Fireworks CS4 for about 12 months, and every time it loads it has asked me to accept the license agreement. Adobe support did not know how to fix this. In the last few days, ...
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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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What are some techniques or tools for debugging JavaScript in Dreamweaver CS5?

I see that DW reports errors as I type them. Is there a way to trace to a console at runtime like can be done with Firebug? What are some other techniques or tools for debugging JavaScript in ...
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In Dreamweaver CS5 for OSX, how do I expand and collapse ALL folders listed in its file explorer?

OSX's finder will expand ALL folders if you hold the Alt key and press right-arrow and collapse all with Alt+Left-arrow. I've got a large project folder and it is tiresome to manually expand a lot of ...
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Create PDF file (with forms) without Adobe Acrobat?

I have a PDF file that I need to add editable fields to. However, I don't have Adobe Acrobat, which costs money. Is there a free app out there that will let me do the same?
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adobe after effects animation preset duration

I'm new to after effects. I want to apply some effect (for example flashing) to one of my images in composition. I want that effect to be applied from 5 to 10 second. How can I do this?
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Mac firefox - How to play flash videos using vlc or mplayer?

I was wondering if there is a way to play Flash videos without the Flash browser plugin and redirect it to other players like VLC or mplayer? e.g. Imagine I was on Youtube, then the next thing I do ...
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Clustering with Adobe software

i find myself working a lot with Premiere Pro, After Effect, Encoder and Encore, and i was thinking if there is a way to share the computational load to some computer on the same lan to speed up all ...
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Pages from adobe.com have messed up fonts

Pages on adobe.com have terrible looking fonts. I seriously doubt the problem is on their end. I have ClearType disabled on my Windows Server 2003. Pages such as ...
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Enabling Photoshop CS5 Extended Features in Master Collection

How do I enable Photoshop Extended features in CS5 Master Collection?
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Explain Adobe's Deactivation Process to Me

My computer's on the fritz and in preparation of the thing going into the basement, I need to grab all the old software from it. In this case, namely the copy of CS5 on it. I hear of a deactivation ...
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Print each bookmark of a PDF separately

I have a very large (1000 page) PDF which contains about 100, ten page each documents one after the other. I would like to have them sent to my office printer as individual files so my office printer ...
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Modifier key bug with Adobe Design Standard CS4 (Mac OS 10.6.6)

When I launch the Adobe apps, they ask me if I want to delete the preferences file. I say 'no'. Then, when using the apps, none of the tools seem to work properly, eg in Illustrator, I can't move ...
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Purchase a suite and share individual apps between computers?

Me and my partner plan on buying an Adobe suite with Flash and Photoshop - is it then legal for me to install the Flash and the serial on my computer, and then the Photoshop and serial on her ...
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Are all Adobe CS3 and CS4 programs compatible with windows 7 home premium

Are all Adobe CS3 and CS4 programs compatible with Windows 7 Home Premium? I have doubt that maybe it will not work? Can you tell me if it works? and also another question: are all programs in ...
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Convert video for the web

i don't know if this it´s the right site for asking this question but i will give it a try. I have a Mac and i wonder which program is the best for convert movies? I have .MTS files and i edit the ...
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Change the default unit in Photoshop

Is it possible to change the default unit of measurement in Photoshop from inches to pixels?
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Optio and Adobe Acrobat 9 Pro

Using Adobe Acrobat 9 Pro (previously using Adobe 7 Pro) to cut down PDF files by extracting only certain pages from the document. Due to compression settings that are apparetnly inherent in AA9Pro, ...
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DVD not working on Windows Media Player

I've made a DVD with Adobe Encore and it play fine on VLC, other media player, and my DVD player connected to my TV. The only exception is Windows Media Player, which give an error about a wrong ...
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How to split pdf file into different pages

I have a document with extension .pdf . But it is secured one. If it is converted into unsecured(normal) mode , 4 pages is converted. So i think if it is splited into several pages, I can get whole ...
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Allowing Adobe Updater to run for restricted User

At the moment we have 34 laptops running a single image, Windows 7, that we hand out to staff on long term loan. The Users are locked down quite tightly as to what they can do. They cannot install any ...
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InDesign CS5 save as CS4 file by default

Is it possible to have InDesign CS5 save as a CS4 file by default?
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Error installing Adobe Flash Catalyst Panini

I have installed Flash Catalyst Panini (a preview release) on one machine (Windows 7 x64, latest updates) with no problem. On another system with the same setup I get the following in the install ...
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adobe acrobat reader - how to save your place?

I'm trying to read an ebook in adobe acrobat reader and I want to save the position I'm at between computer reboots / closing reader. How can I save the page I'm at, or even better auto save? Is ...
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Viewing SVG images on a Windows 7 64-bit machine

I want to view SVG images on a Windows 7 64-bit machine. I tried Adobe's plug-in, but it doesn't work. Is there a freeware application which I can use to view SVG images on Windows 7 64-bit?
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One window with two layers in it

I want to resize one layer, but not the other. How?
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What damage can adobe flash player do to a linux machine?

I am curious what damage can adobe flash player do to a linux machine. I have read the adobe flash security bulletin and I saw that a lot of vulnerabilities affected linux(crossplatform). Please ...
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What is the best approach to make a pdf document? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Creating PDF Documents Hi there. I'm trying to make a PDF document, and so far I can note two things, if I make a document using Word and I try to export it to PDF, it ...
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Disable Automatic Updates for Adobe CS4 on Windows 7

I want to disable Automatic Updates for Adobe Creative Suite CS4 on Windows 7. I followed the steps as given in here. 1. Go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Adobe\ 2. Set "AdobeOnlineDefault" to "0" ...
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Adobe Acrobat Pro 9.0 on Windows 7 print to network share gives error

I've recently upgraded a client's workstations to brand new computers, with Windows 7 Professional. The server is still Windows Server 2003. The server has 2-3 file shares that get mapped to users' ...
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Mac OSX: Adobe Flash player 10.1.85.3 text issue

Running Flash Player 10.1.85.3. on OS-X 10.6.4 I've run into a very strange issue with Adobe/Macromedia Flash. Text in dialogs sometimes is not displayed, and the containing boxes are distorted. It ...
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Preventing Adobe Updater from running

I installed Photoshop on windows 7 and don't want the adobe updater to be running always. I tried deleting the file "AdobeUpdaterPrefs.dat" but it creates it again. Some sources say I set the ...
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How do I get rid of the Adobe Download Manager

Somehow I have got the Adobe Download Manager installed on my PC, and it opens up periodically. I don't know what triggers it. How can I get rid of it?
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PDF commented in Foxit Reader can not be commented in Adobe Reader anymore

I have a PDF version 1.5 here which I started commenting on with Foxit Reader 4. If I open the commented PDF in Adobe Reader 9 now, I get the following message: This document enabled extended ...