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  1. Keyboard shortcut to change the status to complete for review

    Would be very helpful instead of clicking through a hundret sub-menus, which is very time consuming if you have a lots of changes to do.

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  2. Autosave failed and more

    Hi, I copy paste here a conversation I had yesterday with one of your help service agent (chat). It makes it quicker than re-writing everything. In summary, the automatic file saving failed on me. Indeed, when Adobe Acrobat DC software crashed, I had to close it and when reopening it, it said unable to reopen 3 of the files. I was not too worried since I had saved the most important doc under a new name one hour or so before and would have to redo just a few revision comments. But to my surprise, when I opened it, although…

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  3. Animation in Adobe Acrobat and Indesign without flash

    Adobe acrobat and indesign, without flash player, are not so powerful and as attractive as before. Everything looks so plain and regular, animation and rich media oftentimes aren't working properly or worked at all. It's the opposite of progress.

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  4. Why would you set 'done' button to mean close the document?

    I was done with the comments window, not with the document! Please change this to close or preferably let us close the way we always have.

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  5. Clear background stamps present as black and opaque background

    when importing a custom png stamp that has clear background, it now presents as black and opaque instead of clear. This functionality used to work, and it now is broken. This appears to be effective for PNG or TIFF files.

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  7. I'm logged into my account, but my comments show as someone else.

    I log into my work account and when I create a comment, it's listed under my boss's name instead of my name.
    Contact me for more info.

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  8. Ability to have a pen or circle annotation tool locked open for a user to mark something in an Acrobat file.

    I have a PDF with the image of the human body that I would like tossed to my clients that they can circle with the oval or draw annotation tool to indicate where on their body they are experiencing pain. They should not have to know how to open the commenting tool and find the oval or drawing function. I want it to be in place ready for them to use.

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  9. Comment Function - text shows <100% transparent

    Text entered using the Commenting feature shows up with some level of transparency less than 100% - I would guess it is 50-60% transparent. And I can't adjust it to show 100%. in order to get 100% black or colored text, I need to use the Editing feature.

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  10. Comment display filtering to hide unwanted items could be simpler. Also, a filtering in progress indicator is needed

    A file may have many types of comments, many colors, many authors, etc. If one wants to hide only one variety (e.g., the color red), one has to select all but the red dot and then press the Apply button for the filtered selections.
    This would be simpler if one could select only the red dot and press a new Exclude button/function. Further, Apply and Exclude could be combined to mimic an electrical (ON | OFF) switch.

    For very large files with many comments, filtering consumes a lot of time. For shared files on servers, the time is magnified by…

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  11. When copying a Comment using ... Copy Text, and then pasting to a new comment, do not add newline

    I have an existing comment, and I use ... Copy Text to copy it.

    Then I go to another part of my PDF file, select the text and right click to use "Add Note to Text". In the comment text box, I right click and choose Paste Text (or alternatively, I press CTRL-V to use the default Windows "paste" mechanism).

    My new comment ends up with the copied comment text PLUS an extra carriage return (cursor is on a newline). That is NOT what I wanted! Why does it add the extra carriage return? If I am just trying to…

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  12. Comments: bug with superscript text formating

    For a few months now, when I apply superscript format to comment texts, the correct format appears, but only until I save the comment, at which time subscript is applied instead.

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  13. Allow preference to always open desired toolbars especially the comment toolbar

    I copied the following because this user said it better than me...except he was referencing Reader, not Acrobat Pro. I am an Acrobat Pro DC subscriber. I relied on this feature in Pro 8.1 until recently upgrading.

    COPIED: I almost always use adobe ACROBAT in exactly the same way: I mostly read scientific papers and use the comment tools to highlight and/or make notes for myself. This means that almost every time I open up ACROBAT, I will want the comment tools open and it's irritating to have to re-open the comment tools every single time. #FirstWorldProblems I know, but…

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  14. Put comment filtering back to continuous

    It used to be that the comment filter would continuously update. You ruined that feature two years ago. I am waiting for you to put it back. Dealing with hundreds of comments is now clunky and painful.

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  15. turn off finger input when using pen

    When using the pen, allow the user to scroll, etc, by using a finger touch. At the very least, make scrolling with a two finger touch possible. Otherwise, you need to keep switching tools when reading through and commenting on the PDF.

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  16. Option Return to enter a command?

    Wow this is counter-intuitive. Shift return or command return on Mac, please!

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  17. More Tools for taking online clases (only highlight is present).

    Taking online clases a lot of PDF material is used while using Adobe Acrobat it is difficult to mark a particular area, write on document or draw a diagram.

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  18. Two highlighters with different colours

    Two highlighters with different colours on the toolbar wd be helpful

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  19. There is no way to just print the comments in my PDF document. I cannot print underlined or highlighted comments.

    I am using Adobe Acrobat Pro DC. There is no way to print just the comments in my PDF. If I highlight or underline something in my PDF, I cannot print just the comments. I can extract pages containing the comments, but they are not in a properly formatted form. Can you fix this issue ASAP?

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  20. Text box formatting covers text input

    Please. Get rid of the text formatting covering up the active text box that's being typed into. This drives me insane, and happens nearly every time I'm commenting on a PDF. Please see attached image. The text box I'm typing in is totally covered by the formatting box.

    All one has to do to reproduce is to add a text box and move it towards the top of the screen.

    I have Windows 10, using Adobe Acrobat Pro DC 2015.006.30482.

    I want the formatting box to never cover the text box I am typing in.

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