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  1. Acrobat DC (Pro and Strandard) crashes because of memory usage

    When using large files, like the attached one, Acrobat crashes when it reaches a memory usage of more than aprox. 3.500 MB in Windows Task Manager.
    I could reproduce the issue, just by opening the page miniatures and a little scolling. It happens on different computers with 8 or 16GB RAM installed and with different Acrobat versions (DC Standard, DC Pro, XI Standard)
    The reason for the memory usage are probably the pictures in these files.

    16 votes
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    5 comments  ·  Installation and Licensing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. error using acrobat during free trial

    I downloaded the free trial and in the browser, it tells me I have 6 days left in the trial, but when I open the program on the desktop, it tells me that my trial expired.

    3 votes
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    3 comments  ·  Installation and Licensing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi,

    Thanks for bringing this to our notice. We have forwarded this to relevant team to look into and if any further information required, we will get back.

  3. Acrobat wizard to modify users needing to sign in when using a licensed version of Acrobat

    make it so that users that have a licensed offline version of Acrobat do not need to sign in

    7 votes
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    1 comment  ·  Adobe Sign  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. when using adobe sign, the default message of "please review and sign" should be editable, instead of having to copy and paste a message.

    when using adobe sign, the default message of "please review and sign" should be editable, instead of having to copy and paste a message. i have to keep opening my little disclaimer and copying/pasting. too much back and forth

    6 votes
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  5. Opening side by side

    It would be great to be able to open 2 PDF pages next toeach other for easy comparison, i.e. when comparing two people on a geneology site

    3 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    Need Info  ·  Vivek Chandra responded

    Hi

    You can try the following –
    Go to Organize Pages App to move the pages you want to see next to each other.
    Then go to View→Display Options and select Two pages.

    Please let us know if this works for you.

    Thanks
    Vivek

  6. Text formatting when copying between text boxes

    Please make an option to keep text formatting, like line feeds, when copying text between two text boxes in same PDF file. At the moment Acrobat DC removes all line feeds when content is copy&pasted which creates a lot of unnecessary "Enter" typing.
    Maybe something like CTRL+SHIFT+V = keep formatting?

    Copying the whole text box is not an options, because the text box is sometimes rotated when pasted to another page.

    Alternative to this request would of course be to make the text box rotatable.

    3 votes
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  7. Better update UX

    Acrobat will sometimes generate a pop-up that says "Update completed!" with two options: "Restart Now" and "Cancel". Naturally, I assumed that "Restart Now" meant restart Acrobat. Because that's what it means in every other application on my computer, from Firefox and Chrome, to Intellij, to Microsoft Word, to Steam, and so on. In reality, that innocuous looking button immediately restarted my entire computer, without any sort of warning or confirmation prompt. I've twice lost work (from other applications, like my web browser) because I forgot that in Adobe's world, a user is going to want to immediately restart their entire…

    2 votes
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  8. 1 vote
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  9. In output preview the separations still view in CMYK when only one colour is selected. So you can't see the seperate plates in Acrobat.

    In output preview the seperations still view in CMYK when only one colour is selected. So you can't see the seperate plates in Acrobat. I had to use Acrobat XI Pro to view the separations.

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    2 votes
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  10. Where is the ability to "Track Changes"?!

    You are missing a most basic editing feature: The ability to display additions or deletes to text in a pdf, as in Word's "Track Changes". How does a client see my edits to their document? Really! Will this be rectified?

    22 votes
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    Under review  ·  Bilal Ansari responded

    Thank you for the feedback. I have forwarded your request to the engineering team. They will reach out to you if any more information is needed.

  11. when right-clicking Acrobat DC Pro no longer shows options such as "extract pages, delete pages, rotate pages", et al.

    when right-clicking Acrobat DC Pro no longer shows options such as "extract pages, delete pages, rotate pages", et al.

    1 vote
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    Need Info  ·  2 comments  ·  Page Operations  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  12. Save all tabs with one click

    Please create a functionality to save all tabs with one click. Currently we need to go through every tab to save them. And while at it, close all and print all -functions would come handy too.

    18 votes
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  13. 2 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Sorry for the inconvenience, can you please share your machine details, Acrobat version, and also the pdf with which you are facing the issue.

  14. Slight problem converting from Adobe PDF to Microsoft Word (.docx)

    The type and spacing are out of sorts - especially if a graph happens to be in the paper. You have to essential hand type in the data to make sure all data it's aligned properly. Often font changes, as does spacing. This just requires extra attention, and editing. Apart from that - great program!

    4 votes
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  15. Estou para comprar o Adobe Acrobat Pro DC e experimentei a versão gratuira, mas para minha surpresa não tem como acessar o ENVIAR E RASTREAR

    Estou para comprar o Adobe Acrobat Pro DC e experimentei a versão gratuira, mas para minha surpresa não tem como acessar o ENVIAR E RASTREAR. Na versão vendida tem esse dispositivo?

    1 vote
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  16. When a PDF is opened within the browser, add a button on the toolbar to open in the full app

    We need to set PDFs to open in the browser, however, sometimes the user needs to edit these (such as using Fill & Sign). In this case, the user clicks Fill & Sign, and they are told to download the file and open it.

    It would be far easier if the toolbar that's visible when a user opens a PDF in the browser has a simple button where they could open it in whatever app they had set as the default for PDFs (Acrobat Professional, or Reader). Perhaps a button called "Open in Acrobat"

    15 votes
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  17. BUG: Seeing out-of-date PDF in Acrobat

    If I update a PDF (Export from InDesign) on the server or the desktop, I use View After Exporting, and despite closing the PDF between updates Acrobat always and only shows the previous PDF - until I quit Acrobat. So I'm quitting and reopening Acrobat 20 or more times a day which is REALLY annoying. Only started happening with version 17.012.20095 on a Mac Pro running CS2015 onwards.

    10 votes
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  18. Document not opening

    Document I want to sign is not opening (Page is showing as opening but does not) due to a table format in the document. If I remove the table the document opens and I am able to sign.

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  19. Embed APNG (Animated PNG) in PDF

    Hello,

    Could you add support for embedding APNG (Animated PNG) inside PDF?

    Thank You.

    1 vote
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  20. Bug Report: Comment Descenders Cut Off

    The bottom edge of the comment pop-up window is measured from the letter baseline rather than the bottom of the descenders. This cuts off typographical descenders and inhibits quick reading of comments.

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