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Adobe Reader XI opening file problem

I have the following error message in AR XI : There was an error opening this document. This file cannot be found when I try to open a pdf document by clicking-right on it, both with default ...
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Associate a wine program to right click

I've just installed Adobe Reader XI on ubuntu 14.04, but I can't have this program on right click. I used to some times ago, but I don't remember how to do that. I tried some .desktop file in ...
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How can Adobe Acrobat Reader be installed in Ubuntu 15.04?

It's getting silly that there doesn't seem to be alternative that can deal with JavaScript-driven vector animations in PDFs, but c'est la vie: how can Adobe Acrobat Reader be installed in Ubuntu ...
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Adobe Reader 9.5.5 unable to Print Pdf afte upgrading to ubuntu 15.04

I've upgraded from 14.10 to 15.04. Now my Adobe Reader 9.5.5 won't print pdf. qpdfview is working fine but I need Adobe Reader 9.5.5 to print booklets. The printing status shows Processing but doesn't ...
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Adobe DRM Documents in Ubuntu 14.04

I have books from the library that have DRM in says it can be opened in the following formats: Microsoft Windows Media Player 11 Adobe Digital Editions I tried to install all of these in Ubuntu ...
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Acrobat XI Pro like pdf reader

How do i install a pdf reader like acrobat XI pro which lets me highlight text, has text recognition and lets me combine and convert pdf from and to other formats?
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Adobe Acrobat Reader version 10/11 & Ubuntu 14.04

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 desktop. I have enabled the partners repo & installed Adobe Reader 9.5.5 OK. Unfortunately, I need Adobe Reader version 10 or 11 for the particular .pdf file I'm using. If ...
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is it possible to install Adobe Reader X or X1 in Ubuntu 14.04?

If it is, can you please provide the steps?
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Acroread deamon

I have installed the Adobe Reader and it works fine. But whenever I start Ubuntu there will also start a process called acroread. This process probably enhances the speed if you open the Adobe Reader. ...
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Adobe reader doesn't scale correctly

When I open a pdf file with Adobe Reader 9.5.5 and I drag it to the top to make it go fullscreen the pdf doesn't scale correctly. As you can see below, the pdf remains the same size, and only the ...
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Adobe reader and terminal

i want to open Adobe Reader via terminal and pass some pdf files' absolute paths to it to open them like for instance for virtualbox in terminal u can write that to start VM "virtualbox --startvm ...
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certificate signed pdf

Our Company uses pdf's secured by an .pfx. You must import the .pfx - certificate to read this document. I've tested evince but it can't handle that. It works fine with the latest Adobe Reader for ...
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Gtk-Message: Failed to load module “unity-gtk-module” Ubuntu 14.04

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 recently on my computer. After I followed this link to install Adobe pdf reader, ever time I use xdg-open to open a pdf file, there are tons of message showing on my screen: ...
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Trouble downloading Adobe Reader in Xubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I been trying to install adobe reader from Synaptic Package Manager but I keep getting a error message. Are any of you experiencing the same error or bug? I even tried downloading it from the Terminal ...
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Adobe acrobat reader 9 . No read out loud function

I need help in activating the read out loud function in Acrobat reader 9. I have Ubuntu 14.04.1 64 bit edition and I installed the missing 32 bit libraries but nothing works and the reading tab in ...
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Adobe Reader for Linux discontinued [duplicate]

I can't find the download for adobe reader any more. I installed it about a month or two ago on my other machine. AM I BLIND? http://get.adobe.com/reader/download/
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Acroread can't edit annotations: Commenting Not Allowed

so I started annotating a pdf on a windows machine but then I wanted to make some changes on my linux machine later. I have the native linux acroread 9 installed which can do comments but there's a ...
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Adobe Reader (acroread) 64 bit looks bad

I installed acroread on Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit with gdebi (also tried dpkg and via repository "deb http://archive.canonical.com/ precise partner"). The result looks bad. For example the open-dialog is ...
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ubuntu software center and update manager is not working

my update manager is not working and showing the message E:The package adobereader-enu:i386 needs to be reinstalled, but I can't find an archive for it.
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How do I install Adobe Acrobat Reader from the repository?

How do I install Adobe Acrobat Reader in Ubuntu 14.04 using a Trusty apt repository? This is NOT a duplicate of How do I install Adobe Acrobat Reader?. In Synaptic > Repositories > Other ...
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Making okular notes and comments visible to other pdf readers

Is there a way to make okular comment and reviews for a pdf visible to Adobe Reader and evince?
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How can I uninstall Adobe acroread when nothing else works?

I have checked all similar questions. None of them offer a working solution in my case. This is not a duplicate. Here are the details of my unique situation: $ acroread This causes Adobe Acrobat ...
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Why is the text I piont to in an Adobe menu invisible?

I have Ubuntu 13.10. I recently installed Adobe Reader 9 and the options on the menus are visible, but when I put my mouse over an option it becomes invisible. I think it is highlighting it in white ...
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Simple Scan: PDF does not open on Android (Adobe reader) (dated 1970!)

