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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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I have installed Adobe reader 9 but it does not run. What can I do? [duplicate]

I have ubuntu 14.04, on a 64 bit macheine. Installed Adobe reader 9, 32 bit version form the acrobat sight. When I right klick on a .pdf file, the Adobe reader 9 is on the top of the list, but it does ...
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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 text on the drop down menus is visible, but when I put my mouse over an option it becomes invisible. I think it is highlighting it in ...
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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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Installing Traditional Chinese language to support adobe reader

Whenever I try to open pdf forms in Adobe reader (version 9.5.5), it prompts a dialog box saying that I need to install traditional Chinese Font to view the contents. I these fonts installed in my ...
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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 ...
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How do I open Adobe files?

I cannot open Adobe files. An ASCI Filter options message pops up and the text is unreadable. I was able to open files but something changed. I am not a computer guru and need help.
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adobe reader 9.5.1 - No text in tab / menus

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04. Download I used was version 9.5.1 and this was the version: AdbeRdr9.5.1-1_i386linux_enu.deb It was downladed from the adobe website and installed it using software ...
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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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12.04/ Firefox and Chrome adobe pdf isnt working

When i try to open a pdf in new tab. the browser errors out with a white screen and if i want to open in Document Viewer, i need a password. on my windows machine, it opens just fine. never showing a ...
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Cannot add additional toolbar buttons in Acrobat reader

I cannot add additional toolbar buttons in Acrobat reader, it says "only available when document rights are enabled" (see the screen-shot bellow). I cannot highlight texts in pdf documents. I have ...
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Adobe reader x64 missing dependencies

I get the error after executing acroread: acroread: error while loading shared libraries: libxml2.so.2: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
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firefox shows only blank screen when opening new pdf

I use ubuntu 12.04 with firefox and adobe pdf plugin. Since ubuntu 11.04 upto 12.04 i have the problem that i can open only one pdf file in the browser. After closing the pdf, firefox only shows a ...
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Disable plugin in Firefox (acroread)

I installed acroread from the repositories, and it has decided it should be the default plugin in Firefox, such that when I click on a pdf, it opens in a Firefox window. Unfortunately, it does not ...
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How can I annotate PDFs so notes are compatible with Adobe Reader for Win/OSX?

I am looking for a tool which allows me to annotate PDFs in Ubuntu and share the PDFs with annotations with people who use OSX or Windows. I cannot assume that the others can or will install special ...
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Problem with adobe-reader

I cannot open the preferences dialog in adobe-reader. I want to uninstall it and get rid of all the configurations. How can I do that? I installed from the binary that was provided in adobe's website. ...
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How to use adobe's pdf reader on chrome

I want to disable the pdf plugin built into Google Chrome, and use the official one by adobe. I was able to disable the built in plugin, I don't know where to get the alternative plugin. Where can I ...
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How to access Ubuntu Files from Windows on a dual-boot machine

I am running a dual-boot with Windows XP and Ubuntu 11.04. Ubuntu has Open Office as part of the install. Occasionally, when using XP, I need to work on a spreadsheet or other Open Office document ...
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How do I install Adobe Acrobat Reader?

I am new to Ubuntu, but I believe I have Ubuntu 11.10 installed correctly. I am trying to install Acroread using AdbeRdr9.4.6-1_i386linux_enu.deb that I downloaded from the Adobe web site. How do I ...
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How to get espeak working?

I'm trying read it loud feature of acrobat, so need a text synthesizer, I've installed espeak and libgnome-speech libraries (it didn't work for acrobat right out of the box) so when I started ...