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  1. eliminate DC function from DC.

    remove the DC function from acrobat DC so users cannot access cloud files. this is a grave security risk. the feature has to an option at installation time so a user cannot switch it on.

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  3. Selectively Flatten Watermarks

    When adding a watermark to a .pdf file in Acrobat 10, such as "For Draft Review", it would be nice to prevent another Acrobat user from removing the watermark while retaining the ability to still have operable links, such as the Table of Contents or figure references.

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  4. Bug - Acrobat Pro X for Windows crashes and stops working every few weeks

    Once every few weeks Acrobat Pro X, which I install as part of CS6 for Windows, crashes and stops working. It crashes when I try to open random files. After that it stops working and I need to reinstall it. It happened on two different computers, one running Windows 7 and one Windows 10.

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  5. signature appearance

    Since last update of Adobe Acrobat Std/Pro, our engineers are not able to sign drawings cause now a predifined rectangle appears which is way too large. People have to sign at the right side of the drawings (DIN A0) with a very small rectangle. You have now to place the new predefined rectangle where top left corner have to fit with top left corner of drawing field. Therefor, you have to zoom out the document to be able to place the rectangle. That way, it's hard to see if you sign the right field at the drawing. Signing hundreds of…

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  6. When I opened Acrobat DC a few minutes ago, a popup about integration with Microsoft Office hijacked the app for several seconds

    Steps to reproduce:
    Opened Acrobat DC --- a popup about integration with Microsoft Office appeared.

    Environment: MacOS 10.11.6, Acrobat DC 2017.009.20044

    Expected result:
    I should be given immediate access to the Close button or the Continue button.

    Observed result:
    The popup hijacked the app, with a spinning beachball cursor, for several seconds - at least 10 seconds. This is not the only performance issue I've seen - I've reported others that still aren't fixed. It all ads up.

    2 votes

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  7. Detailed step-by-setp instructions to create complex forms

    There are many basic youtube videos on creating forms. I need to know how to create complex forms with equation, reference fields and so on. What i learned from what is available out there is not adequate and doesn't work all the time. So better instructions are needed. You sell a product but must also provide good instructions on how to use it well. If there isn't any internal resource, please contract 3-party to do so. i have spent so much time on it and am still fumbling around. Very unproductive with my time.

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    Resolved  ·  Bhavna Negi responded

    Helpx Page provided. Can revisit if we have further info on the request.

  8. I downloaded the DC Pro update and it said that if I opened the download it would damage my computer. Why am I downloading your updates?

    Why does it say the update could damage my computer. I am sick of seeing update notifications and then after downloading the update it says this could damage my computer. Get your act together and stop doing this to your customers.

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  9. 3 votes

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  10. I wish pro had a feature to allow you to insert a blank page.

    It would be nice if there was an "insert blank page" option that could identify the page properties of the document you're working in and insert a blank page with the same properties as the rest of the document.

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  11. Acrobat crashing in Sierra 10.12.4

    Freezing on opening a PDF. Force quit is not working. Cannot restart or shut down computer.

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  12. Ability to rotate image on screed

    In earlier versions, you could rotate the image of the page Clockwise or Counterwise.

    Please bring back this functionality in DC

    thank yo.

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  13. Highlight properties multiple Colours

    Would it be possible to make a small enhancement under highlight properties.

    Can development add addition default colours to allow for quick selection.

    When I study I highlight my documents and use an array of colour to keep concepts together.

    It detracts from the process having drill down separately adjust opacity and colour.

    10 votes

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  15. Inability to unsubscribe

    My idea is an automated system to stop overcharging and continuing monthly billing when a customer uninstalls Acrobat Pro from their Creative Cloud. Although I don't have it Acrobat Pro installed on any system I continue to be charged. As a loyal customer I would love to see this work properly so that I don't need to waste my time hunting for the money that is being removed from my account.

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  16. Please make it easier to change fonts and colours of text+highlights

    On the Apple version of adobe: it is very tedious and takes time+ lots of clicking to change the colour of highlights. and its even HARDER to change the fonts, colours of text in the textbox option.

    As a student who primarily notetakes on PDF its really a setbck when taking lecture notes for a high intensity lecture.

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  17. Why doesn't my email signature get used when sending PDF files via Adobe directly

    Why doesn't my email signature get used when sending PDF files via Adobe directly

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  18. cannot unsecure a protected pdf

    1. Open a protected document with the correct password.
    2. Try to unsecure the document in "Document Properties" -> "Security", choose "no security"
    3. A pop-up asking password shows up, Enter the same correct password as used to open the document.
    4. "The password is incorrect". Cannot unsecure the document.

    OS X Yosemite 10.10.5

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    Resolved  ·  cdas responded

    The issue is resolved for the user

  19. Acrobat create pdf feature in PowerPoint for Mac

    When creating a pdf from a powerpoint presentation which contains web hyperlinks, the links do not work when the pdf is created.
    Please can you fix this bug - it works on PC but on Mac.

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    Hi

    You can achieve this by converting the PowerPoint presentation from Acrobat via Tools > Create PDF workflow.
    Please ensure that checkbox to Use Acrobat Cloud service is checked while selecting the file.

    Thanks
    Tanvi

  20. Bug report: Acrobat.exe - Einsprungpunkt nicht gefunden

    Hi, when I open Acrobat pro DC I get an constant error message. see the attached file.

    I already repaired the installation but with no success. what can I do?

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