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  1. Provide options for naming bookmarks when creating PDF from Web Page

    Please provide options for bookmark naming conventions. When creating HTML reports, I intentionally use relative links to link to attachments or appendices. However, when I create a PDF from the HTML home page, the bookmarks contain the full link exposing my User Profile name and other sensitive information. I would like the bookmark to be named for the relative link or the filename only (or an option for the document title). I prefer to create my reports in word with hyperlinks to other docs and attachments, but I have submitted a separate feature request for creating PDFs from documents with…

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  2. Follow links in documents similar to the way links in websites are followed and contents appended to document.

    I cannot vote for the hundreds of other suggestions that suggest this same thing!!! Adobe personnel have closed them too quickly. However, I would like to be able to create a PDF from a word document (or any other document type) and have linked documents (of all types) appended to the pdf the way Acrobat does for "Create a PDF from a website" options. This is not just a "nice to have" this is a MUST HAVE and if I find a competing product that already does this, I will buy it and cease my use of Acrobat Pro.

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  3. "Show Overprinting" not working consistently

    Bug report re Output Preview/Color Warnings/Show Overprinting

    When 'Show Overprinting' is toggled on it displays the results in the selected colour on the page being viewed. However, when you navigate to the next page frequently no results are displayed. When you navigate through the rest of the document, results are sometimes displayed, often not.

    The only way to get 'Show Overprinting' to display consistently and correctly is to toggle it off and back on for every single page.

    1 vote
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  4. Payment methods are archaic

    Every online merchant offers multiple payment methods, including Credit or Debit Cards, PayPal, Apple Wallet, etc. In every case of card use there are 5 things required by Banks today. 1 Name on Card 2. Card Numbers
    3. Expiry Date 4. CVC number on the back of the card. 5. Address associated to the card .
    Adobe does not allow for the CVC nunber and most of the time, my cards are declined, for security reasons. If this continues. I will change to another PDF software,
    Thanks Carl

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  5. Use DC Pro on multiple devices simultaniously

    Why can I just use my DC Pro account on 2 devices simultaniously? I have: 2 dekstop pc's (work/home), 1 tablet and smartphone. Not nice that I always need to logout when I want to use it on another device. @Office365 : 5 devices at the same time.

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  6. 1 vote
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  7. My Adobe Acrobat Pro DC constantly looses page content on open documents, requiring me to close the document.

    pdf documents not opening properly, with blank pages. It is worse if I try and scroll through the article soon after opening it. It will also loose text from the after a time not reading the document. This may be after the computer has been put to 'sleep' for a period (even a few minutes). It reports the error message 'Insufficient data for an image.' The new version is MUCH worse that previous versions. Please sort it out Adobe.

    14 votes
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    9 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Sorry for the inconvenience caused to you.
    Kindly share with us your machine details and Acrobat version.
    Also please provide us some sample files on which you are facing this issue

  8. Cannot type special characters (e.g. š, č, ć) when correcting recognised text

    For example, if I type "Tomić" when correcting recognised text, after clicking "Accept" it changes to "þÿ".

    I'm using Acrobat DC version 2018.011.20055 on Windows 10 Pro version 1803.

    2 votes
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  9. Acrobat DC closing automatically

    Acrobat DC began closing automatically, again. This is two weeks after I uninstalled the program and then reinstalled. Whether I open a pdf file from the Explorer window or open Acrobat and then select the file to open, the program closes automatically 10-15 seconds after it opens. After reinstalling the program, the problem continues. I have already tried the suggestions from an earlier post (updating the software from the Help menu, repairing the software from the Help menu and running Acrobat distiller). It does seem to be checking my registration status, but does not remain open long enough for me…

    4 votes
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    Sorry for the inconvenience caused to you.
    Kindly share with us your machine details and Acrobat version.
    also, requesting you to try ‘Repair’ once-

    Reader or Acrobat, or the resources they rely on, could have been damaged. Repairing the installation is a quick troubleshooting safeguard.

    (Reader) Choose Help > Repair Adobe Reader Installation.
    (Acrobat) Choose Help > Repair Acrobat Installation.

  10. TO GROUP PAGES

    Is it jut me? I have just started to use pdf pro and straight away I see how very poor it is. I need to make manuals, which includes to insert multiple pdf files with lots of pages in each, into the structure of the original pdf file. It would be nice to group pages to simplify making pages order and document structure. What a delusion!

    3 votes
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  11. How do I upload Open Sans Light Font into my Adobe Acrobat

    How do I upload Open Sans Light Font into my Adobe Acrobat

    2 votes
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  12. 1 vote
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  13. I use hyperlinking a lot (in DC too). It works well for me, but often Adobe Acrobat DC stops working - freezes.

    I use hyperlinking a lot (in DC too). It works well for me, but often Adobe Acrobat DC stops working - freezes, and I need to restart the programme

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    Sorry for the inconvenience caused to you.
    Kindly share with us your machine details and Acrobat version.
    Also please provide us some sample files on which you are facing this issue

  14. Add a feature to change or remove cards from the orders

    Add a feature to change or remove cards from the orders

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  15. Edit formatting for multiple form fields at once

    Since there's a push to make publically available PDF's meet ADA accesibility standards, we've been creating the base form fields in inDesign and then doing finishing touches in Acrobat Pro. It's annoying enough that you can't set formatting in the base doc (ie if it should be a number, date, percentage etc). The fact that there's no way to format multiple fields at once is worse. If more than one field is selected, the "format" tab literally disappears from the properties menu.

    I'd just copy the original fields to preserve their settings, but then I'd have to do a lot…

    6 votes
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  16. Preview GIFs & Video online on Adobe Acrobat send & track links

    Adobe Acrobat does not have this feature available yet.

    ie: https://cloud.acrobat.com/send

    Needs the following features online:

    Preview GIF animations & Preview videos online.
    Right now you can only view content as a static JPG you have to download all assets in order for the client to preview files.

    This creates a redundant step for a client especially if they are not tech savvy.

    Gifs have to be reopened with a browser & videos need to be viewed on the clients video player.

    If the link is already online not understanding why you need to download & reopen in a browser…

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  17. Auto OCR in Edit mode

    Please make this feature optional per document, its very useful in some cases but a right pain when not required i.e. large documents containing scanned text.

    please, please, pretty please can this be sorted?

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  18. slow

    when using forms things like font size and data type are extremely slow, every single move takes 10-20 secs to wait, 2017 iMac 5k

    3 votes
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  19. Allow for multiple change options to be selected in Password Security.

    Please break out all the current change options to allow more than one option be enabled under password protection. Really have a need to be able to have two of the four options (e.g., insert, delete, comment, fill and sign) available. What would be really nice is if we could select the Tools that are not available under password security and in any configuration. Your consideration would be so very appreciated!!!!

    5 votes
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  20. I have Adobe Pro 10 and only just now found out it is no longer supported. Adobe needs to let its subscribers know so they can upgrade.

    I just found out that my Adobe Pro 10, purchased in 2011, is no longer supported by Adobe. I was never notified that was the case. If Adobe had notified me I would have bought an upgrade. Wouldn't it be a good idea to send an e-mail to subscribers so they could spend money upgrading?

    Melvin Duane Coyle
    Wichita, Kansas

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