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  1. QuickBooks Error H505

    According to Intuit, an error code H505 indicates that extra settings need to be made on the computer where QuickBooks company files are stored. QuickBooks Error Code H505 appears when QuickBooks on the user's computer fails to connect to the computer hosting the company file.
    Read here: https://quickbookserrorsh202.medium.com/what-is-quickbooks-error-h505-and-how-can-it-be-fixed-1e43b7de2e86

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  2. QuickBooks Error 1935

    QuickBooks Desktop or QuickBooks Online may give you the error 1935.

    A number of reasons usually contribute to it:

    A second application is being installed on Windows using the Microsoft.Net Framework.

    QuickBooks installation is being interfered with by antivirus and antispyware programs.

    Read here: https://nickmosan123.wixsite.com/quickbookstoolhub/post/quickbooks-error-1935-how-to-fix-it

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  3. Add "Fill & Sign" in "Collaborate on PDF" in Microsoft Teams

    Please add "Fill & Sign" in "Collaborate on PDF" in Microsoft Teams.

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  4. a feature which allows the user to translate text in a PDF

    environment: Windows 10
    Need a feature which can translate PDF text from Russian to Dutch, Russian to English please.
    As the PDFs aren't like Obama's bc; I can't just open layers in Illustrator to copy & paste, then use a google translator. Plus, with crochet patterns, meaning is everything.
    For now I am paying a lady in Petrograd to do the English trans for me. Thanks, research0digo a/t gee male!

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  5. 3d measure tool enable in Secured 3D PDF

    HI. I am using Adobe Acrobat Pro 2020 and Adobe Reader DC.
    I think there is security bug at Adobe Reader DC when handling 3d-pdf files.

    The problem is enabling 3d measurement tools at Adobe Reader DC with secured 3d-pdf files made by Adobe Acrobat Pro 2020.
    I contacted to region customer service about this problem and received this function is intended option.

    Customer center said that you’d better to contact bug report if you want to know about further information.

    I should have not have bought Adobe Acrobat Pro 2020 bundle if enabling 3d measurement tools for secured 3d-pdf…

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  6. Bug: automatic hyperlinking of URLs in plain text includes punctuation

    Today I learned that when a PDF's text includes URLs that are -not- marked up as hyperlinks, Adobe Acrobat Reader, Apple Preview, and Google Chrome's built-in PDF renderer all attempt to convert the URLs to clickable hyperlinks for the reader's convenience.

    However, Adobe Acrobat Reader does a noticeably worse job than the other software. Specifically: if the URL is followed by punctuation, Acrobat includes the punctuation in the target of the hyperlink, resulting in a broken link. Apple Preview and Google Chrome handle punctuation correctly.

    You can see this behavior by opening the attached PDF in Acrobat, Preview, Chrome, and…

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  7. Adobe Reader causes MS Edge to slow down opening pdfs

    I use Microsoft Edge in Windows 10 to view pdfs because it loads pdfs very quickly, and is smooth and responsive; it takes less than 5s to open 300MB+ pdfs.

    Installed Adobe Reader recently because I needed the Fill & Sign function. I use Reader to Fill & Sign pdfs while viewing other pdfs with Edge.

    After the installation, Edge takes more than 15s to open a pdf, even with small pdfs under 1MB. It has also become laggy. Chrome isn't affected though.

    Completely closing Adobe Reader and reopening a pdf with Edge again solves this issue. It's a workaround…

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  8. Cannot disable 'Fill & Sign' autocomplete.

    I've already went online to unchecked the 'Auto-suggestions' option and cleared suggestions history.

    Went back to using the Windows offline version. I am not signed in. suggestions still pop-up. Please look into this.

    Also, for the love of all's good, please make this setting more accessible. Either make this setting available directly within the app itself or accessible directly online.

    I cannot fathom why would they make the user jump through hoops for simple, commonly used functions. It's almost as if the offline and online functions were designed and developed completely separately and then later clunked together.

