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

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Changing default app for PDF

I'm using ubuntu 14.04. I want to set acrobat reader as a default app for PDF files. Right clicking and going "open with" does not get me anywhere because app is not listed. not even under "other ...
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Evince does not see my search string. But why not?

I have got a number of pdf documents (bank account statements), where I regularly need to search for certain kinds of transaction by keyword. Recently I observed that with Acrobat 9 (a very old ...
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Acrobat Reader and second screen

I try to use Acrobat Reader on a second screen. If I open AR on the second screen and ask for fullscreen mode, AR open the fullscreen on the main screen. It is impossible to video project in ...
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Can't print in portrait

Since this morning, I can't print in full size portrait. No matter how I fiddle the printing options, reboot the computer, restart the printer, the hard copy always comes out half size, 2 pages per ...
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Annotating PDFs in Evince and then viewing the output in Acrobat / Adobe products

As I don't use Windows whatsoever and have been a big fan of Evince for some time, I was really happy to learn that Evince now supports the addition of annotations (even if it doesn't support the ...
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PDF viewer/editor [duplicate]

On Windows I use Adobe Acrobat. With that I can create, edit pdf's or just fill in documents. There are programs available for making/editing pdf but they don't work that well. So I am hoping you ...
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Disabling Acrobat Reader's automatic updates

Having installed Adobe Acrobat Reader (acroread) from the Canonical Partner repository on a client computer (Ubuntu 12.04), I was asked if I could turn off the automatic updates. So, does Acrobat ...
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Kubuntu Adobe Acroread hyperlinks

I've installed Adobe Acroread 9.5.5 on my Kubuntu system: Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 13.10 Release: 13.10 Codename: saucy Acroreader won't follow weblinks - ...
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How to remove acroread [duplicate]

After trying to install Acroread I did try to to remove it, with no success, the message follows. Please help me because the software center was disabled as the result sudo apt-get remove acroread ...
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Issues when installing Adobe Acrobat Reader

Actually I'm trying to install the acro reader on my 13.10 Ubuntu desktop. I have activated the Canonical repositoy (already availble in my software packages) by ticking the checkbox but when opening ...
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I have 2 versions of Adobe Reader

I once installed Reader from the Adobe website. It was full of bugs and didn't come with text in the menu so I decided to uninstall it and install a different version. I tried: sudo apt-get ...
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Software Updater showing updates for removed applications

Recently, Software Updater (13.04) showed updates for Adobe Reader. Because I didn't need the application anymore, I didn't download the updates and uninstalled it (through Ubuntu Software Center). ...
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Acroread save settings

How can I get acroread to remember the printing settings I chosse? In particular, I set double sided printing each time and it forgets it next time.
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How do I automate the installation of acroread?

I would like to install acroread via script without interaction. Is there a way to pre-accept the license agreement?
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Multiple errors while installing acroread on Ubuntu 12.10 64b

From here I obtained the latest deb file, double-click that opens Software Center and click install. I got: The package is of bad quality The installation of a package which violates the quality ...
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KFP file in ubuntu?

My print shop provides a KFP file for checking a PDF for print readiness. It seems that this file can be imported into Acrobat Professional (keyword: Preflight Profile), but is a Kinko's File Prep ...
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Can't install acroread - 'dpkg returned an error code (1)'

After running sudo apt-get install acroread, I got the following output Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Suggested packages: libldap2 ...
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Where can I find old versions of Acrobat Reader (<9.4) in deb form?

It turns out that apparently Adobe has disabled movie playback in newer versions (9.4 and up) of Acrobat Reader in Linux. Where can I find deb packages of older versions? The idea is to overwrite ...
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Adobe Reader problem in running: internal error

I just have installed adobe reader using apt-get install acroread. but it does not run, and shows this message: An Internal Error Occured
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PDF reader with Highlighting support and save the file [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I highlight PDFs? I am missing the feature of Highlighting the PDF file directly from reader and saving the changes in the file. This is a feature of Adobe ...
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Acrobat reader in 12.04 64bit version [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Adobe Acrobat Reader? I have recently installed ubuntu 12.04 LTS (amd64 bit version) on my laptop. After installing the AdbeRdr9.5.1-1_i386linux_enu.deb ...
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How do I close Adobe Acrobat from within terminal?

I am writing a shell script in which I must close Adobe Acrobat. What command should I use?
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Is Acrobat reader X coming to Ubuntu? [closed]

Do we know when Adobe release X reader for Ubuntu? It has some good features!