If you are still having trouble opening up a. Macs tend to have Adobe as the default reader for. Simply save the file as you normally would a Word document, and the file will be saved as a.
Updating is always a good measure. Functionality will have improved, as well as certain security aspects of the program. Updates help safeguard users against malicious attacks when opening up. Looking for Windows version? PDFelement Download Download. Elise Williams chief Editor. Submitted successfully! It doesn't support batch process and OCR.
The most important is that it can't edit existing text in a PDF. Therefore, it's only suitbale for those who only want to mark up PDF files.
If you are looking for PDF editing software on Mac, it is not your choice. As its name conveys, it only allows you to view, comment and sign PDFs. On their webpage they still provide 9. Just downloaded their package, installed it only to find out that I replaced 9. Well done, Adobe. Bonobo 29 June But still I guess they're still not over Steve's dissing of Flash :-D. DevTools-Inc- 29 June Adobe: All your updaters for the Mac-platform require too much work.
Please provide only full packages, so we do not need a thousand updaters, to update Acrobat Reader to the latest version. Donmontalvo 26 May I love how the Adobe dev group creates packages in a fashion that covers their tracks. If you crack open most well written installers, you'll see the directory structure and all the payload in the correct folders. This makes it possible, and much easier, to see what the installer is doing.
Of course, as a job protection method, Adobe dev group creates a package that opens up and shows you nothing in terms of payload and target. Thankfully Adobe is listening. Let's hope they purge their staff of this incompetence at all necessary levels of development. Don Montalvo, TX.
Mr-K 30 April Like many other people here, I have been unable to update my software, on the 3 macs that I have with Snow Leopard "FAIL" but not just to the extent of the update, I am left with a box frozen on my screen about repairing setup for an Adobe Safari plugin I don't want I loved old Adobe products, Photoshop was my bread and butter - but now their hero product is left standing among a layer of Adobe detritus, I am counting the overpriced releases of Photoshop until it also falls.
Its, not the features, its not the ludicrous price, its the laziness and lack of care and attention to their products that leaves me always looking elsewhere. Frankeed 14 April Tried installing it twice. It stalled both times and I ended up killing the install process using force quit. Ironically, it claims to have updated itself -- at least according to the version numbers that appear on the startup screen.
The PDF browser plugin can cause issues in Safari PDFs displaying a black screen rather than contents , so I wouldn't recommend using it if you can avoid it. Donmontalvo 14 April Adobe Reader is nearly irrelevant, except for a few documents that have forms that require Adobe Reader. So we're forced to deploy to our client environments. What a horrible updater. Fails every time, on multiple systems, including one vanilla install of Snow Leopard Who's managing the development of these installers at Adobe?
Jimw 14 April Installer hangs on install unless you have previous installed the Safari Adobe Plug-In which I do not personally recommend that you do. This seems like a poorly tested update and I would therefore suggest ignoring it. Scifi 18 February This needs to be done whenever a Major Update is installed. Joedoelv 18 February What's wrong with this update?
It's failing with message: ditto: can't get real path for source Looks like Adobe just forgot that there is possibility to use case-sensitive HFS. Chrischram 17 February I dutifully downloaded this latest version. I once needed it to fill out tax forms, but that was years ago. So in the dumper it goes. If I need it again I'll know where to find it, but for now it's one less piece of bugware on my system.
Hoot4wvu 17 February Donmontalvo 14 January On first launch, I get "Type your password to allow Adobe Reader to make changes. What changes????!!!!! Geez, Adobe, can you guys get your heads out of the sand?!?!?!?! Ilgaz 13 January So, I we know Adobe Reader has very serious security issues lately, we trust to Adobe and we set Adobe updater "check for updates weekly" adding it to startup Sign Up.
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Read our full PDFsam Basic review. When deciding which of the free PDF editors below to download and use, first consider which bits of your PDF file you need to change. In some cases, especially if you want to change almost all the content of your file, it may be better to use a PDF to Word converter program instead.