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  1. regarding meaning search

    If we don't know meaning of the word while reading in a document then there must be search by web option along with the copy tab or you can simply add Dictionary into Adobe so that it will become more user friendly and more helpful to the person who is in need to search that meaning.

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  2. Colour-coding in the comments panel

    Acrobat Reader allows to highlight text and then enter comments to the highlighted text into the separate panel on the right of the text. I use this feature a lot, when reviewing papers. It would be very handy for me if the comments in the right panel were somehow marked with the same colour as the highlighting in the text. Such feature would allow me easily navigate between the comments later, when making a summary: e.g. first selecting green comments, then red comments etc.

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  4. https://www.adobe.com/products/wishform.html#!&sa_src=web-messaging

    My name is Manu Tarí and I am getting in touch with you because we have a serious problem with Acrobat Reader

    We are a designer studio from Alicante, Spain and we have created interactive catalogs in InDesign with videos, sound clips and buttons that have to play movies and in InDesign they work correctly but when exporting the catalog as interactive PDF and opening it in Acrobat Reader they do not work . A month ago the catalogs worked correctly in Acrobat Reader, you could click on a button and it played the video or sound, now not, and…

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  5. advanced search should contain search "all open documents"

    i'd like to perform a text/content search in adobe reader dc which considers all pdf documents which are open in adobe readerdc at this time.

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  6. Show commenting tools in full screen mode or at least allow to move all menus and panes to sides.

    I need to see 2 full pages (A4) up on full screen and still be able to do commenting. Standard 16:9 screen has enough space for that. Just allow to move all menus and panes to either left or right side of the screen.

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  7. Use alt / ctrl keys to force freehand marker instead of cursor-based highlighter

    When the default Highlight text tool (marker icon) is applied on document with inconsistent text (either poorly generated text scattered across page, math formulae etc.) the highlighted area does not look good or even does not make sense. Of course, I can manually click&switch to Drawing tool (pencil icon) and mark that area by hand but it can be set to other color, thickness, and opacity. I wish I could switch between these tools using ALT, CTRL of SHIFT keys for rapid commenting (while keeping the same color, thickness and opacity - ust like if the Highlight text tool is…

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  8. Stop asking to save when I did not modify the document!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Stop asking to save when I did not modify the document!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! It is so annoying. Come on. Customers expect more from you by now. Plenty of other services out there.

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  9. Too many comments (of any type) create lag

    I am studying a pdf and when I have arrived at almost 2000 comments adobe started not working well. For example after having underlined a word Adobe block for a few seconds and then restarts. I trid checking for uploads and restoring the version but nothing.

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  10. Adobe Acrobat Reader DC blocking the Ooutlook 365

    Hi,

    after provided more tests were found that (in my case) reason and solution (I saw that behaviour from August 2020 to till now)

    Description of workaround and provided steps
    - Openned pdf document in Adobe Acrobat Reader DC (still updated version, recently 2020.013.20074),
    - In Adobe File/Share file/Outlook message (Office 365 still update, recently version 16.0.13530.20132, 64bit),
    - Then is automatically opened Outlook new message,
    - message is fulfilled with the data and addresses, then click on send,
    - Outlook and Adobe are still opened,

    • standard work in both and next application (time to time (hapened not always, olny…
    1 vote

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  11. Adobe Reader DC - crash during save after created signature of pdf file

    Hello,

    Problem description
    Adobe Reader DC - crash during save pdf file after created signature

    Used SW
    - Win 10 (ver 10.0.19042.685)
    - Adobe Acrobar Reader DC 2020.013.20074

    in Adobe Acrobar Reader DC is document digitally signed and during saving the pdf file is Adobe Reader crashed (it is happened from last update of DC).
    Attached dump reports for further analysis (link valid till 7th January 2021, xou can download dump files from link https://osram-my.sharepoint.com/:f:/p/m_salka/EvkOvT59codChrmsyZA-VdoBurOAkScYaTK02S-x38wIiw?e=CIDs9x).

    If is needed to extend the validity of OneDrive link, please contact me.

    Please give me feedback about result of your investigation and repair.…

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  12. On MacOS you handle multiple monitors very badly

    I have the PDF view on my other monitor, not the laptops. When a dialog box comes up (search: no more instances) it ALWAYS goes to the laptop screen and is hidden. And of course it is model, so I need to find the stupid thing and press OK (another design friggen issue!)

    To do this, I have to go down to my task bar, on the PDF viewer icon, right click to show all windows, and then finally the model dialog box pops up, on the laptop screen, not where the other window is.

    PLEASE FIX!

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  13. Blur tool in Photoshop for iPad

    Photoshop for iPad is of great importance especially for natural work with a pencil. Especially with tools like brush, eraser ... But why isn't the "blur" tool available in Photoshop for iPad? This tool is directly designed for the pencil, according to my experience. Would it be possible to supplement it?

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  14. cannot open document from flash disk which is diacritical

    Cannot open document from flashdisk which is diacritical (for example přednáška.pdf), but from C: and from computer is everything ok.

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  15. "round-trip" backlinks for endnotes

    At the moment, endnotes in pdfs are hyperlinked to the endnote page, but there is no "round-trip" backlink from the endnote entry number back to the point of origin in text - as there is in epub documents.
    This would be a very useful feature!

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  17. Acrobat Reader DC Blocks Application Menu and Closing When Unauthenticated Mac OS X

    I've found in using Acrobat Reader DC with an account for Mac OS X that when you open the application and are prompted for a password, you cannot click the Quit option (among others) in the application menu in the toolbar nor can you click the red X button in the upper left of the main application. You can't even close out Reader by right clicking in the dock and selecting Quit, something about the authentication form completely blocks other interaction with the application. Neither can you click the X in the authentication form. It is active, which is very…

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  18. Fraction line disappears with High-contrast colors (Kind of Dark Mode)

    In a pdf containing fractions, the line that separates numerator and denominator is not visible with High-constrast colors on, even if you zoom in. Tried with "White text on black" option

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  19. Can not add Thai comment

    This current version of Adobe Reader can not add a Thai language comment. When I start typing, it freezes a bit and terminates. It happens every time.

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  20. Adobe Reader is not accessible for persons with visual disability

    Menus are not readable with a voiceover application.

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