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  1. Adobe Sign modifications after signature

    Creator should be able to modify document after signature, but to be sent to other signed party for approval.

    10 votes

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  2. 1 vote

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  3. PDF's getting stripped from email

    When I send emails with PDF's as attachments, the PDF's are not showing up in the email at the recipient's end. Word and XL doc's , etc. work just fine... WTF?!

    2 votes

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    I am not sure if this is an Acrobat issue. But still, are you facing this issue with any particular email client?

  4. [BUG] (new) preflight libraries, scripts cannot call profiles outside current library

    BUG report:
    [ISSUE]
    1. Preflight profiles outside last used preflight library (a new feature) cannot be called by scripts
    [STEPS TO REPRODUCE]
    2.1. Import a preflight profile into the Standard preflight library
    2.2. Change preflight library and execute a profile from another library
    2.3. Use a JavaScript call to launch the profile installed in step 2.1, i.e. Preflight.getProfileByName(name)
    (Documentation: http://help.adobe.com/en_US/acrobat/acrobat_dc_sdk/2015/HTMLHelp/Acro12_MasterBook/JS_API_AcroJS/Preflight_methods.htm?rhtocid=_6_1_8_55_0_3#TOC_getProfileByNamebc-4)
    2.4 Profile cannot be found
    [ENVIRONMENT]
    3. Windows 10, Acrobat Pro DC 2017.009.20044
    [EXPECTED RESULT]
    4. The Profile installed under 2.1 should be executed
    [OBSERVED RESULT]
    5. The Profile cannot be executed by the script.

    [Further comment]:
    Preflight libraries…

    3 votes

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  5. DC Reader is the Microsoft Vista of document readers

    If you have the "new" DC Reader...get rid of it.
    it's slow.
    it's choppy.
    The phrase "Not Responding" shows up more than a taxi in New York City.
    This has got to be the crappiest Adobe product I've ever had the displeasure of working with.
    I've told my company's IT department to start looking for something else.
    Acrobat Reader DC is pure American ****.

    1 vote

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    I suggest you update your Reader to the latest version and if you still face any issues please elaborated them and allow us to help you.

  6. OCR Japanese (maybe other language, too)

    This is a bug report.

    In macOS,
    'language' of application and OCR language have to be the same.
    Otherwise it won't work.

    In Windows,
    this bug doesn't exist.

    Details are discussed as following.
    https://forums.adobe.com/thread/2353148
    https://forums.adobe.com/thread/2353145

    3 votes

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  7. Signature not synced

    Signature Created in Adobe Fill and Sign Mobile App is not available in Desktop Version of Acrobat. Signatures are not getting synced. Even though the Adobe ID is same.

    2 votes

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    We apologise for the issue you are facing. We are however not able to reproduce it.

    Can you please try the following steps and let us know your results:
    1. On Desktop, sign out from Reader/Acrobat
    2. On Mobile, sign in with your Adobe id, create a signature/initials and wait for sometime (for signature to sync). Try to sign a simple PDF document
    3. On Desktop, launch Reader/Acrobat, sign in now, open a PDF and go to Fill &Sign app. Open a simple PDF and try to add signature/initials now. Do you still not see the signature created on mobile? Please let us know

    Thanks
    -amboo

  8. make duplicate digital signature fields

    Whenever a digital signature field is added, we do not get the option to duplicate it. This would be very helpful in cases where same person has to sign on multiple pages in a document.
    At present, it is giving the option to duplicate across pages, however, it is not working nor it is giving any error message.
    Please include this feature in Acrobat, or grey out the duplicate across pages option.

    4 votes

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  9. where cc is loaded on a particular machine, why does opening adobe acrobat dc not automatically sign you in, when cc is signed in??

    Adobe cc fails to sign in at startup, but when it is signed in opening an adobe dc attachment still fails to sign in to use signature.

    Windows 10 pro (64 bit) running on a dell xps 15" 4k screen 2017 laptop.

    2 votes

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  10. Your customer support chat is IMPOSSIBLE to find, sends me in endless useless circles, and redirects me to useless forum articles having no

    Your customer support chat is IMPOSSIBLE to find, sends me in endless useless circles, and redirects me to useless forum articles having nothing to do with my situation. I actually had to trick your system about my situation to get to support chat. My company pays handsomely for this software, which includes chat support, and should not have to waste time as such. We have over 150 licenses with ya'll and you left us hung out to dry. This is not acceptable customer service. Correct immediately.

    6 votes

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  11. bug, keep crashing, need improvement please

    please review your software, it keeps crashin on my iMac, just rubbish product

    1 vote

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  12. Bug - Converting Font to Outlines

    1. Bug When Converting Font to Outlines
    2. Open PDF and run Convert Fonts to Outlines under Print Production then Preflight
    3. macOS 10.12.5
    4. Fonts should be converted to outlines
    5. Fonts are not converted when opening PDF in Illustrator

    PDF files from InDesign do not seem to be affected. It looks like only PDFs created from Illustrator do not convert fonts to outlines.

    3 votes

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  13. Talk to people

    GET A BLOODY PHONE. 6 hours on your boards isn't funny.

    5 votes

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  14. Signed document should be frozen, while it is not....

    When we (in my company) sign documents with "fill and sign", we get following instant message; " When you save a form with signature or initials you will no longer be able to edit the existing form fields". This is perfect! BUT; this is not true! Even after the document is saved, others can change anything in the document, and even delete the signature!!!?!! Should be possible to choose if others should be able to sign (as multiple signatures often is needed), or if it should be totally locked for any editing after signing!

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  15. Adobe won't let me save this pdf: myfile 7.14.17. I get an "Access Denied" message. Never had this issue before lst update.

    Why can I no longer save a pdf as 7.14.17? I get "Access Denied " error message. I have to call it: July 14 2017. Never had this before last update.

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  16. Allow Adobe Acrobat DC (Enterprise Named License) To Roam With User

    Please make it possible to Roam the User's login from PC to PC in a networked environment. My users sometimes move from desk to desk so it is frustrating to have the users login/logout every time they go to a new PC. We would like them to be able to log in once and then be auto-logged into every other machine they sign on to with their networked login (roaming profile).

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  17. Acrobat Pro lags when open PDF for first time. Is this internet related? If so how do I switch off?

    Acrobat Pro lags when open PDF for first time. Is this internet related? If so how do I switch off?

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  18. How do I make Adobe the default program to open documents - using iMac Sierra 10.12.5

    I was using a different program as the default program to open documents but I don't like it so I want to go back to Adobe but I can't figure out how to change it, it doesn't give me the option to make it the default program even though I deleted the other program, now it defaults to Preview.

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  19. 要求された操作を完了できません。テキストエンジンを初期化できません。

    文字入力が出来ません。次のようなメッセ-ジが表示されます。「要求された操作を完了できません。テキストエンジンを初期化できません。」

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  20. PATH AND FILE NAME INSERT OPTION

    I would like to see a feature added to Acrobat that would allow Acrobat to stamp the path (location) and name of the document which was created. I am attaching an example of a document created with a different program in which the feature is highlighted..

    It would also be great if that stamp would adjust and change as the document is renamed, moved or received and saved by the receiving party.

    9 votes

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