Questions tagged [acrobat]

Adobe Acrobat is a family of applications developed by Adobe in order to view, create, manipulate, print and manage files in Portable Document Format (PDF).

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How to add Header/Footer to a zoomed out Acrobat document

We print mobile HTML pages by: 1. Saving a full size png screenshot from Chrome's mobile view. 2. Opening said png screenshot in Adobe Acrobat. 3. Printing using the Poster option set at 30%. On each ...
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Adobe Action Wizard: can I use get text by coordinates use javascript?

Is there a way to use coordinates to get the text? I tried getPageNthWord but I need a range of text from the same location in different pdf files. The word number may change each time. Thank you for ...
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WPF web browser - Zoom function when displaying PDF with the Acrobat control

I'll show content in two separate web browser windows in a WPF application. Typically, this content is PDF or XPS files represented by the Adobe Control or XPS viewer. Image files (eg JPG, PNG etc.) ...
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PDF java tracker

I am looking to create some sort of tracker that will allow me to see how many times a document is opened. Is it possible to create a form field within a pdf that will download a file from a web ...
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Adobe Acrobat Pro Dc - How to use get by name command to show all brench at the Model Tree for 3D

I got sample file and has this command at checkbox javascript var Node2Switch = getAnnots3D(0)[0].context3D.scene.nodes.getByName("9****1().fd********657f723eba029b67a33584da02d48"); ****** are just ...
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Acrobat Pro DC Random Form Field

I have a 2 page form PDF. Page 1 has 3 form fields in it named 'Word1' 'Word2' and 'Word3' and a button. On page 2 I have just one form field. What I want to do is have the single form field on ...
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Pass Value from MS Access to Adobe Acrobat Reader DC

I am creating a database application that will allow users to select a road number from a form in Microsoft Access and open a map to display the road on that form. So far, I have a form that has a ...
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Page Setup Custom Margin is disabled

When i tried to print a pdf, i clicked page setup to reduce the margin size. When i choose the user-defined. I observed the custom margin is disabled. Not sure why. How to enable it. Thanks
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Script to rotate pages in Acrobat

In Javascript for Adobe Acrobat DC, I know about getPageRotation and setPageRotations, but the command looks like it needs a specific page range. How could I rotate every page that is at 90 degrees, ...
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custom calculation with results being in Currency format

I am making a PDF with a custom calculation script and I want to get the product of 2 fields with the results in the format of currency and for the life of me I cant figure it out. I am relatively new ...
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How to check if Presenter Notes fit on page when exporting Keynote to PDF

Often when I export Keynote presentations to PDF including presenter notes they are too long to fit. Hence I'm looking for a way to check programmatically if the contents of exported document overflow ...
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Ungrouping Labels

I am using Adobe Acrobat Pro DC. Under Edit > Edit Text & Images I can Add Text. These, I believe, are labels in the document. But when I add several labels to the canvas and attempt to align ...
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Embedding a Layered PDF into an Access Database

I am constructing a Microsoft Access 2016 (32-bit) database that shows information about roads, and I want to have a control on a form that allows the user to interact with a pdf through Adobe Acrobat....
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Acrobat Booklet PDF is not working as expected

I have a PDF which pages from 1-50..Each Page in single page...1, 2, 3, ..Sequentially.. Right now need to convert the sequential pages to booklet form I followed the steps defined in (https://helpx....
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Detecting pdf page size and usint it as a conditional to apply a specific watermark

I have written an action using JavaScript in adobe acrobat that detects if a page is landscape or portrait orientation and applies a specific watermark based on that. What I would like to do is add a ...
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PDF random Video

I would like to add random videos in a pdf file like when the pdf is opened a one out of few video is playing randomly. I know that in Acrobat you can add Javascript in the pdf file I thought of ...
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Showing and hiding a list box on a spawned template page in Adobe Acrobat Pro

I'm struggling here and I'm hoping I'm just missing some small detail. In a nutshell, I have a PDF file that by default has three pages shown and five hidden template pages. A drop-down form on the ...
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How to change the checkbox click styles in adobe acrobat pro dc?

