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41 views

Export figure as PDF with surrounding white space cropped out

I exported a chart from a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet by selecting the chart, the File > Export > Create PDF/XPS document, with the following options: The result is nice except that: How can I ...
0
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1answer
43 views

Making Windows 7 default to “All Files” when opening a document?

I'm taking over an old coworkers job and part of that means I'll be working on various IFS tickets without any real ERP experience. I'm working with one user who is trying to check in documents in ...
0
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0answers
13 views

Buzzing noise sound when scrolling a PDF in Chrome

When does it occur? When I scroll down/up on the built-in Chrome PDF Viewer in Chrome I hear a buzzing noise while another sounds is playing in the background. How is the sound like? The sound is ...
0
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1answer
45 views

OCR and layer text in pdf

I want to OCR a pdf to make it searchable. Suppose you have a PDF document that was made using a scanner, or otherwise consists of image data but doesn't have text data. Such a PDF can't be ...
0
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0answers
12 views

Additional blank page opens up when a document is opened in Adobe Acrobat 9

A colleague of mine is using Adobe Acrobat 9 on a Windows 7 machine. When he opens a .pdf, Adobe Acrobat 9 opens the document but then also opens an additional blank page over the .pdf. This is quite ...
0
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2answers
562 views

Adobe reader 11.0.07 freezes for 8 sec after opening a PDF file

Whenever I open adobe reader by opening a pdf file on my system (windows 7 x64), if the internet connexion is not available (no connexion at all, or even wrong internet settings, like a proxy that is ...
0
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1answer
59 views

Ever since Firefox got updated to version 30 I get annoying permission messages to open pdfs

Every time I try to open a pdf with Firefox, I get After I click on it the following opens up I press "Allow and remember", but it does not remember. How can I ensure that it remembers?
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0answers
8 views

Garbled “save as” dialogue in pdf reader(s)

I've got a problem with the "save as" dialogue in the PDF reader on Windows 7. The Save and Cancel buttons are blank, without any text, the folder-select drop-down menu shows only folder images, no ...
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2answers
101 views

How to combine PDF documents from Windows Explorer on Windows 7?

In Windows Explorer I would like to select 2 or more PDFs, right click, and choose an option which will merge the selected PDFs. The end result should be the creation of a PDF file which combines ...
1
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1answer
42 views

How can I recursively identify non-searchable PDFs and copy them to a folder?

Further to an earlier post which provided a script solution: From my question it may be possible to tell that I am a computer user and have no programming knowledge. I have hundreds of searchable ...
0
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0answers
567 views

Acrobat XI Pro not responding issue

System Spec Windows 7 Professional x64 (all updates installed) Acrobat XI Pro including updates Sata III HDD i7 3770K CPU nVidia GTX 470 Asus P6X58D-E : link to asus page 24GB of RAM Corsair PSU ...
0
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1answer
48 views

Where should I install Emacs on Windows 7 as a standard account without admin priviliges for LaTeX pdf output?

I've been able to get Emacs running by putting it in the /Temp directory, but I'd like to be able to export my Org files to Latex pdfs, and I haven't been able to work that out yet, (I don't have ...
1
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1answer
252 views

Highlighting Not Enabled in PDF That Allows Text Copying and Searching (Win7)

I have a PDF of a technical paper, and I would like to highlight portions and make notes. However, neither of those tools are enabled in Adobe Reader when I open the file (using Windows 7). I can ...
0
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1answer
30 views

Create a site web portfolio [closed]

I need to generate a site web portfolio in PDF but I have issues with that. I am trying to put all pages in one pdf without cuting the pages with A4 format. I've searched this kind of tool without ...
0
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1answer
140 views

Large PDF book very laggy slow

System: Win7 64-bit Ult. Ed. 32GB Ram Nvidea GTX 670 I'm trying to read a book in PDF format that has images and text. Scrolling through pages is very slow and if I scroll too fast it takes a few to ...
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1answer
25 views

