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  1. Cursor changes to hand tool after exiting full screen mode

    I have a selection (arrow) type of cursor set as default. In the full screen mode it changes to hand tool (which I don't mind). But when I exit from full screen mode, cursor is still in hand (pan) mode. It should switch back to the selection tool.

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  2. Find and Advanced Search

    Every time I try the option of Find or Advance Search, Acrobat software crashes. I'm using Acrobat Pro DC v2020.006.20042 in Windows 10 Pro. No error is displayed.

    I have to use another software, Foxit Reader, to do find/search in my PDF documents which are not productive.

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  3. adobe pro dc crashes when using tags

    while attempting to extract pages, i got a broken structure error which other forum posts lead me to troubleshoot the tags. I can't even click on the tag section without crashing the whole program. Save As to rebuild didn't work

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  4. Documents not displaying correctly in Adobe Acrobat Reader DC 2020.006.20042

    My new HP laptop doesn't display PDFs correctly using Adobe Acrobat Reader DC 2020.006.20042. It's got Windows 10 installed, which is up-to-date, and I've followed the advice on the forums - changed some settings, uninstalled & reinstalled the software, and HP have checked & reinstalled the video drivers, but still documents do not display correctly. HP won't help, as they say it's software related. The same documents display fine on my old laptop, and within a browser, so there is no issue with the documents. As a customer, the journey is not great that a brand new laptop can't even…

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  5. save sessions

    Hello, can you maybe integrate a way of saving pdf-sessions (multiple tabs saving and storaging at a place, f.e. work, study-subject 1, 2, etc.)

    always have to open up 4-5 tabs in different pathways, it's time intensive!

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  7. Right Click Look Up Words for their Definition

    Right Click Look Up Words for their Definition

    The option to search for the definition of the word just by selecting then right-click to chose Look Up is very helpful; though I wanted to report a small problem.

    If a word has a period (.) behind and you select it, it will search the word in dictionary.com to include the period. For example, if I want to search for a word that is the last in the sentence i.e. the word [questionable.] it will look for that word and the period.

    This does not happen with words that have a…

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  8. Toolbar

    I'm sure that I'm not the first to inform on this issue. I also hear the same complaints from my co-workers. The previous toolbar had it so you can quickly select clockwise or counter-clockwise. Very frustrating when looking though 100's of .pdf documents per day and performing extra steps to view every document.

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  9. customize extracted pages default name

    I would like to see a preference panel that can customize the extracted page(s) name, vs. the default "pages from (host file name)". This would simplify the renaming process

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  10. Page navigation previous/next view, mouse button (back/forward) support

    Hello,
    many modern and productivity mouse have dedicated back/forward buttons. Could you please add support for mapping those buttons to previous/next view in adobe acrobat that would be very helpful for increasing productivity when navigating documents. Thanks.

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  11. Highlight while Automatic Scrolling is On

    Highlighting while Automatic Scrolling is On, and be able to switch between highlighting colors.
    There are a lot of us who study from eBooks and other digital files in this time of this century.
    Please, make this option available for us, so we will be able to highlight important words or sentences while we study.

    As mentioned and requested from others, the speed of Automatic Scrolling is very fast, which forces me to switch to the tablet and other applications.

    Thank you

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  12. How do I select color in the text and sign mode?

    make it possible to easily change text color in Sign mode of Adobe acrobat DC

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  14. My acrobat crashes frequently when it tries to read/load the text

    My acrobat crashes frequently when it tries to read/load the text and I lost all the opened Pdf files.

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    Hi,

    Sorry to hear about your issue with Acrobat. Please help me with the below details so that I can help you further.
    Are you facing this issue with every PDF ?

    When Acrobat Crashes (If you get this error message “Adobe Acrobat DC has stopped working”) , Can you please share with us the Crash Logs.
    For Getting the Crash Logs:
    1. When Acrobat Crashes , Open Windows Task Manager , Got To Processes, There you can see a process Acrobat.exe / “Adobe Acrobat DC”

    2. Right Click on this process and click “Create Dump File”
    3. Dump file will be created in the Temp folder of user (as specified on the dialog you get after creating dump files).
    4. Save this DMP file on any Cloud Storage and Share the link for that with us on mail.
    We will investigate the dumps provided by you on priority and…

  15. pages don't load

    A lot of the time the pages don't load approriately. The work-aroudn to make it fix is doing all sorts of zooming in and out, whereby eventually the whole page will load.

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  16. reorder pages

    Let's say we have a document 40 pages long. The usefulness of all 40 pages vary because of end-user knowledge.
    As such,
    Master users will preferably only read 5 out of those 40 pages.
    Experienced will read 15 pages
    Intermediates 30 pages
    First time users 40 pages.

    Now this already is possible with a plug-in, but I fail to understand why Adobe don't see plug-ins as a clear sign that users want / need the functionality.

    Ok, what would be great is being able to script a user end button that calls the sort bookmarks function. The PDF would already…

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  18. Coping with javascript and interactivity in PDF files

    I have created interactive Maths resources in PDF files ( I have attached one sample). They work fine with the Adobe Reader on Windows & the Mac but not on Android phones or the Ipad. I need to use "PDF Expert"for the Ipad & FOXIT PDF reader for the android to see them working properly.
    I would prefer that they work on an Adobe Acrobat reader.

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  19. replace page(s) very cumbersome

    The way the tools lay out in Acrobat 11 are very easy for page replacements. Because the documents we work with are lengthy and complex, I'd like to see Replace tool much easier to work with.

    I want to see simultaneously:
    * Bookmarks or Thumbnails
    * The PDF pages (current document)
    * the Replace tool icon ready to use

    In the current product (Acrobat Std DC 2019.021.20056) has an icon for Replace that is hard to find, and when clicked, you are forced into a visual layout that is rather difficult.

    I need to navigate with my bookmarks, or with…

    3 votes

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  20. Word Spelling change in copy/paste.

    I copied "TENSIONING" word from Acrobat reader and when I paste it in Google search it comes "TBNSIONING"!!

    I have Adobe Reader XI version:11.0.0

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