When first click, it should show check mark. In second click or next immediate click it should show circle style in adobe acrobat pro dc
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Print PDF in Chrome from HTML

I have a problem : I need to print a PDF from an html document. All images sizes together are around 16Mo. And my final PDF with Chrome is like 150 Mo. I tried to do the same with Adobe Acrobat on ...
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Field values not updating immediately - custom calculation script

I have two fields from which I am trying capture the (numeric) values from. They are named BS BEFORE.x and CARBS.x, with x being a value between 0 and 5, depending upon which record number of the ...
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Acrobat nor any other pdf viewer won't print connected line annotations

Similar to this problem, however the solution does not work. Adobe Acrobat Reader doesn't print my drawing on a PDF I use a Boox Max Carta to write and annotate pdf works. The annotations are ...
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An error exists on this page. Acrobat may not display the page correctly. kendo.drawing.exportPDF

I'm having an issue with a PDF generation made by kendo.drawing.exportPDF library in an angular 6 app, the code goes as it follows : kendo.drawing.drawDOM($("#job-container")) .then(function(group) { ...
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Rounding total minutes from a field to populate hours to another field

I am working on a fillable PDF and need a script that will round the total minutes populated into a form field that will populate the nearest hour into another field. Example: total minutes ...
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Adobe LiveCycle Designer: why a linked image are saved as embedded too?

When I open my pdf with Adobe LiveCycle Designer, the editor warns me about a missing linked image. Into the editor, the relative image field show a warning, and that's it's what I expected because ...
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Adding textbox in whitespace to Abobe Acrobat PDF using JS and VBA

I'm trying to add a textbox into an Adobe Acrobat pdf using jsObject (being called from vba script). It needs to be as close to the top right of the page as possible without overlapping with any ...
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Determine if date field is NaN or empty

I offer the following code forreview: //THIS VALIDATES THE DATE ENTERED var cMsg ="The date you entered is invalid.\n\nPlease enter a date that does not pre-date the previous entry date."; var nIcon ...
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While Creating a Custom Keystroke Script in Adobe Acrobat Pro DC initializing variable “AF” deletes whole script

When I attempt to create the following Array var test = ["AF"]; I have tried the initialization in the Debugger and it works fine but it won't work in the PDF. I also tested var test ="AF"; ...
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How to mark all acrobat form fields ending in “x” readonly

I have a loan application as an Acrobat form that takes information from an Applicant and, if applicable, a Co-Applicant. Sometimes, after a Co-Applicant's information has been entered in, it is ...
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Embedded fonts repeat with different encoding

I'm a beginner in pdf making (also in English :) ). I'm changing a pdf-form and I noticed that in the result version it has a lot of fonts displaying at 'file properties' window. Some of them are ...
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Screen alerts in Acrobat stopping VBA code

I have this VBA code that searches through PDF files on my computer. Here is the code: Option Explicit Sub FindTextInPDF() Dim TextToFind As String Dim PDFPath As String Dim App ...
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Acrobat Action: Process all PDFs in a folder, including subfolders (filter by extension)

I'm somewhat new to Adobe Acrobat's "actions" which automate certain things about Acrobat. I'm trying to create a simple action that runs the Accessibility Checker on all PDFs in a folder, including ...
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Acrobat form data - export as XML - add button

Please help - trying to create button on PDF page - need to export to XML not FDF exportAsXML(); - nothing happens ... exportAsFDF(); - exports OK but cannot import to my Excel XML map/scheme
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Trying to autofill a field in a PDF Form with the first Monday of the month. The next field with the second monday

First I am not an experienced programmer. I have a basic understanding. I am using acrobat javascript to accomplish this. I have a pdf form that I am trying to get the Date of the First Monday of the ...
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Javascript function not being called in Adobe Acrobat

I have a PDF form that, until yesterday, was calling nested functions without problem. Then late yesterday, I noticed that all calls to functions outside of the initial command (onClick, etc.) weren'...
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Set Page level transparency blending color space to Device RGB

My requirement is to set page-level transparency blending color space to Device RGB. I am trying to use pdfBox to achieve this. Screenshot is from the Adobe Acrobat reader (Print Production -> flatten ...
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How to access the object in 3d pdf using Javascript in Adobe Acrobat Reader 2017?

