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  1. Program Closes Adobe Acrobat DC has stopped working

    I will be in the middle of a project and this comes up...

    Adobe Acrobat DC has stopped working

    A problem caused the program to stop working correctly. Windows will close the program and notify you if a solution is available. If this happens, I am going to stop paying a monthly fee and discontinue services. HELP

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

    Sorry for the inconvenience caused to you. Kindly share with us specific details of the issue you are facing

  2. Text Box (not font) is black

    When I click on a field to populate, the text box becomes black. Therefore I cannot see what I type in the field. How do I change this?! I need to complete a document as soon as possible, and this issue is holding me up. Thanks.

    I have Adobe Acrobat DC

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    1 comment  ·  PDF Forms  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thank you for reporting the issue. We regret you facing inconvenience.

    Can you please try delete the existing field and create a new one? Do you still face the issue?

    Please share the version of acrobat you are using. You can do so using the link -https://helpx.adobe.com/acrobat/kb/identify-product-version.html

    And also share the test PDF file using https://forums.adobe.com/docs/DOC-7161 for us to investigate further.

    -Bhavna

  3. Export to Word/Excel

    I get a blank pop-up when trying to export a pdf to word excel.

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    0 comments  ·  Exporting PDFs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi Bobbie,

    Could you please elaborate what issue you are facing ?
    For better clarity, please include : Problem statement, reproducible steps, OS platform, Acrobat build# that you are using. You can also share a video and screenshot with us to give better insights of the issue.

    Regards,
    Adobe Acrobat Team

  4. Need to be able to add in electronic signature the document is not "edible" !

    Need a area after signature to add in electronic signatures.

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    0 comments  ·  Security & Digital signatures  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi,

    Could you please explain your issue in a bit more detail and how it affects the Fill and sign application?

    Regards,
    Sandeep

  5. Bug:problem displaying the attached pdf file

    We have a problem displaying the attached pdf file.

    When opeing the file, the error message shows up and it's unreadable.

    "cannot find or create the font 'MS Mincho'.
    Some characters may not display or print correctly"

    Our setting:

    Protected pdf using owner password
    Fonts are not embedded
    *When we opened encrypted binary registry(CIDSystemInfo Dictionaries),
    the registry shown starts with 'FEFF' in Hex, otherwise registry
    is decryped correctly.

    *NG Versions


    1. Windows 7 Pro (64bit)
      Adobe Acrobat Reader DC
      2018.011.20038


    2. Windows10 Pro ver. 1703 (64bit)
      Adobe Acrobat Reader DC
      2018.011.20038


    3. Windows 10 Pro ver. 1703 (64bit)
      Adobe Acrobat DC
      2018.011.20036


    *OK…

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    1 comment  ·  Security & Digital signatures  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi Takuya,

    I can’t find any attachments, can you please re-attach the PDF with which you are facing this issue.

    Thanks
    -Pratyush

  6. Crash on deleting pages from document in portfolio

    Acrobat frequently crashes on trying to delete pages from a document that is part of a Portfolio.
    Mac 10.13.3
    Submitted crash report.

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    0 comments  ·  Page Operations  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    Need Info  ·  mrraj@adobe.com responded

    Thanks for reporting the issue.
    As the issue is not reproducible in-house, please provide below information:
    1.Request you to share the Acrobat version you are using.
    2.Elaborate step you follow which causes Acrobat to crash.

    Thanks,

  7. Comment Arrow

    The arrow in the comment section will not change color... It seems to be locked, but when i click on Properties the Locked box is uncheck. The only way to change the color is to make it a default, every time.

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    Need Info  ·  1 comment  ·  Commenting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. Merge Data Files Into Spreadsheet

    Merge Data Files Into Spreadsheet

    In previous versions I can see "Merge Data Files Into Spreadsheet" option, but in DC Pro in Prepare Form I don't have or can't see that option.

    2 votes
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    Need Info  ·  1 comment  ·  PDF Forms  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  9. Make Form Conversions easier .

    Make Form Conversions more intuitive and accurate. The cursor still jumps around and seldom allows me to position it where I want to type.

