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This morning, WinEdt 10.2 start exhibiting the problem with Adobe Reader DC in that I have to close the reader each time I want to compile with PDFTexify. Here is the error that I get:
Cannot Open DDE Link to: C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Acrobat Reader DC\Reader\AcroRD32.exe Service" AcroviewA17 Topic: Control
I have already tried reinstalling WinEdt with the latest build and the Adobe Reader is up-to-date. I have also tried the modifications discussed in previous forums in editing through the options interface.
I have also tried editing the Adobe.edt file which now reads:
// As of Adobe DC DDE Service is version-dependent (eg. AcroViewR17 or AcroViewA17) Assign(!'Acro-DDE_Service',!'Acroview'); // Adobe Blues: Registry does not contain proper value for Adobe X! // http://forums.adobe.com/message/3323310 IfNum('%!3','10','<',!'JMP(!"DDE_OK");'); // Add R or A + Major Version... //UF LetReg(4,'R%!3'); LetReg(4,'R17'); //\UF FindInString("%$('PDF-View');",'Acrobat.exe',1,2,1000,1); //UF IfOK(!"LetReg(4,'A%!3');"); IfOK(!"LetReg(4,'A18');"); //\UF Assign(!'Acro-DDE_Service','%$("Acro-DDE_Service");%!4'); // Prompt('DDE Service: %$("Acro-DDE_Service");');
Does anyone have any other suggestions?