Embedding Files into a pdf document and auto extracting them

Is there any way to embed some files into a pdf, and pdf file extracts them into a directory at its start up and pass a command line for them?
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0answers
271 views

Printer doesn't get orders from microsoft word or adobe reader

I have HP DeskJet 2540 series. At first, it printed everything but since a few days ago, it doesn't print anymore from Word or PDF files except from the Chrome browser. The driver is up to date and I ...
0
votes
1answer
148 views

Open PDF when USB is plugged in Windows 7 [duplicate]

I have a PDF file on an USB drive (named test.pdf placed in root). How do I get it to open automatically as soon as I plug in the USB drive? No dialog or anything, just open the PDF directly after the ...
2
votes
2answers
189 views

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 ...
0
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1answer
138 views

Print to pdf without margins

I have a site that generates barcodes for printing. These are to be printed using a label printer (think a Zebra label printer) at exactly 1.25" x 2.50". From the "print" window in my browser I'm ...
2
votes
3answers
2k views

How to split pdf file in windows? [duplicate]

I have a pdf file with 120 pages.How can I extract only pages 20-50 and save it as another pdf file? I'm using free version of foxit reader. It doesn't have this facility. Any solution?
0
votes
1answer
113 views

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 ...
1
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1answer
271 views

inkscape not working from command prompt

I was looking at the answer to the question (converting EPS to PDF) where they suggested using Inkscape to convert EPS to PDF images. I need the exact same thing. Using the GUI, it works like a charm. ...
0
votes
3answers
5k views

Adobe Reader XI and Acrobat X will not open

Just a few days ago, Adobe Reader XI and Acrobat X stopped opening. When I try to open a pdf or either one of these programs the cursor would show a busy icon for a few seconds and stop. Each time I ...
2
votes
0answers
766 views

How to print a long PDF page on a receipt printer?

I have an Epson TM-T88IV thermal point of sale printer and I print receipts with it. The receipts are given in PDF format. I have the problem that since some weeks the printer can only print receipts ...
1
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2answers
11k views

IE10 does not open .pdf

I can't open any PDFs in IE10 on Win7 64bit. I've tested with PDFs from Intranet / Internet / local file system, http and https. I've tested installing/uninstalling Acrobat Reader 11.0.03 and the ...
2
votes
1answer
180 views

How can I append a single PDF to all PDFs in a folder?

I have one standard file (call it ending.pdf) that I want added to the end of all of the PDFs in a folder. Can I automate this task? I have Acrobat Pro X. Thanks in advance for any suggestions. Oh, I ...
0
votes
4answers
4k views

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 ...
5
votes
4answers
1k views

I need an easy way to 'google' through all my PDF files - anything like this exist? [duplicate]

Here is my scenario and system: System: Win-7, 64-bit. Scenario: Very simply, I have a folder on my dropbox account, titled \Papers. Within this folder, I have a lot of PDF files, and I have even ...
0
votes
2answers
105 views

Open file at given path with non-default program?

I am normally opening PDF files with Foxit Reader. Now I have one PDF file (C:\sample.pdf) which I edit quite often, so for opening it, I am always using Adobe Acrobat. Currently I always have to ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Why can't I open ANY web page with the EPM box unchecked in IE10 on Windows 7 x64?

I upgraded from IE9 to IE10 on my Win 7 64 bit computer through the automatic updates through Win 7. As soon as the upgrade completed I tried to open a webpage and got the error message: "This Page ...
0
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0answers
54 views

PDF scrolling on Windows 7

Sometimes, when I scroll a document (most often a PDF) using the two-finger method on my laptop's trackpad, after a while, the scroller starts jittering and jumping pages. At this point, the pinch ...
0
votes
1answer
966 views

How to convert GEDCOM files produced by Family Tree Maker to PDF?