    Recently kind of…

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  9. BUG - Black cursor mark can become frozen on screen

    If you put the cursor mark in the text of a pdf, then click out of the window while the cursor mark is black, it will remain black on the page frozen until you click that spot again. This can be repeated infinitely, making a bunch of black marks on the page.

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  10. Remember where I left off option

    Acrobat Reader DC should have a setting similar to Chrome based browsers to "Remember where I left off". Example - I have have 5 tabs for 5 different PDFs I'm reviewing, it would be extremely helpful to be able to shut down the app and have it reopen all 5 tabs again when reopening the app

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  11. Advantages of Quickbooks file doctor

    If you are unaware of the Quickbooks File Doctor's Advantages and Benefits of
    Using this tool, it has several benefits and some of them are

    network and connectivity setup issues can be easily resolved.

    Its primary purpose is to fix -6000 series errors such as QuickBooks Error 6150, Quickbooks Error 6000 305, Error Code 6189, QuickBooks Error Code 6000 82, etc.

    Additionally, it is the tool of choice for resolving errors from the H series: Error H101, Error H202, Error H303, Error H505, etc.

    When your data gets lost or corrupted, you can rely on it to help you back…

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  12. Bug - Tooltip Bug at Installation

    The percentage of completed installation is not updating in the tooltip.
    I have attached an image of it.

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  13. Bug: radio button and checkbox styles set in InDesign not working in Acrobat

    Since a recent Adobe Acrobat DC update, button styles set in InDesign are no longer working. They still work when the pdf is opened in a browser.

    Steps to reproduce the issue: Create a radio button or checkbox in InDesign. Customise the style appearance for the on/off settings (colour, shape, text, removing default checks and dots, etc.). Export to Interactive pdf. Open in Acrobat. Button off styles have now reverted to default style settings. When you click on a button, it briefly shows the correct on style, but once you click off it reverts to the default style again.

    Environment:…

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  14. BUG - PASSWORD PROTECTED FILE CAN BE UNPROTECTED EASILY

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    Brief title- BUG - PASSWORD PROTECTED FILE CAN BE UNPROTECTED EASILY

    Steps to reproduce the issue 1)Open protected file with password, Print the file through PRINT to PDF option & save and THIS file is unprotecte!!

    Environment - WINDOWS 10 --
    Expected result ---File should ask for password
    Observed result--File DOES NOT ask for password...

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  15. Please expand your comparison chart for acrobat and acrobat pro to include functions of adobe reader for quick reference

    Please expand your comparison chart for acrobat and acrobat pro to include functions of adobe reader for quick reference

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  16. Save project session

    Is there a way to save multiple open documents to as a book mark? I often open multiple documents which are located in various places. It would be great to be able to save a session/project so that I can return to all those documents when I continue working on that project!

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  17. Why comes the "Save as..." dialog when going to File - Save?

    Why comes the "Save as..." dialog when going to File - Save?

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  19. MIP

    Microsoft Information Protection (MIP) is a Microsoft rights management solution. Users of Azure Information Protection and other Microsoft Information Protection solutions can use Acrobat or Acrobat Reader to read labeled and protected content. Plug-in

    want to view under each PDF's taps to view all MIP classification for easy usage.
    similarly as Microsoft Office word Document
    the MIP classification shows under the Ribbon.

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  20. AcroPDFImpl64.dll crashes when PDF is accessed via ActiveX/Webbrowser Control x64

    Following bug has been introduced with a recent Adobe Reader (or Windows?) update. It affects all our customers.

    Steps to reproduce:
    1. Create a 64 Bit C# application (32 Bit Works)
    2. In the application, use ActiveX, or WebBrowser control and open/navigate to "C:\documentname.pdf"

    Expected result: PDF shows up

    Actual result: Screen stays gray. In the Windows Error Reporting you will see that AcroPDFImpl64.dll has crashed.

    It is very important for us, because our customers rely on this functionality and our software product is currently not useable due to this bug.

    Please contact me through email info at hickelsoft.de .…

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