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  1. FIX Unable to print mixed letter and legal size using a Mac

    This appears to be an ongoing issue for the past several years and I am still experiencing what so many others have found. There is a problem printing a LARGE (100+) PDF with mixed legal and letter sized pages using Adobe Reader on a Mac with a Brother laser printer.

    I think that Adobe support has not been able to recreate the issue because their test file has only two pages. If they create a 100+ page test file with mixed letter and legal and they should be able to replicate the issue.

    Here is what I have:

    I have…

    3 votes

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  2. An error occurs when printing with the command ( Acrobat Reader DC ver.20.012.20041 ).

    Acrobat Reader DC was updated to ver.20.012.20041 the other day.

    Since then, the following error message appears when printing with the command.

    Adobe Acrobat Reader DC has stopped working
    The program did not work properly due to a problem.

    The program will close and Windows will notify you if there is a solution

    Printing is done just by issuing a message.

    The command I am using is:
    "C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Acrobat Reader DC\Reader\AcroRd32.exe" /n /p /h "<PDF file path>"

    The execution environment is as follows.
    OS: Windows 7 Professional sp1 64bit
    Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6700 CPU @3.40GHz 3.40GHz
    RAM: 8.00GB

    The…

    2 votes

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  3. Issue: PDF Preview handler prevents file deletion on SMB Shares from Windows Terminalserver 2016 Sessions

    Basic infos

    Setup1:

    OS: Microsoft Windows Server 2016 Standard // 10.0.14393 // 64 bit

    Adobe Acrobat Versions :

    • DC 20.009.20074

    • DC 20.006.20042

    • Classic Track 2020

    Setup 2:

    OS: Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard // 6.3.9600 // 64 bit

    Adobe Acrobat Versions :

    • DC 20.012.20041

    Problem Description / Situation

    • Windows Explorer preview is active.

    • Adobe Reader is the preview handler

    • Select a file that is on a smb fileshare and send delete request.

    Expected behaviour.

    • file gets deleted

    Observed behaviour

    • following error occurs

      • Windows Dialog > File is in Usage of Explorer. > close the file and retry.
    • presists no matter…

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  4. Issue with PDF and Adobe Reader

    When cancelling the print preview section, Adobe Reader crashes. I have the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader DC, 2020.012.20041.

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  5. ******** couldn't save could have lost a day's work stupid POS

    someone already said it Ill say it again **, I just wanted to SAVE. To use the SAVE function which has presumably existed and been replicated successfully on every other word processing program and PDF editor. Nice little gadgets and ads ** *** too bad I CANT SAVE ANYTHING.

    I am using an up-to-date Windows 10 computer.
    When trying to save, a totally blank, white 'save as' prompt appears that does nothing, leaving no choice as far as I could find but to exit without saving. Thank ******

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  6. Can't open second File

    Adobe Acrobat DC cannot open a second file. This bug should be fixed.

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  7. RichMedia mp4 playback with Flash disabled not working

    According to:

    https://helpx.adobe.com/uk/acrobat/kb/flash-format-support-in-pdf.html

    "Playback of non-Flash media (excluding *.flv and *.swf) content in PDFs will continue to be supported."

    I tested the sample-formatter-richmedia.pdf file in Acrobat Reader "Continuous Release 2020.009.20074" with Flash disabled and the video was not playable.

    1 vote

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  8. auto scroll loop

    Auto scroll and speed choise are great but when the pdf arrives at the end and you want to see it many times you have to go again at the beginning and choose auto scrool.I suggest to implement the feature for the document to automatically loop and play over and over until you decide to stop it. Windows Media player has a repeat feature and power point also.I would like the same for acrobat reader.
    It would be great for educational purposes to repeat the same information until it is memorised.(REPETITION IS THE MOTHER OF RETENTION..)
    It seems from the…

    1 vote

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  9. Connect Google Drive: "Shared With Me"

    As of this post, Adobe Reader allows for the option to connect your Google Drive account to it, to view pdfs from the "My Drive" folder (on Google Drive) on the Reader.

    Description of desired feature:
    I would like the option to view pdfs in folders that are in the "Shared with Me" folder of Google Drive along with the ones in "My Drive"

    Why this feature is needed:
    Increases the utility of the Adobe Reader on Google Drive.

    3 votes

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  10. Allow for selective sync on libraries

    The request is to allow for selective sync on libraries because the creative cloud is taking up too much space and storage on my computer and a lot of my libraries do not need direct access at this time.

    3 votes

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  11. facility to convert a PDF document into word document in Hindi language

    facility to convert a PDF document into word document in Hindi language

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  12. Acrobat DC on Windows crashes after 200+ characters typed

    As the title says . Can’t find anywhere else to report this. Fix please.

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  13. Differntial Sync Document Cloud

    Save partial change for larger files.

    1 vote

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  14. Cache Document Cloud for same PDF file hash.

    Save bandwidth and network caps on large files.

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  15. BUG: Adobe AR DC 2020.009.20074 - Inconsistent Error Converting PDF to Excel

    Windows Adobe Acrobat Reader DC 2020.009.20074 inconsistently fails to convert our PDF data to a viable Excel file. When it fails instead of creating an All-Borders grid around the data, it will create a Picture of the border box and clump the data together in a jumble below.

    As we use macro's to manipulate the converted data, this obviously presents a problem to us.

    We have captured some files during the conversion process, and made a Word conversion of our data to check it - and what we found makes us wonder where this may be coming from.

    Process Step:…

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  16. Allow options to show dimensions in feet and inches rather than just inches.

    I work with floor plans all the time and it bugs me that when all I need to do is a simple area measurement of feet and inches I have to settle for an area of just inches. I would like to have the option to at least pick how I want my measurements to appear on my document for more efficient measuring.

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  17. Adobe reader PDF using password with special chars does not open

    Windows Adobe Acrobat Reader DC 2020.009.20074 failed to open a password protected PDF because the password had special chars.

    Password used: C2#x22H7giv#

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  18. test

    test

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  19. New Adobe Reader Function Freeze Panes ?

    Dear Adobe Team,

    could you add a function / command inside the view menu of the free adobe reader that works similar to the function 'freeze panes' in Microsoft Excel.
    That would allow to freeze headings/captions if you use the pdf reader for presentations of management reports etc.
    This could be useful in video conferences as well when you only can present a section of the full report.
    If this would work for picture, text and table objects would be nice.

    Unfortunately I have not seen such a function in a pdf reader before.

    I do not know if this…

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  20. Why is this still an issue?

    Jo commented · July 09, 2018 03:41 · Flag as inappropriate
    I have the same problem... page 2 prints on a new page even though the print request is for double sided print. From all accounts it seems to be a widespread problem when a document has an odd number of pages. I tried to print just page 1 and 2 of a three page document but it still printed pages 1 and 2 on separate pages! What a waste of paper. This issue seems to be ongoing for some years and I cannot understand why Adobe cannot fix it…

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