Is there a program that will allow me to convert Gedcom files to jpeg or pdf? Using a family history program (Family Tree Maker version 9) I have produced the Gedcom file but can't find a way to ...
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3answers
1k views

Embed An Exe file Into PDF and Run it with PDF Start-Up

I have an exe which block many screen capturing utilities. My PDF itself is blocked and no one can copy text from it, I want to embed that exe file into my pdf and by running pdf file that exe ...
0
votes
1answer
478 views

PDF Shell Extension Handler [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I view and sort after the page count for multiple PDF files in a Windows file explorer? Is there any Shell Extension Handler for Windows 7 64b, that can show PDF ...
0
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1answer
56 views

PDF files going offline on computer sleep

I store my valuable PDF files for reading on my home NAS drive. When I wake my netbook up, the file I had been reading before going to sleep goes offline even though it is accessible. The pages of the ...
2
votes
1answer
664 views

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 ...
1
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1answer
324 views

opening files .arc

I need to open a folder with the extension of .arc . I've already extracting the file with 7zip and also have tried it using IZArc extractor.But it seems to give me the output of many file (unknown ...
6
votes
3answers
4k views

How can I view pdf meta-data in Windows Explorer?

I unsuccessfully used the "pages" feature in Windows Explorer, as well as in Directory Opus 10 and Free Commander XT (which I installed just for that reason, to try it out) to display the page count ...
0
votes
1answer
264 views

Printing more than one page per sheet

I have a printer (Dell v305), and it can't print more than one page per sheet. How can I print to this printer so that it will print, say, 60 pages with 15 sheets of paper? (double sided is 30, and ...
3
votes
1answer
894 views

Showing ''Pages'' column for all subfolder in Windows Explorer

I have a folder that include many subfolders that contain PDF files. How can I config Windows Explorer that show Pages column (or any other column) for all subfolders?
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votes
1answer
98 views

Print HTML poster format as PDF

I´ve created a scientific poster using HTML and CSS. The dimensions are 90cm x 120cm. The result is great, but I´m having some difficulties printing this poster as PDF. I´m trying to print two PDF ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Adobe Reader not loading form content

We have an FDL file which is used to offer an online application possibility. The FDL is filled out and sent to a mailbox. When I open the received file, Adobe Reader starts, loads the document in ...
2
votes
0answers
242 views

Solution to archive and search PDF files on a NAS

In my company we have a lot of customer information saved in .pdf files which are stored on a QNAP NAS. I want to be able to do a quick search for information inside the .pdf, like Contract Numbers ...
4
votes
2answers
4k views

How can I take a screenshot of a complete PDF file?

I want to take a screenshot of a PDF file that has three pages. How could I combine the three pages into one single screenshot?
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5answers
2k views

Pdf Password Protection

I am trying to password protect a large pdf collection, with one password per PDF file. I want to set a random and unique password for each PDF, and keep track of them as they are set. I am looking ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

How to maintain original figure numbers in pdf document saved from Word 2007 file?

I have a Word 2007 document in which the Figure numbers and List of Figures are listed exactly as I want. I generate a pdf (Adobe Reader X, Version 10.1.2) from Word 2007 document using the save as ...
0
votes
3answers
2k views

Find and replace text in a PDF

I have a file that I want to remove all dollar signs ($) from a PDF (ex: find $ and replace with );How do I do this? I can't seem to find/don't think there is a Find & Replace dialog box ...
15
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4answers
13k views

How to search inside PDFs with Windows Search?

I'd like to use Windows Search for searching through multiple PDFs in one go, but I see that in the Indexing Options' Advanced Options screen, PDF files don't have a registered IFilter: What is an ...
2
votes
1answer
395 views

Can I set a printer as default for a specific page size?

Simple problem, but I was not able to find a solution on my own... All day long I am printing either 8.5" x 11" PDF reports or 3" x 4" PDF labels. If the PDF page size is 8.5" x 11" I'd like the ...