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  1. Stack crash when using Advanced Search on Windows 7

    When using Edit | Advanced Search… on Windows 7, Acrobat Professional DC consistently crashes with the following report:

    Problem signature:
    Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
    Application Name: Acrobat.exe
    Application Version: 15.16.20039.54196
    Application Timestamp: 5728a758
    Fault Module Name: StackHash_f1a3
    Fault Module Version: 6.1.7601.24094
    Fault Module Timestamp: 5abedfcd
    Exception Code: c0000374
    Exception Offset: 000ce9fb
    OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.256.48
    Locale ID: 3081
    Additional Information 1: f1a3
    Additional Information 2: f1a37b16ca1208762a0b8aa6cab1b014
    Additional Information 3: 491b
    Additional Information 4: 491bf36471b9991aef7b9c9cc09ecca7

    1 vote

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    2 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi,

    Sorry to hear that you’re facing while using Find tool.
    In order to reproduce the issue in-house, can you please provide the following details :

    1. Please tell us the version of your Acrobat/Reader.
    2. Could you please share the workflow that you’re trying to perform using the Find tool?
    3. It will be great if you could share the crash dump with us.

    How to create crash logs on Windows environment?
    1. Retry the scenario where Acrobat crashes
    2. Do not close the pop-up when Acrobat crash
    3. Open Task manager
    4. Right-click on “Acrobat.exe *32” process and select ‘Create Dump file’
    5. It will create a log file in the temp folder. (Path will be displayed on pop-up comes when logs created). You can also check this under
    - Open Run process (Win+R)
    - Type temp
    - Logs file will be available here with name “Acrobat.DMP

  2. Windows Acrobat XI save as problem

    In Acrobat XI on Windows I save as the file to create another same file. But the text in the creating file has been modified.
    Steps to eproduce:
    1. Open the Demo File.pdf and click "Save As" in File tab.
    2. Give a name and save it somewhere.
    3. Reopen the new file you will easily find it is not the same as Demo File.pdf

    3 votes

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  3. Crash when compressing PDF

    XI Pro crashes when you try to save as compressed PDF

    2 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Sorry for the inconvenience caused to you. Kindly share with us your machine details and Acrobat version.
    Also are you facing this issue with a particular document.

    or this is a generic issue.
    Also can you please share with us some sample files

  4. Bug: Save as not working: "The File may be read-only, or another user may have it open.

    Unable to "save-as," export, or e-sign a PDF document.

    Error message when trying to export as another PDF file type, or as another PDF with normal "save as":

    "The File may be read-only, or another user may have it open. Please save the document with a different name or in a different folder."

    I am using Acrobat 9 Pro on a Mac OS Sierra 10.12.6.

    5 votes

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  5. Can't open previously created portfolio files

    Portfolio file created in prior Adobe Acrobat Pro DC version. Upgraded version: 2018.009.20044.

    2 votes

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    Need Info  ·  mrraj@adobe.com responded

    Hi Rochelle,

    Are you still facing the issue? If yes, please share information asked earlier.

    Thanks,

  6. Pages flickering

    When viewing pages, they often flicker, as if they are redrawn infinitely.

    4 votes

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  7. Acrobat DC is so horrible that I will toss it for a pirate copy

    It is dead slow! I have an 64bit Windows 10 laptop and it takes almost two minutes to exit it! I will toss it for a pirate copy without cloud options.
    It sucks big time.

    2 votes

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  8. it keeps crashing on my mac and its the newest version of Acrobat Pro

    whenever I add rich media to a PDF, Acrobat Pro DC keeps crashing making it useless. and annoying as I just bought it so it's the latest version.I have a 2016b mac book air. help!

    2 votes

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    3 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Apologies for the trouble, can you provide some sample rich media PDFs with which you are facing this.

  9. DC PRO constantly crashes

    DC Pro is totally unreliable, whether creating a pdf, trying to access a pdf or saving the program displays "DC Pro not responding. Happens very frequently making the program useless. Have worked with support 3 times no resolve. Occurs on both my WIN10 and WIN7 computers, never had a problem with ver 7 through 10. Pay lots for DC team but will have to look for another vendor.

