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  1. Allow Item List resize in Dropdown Properties

    For legal and compliance reasons, my industry often requires large numbers of items (50+) to be available in our dropdown fields.

    These items often require review and/or quick corrections/edits, and it can be very frustrating to scan for the needed item in the list when the display box can only view 4 or 5 items at a time.

    It is also a frustration when the horizontal length of a field is longer than the box size.

    Allowing the box to be dragged at the corner to increase the x and y lengths would be a small but tremendously helpful ui…

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  2. Disable share popup

    Hello,

    If there could be an option to disable this from showing after saving, that would be very nice.

    Thank you.

    2 votes
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  3. The Calculate tab does not appear in the Properties dialog boxes for text fields and dropdown boxes

    The Calculate tab does not appear in my Properties dialog boxes for only text fields and dropdown boxes

    4 votes
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    2 comments  ·  PDF Forms  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Please share the acrobat version you are experiencing this issue with. You can do so using the link -helpx.adobe.com/acrobat/kb/identify-product..

    Also, can you please try it another PDF file and confirm that this is not file specific.

    -Bhavna

  4. Acrobat Pro crash on scanning version: 17.11.30127.54368

    Current version Adobe Pro crashing on scanning after 5 pages on some users
    Faulting application name: Acrobat.exe, version: 17.11.30127.54368, time stamp: 0x5c68a6cc
    Faulting module name: Acrobat.dll, version: 17.11.30127.54368, time stamp: 0x5c68a6a2
    Exception code: 0xc0000005
    Fault offset: 0x0003c2ad
    Faulting process id: 0x26b8
    Faulting application start time: 0x01d4ea3757165205
    Faulting application path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Acrobat 2017\Acrobat\Acrobat.exe
    Faulting module path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Acrobat 2017\Acrobat\Acrobat.dll
    Report Id: 995f39a0-972b-4112-81b8-525cca3e6d69
    Faulting package full name:
    Faulting package-relative application ID:

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  5. Eliminate Startup Login Lag

    I have a monthly subscription for Acrobat Professional several of my computers at my business. I have the creative cloud software installed on my system and ir is open and running. Whenever I launch a pdf document when Acrobat is closed, the program opens then freezes for 15 seconds or so while I think the stupid thing is retrieving my subscription for the 1000th today. I don't care about your piracy concerns. I do care that you are wasting my time multiple times per day by having your program freeze for a ******** reason. You should make the program operate…

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  6. Export measurement markup to excel incorrectly

    I use Acrobat Pro DC 2018.011.20040 version to do take-off quantity and when I export to csv file (use right click when you're in measure distance mode). It looks like all the numbers are shown incorrectly. Have anyone known how to fix or had the same problem? Cheers

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  7. Make the Download button more prominent on the file download page

    When a file is shared using a link in Acrobat Pro DC, the page that opens tries to open the file. The problem with this is that some of the features don't work properly on this page (such as portfolios and initial views within portfolios). Please make the download button more prominent so that user can open the file in the Acrobat software easier.

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  8. File rename option should be there.... essential

    File rename option should be there.... essential

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  9. Make Pan Tool Pan Again

    A number of people continue to think it's a "bug" rather than a "feature" that the pan tool selects images & text by default in Acrobat DC. And they ought to be right, this is not a desirable feature for a pan tool, vice a select tool. In fact, it's why you have a select tool in the first place: to select images & text.

    Pan tools PAN, as allow you to navigate through the document by clicking & dragging. This feature is literally defeated by having it select images and text when you click & drag. As such, it…

    2 votes
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  10. My toolbar settings were wiped out after recent update.

    Why aren't the toolbars for Acrobat DC Creative Cloud version synced across all of my computers?

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  11. User- Friendly Accessibility Tagging

    Please change the way Adobe Acrobat does the reading order so that the tags in the tags pane will automatically correspond to the order in the Touch- up reading order pane.
    Also please make it easier to tag links - when I try to tag links it doesn't work right. Please consider creating a version of Adobe Acrobat that makes it easy to comply with Section 508 as described at Section508.gov. Dealing with the tags pane is a nightmare and also the unmarked annotations issue and other issues are a nightmare and don't fix easily. Please make this easier to…

    8 votes
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  12. Dec 11 Update Failed | Problem with licensing module

    What's the best way to resolve this?
    Update failed. "Problem with licensing module"?

    Uninstall Acrobat Pro DC from the CC Desktop App and reinstall?
    Tried to use the Update feature in the Help menu of Acrobat Pro DC and that failed.

    German Windows 10
    Adobe Acrobat Pro DC | Continous Release | Version 2019.008.20081

    Regards,
    Uwe Laubender
    ( ACP )

    PS: First tried a reply at "PLEASE Don't make the user go through a menu to check off a comment! You DOUBLE the time it takes to go through comments." that first seemed to fail. See screenshot two with the…

    1 vote
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  13. Why can't i find any real help?

    Why can't i talk to an expert about the issues I'm having? All the tutorials are much too basic and scrolling through all the reams of posts is exhausting and never results in an answer. I need advice on how to save a pdf. file with radio buttons and fillable sections so i can send it to a client for completion. Why is there no detailed best practice on how to use pre-flight so that forms work for your clients?

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  14. [Bug Report] - Acrobat DC will not open with MacOS Mojave V 10.14.4

    [Bug Report] - Acrobat DC will not open with MacOS Mojave V 10.14.4

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  15. Acrobat Pro crashes, starts and closes after some openings of files

    Adobe Acrobat Pro DC open a few files and if you close them and later export and open a new .pdf from any program, including Indesign or Illustrator, the program starts and than closes immediately. There no show of error message. After this, the Acrobat will not open any file until you restart the computer (mac or pc).

    All steps on forums was tryed, with no effect, including this link: https://helpx.adobe.com/in/acrobat/kb/acrobat-dc-crashes-on-windows-os.html

    Already try open the task manager and stop services to them open Acrobat again. No effect. Sometimes, open a error message, that was send a million times.

    Please, update…

    1 vote
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  16. crashing on share or e-mail; can't access contacts

    The software is so incredibly buggy - any attempt to share makes the software crash. Cannot share files saved in document cloud or elsewhere, share via e-mail (with outlook Mac) causes crash, share via document cloud causes crash, attempts to access address book to share via native adobe app causes crash. Why can't I just drag files stored in the document cloud into an e-mail or message - this is the easiest way to share. Share/collaboration is literally unusable in acrobat DC - WHY?! Our entire team may have to move away from the entire Adobe platform if this is…

    3 votes
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  17. Stop the Acrobat Welcome from Always Opening

    Although no adobe products are set as startup items and the Adobe Acrobat Pro DC general settings have the option to show a start screen as OFF... with each newstart of the computer, the Acrobat Start screen opens.... and every time has to be manually closed.

    This is a bug (although probably intended by Adobe) and needs to be fixed to remove this major annoyance.

    The effect is that Adobe is trying to be an annoying microsoft application by making its own rules to decide what I want... but in reality is frustrating.

    1 vote
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  19. ACROBAT DOES NOT WORK WITH MOJAVE.....END OF STORY

    Acrobat does not work with Mojave...and I do not think it ever will. Adobe need to refund a portion of the subscription and stop blowing smoke....

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  20. Bug - Searching for text causes the Adobe Acrobat Pro DC to close

    When I search for text in a PDF, the application begins to find instances of that text, then closes without warning or error messages.

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