I have an object in 3D PDF, from which I need to save the object as an image by animating the 3d model object at various angles. Using https://www.adobe.com/content/dam/acom/en/devnet/acrobat/pdfs/...
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PDFMiner can't read pdf forms that require Adobe Acrobat

So My problem is that I am parsing through these PDF's to extract information with PDFminer and it works for most forms. However there are these other PDF's that won't open unless you use Adobe ...
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Jenkins convert acrobat .fm source files to pdf

we have a huge adobe acrobat books with .fm source file checking in GitHub. I want to automate the PDF generation. How can I generate PDF from command line or using some scripts/code. How can I ...
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How to opitmize scanned PDF files programmatically?

I have a VBScript file that iterates through a designated folder. My end goal is to check for files over 25MB and use Acrobat 9's "Optimize scanned file" feature to make them smaller. Unfortunately, ...
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Concatenating strings with variables in Acrobat

I need to optimize my code for a Acrobat form. I have 30+ checkboxes that look at corresponding fields for numerical values. The code that works is as follows: var a = this.getField("...
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Problems accessing the app.newDoc () application acrobat SDK

I am currently creating an application with Acrobat in .Net C #. But I have problems accessing the app.newDoc () function. c#: mApp = new AcroApp(); avDoc = new AcroAVDoc(); ...
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Printing from AcroRD32 works in console, not in C#

I am trying to print a PDF using the Adobe AcroRD32.exe CLI options in a C# application. The raw command looks like this: cmd /c ""C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Acrobat Reader DC\Reader\AcroRd32.exe" /...
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Connection not stablished to LDAP Directory from Adobe Acrobat

I'm trying to code a connection from an Adobe Acrobat document created with XI Pro to an LDAP directory storing employee basic info. However I'm not able to initiate the connection. The Acrobat ...
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Adding text to a text box with a checkbox in Acrobat

I have a large form that checks the form results against the business logic & policy of a bank. On the form is a place for comments. I want to have the form automatically insert a comment in the ...
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Adobe Javascript Range Error With Splitting/Extracting PDF Pages

Using Adobe Acrobat with JavaScript that splits up a pdf file into pages based on bookmarks. Need some help with the following code. Everything works with the first code snippet, ie export pages ...
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Acrobat Javascript roundtrip to external editor replacing non-English characters

I'm building an interactive PDF with JS in a project which requires language localization, so there's a bunch of strings in the JS with non-english characters. Acrobat seems to support this nicely ...
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Re-checking a checkbox in Acrobat

I have some basic error-checking on my Acrobat form. In one bit of logic, a checkbox can be checked, which then allows the user to fill in information on a second person by setting all the fields to [...
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How to debug this dynamic linking error on OSX?

dyld: loaded: /Applications/Adobe Acrobat Reader DC.app/Contents/Frameworks/ICUConverter.framework/ICUConverter dyld: unloaded: /Applications/Adobe Acrobat Reader DC.app/Contents/Frameworks/...
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Ghostscript - getting “pdfsettings=/ebook” into individual arguments?

I’m creating pdf's for a RIP-engine. Sometimes I have to convert all fonts to outlines and maybe 1/1000 of those pdfs will get stuck while ripping. For the conversion to outlines I use: gs -dBATCH -...
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JavaScript in Acrobat X: Printing Ranges of Pages

In Adobe Acrobat (Version X), I want to send pages of a book in certain, unusual order to the printer. It turned out that this is more difficult than I thought. As Acrobat's print dialogue accepts ...

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