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  1. Cannot open two pdf files at one (when I do it crashes)

    If I have one PDF open and try and open a second, the software crashes. I have to go into windows task list - end task (on Adobe) and start again. Is it just me it does this for?

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  2. SERIOUS PROBLEM NEWEST INDESIGN AND OLDER PDF FILE

    I received a PDF file, to be placed in a magazine, with text on a transparent part of the PDF.
    When I place the PDF file in an Indesign document the text on the transparent part is not visible.
    In an older version of Indesign, CC 2019 there is no problem.

    After a chat session of a day with Adobe we find the problem, it’s the version of PDF.
    A PDF file made in version 1.3 of Acrobat distiller. When I converse it to version 1.6 the problem is solved.

    I think Indesign should support also older versions of PDF…

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  3. Batch encryption pop-up box for multiple files needs option: "do this for all files"

    When applying a security policy to multiple files, each file should not have to automatically open with a pop-up box "do you want to save changes to "filename"? When the question pops up for the first file, we need to have a little checkbox with the option to select: "do this for all files".
    It's extremely tedious when asked the same question over and over (120 times) for a batch of PDFs to which you've selected to apply a security policy.
    Also, there's a slight bug - the security policy is never applied to the final file.

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  4. Cant download PDF's from the internet

    When I download a PDF from the internet I get the following error.
    "There was an error opening this document. The file is already open or in use by another application"

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  5. Checkbox to flatten files before combining

    I used acrobat to create a fillable pdf. Now, when I receive them back, I want to be able to combine them into 1 pdf. When I do that, it overwrites all the fields with the info from the first file. Incredibly not helpful. If there was a box that I could check that would tell the program to flatten the files before they were combined, that would be helpful.

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  6. PDF Printer executable to be installable anywhere (CRM:00989000000047)

    Dear all,

    I have just talked with your support but unfortunately I didn't get the hoped reply.
    Anyway, as you may know we're experiencing a bad period around the world about Corona Virus and also for IT Technicians like me is not easy to manage all of the requests related to satisfy users in Agile Working from home, that the company require to us.
    One of the most challenging request to us is the one related to the paperless solution, combining existing systems with PDF solution in order to provide digital prints.

    In my case at the moment, I'm using…

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  7. When it works please leave it alone.

    Acrobat just updated and now I have no control over the creation of fields in forms as it constantly defaults to auto fill. What a mess and right on deadline! Please a simple button which turns this on or off, with the default to off as auto still only does half the job and now I find I can't over ride it...even in the preferences forms section...I am not a happy user!

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  8. Be able to link text fields so that text entered will wrap from one to the next

    When creating a form, allow text fields to be linked so when someone is filling out the form the text wraps into the next field instead of making the font size smaller.

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  9. Form entry removes leading zero on number fields

    Acrobat Pro DC 2020.006.20034, Entering a number in the Maryland application form for absentee ballot, a four digit field removes the leading 0. This leading 0 is necessary. I have fiddled with properties some but I will have to print the form and fill that in by hand.

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  10. Allow fields to me removed from tab order.

    This is useful when redundant fields such as pre-populated info from a previously entered field are used. I.e: " Enter Company Name" on a contract is entered and pre populated many times throughout all pages. When tabbing through, these redundant tabs are unnecessary.

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  11. Document Name should be unique to each file name

    I use this produce daily. Love split function - makes processing more efficient.
    The most recent update took away the feature to have more than 1 document open at a time. This has caused a tremendous slow down with processing.
    To get around this, I combine the pdfs, delete the bookmarks, create a new bookmark for each document, then use the split feature under organize pages. This is more work than it should be.
    Please fix this a.s.a.p.

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  12. Multiple emails for receiving Adobe Form Responses

    When distributing and tracking an adobe form through email: the ability to specify more than one email address to receive form responses. Currently only 1 email address can receive responses and it has to be the same email address as your Adobe ID.

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  13. Customizable Checkbox Shapes

    Would love the ability to upload a shape or image that could populate form checkboxes. For instance, we would like to have the checkbox use a key as the check.

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  14. DIV ELEMENT

    How Can I remove a blank space between two fields without created a DIV ELEMENT? I need to emove this space when dropdown list choice is: NAO

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  15. BUG: Form Fields Disappear, Can't Modify Name or Tooltip

    Fields become "ghost fields"; they still show up in the sidebar on the right and you can still open their properties. However, you cannot select the form field and type text in it. You also can't change the properties, like name and tooltip fields; when you try to, and click away from the field you just changed, they revert back with no notification. This happens every time I open this file in a different application, such as an Accessibility plug-in called CommonLook, and has happened with other files too. Fixing tags in the plug-in causes forms to break in Acrobat,…

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  16. BUG: "hidden" property of form field

    When creating a form field in an editable PDF, applying the "hidden" property for the field renders it uneditable, not invisible. I've created several forms, and just recently had this happen, and all of my other previously created forms that have hidden fields are now opening with visible fields.

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  17. Link to Specific doc page

    Previous versions of Acrobat were capable of linking to a specific page in another file (document). DC10 apparently does not have that capability.

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  18. Prepare Forms crashes Acrobat Pro

    Acrobat Pro DC Version 2020.006.20034
    Windows 10 Home Version 1909 Build 18363.592

    What else do you need to trouble shoot this?

    Thanks!

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  19. Customize file comparison colors

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    In old Adobe, it was possible to customize our legend colors when we compared forms. This allowed us to put more visible colors since we find that the current colors are very pale. Adobe is our main working tool and it would really help us to have this functionality, as in the past.

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  20. LiveCycle Interactive Forms Load Much Slower in Acrobat DC than Acrobat XI -- JavaScript Executes Slower

    LiveCycle Designer created interactive forms open significantly slower in Acrobat Pro DC on Windows than they did in Acrobat Pro XI on Windows. Forms that would take 5 - 10 seconds to load in Acrobat Pro XI, now take between 30 - 60 seconds to load in Acrobat Pro DC (2019.021.20061).

    Based on comparing performance of the identical scripts in both Acrobat XI and Acrobat DC, it appears that the JavaScript code in the initialize and calculate events are running 3 - 5x slower in Acrobat DC vs. Acrobat XI.

    What changed in Acrobat DC that is making JavaScript code…

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