    6 votes

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  10. PDF won't open from Windows Explorer after a different PDF is opened from inside Madcap Flare

    I'm using Adobe Acrobat DC and MadCap Flare 2018 r2 on a Windows 10 operating system.

    Steps to reproduce:

    1. Build a PDF in Flare.
    2. Open the PDF from inside Flare.
    3. Double-click on a different PDF in Windows Explorer.

    Expected result: Second PDF opens.
    Actual result: Second PDF does not open. The error message that shows up sometime later says: Acrobat failed to connect to a DDE server.

    MadCap support has been unable to resolve the issue.

    1 vote

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    0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    I am sorry for the inconvenience you are facing.
    Can you share with us the acrobat version you are using

  11. 1 vote

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    0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    I am sorry for the inconvenience you are facing.
    Can you please details the issue you are facing.
    Can you share with us the acrobat version and the operating system you are using
    also can you share with us some sample PDFs with which you are facing this issue.

  12. Acrobat DC crashes, then toolbar reverts back to default.

    I mostly use the Edit or Prepare Form tools. While I'm updating my document, Acrobat crashes at random times. There is nothing consistent, it just seems to be more finicky after the most recent update. After it crashes, I reopen it and the customized toolbar on the right has reverted back to the default tools. This is very inconvenient and happens several times a day while editing or preparing a document. Is this a known issue and is there a fix for this?

    1 vote

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    0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    I am sorry for the inconvenience you are facing.
    Can you share with us the acrobat version and the operating system you are using
    Can you share with us some sample PDFs with which you are facing this issue.

  13. Bug Report: Version 2019.008.20074, Win 7...Does not save to desired location

    When I first open Acrobat the first time I try to do a SAVE AS to a different location...the document is not saved to the target location. Second time I tray it, document IS saved to target location.

    1 vote

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    0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    I am sorry for the inconvenience you are facing.
    We are not able to reproduce this issue at our end.
    Can you share with us some sample PDFs with which you are facing this issue.

  14. I spent 30 minutes redacting a document, removing metadata, and when I hit save---poof! it disappeared. I could quit.

    Document disappeared completely. The most bizarre disappearance of a 30 minute project EVER.

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    0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Acrobat has inbuilt mechanism for Auto-save to recover files in case of a crash.
    Requesting you to please let us know if you have received the prompt to recover your file on relaunch.

    The default time settings of Auto save are present & modifiable at-
    Preferences-Documents Section→
    Save settings.

  15. Properties disabled

    What is the point of having a PROPERTIES button when it is grayed out and cannot be used?

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  16. when i open pdfs, my quicktools are often missing. after a restart or even just when opened in a new window. very frustrating.

    when i open pdfs, my quicktools are often missing. after a restart or even just when opened in a new window. very frustrating.

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    Sorry for the inconvenience caused to you.
    Kindly share with us your machine details and Acrobat version.
    Also please provide us some sample files on which you are facing this issue

  17. 1 vote

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    Sorry for the inconvenience caused to you.
    Kindly share with us your machine details and Acrobat version.
    Also please provide us some sample files and a screenshot of the exact error

  19. I use hyperlinking a lot (in DC too). It works well for me, but often Adobe Acrobat DC stops working - freezes.

    I use hyperlinking a lot (in DC too). It works well for me, but often Adobe Acrobat DC stops working - freezes, and I need to restart the programme

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    Sorry for the inconvenience caused to you.
    Kindly share with us your machine details and Acrobat version.
    Also please provide us some sample files on which you are facing this issue

  20. Stop refreshing the page thumbnails

    When I have the Page Thumbnails sidebar open and I switch between different open PDFs Acrobat refreshes the whole thing, including all the pages which can be slow and locks-up the whole UI. Why can't it cache the thumbnails when I switch between documents? It becomes very painful if I have a long PDF with 100+ pages in.

    1 vote

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