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  1. Make Comments Toolbar Open Automatically/By Default

    I would LOVE it if you folks could make the Comments Tool auto-open and/or by default somehow. I open lots and lots of pages every day and it would be really wonderful if the Comments just opened every time I opened a new doc.

    75 votes
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    36 comments  ·  Commenting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thanks all for your feedback!
    We have added this feature request in our to do list. Will let you know when we plan to deliver it into one of our future releases.

    Regards,
    Arvind

  2. Paste in Place

    A preset setting to paste copied elements in place would a valuable improvement.

    47 votes
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  3. Multiple highlight colour palette

    To support quickly highlighting text with an array of colours (for tagging and coding text)

    30 votes
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  4. HIghlighting Text

    For the highlight function, there should be the ability to change colors easily. Right now the process is cumbersome and time-consuming. When I have to be able to access my highlighted test for citations, it would be wonderful to be able to export to word documents with a click.

    25 votes
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    3 comments  ·  Commenting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Apologies for the inconvenience caused!
    We have been looking into this issue, will let you know once we plan to release the fix.

    Regards,
    Arvind

  5. Editing or creating new stamps involves too many steps

    I'm required to fill in a lot of forms with my signature and the date. And since the date always changes, I edit my signature image in PSD and then bring it in to Acrobat and make (or edit) a stamp. But in Acrobat the process of editing a stamp with a new image is grueling! ... 10 steps! (see attached).

    24 votes
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  6. Tick box in comments disappeared after last update

    I always used the tick box while reviewing, using a filter so that comments I processed also disappeared. It was an easy and intuitive way of editing the source text with the help of the comments in the PDF. After the last update, the tick box is gone and now hidden. You have to click the dots in the top right corner of the comment, then select 'Set status' and then click the status. That's THREE clicks instead of one. NOT user friendly, NOT intuitive, NO improvement. Please give me back my tick box!

    18 votes
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  7. 2 steps to add check to comments - Build: 19.8.20071.303822

    In previous versions of Acrobat I was able to Check a comment (typically once I had made an edit to my InDesign doc). By setting the filter to show unchecked comments only I was systematically able to go through a set of clients edits. In the new version of Acrobat you have removed the ability to just click to check a comment. I now have to open a drop down menu and select it. This is really annoying when you have a large document with over 100 comments (as I regularly do).

    Please return the simple check box to the…

    18 votes
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  8. Why did you hide the checkmark?

    Why did you hide the checkmark?

    17 votes
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  9. Did you guys bury my most-used feature?

    Hi, Yesterday when I opened Acrobat DC, and I viewed comments, I could check off the comment as completed right there in the comment's own panel. today when I opened the same program, in order to mark a comment as completed, I have to open two levels of a flyout menu.
    How do I unbury this check box so I do not have to add twice as much clicking to my proofreading process?

    8 votes
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  10. right-click

    It would be really nice if the "Underline" tool was included in the right-click menu. Right now the Mac version has an option for highlighting and striking through, but not for underlining.

    8 votes
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  11. Copy/paste of comments between documents does not paste the coments in the new document at the same coordinates.

    Copy/paste of comments between documents does not paste the coments in the new document at the same coordinates.

    5 votes
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  12. Drawing polygon always ended a triangle

    This is no an idea. It is a utter disappointment that I paid for perpetual license for Acrobat Pro DC 2015 and I am getting nowhere to be able to draw multi-sided polygons. Always automatically ended a triangle after the third click. Same happens when drawing clouds. Cannot draw multiple segments of connected lines in the same line, always terminated after the second segment.

    4 votes
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  13. make eraser comment tool bigger or with variable radius

    make eraser comment tool bigger or with variable radius; i want to be able to erase more quickly

    4 votes
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  14. Acrobat crashes when I use the highlighter

    On Windows 10 PC. Adobe Pro CC crashes when using the highlighter on a scanned document.

    3 votes
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  15. BUG: DC PRO crash while highlighting and comments on scanned hand written notes document

    Brand new Win 10 Surface Book with everything updated including Acrobat. When highlighting and adding comments to a scanned handwritten document, DC PRO crashed and hours of work were lost as the file I was working on was not in the temporary saved files. In troubleshooting, I found that auto-save to temporary files was not turned on in preferences. I am used to working with MS Word which automatically saves every document you have opened and changed and I assumed Adobe would do likewise. I have not had a crash like this on DC PRO like many others have reported…

    3 votes
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  16. 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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  17. Superscript styling not retained when using Comment to mark-up a PDF

    I have recently upgraded to Adobe Acrobat Pro DC. For my work, I need to mark-up PDFs using Comment tools. When I style some text as superscript using either the feature available in the box that appears when I right click or the shortcut ctrl/shift/+ and then close the pop-up box the styling becomes subscript instead of superscript. I used Adobe Acrobat Professional 8 for a long time and didn't have any problems. It is very frustrating that this doesn't work properly in Adobe Acrobat Pro DC, especially as 'superscript' is offered as a feature in Comments

    3 votes
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  18. Bug - After publishing comments, the spinner icon is rotating. I am not sure if comments are pushed

    Bug - After publishing comments, the spinner icon is rotating. I am not sure if comments are pushed

    2 votes
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  19. Custom Comment Status Tags

    It would be nice if users can create and manage custom status tags. Often when I'm addressing comments I use the status tags for organizing which comments I've addressed and how I address them. I turn them on and off to keep track of which one's I've addressed. For the most part they are usually accepted or rejected, but sometimes there are some that should be addressed by someone else, some that require further clarification, some that I simply want to put on the back-burner but don't want to see when I filter out comments that have not been addressed,…

    2 votes
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  20. Have versions added to a file, for changes

    When you have comments and you make those changes, if we are able to post a new PDF for review as a version, v1,v2,v3...

    1 vote
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