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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Why I can not open this specific PDF file?

I am trying to read documentation from Genode OS. This is the provided PDF documentation: http://genode.org/documentation/genode-foundations-16-05.pdf I am using Ubuntu Linux 16.04, and when I try ...
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Updated software to view pdf annotated with Windows' Acrobat Reader

I have a pdf file that was annotated by Acrobat Reader in Windows. When I open it in Okular or Evince or qpdfview I can see some of the comments, depending on the type, but not all of them. The only ...
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How to Install Adobe Acrobat in Ubuntu 16.04?

I know the thread How do I install Adobe Acrobat Reader deb package downloaded from Adobe website? However, there is no Linux anymore in the installation site here. Unsuccessful attempts I do ...
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Cannot open 'PDF portfolio'

How can I open a pdf portfolio (pdf file which contains multiple pdfs) that was made with Adobe on Mac or PC? I've tried FoxIt, Evince, and qpdfview but none of them work. I get a message saying "...
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Cannot copy text from Acrobat reader on Ubuntu

I'm using Adobe Reader version 9.5.5 04/26/2013 on Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS. I can select some text in Acrobat reader, I can use the menu Edit->Copy but when I paste in Gedit, nothing happens and nothing is ...
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PDF file demands latest Acrobat, how can I read it?

I downloaded my college transcript and the file demands the latest version of Adobe Acrobat. After poking around I downloaded Adobe Reader 9.5.5 but the PDF won't cooperate since that program's too ...
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ubuntu vs windows adobe products [duplicate]

Considering ditching windows 10 altogether.. But one of my main concerns is losing adobe acrobat. What is the best free and paid pdf editors for ubuntu? Need to be able text. Also is there anything ...
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How can Adobe Acrobat Reader be seriously installed in Ubuntu 15.04?

None of methods that are suggested here work on my laptop. Do you know another way to install it?
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Install Adobe Acrobat XI with wine

Adobe Acrobat XI has a silver rating on WineHQ, meaning it should work, right? I right click acrobat.exe, and the installation wizard pops up and installs successfully with no errors. However, I tick ...
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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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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 Acrobat ...
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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!