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  1. Ctrl-F feature broken in new update

    When perusing a PDF file, using the Ctrl-F feature to search the file for a word or phrase causes the entire program to shut down completely. Started on new update yesterday for the PRO DC Version 17.012.20098 update.

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    Resolved  ·  2 comments  ·  Installation and Licensing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. i want to copy webpages fromall the major browsersacrobat dc win 10 -many dont nor have the acrobat logo in the toolbr at top of page even

    i want to copy webpages from all the major browsersacrobat dc win 10 -many dont nor have the acrobat logo in the toolbar at top of page even when i set themupin/settings /options.
    could not acrobat dc in windows 10 make a list of browsers, search engines’, etc are compatible with acrobat dc (personally i am not in interested in the photo stuff &their ilk lwhich acrobat DC pushes in their adds& email--is acrobat dc implying that the photo etc section are the only thing that the browsers&, search engines etc., are the main thing that acrobat dc can do…

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  3. Ability to save security settings in Adobe presets

    Our agency has several custom presets when saving pdfs from Illustrator. We would like to limit one client from altering our pdfs. We can apply the security setting, however they do not save in the preset.
    Please fix.

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    0 comments  ·  Security & Digital signatures  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    Resolved  ·  cdas responded

    Dear User,

    Please open the file in Acrobat.Go to Protect Tool from Tools Page.
    Go to Encrypt— Manage Security Policies—New - Using passwords,public key certificates —Save as a Policy-and then choose the settings that you want to apply .
    As the policy is saved,you can apply the policy next time on-wards
    which appears as a template from Security Options(Control+D) on the file.

  4. exporting pdf

    Can I export a pdf in chinese to word format

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    Resolved  ·  1 comment  ·  Exporting PDFs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. Highlighted text color

    Add a feature to change all highlighted color at once ..

    I needed this feature due to changing the screen i use .. when i connected my laptop to samsung screen through hdmi the color was not so clear and the text is unreadable i wanted to change them all at once to another color so i can read ..

    thanks in advance

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  7. send to one note

    unlike in windows 10 (using Acrobat DC and Office 365 in tandem)- I cannot 'send to Onenote' on my MacBook Pro. there is no context menu option.

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  8. Adobe Distiller: erasepage erroneously transmits a page

    The operator ‘showpage’ should push a piece of paper through the printer; ‘erasepage’ should not. Analogously, erasepage should not add a page to a PDF.

    In XI Pro 11.0.21 (26/07/2017), the following code makes a two-page file, the second page being blank. It should be a one-pager. This bug has cost me hours of attempting to debug my PostScript.

    %!PS

    /Helvetica-Bold 36 selectfont

    36 36 moveto (First page) show
    showpage

    36 36 moveto (Second page) show
    erasepage

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    Resolved  ·  3 comments  ·  Printing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  9. It's simple. I can't find the add bookmark icon.

    It's simple. I can't find the add bookmark icon.

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  10. I cannot hit the Save As button. It just gets stuck in limbo

    When exporting PDF's or trying to save any document for the first time, the SAVE AS option is not working. It just turns white and gets stuck in limbo.

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  11. UI Scaling on Surface Pro needs attention

    I am using Adobe Acrobat on a Surface Pro 2. The scaling is horrible, with dialog boxes too big for the screen and options inaccessible. I gather the height of the Surface Screen is not within your specification. Please can you enhance the dialog boxex so they display fully on the screen. I also use Captivate and this is fine. Dialog boxes display properly.

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  12. continuous page scrolling

    Need pages to continuously scroll and not jump one to the next.

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  13. what is the shortcut for undo comment ..

    I Doing PDF editing at the time i need some undo process. so what is the shortcut for undo comment..

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  14. Overly invasive

    Acrobat DC came pre-installed on my new computer at Christmas. I don't need to use it very often. However, when I do, my firewall software goes ballistic with requests from Acrobat for access to programs and resources I consider it has absolutely no business with. I am constantly denying requests. I have recently downloaded and I'm currently testing another PDF reader. Acrobat has become intolerable. Thanks, but no thanks. Sean

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  15. Background colour in file disappears in Adobe Acrobat Pro DC

    Customer sent in a business card as a pdf file. I open the file in Adobe Acrobat 10 is shows the complete card with colored background. I open the same file in Adobe Acrobat Pro DC and the coloured background is no longer there and will not print as part of the card. If i open the said file in Illustrator and resave it as a pdf, it appears on Acrobat DC. This situation has occurred 3 or 4 times since getting DC approx. 1 month ago. Not very confident in Adobe DC printing what is in file.

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  16. BUG: Combine files into single PDF does not work

    Acrobat Pro DC 2017, Mac running Sierra 10.12.6. Starting with three single-page PDFs created out of Illustrator. Create>Combine files into single PDF, Add open files creates a single page file of the second file added, ignoring the additional two files. If I do not have the files open and use Create>Combine files and navigate to the files in the Finder, nothing happens at all. No error messages, no crash. As always, these commands work fine in Acrobat Pro XI.

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  17. Remove extra spacing and lock icon from annotations (Comments) pane

    In Adobe Acrobat DC Comments, the Lock icon adds unnecessary space to the already inefficient spacing (even without the lock, for some reason a lot of extra spacing was added). Is there a way to compress the spacing and/or remove the lock icon, which was never shown in previous versions of Acrobat? If not, the result of our company switching to acrobat DC is a reduction in productivity.

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  18. Missing file opens at Computer Startup

    When starting my computer Acrobat DC Pro opens looking for a missing file.

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  19. slider

    Before upgrading Adobe Acrobat XI Pro I had a scroll bar on the right side of the File (Adobe old.jpg) screen. After update it disappears (Adobe file new.jpg) or is in the form (Adobe new1.jpg).

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  20. BUG: Date field in Word not converting to PDF correctly.

    I created a date field, called VersionDate, as a Custom Document Property in Word. The field is displayed in the document footer. When I converted the document to PDF, the date changes from July 25, 2017 to July 24, 2017. I tried converting from Word plugin, Acrobat DC, and the Adobe PDF Services website, and each one sets the date back one day, but the Microsoft plugin also changes the format (from July 25, 2017 to 7/24/2017 (especially annoying since Australia does not use the U.S. date format).

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    2 comments  ·  Creating PDFs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi Gabreille,

    If you open your Word document and go to Print Preview mode (Word→Print, select any printer and check the preview), you can see that the date changes to one day back. Adobe Acrobat has not come into picture till this point. It is the custom date field that is behaving incorrectly in Word.

    Thanks,
    -amboo

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