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Where does Okular store the PDF annotations?

I am using Okular in Ubuntu 11.04 as it has support to annotations and is faster to do a quick find across large documents. The annotations are not stored in the document, but are stored as metadata ...
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Customise Okular to modify highlight tool properties

I am using Okular as my pdf reader on Linux. I want to know how I can modify the color of the highlight permanently. I know I can modify the saturation of the color used by highlight tool by right ...
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Modify Okular highlight to automatically copy highlighted text into comment

Despite what old SE questions state, the PDF software Okular can now write annotations directly to the PDF. This makes it very useful in conjunction with Docear for annotating academic literature. ...
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How to recover annotations made by okular to a PDF file after being moved from another user's homedir?

I made lots of annotations to some PDF files using okular (KDE's PDF viewer). Then, I decided to move them to another user's homedir, but found out the annotations weren't available anymore. With a ...
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Change border color of Okular annotations

Inline Note annotations in Okular (the default PDF reader for the KDE desktop) only allow me to modify the highlight color by default, but I want to modify the border color of those annotations too. ...
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Okular: how to sign a pdf?

How do I sign a PDF in Okular? I tried searching for about 20 mins, but I can't find any answers... I have a .png of my signature, and I basically want to insert it into the document on the dotted ...
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Annotation functionality using Okular on Ubuntu 10.04

I am having a problem with Okular when dealing with annotation functionality. I am able to do annotation (write note, etc..) on PDF document but then once it is saved and reopened using Evince or ...
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Okular (on Ubuntu 9.10) prints multiple pages per sheet (n-up) very small

I'm trying to print a set of beamer slides with multiple slides per page (4-up or 6-up). When I select 4 pages or 6 pages per sheet in the Okular print dialog, the pages print quite small (perhaps ...
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How to sync okular annotations between Windows and Linux using Dropbox?

Is there some way I can make Okular store metadata (specifically annotations) in Dropbox, so it is read by Okular regardless of which computer I am using. For example, I have a Linux laptop with lots ...
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Where does okular store annotations in Debian wheezy?

In Ubuntu, it was in .kde/share/apps/okular/docdata, which a copy solved everything. But in Debian wheezy it doesn't work, and I can't find where they are stored.
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Is it possible to configure Okular to open a given file at the position where it was closed?

I am using Kile + Okular to create Latex documents. Okular has a nice feature that if you open the same document again, it will go to the same position as it was last closed. However, it can detect if ...
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Okular in Linux Mint Mate shows no configuration of shortcuts and no version-nr

have Okular installed in VM boxed Linux Mint Mate. There okular shows no configuration of shortcuts as it is in another Linux Mint Mate instance. Tried to install via applikation-manager as also via ...
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Convert okular-pdf with annotations to normal pdf

I was asked to proofread a dissertation for somebody using only Windows. I use Debian 7 and opened the PDF with okular and commented it heavily. Everytime I opened the document and then closed it ...