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      Evan commented  · 

      Or perhaps limit the automatic updates to only include bug fixes and security enhancements. Make it so that major releases always require consent? That would be ok.

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          1 comment  ·  Acrobat for Windows and Mac » User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

          Hi,

          Thanks For sharing your concerns.
          We will track this request and will wait for more users asking for the same ask before we have it implemented in the product.

          Thanks
          Ayush Jain

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            1 comment  ·  Acrobat for Windows and Mac » User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

            Hi,

            Thanks for Reaching out to us for your concerns.
            Could you please let me know of the Specific workflow that you are facing issues with while using menu/tools in Adobe Acrobat DC.

            We will help you further in this then.

            Thanks
            Ayush

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              5 comments  ·  Acrobat for Windows and Mac » User Interface  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              Evan commented  · 

              Every other adobe app I've ever used, along with every other non-adobe app I've ever used, makes use of the default operating system 'save as' dialog. Why does Acrobat DC need or deserve its own special save-as dialog? So dumb and annoying.

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                    1 comment  ·  Acrobat for Windows and Mac » Commenting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    Evan commented  · 

                    The new icons are so gross. Totally indistinguishable from one another. And why aren't they colored to match the comment type (red/blue/yellow) anymore??

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                              Evan commented  · 

                              Agreed. There are a ton of critical, frustrating issues on here that they barely even respond to, yet they have time to mess around with icons that I can't imagine anyone ever complained about.

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                                    13 comments  ·  Acrobat for Windows and Mac » Commenting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    Evan commented  · 

                                    Agreed. I would love for you to take a breather. Open the commenting UI from an old version and compare it side-by-side with new version and ask yourselves not which one is subjectively 'prettier', but which is more FUNCTIONAL. Hint: It's the old one. By a mile.

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                                      Evan commented  · 

                                      I HATE the trend of making all icons gray. It is horrible for productivity. The colors were helpful and the colors had a distinct purpose that made sense. Please bring them back.

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                                          Evan commented  · 

                                          Does your UI team exist solely to make our lives miserable??? Interface keeps getting worse and worse with every update. Do people honestly complain to you about things like "Oh...that checkbox sure is ugly I wish it was hidden behind a menu!" or "Oh those colored comment type icons sure are ugly I wish you would make them all gray and indistinguishable from one another!" Could you please stop changing things on a whim because you think the look 'cleaner' and start considering that people are trying to use this program to accomplish actual work?

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                                            Need Info  ·  8 comments  ·  Acrobat for Windows and Mac » Commenting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                            Evan commented  · 

                                            @Anne - thanks, but to clarify, my original stated problem occurs AFTER you double-click on the popup box.

                                            However, you bring up another problem. When you single-click a comment bubble, it opens up in “reading mode” with the yellow background. It allows you to highlight the text, but as soon as you let go it instantly un-highlights it, and then changes the popup to “active/editable” mode (white background) so you have to re-highlight again. That in itself is annoying and stupid. It should not allow you to highlight something if it's only going to instantly un-highlight it. But again this is a separate issue from what I pointed out originally.

                                            @Ven, there is not a time lag that I notice here. Move of a boundary issue. The un-highlighting occurs whenever I move the mouse outside the edge of the popup bubble, regardless of how quickly or slowly I move.

                                            All in all the whole process remains frustrating :(

                                            Evan commented  · 

                                            Thanks for looking into this:
                                            Mac OSX 10.12.6
                                            iMac Retina 5K 2017
                                            Acrobat DC: 2018.011.20038

                                            Issue reproduces with any files that have comments. Even brand new PDFs created directly in Acrobat. Also reproduces on all 4 other iMacs in our office. All using same OS and Acrobat versions, but machines are various ages ranging from 2012-2017.

                                            I don't see a way to attach a file to this comment. But here are the exact steps to reproduce the issue from scratch:

                                            Open Acrobat
                                            File >> Create >> PDF from screen capture (or anything else, doesn't matter)
                                            Click ADD STICKY NOTE tool
                                            Click on page
                                            Type in some comment text
                                            Click POST button
                                            Click the X to close the comment popup box
                                            Click on the sticky note icon on the page to re-open the same comment popup box
                                            Select/highlight the comment text inside the popup box
                                            Roll mouse out of bounds of popup box.
                                            The selected text de-selects itself.

                                            Selecting from the right side panel comments list works correctly (selected text stays selected even when rolling mouse away from it). However, as designers we're very visual and it is much easier for us to work with the comment popups positioned on the actual page. Thanks.

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