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  1. BUG: Combine files into single PDF does not work

    Acrobat Pro DC 2017, Mac running Sierra 10.12.6. Starting with three single-page PDFs created out of Illustrator. Create>Combine files into single PDF, Add open files creates a single page file of the second file added, ignoring the additional two files. If I do not have the files open and use Create>Combine files and navigate to the files in the Finder, nothing happens at all. No error messages, no crash. As always, these commands work fine in Acrobat Pro XI.

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  2. Missing file opens at Computer Startup

    When starting my computer Acrobat DC Pro opens looking for a missing file.

    1 vote

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  3. BUG: Date field in Word not converting to PDF correctly.

    I created a date field, called VersionDate, as a Custom Document Property in Word. The field is displayed in the document footer. When I converted the document to PDF, the date changes from July 25, 2017 to July 24, 2017. I tried converting from Word plugin, Acrobat DC, and the Adobe PDF Services website, and each one sets the date back one day, but the Microsoft plugin also changes the format (from July 25, 2017 to 7/24/2017 (especially annoying since Australia does not use the U.S. date format).

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    2 comments  ·  Creating PDFs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi Gabreille,

    If you open your Word document and go to Print Preview mode (Word→Print, select any printer and check the preview), you can see that the date changes to one day back. Adobe Acrobat has not come into picture till this point. It is the custom date field that is behaving incorrectly in Word.

    Thanks,
    -amboo

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  5. what is the shortcut for undo comment ..

    I Doing PDF editing at the time i need some undo process. so what is the shortcut for undo comment..

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  6. Easy edit of toolbar

    I can't see/figure out how to add the "sign pdf" icon into the main toolbar. Frustrating to click 3-4 times to just get that "tool" to show up.

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  7. Bug: missing font styles in Acrobat DC for Mac

    When editing a PDF, I can't select some font styles (e.g. "Futura Condensed" is not available in dropdown).
    There was no problem with Acrobat XI.

    Adobe Acrobat DC (2017.009.20044 / French language)
    macOS Sierra 10.12.5

    2 votes

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  8. Why Do I Have to Buy Adobe Acrobat Pro DC?

    I am running Windows 10 and the Adobe Acrobat Pro DC was installed on my machine as an Update by Microsoft. I uninstalled it in error. Regardless, why would I have to buy Pro after the 7 day trial, when it was installed Free by Microsoft as part of Windows 10 update?

    2 votes

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  9. Remove extra spacing and lock icon from annotations (Comments) pane

    In Adobe Acrobat DC Comments, the Lock icon adds unnecessary space to the already inefficient spacing (even without the lock, for some reason a lot of extra spacing was added). Is there a way to compress the spacing and/or remove the lock icon, which was never shown in previous versions of Acrobat? If not, the result of our company switching to acrobat DC is a reduction in productivity.

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  10. Collaborate Feature not available in Document Cloud Files

    Collaborate Feature not available in Document Cloud Files, it is available in Creative Cloud files. Please include this option

    Also there are no Shared PDF option, where in we can store a PDF on cloud and have a team to work on it. Just like in Foxit Or Sharepoint

    5 votes

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

    Thanks for reaching out to us. For supporting collaborative viewing of PDF, Acrobat has come up with Send for Review option via the share button where the PDF is stored on the cloud and the team can add comments which will be visible to other users also with whom the file is shared.

  11. Page/Bookmark Panes

    Option to keep page and bookmark navigation panes open. I use them everyday. Every single time I open/create a new pdf, I have to open panes. Haven't found a way to keep them open if it exists.

    4 votes

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  12. slider

    Before upgrading Adobe Acrobat XI Pro I had a scroll bar on the right side of the File (Adobe old.jpg) screen. After update it disappears (Adobe file new.jpg) or is in the form (Adobe new1.jpg).

    1 vote

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  13. Add a '100% zoom' button on the main taskbar

    Pretty self-explanatory. I work with a huge amount of documents and find myself selecting the 100% zoom a lot, which makes it easy to read the document. A quick button to allow this view would make life much easier.

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  14. cannot open after change to win10

    cannot open after change to win10

    2 votes

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  15. 00 days left for trial for AdobeAcrobatProDC I admitted to today?

    I am offered to try Adobe Acrobat Pro DC for 7 days. When I click the try-it-free button in the Adobe letter sent to me, then accept an installation, I find that I have no days left to try! See pictures.
    What is this??

    2 votes

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  16. "Edit any PDF"

    Please stop sending out emails that say it is quick and easy to edit a PDF without qualifying what is possible and what the consequences are. I have several clients who now think it is possible to edit PDFs, but the reality is that it is NOT possible to do so professionally.

    The end result of clients editing PDFs is that version control is lost from the original files that generated the PDF, artwork needs to be recreated to match the edited PDF and because there appears to be no way of tracking what the client has changed, the clients…

    3 votes

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  17. Export to PDF with no Dialogue Box from Automated Process

    I need a way to create a PDF using an automated process that does not cause a popup window to appear. If there were a way to set the file location and file name without the dialogue box it would be very valuable to us.

    There is an application called Bullzip that provides this functionality and charges a great deal of money to provide it.

    I am attempting to use an application called Bartender to produce label images that I want saved to a file location as a pdf. The only way that I have seen it done is with…

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  18. I am using Adobe Acrobat Pro XI in Windows 10. The software always stall and stop working

    I have using a registered Adobe Acrobat Pro XI. Lately I have upgraded by operating system to Windows 10. The registered Adobe Acrobat Pro XI always stop working and reported error.

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  19. How do I turn OFF the side tool bar?

    What more do You need to know? How do I turn OFF the side (right side) tool bar?

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  20. Allow the Creation of Multiple Highlight Pin Icons to Set for Different Colors

    Using CTL-E to set the Default Pin Color for the Highlight Icon is slow and requires several steps. Please allow for the creation of multiple highlight pin icons that a user can just select the required Color Highlight Icon for a one-set quick change of color.

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