I have been scanning some documents lately in order to have them with me on my android tablet or smartphone. I share them on DropBox and open them with Adobe reader. The problem is that most of the ...
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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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how to open adhaar card in adobe reader with singed validate

I am Indian and in small business of adhaar card and I can't open the singed PDF document in adobe reader in Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS and there is no alternative that open PDF and validate the signature. So ...
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Adobe Reader tabs illegible: grey on grey

I'm using Adobe Reader 9.5.5 (the default version to my knowledge) on 12.04.3, and the inactive tabs are a nearly-illegible grey on an ever-so-slightly darker grey gradient: How can I improve the ...
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Cannot find Highlight tool in Adobe Reader or Okular [closed]

I use Elementary OS Luna 64 bit. I'm trying to get the PDF annotating tools for highlighting text on PDF documents. I tried Adobe Reader and Okular. But both haven't that feature on my PC. But when I ...
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When executing acroreader it fails with “error while loading shared libraries: libxml2.so.2: cannot open shared object file”

I have downloaded adobe reader 9.5.5 and installed it using gdebi.Now if I click on any pdf it is not starting.I tried "acroread" in terminal and it is showing me this error ...
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How do I get Adobe Reader to print more than one page in 13.10 Saucy?

On my fresh saucy install (64-bit), acroread (9.5.5) only prints one page out of any PDF file. Setting File > Print > Advanced > Font and Resource Policy to Send for each page did not help. ...
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How to delete a folder in /usr/bin? [closed]

I tried to install Adobe Reader 9.bin. In Terminal, I did set the path to /usr/bin. Now I cannot delete this app because it does not work correctly. Please help me out. Thanks in advance. My Ubuntu is ...
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Software similar to acrobat reader

Is there a software on ubuntu in which we have options like highlighting, underlining, marking text of a pdf document, like in adobe acrobat?
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Install wine1.5 not wine1.6

I am trying to use Adobe Reader 10 with Wine in Ubuntu 12.04. The installer doesn't work on 1.4; but the WineHQ database shows it running under 1.5. I tried installing wine1.5 as per the instructions ...
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Cannot reinstall Adobe Reader

I accidentally deleted the files under /opt/ which also included the directory Adobe where the reader was installed. Now I am trying to reinstall it by using the the command sudo apt-get install ...
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Adobe Reader re-installation error

I've installed Adobe Reader from bin file cd "to directory" sudo "bin file" It was working but I've decided to add repos of Acroread so I uninstalled Reader dropping to terminal uninstall file ...
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Network printer recognized but not printing

On my Ubuntu machine, a network printer on LAN is recognized (by just selecting Network on Add a New Printer menu). Applications recognize it too. However the info shown on the printer panel ("System ...
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How do I download Adobe Flash on Ubuntu 12.10? [duplicate]

I'm having trouble on figuring out how to download Adobe Flash and Adobe reader on the newest version on Ubuntu 12.10, Can anyone help me?
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Read out loud feature on acroread

I just installed adobe reader 9(acroread ) package from the ubuntu software center. I am trying to activate the read out loud feature but it doesn't seem to work. I have tried fixes mentioned ...
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Web links in Adobe reader opens Firefox even if another browser (Opera, Chrome) is default

I think that title describes my problem clearly. Clicking a hyperlink in Adobe Reader opens Firefox, but I have another browser set as default. Does anyone know a solution? regards Jan
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How to install Adobe Reader X in Ubuntu?

I want to install Adobe Reader X (10 or 11) in my system. But there is no native application available for Linux. After doing Google I have seen that Adobe Reader 10.1.14 is given gold rating with ...
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Installing adobe acrobat reader firefox plugin ubuntu 12.10

I want to install adobe acrobat reader plugin in ubuntu 12.10. I tried enabling medibuntu and searched for mozilla-acroread and acroread-plugins, but the search yielded no results. I have adobe ...
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Problem opening some PDF files

I have a PDF form I need to fill in. But I cannot open it, the message displayed is: "To view the full contents of this document, you need a later version of the PDF viewer", plus a link to adobe. I ...
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Will Adobe Reader 9.5.3 be offered in partner repository?

Will there be an Ubuntu package in the Canonical Partner repository for the security update Adobe Reader 9.5.3? ...
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Can adobe reader run from 64-bit Ubuntu?

I installed it but when I try to run it nothing shows. On Adobe's requirements for Ubuntu page it says: "32-bit Intel® Pentium® processor or equivalent" Can I infer from it that adobe reader doesn't ...
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Why i cannot comment with my Acrobat reader 9.5.1?

I downloaded Adobe acrobat 9.5.1 reader software package from Adobe's site. The .deb extension. But i cannot see the comment menu under the tools, in any pdf file that i am trying to comment
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How to install adobe reader .bin download from Adobe [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Adobe Acrobat Reader? I am having Ubuntu operating system. I have downloaded file AdbeRdr9.5.1-1_i486linux_enu.bin file from Adobe. It is located in my ...
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Cannot open adobe reader on Ubuntu 12.10 64bits

I downloaded AdbeRdr9.5.1-1_i386linux_enu.deb from the official website and installed it. Nothing wrong happened during the installation. But when I click Adobe Reader's icon, it has no response. ...
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Embedded .swf file in .pfd-Ubuntu 10.04

I have just finished a presentation in LaTeX. In this very .pdf file I have included a .swf animation(done with adobe flash CS5 in windows) which starts when you click on it. While I have already ...
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Problem with Canonical partners repository?

I enabled the canonical partners repository but I can't install Acrobat reader (acroread). I've found only a few programs in Ubuntu Software Center in the Canonical Partners section. Is this bug due ...
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Cannot install Acrobat Reader on Ubuntu 12.04.1

I have been trying to install Acrobat Reader on my Ubuntu 12.04.1. In the be;ggining, I tried to install it from the software-center, but it crashes with the report: (Reading database ... 189311 ...