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  1. 5 votes

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    3 comments  ·  Printing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    Need Info  ·  rite responded

    Hi Tsutomu,

    Sorry for the inconvenience. Please share a PDF document which you are using to rite@adobe.com

    Please also mention your Acrobat version.

    regards,
    Ritesh

  2. Tray switching - mixed size originals - Mac OS Sierra 10.12.5 Brother HL-L6200dw

    According to the documentation provided by Adobe and Brother the printer should be able to switch trays and print the image on the correct size paper. The tray switching works but despite numerous hours on the phone with Apple and Brother the document prints as if it's on letter when it should be on legal. I've followed the directions provided by Adobe but the documents do not print correctly,

    1 vote

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    1 comment  ·  Printing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    Need Info  ·  rite responded

    Hi,

    Are you facing this issue with the current version of Acrobat?

    Thanks
    Ritesh

  3. Installing a new printer while Acrobat or Reader is open and then trying to print to it sends it to the wrong printer

    After installing a printer while Adobe Acrobat and/or Reader is already open and has a PDF open, attempting to print to it prints to a different printer, even though the new printer appears in the list. Acrobat/Reader must be closed and reopened in order to print to the new printer.

    Steps to reproduce:
    1) Open Acrobat or Reader.
    2) Open a PDF
    3) Install a new printer
    4) Attempt to print the PDF to the newly installed printer (it appears in the list of printers)
    5) The PDF prints to a different printer.

    Environment: Windows 7 64-bit. Acrobat version 11…

    1 vote

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    0 comments  ·  Printing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. let me view and print from my paid CREATIVE CLOUD account

    Does this need explaining? we pay for ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR to create our PDFs then we have to by-pass CREATIVE CLOUD storage and save them in Dropbox in order for DC/Adobe reader to see them and print them. Seems like a very "Microsoft" way to do things. Very stupid. Add CC as a cloud location.

    5 votes

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    Under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Printing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. Distiller’s font handling genrates errors not honoured by ‘stopped’

    Distiller XI Pro 11.0.20 (28/03/2017), and many previous versions, crash “… /Font resourceforall”. Try the following code:

    %!PS
    (*) {
    /FontName exch def FontName = {FontName cvn 48 selectfont} stopped pop
    } 65535 string /Font resourceforall

    crashes with:

    %%[ Error: invalidaccess; OffendingCommand: def ]%%

    without the “{…} stopped” construct it crashes with:

    NanumPen
    %%[ Error: invalidfont; OffendingCommand: findfont; ErrorInfo: CharOffsets –
    and some non-ASCII characters.

    This problem started in about 2013, after an ‘upgrade’ to the Mac OS somehow altered something about fonts. Please could Distiller’s font handling be improved, even if only to honour ‘stopped’.

    (There are about 2½k…

    2 votes

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  6. Distiller: moveto the currentpoint results in a continuation of current sub-path, not a new sub-path

    In Distiller XI Pro 11.0.20 (28.03.2017), distill the following:

    %!PS
    /StrokeCode {1 setlinejoin gsave 0 setlinecap 24 setlinewidth 0 setgray stroke grestore 1 setlinecap 9.6 setlinewidth 1 setgray stroke} def
    144 72 moveto 144 144 2 copy 72 144 curveto
    72 144 moveto 144 144 2 copy 144 72 curveto
    StrokeCode
    showpage

    The moveto should start a new sub-path; display of that point should be determined by setlinecap not by setlinejoin. Alas, Distiller causes it to be determined by setlinejoin.

    Also reported at
    https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/comp.lang.postscript/amUp28S-JFM

    1 vote

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    2 comments  ·  Printing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    Under review  ·  mrraj@adobe.com responded

    Thanks for bringing this issue to our notice. we have logged bug in our database for the issue.

    Thanks,
    Mridula

  7. Print more than 999 copies

    We should be able to print more than 999 copies theses days. This is really a pain. All other product we use here at my company allow to print more than that. I know i can change the values with my Fiery's interface after printing, said 1 copy, but this is a two steps ways and it is less efficient...