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    0 comments  ·  PDF Forms  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thank you for your suggestion. We shall need more information on how does the “cursor jump around” and what workflow of “Form Conversions” are you using.

    Is it converting MSWord to Acroform or via scanning.?
    Please share more details

    -Bhavna

  10. Problems faced while using Dc pro.

    Sir I am using Adobe acrobat Dc pro version and I have been able to just export three pdf files to word files and it is not working .

    2 votes
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    1 comment  ·  Exporting PDFs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hello Vishal,

    We apologize for the issue you faced.
    Could you please help me with the following information to get clarity on the workflow:

    → The Acrobat dot version you are using
    → The OS platform you are on
    → A screenshot of the message that you are getting

    Thanks for your patience and continued support to Acrobat.

    Regards,
    Adobe Acrobat Team

  11. Virtual Printer for Mac - So you can print customised page sizes A1 A2 etc from all software

    Virtual Printer for Mac
    So you can print customised page sizes A1 A2 etc from all software
    Used to be a feature but has been removed.
    is still a feature on PC.
    Other apps are available such as PDF Printer from the App Store that do this.

    Need to either have Adobe PDF appear as a printer, or be able to adjust settings under the create pdf button, before it creates the pdf.

    currently you can only create a pdf that matches the same size as the document. so you can't print an A4 document onto an A3, A2, A1…

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    0 comments  ·  Printing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  12. acrobat a big load of ****

    out of a sudden acrobat started crashing whenever I edit a pdf for text, or try to edit any image as a bitmap or anything, simply clicking the edit button crashes it, I tryig fixing the installation, reinstalling everyhing, the same **** goes on over and over again.

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  13. Acrobat Reader

    Installer Initialization failure. Tried every method, no success.

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  14. Digital signature is too complex for the average Joe, i.e. me

    You need to make this easier and less quirky. I'm using a mac and have downloaded acrobat pro for windows and mac. It's taken me ages and youtube videos to create a digital signature and on a blank pdf I can add it. But when sent a pdf that already contains digital signatures it won't let me sign. In the end I used Mac Preview. This obliterated the original signatures but at least I could sign and send it back for resignature by others. The whole exercise is very unpleasant and very very annoying.

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    Need Info  ·  1 comment  ·  Security & Digital signatures  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. BUG - "Printing" web page into a PDF and getting a PDF with 1/3 of the page cut off

    2) Steps to reproduce the problem:

    Being logged into the business account of OfficeDepot.com for the company I work for, and needing to create a PDF of a shopping list of one of my coworkers I will start by:

    a) Either right clicking on the web page or clicking on the 3 vertical dots in the top right corner of the Chrome web browser.
    b) I then locate and click on the "print" option.
    c) When the print window comes up, I change it from a physical printer to Adobe PDF to "print" (create) a PDF of the web page…

    3 votes
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  16. Flip (i.e. 180º) page rotation

    Please add a Flip (i.e. 180º) page rotation icon to page thumbnails pane and as a menu command

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    0 comments  ·  Page Operations  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    Need Info  ·  Bilal Ansari responded

    Did you try the existing Rotate functionality? Right click on the page thumbnail and select Rotate Pages. From the dropdown, select 180 degrees and Press OK.
    Let us know if that works.

  17. Locks up

    I'm 2 hours into filling a form and it decides to lock up+#*#.
    Don't know what to do but if I loose my info I will quit paying for Acrobat!

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    Need Info  ·  2 comments  ·  PDF Forms  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  18. More direct 'Submit' button

    I have a pharma client that I've been working on a Sales Aid for. It was created in InDesign Interactive. At the end of this 8 page (or so) document, there's a simple form for people to request a patient starter kit. No signature is required. We would like to have people submit the form directly to my client, but in Acrobat Pro, the form goes to the end user's email address and they need to forward the form on to my client. This is a 2-step process and not ideal at all for user experience. Client wants the form…

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  19. Create a feature in Acrobat that will allow edits in PDFs made by other applications

    Create a feature in Acrobat that will allow edits in PDFs made by other applications (e.g. illustrator).

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  20. extracting pages using key strokes

    I used to extract multiple pages from large documents using key strokes and it was much quicker than current method. Back to square 1.

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