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How to delete signature from a PDF

I have found a solution, which can let it do not display signature: click the Standards button on the left side, and click: Remove Preflight Audit Trail >> Open Preflight >> Verify ...
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How to fix/repair a corrupted PDF?

I have been boy and man handling computer data for 59 1/2 years and for the past 40 resolving lost data problems at various levels from dodgy switches and relays, torn paper tape and moth eaten cards,...
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How to delete signature from a PDF

Removed from that version via PDF hex editor (after working decompression) However it will be a "one off" exercise as based on human experience so not easy to program. Start with faulty ...
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Chrome suddenly automatically opens PDF files in Adobe Acrobat after download

There are 2 setting for such a feature. Clearly the first is in Chromes setting where after download (as all PDFs have to be run local) you ask it be redirected into a browser. Previously that could ...
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Installing Adobe Pro and Adobe Reader on the same machine

In the post How can I install Acrobat Pro and Reader on same device? one user did it this way: I was actually able to get around it by uninstalling Pro, downloading and installing Reader, then re-...
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Chrome suddenly automatically opens PDF files in Adobe Acrobat after download

Killing Adobe Collaboration Synchronizer in Task Manager seems to fix the issue. Not sure how to stop this from launching at startup -- it's not listed in the Startup tab in Task Manager.
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change language for pdf export in libreoffice calc

Turns out there was already an answer out there from 2013 which lead me on the right path but the solution was slightly different with my Libreoffice 7.0.4.2 : How to get page number in LibreOffice ...
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How to search inside PDFs with Windows Search?

I'm using W10 22H2 with the January 2024 updates, with Adobe Reader 23.008.20533 installed. Indexing file types show PDF and PDFXML are checked (enabled). I found I had to turn on "Index ...
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How export emojis in color from Word 2021 to PDF?

Sadly, I wasn't able to find a solution / fix on Office 2019 except from printing into PDF. The fix given by @Ryan is not working on Office 2019. The best solution I found was to use a more recent ...
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How do I remove the header & footer from a PDF?

Do 2 step: Convert pdf file to word. You can open Microsoft Office Words, then open pdf file by MS Words to convert file to word. Edit footer then save file as pdf again.
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How to extract image from PDF file

Some recent comparative observations based on common suggestions. A large number of images embedded in a PDF are manipulated on insert or extract. Except for DCT compressed images (which are normally ...
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Autohotkey: Can't get the name and path of a pdf file

If the program creates shortcuts of the opened files in the Recent Items folder you can try this: #NoEnv #SingleInstance force SetTitleMatchMode, 2 ; Get the path of the recent items folder RegRead, ...
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Windows 11 Edge cannot open PDFs that have spaces in filename

I eventually found the culprit to be MSEdgeRedirector and filed a report which was fixed very quickly https://github.com/rcmaehl/MSEdgeRedirect/issues/390
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Is there a macOS command line tool for converting eps or ps files to pdf?

Probably the easiest way to get the ps2pdf utility back in Sonoma and forward is by installing ghostscript via Homebrew brew install ghostscript Here's an example (create a PDF of the ls manpage) man ...
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How to remove documents stored on Evince's "home page"?

The post How do I clear Evince's "recent documents" list? has two answers: Remove the list of recent files from evince and other gnome applications: rm ~/.local/share/recently-used.xbel (I ...
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Is it possible to convert Word to PDF without screenshot quality loss?

For consistent quality output from Word to PDF, consider using online platforms like Systweak PDF editor (official website), ensuring you select high-quality settings and embedding fonts for ...
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PDF corrupt after opening and saving in raw text

PDF files are a list of objects and after the objects there is an xref table that has pointers to each object from start of file. You could edit text and keep exactly the same amount of characters ...
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Is it possible to recover files on NTFS after writing to the same directory?

An SSD works very different than an HDD, since it does some somewhat contradictory operations : Wear leveling attempts to write data in empty blocks, since this reduces the number of operations on ...
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Is it possible to recover files on NTFS after writing to the same directory?

In particular, I'm wondering the following: if I delete files and write new files on Desktop, does that automatically mean that the previous files will be overwritten by the new files? In other words, ...
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Is it possible to recover files on NTFS after writing to the same directory?

SSDs do not have a physical structure like a HDD. Also TRIM is normally enable to set out where new files should be written. This could include (not necessarily) where the files were that you deleted....
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Windows 11 Edge cannot open PDFs that have spaces in filename

I have observed this occurring with some applications when the registry has been manually modified to change the open with behavior of a file type and application. Whether you've manually manipulated ...
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MS OneNote on Mac: how to print landscape?

Unfortunately, it's not a simple "select landscape" solution, which I find ridiculous. However, you sort of "trick" it into landscape by: Widening the content area. Typically it ...
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Evince is not refreshing

On Linux, simply restarting evince may fix it. It sometimes stops auto-refreshing after the PDF (or the directory containing it) gets deleted and then restored.
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How to add a picture onto an existing pdf file?

I've recently (January 2024) reviewed the alternatives for PDF editing in Linux, and I'm happy to say that at last we have an effective user-friendly option: Xournal++, “a handwriting notetaking ...
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