    14 votes

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    Under review  ·  9 comments  ·  Printing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. Replace the word emit with omit.

    In advanced printer settings, when selecting a color to exclude from printing (tiny printer icons next to cyan, magenta, yellow, and black color blocks), please change the word emit with omit. Very different meanings.

    1 vote

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    0 comments  ·  Printing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    Under review  ·  pooja . responded

    Hi,

    Thanks for your valuable feedback. We have forwarded this to engineering team.

    Best Regards!

  9. File not viewing correctly in Acrobat XI

    When opening certain pdf files, the screen preview is not correct. The background "disappears". Sometimes though, the background will still print but sometimes it does not. I am on Mac in system Sierra and have tried these files on multiple computers including a pc, with extensions off etc. and always that same result. What I see is not what I get. If I place the pdf file in InDesign it will preview correctly and also export correctly so something InDesign does corrects the problem. I am attaching a file to demonstrate the issue.

    2 votes

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    Under review  ·  2 comments  ·  Printing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  10. Distiller: charpath … clip … stroke does not honour clip

    Distiller XI Pro 11.0.20 (28/03/2017) does not honour the ‘clip’ in the following:

    %!PS

    1 setlinejoin 1 setlinecap [] 0 setdash newpath
    gsave

    /TimesNewRomanPS-BoldMT 96 selectfont 50 500 moveto (F70) true
    charpath

    clip % leaving the F70 outline as the current path

    24 -4 1.99
    {
    dup 2 sub exch
    setlinewidth 1 setgray gsave stroke grestore
    setlinewidth 0 setgray gsave stroke grestore
    } for
    grestore

    showpage

    Also documented at
    https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/comp.lang.postscript/ewwOV_qN4JQ
    (yes, a whole ago — but still broken).

    1 vote

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    Under review  ·  mrraj@adobe.com responded

    Thanks for bringing this issue to our notice. we have logged bug in our database for the same and will be prioritized based on other work items.

    Thanks,
    Mridula

  11. Use printer default setting for double-sided printing

    Currently Adobe Acrobat DC does not recognise if the default printer setting on my mac has been set to duplex. There is a work around. By pressing the printer button and selecting 'duplex' from the print dialogue box that is revealed, pdfs can be printed double sided (DC warns against doing this by the way). The trouble is that it is easy to forget to follow this process, particularly when I am in a hurry, with the result that pdfs, in my case often 20 or 30 pages documents, are printed single sided. This wastes paper, is environmentally unfriendly and…

    8 votes

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    Planned  ·  8 comments  ·  Printing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  12. Printing Bookmarks

    Please create an option to print bookmarks either separately or together with the PDF.

    11 votes

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    Under review  ·  6 comments  ·  Printing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. Press Quality Preset - Default PDF v1.7 needed

    I am a Prepress tech using an APPE workflow, the most current release. I have been seeing problems, since my upgrade and the advent of the CC, with PDF 1.4 being submitted for print. Mostly transparency problems. I have people modify their Adobe Press Quality PDF Preset to PDF 1.7, from InDesign. It helps greatly. Also makes me feel more confident in the soft proofing process, as v1.7 passes my EnFocus and RIP preflights better than lesser PDF versions. And I know this is an InDesign PDF export setting problem, but it is a Distiller preset, available within Indy. Can…

    3 votes

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    Under review  ·  mrraj@adobe.com responded

    Thanks for your valuable feedback. We have taken your feature request which will be prioritized based on other work items.

    Thanks,
    Mridula

  14. Add the Ability for Adobe PDF printer to print via Autodesk's Revit. The only alternatives are prohibitively expensive.

    Can you please fix the bugs in the PDF printer plugin that works with Autodesk's Revit. The program is very inconsistent and sometime just stall entirely. This would be very helpful to many users of Revit.

    5 votes

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