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Support for Type 1 fonts

I use a script to use LaTeX equations in Adobe Illustrator documents via the standalone document class. Apparently, this produces Type 1 fonts, and recently I got the message that from January 2023 ...
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Texnic center and Adobe Acrobat DC, again²

I have the same problem with TeXnicCenter and Adobe Acrobat DC Version 2022.001.20169 with 64-bit version like some other users with older DC versions. Everytime I compile with Latex => PDF, the ...
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How can I embed or link to a video in Beamer?

I have made a video which I want to embed into my beamer presentation. However, I couldn't find a way to do it. I did some research and found out that since Adobe had discontinued Flash LaTeX couldn't ...
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TeXnicCenter Adobe Acrobat not working: "Cannot Execute The Command"

I have a deadline to meet, so please be sympathetic if this is a low quality question. Since I'm having the same problem, I have tried variations of the suggestions here: Texnic center and Adobe ...
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Color and Transparency of a Figure in Adobe Acrobat

I usually use TeXShop in Mac to make a document, and I had a problem with figures: The color and fonts are weird when I open the PDF file with Adobe Acrobat. I found a lot of questions and answers ...
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texdoc unable to open Adobe Reader

I've just had to build my system up again since I got a new Mac. I'm running into several problems I'm having problems sleuthing out. One is about using texdoc. When I try to run something like ...
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What is the Flash Player alternative for playing embedded videos in a PDF?

When Flash Player was still being supported, using LaTeX Beamer for presentations, one was able to compile a PDF with embedded videos/gifs in it (using \includemedia[]). The videos were interactive at ...
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Texnic center and Adobe Acrobat DC, again

It is a common problem that TexnicCenter fails to call Adobe Acrobat Reader as the pdf viewer: [DocOpen("%bm.pdf")]... Cannot execute the command. This happens often when there is an ...
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How to configure Adobe Reader DC to open full-screen?

I have TeXnicCenter 2.0 configured to use Adobe Acrobat Reader DC but Adobe opens the PDF file with magnification of 56.9% and also includes bookmark tabs on the left side and another Adobe tab on the ...
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AlexG's code for video presentation

I am using the code presented by AlexG to present videos in slides prepared with beamer. The code can be found here: Media9 is becoming obsolete Dec 2020. Any alternatives for embedding video/audio in ...
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Images open perfectly fine while opening online but when they are opened with Adobe Acrobat reader the borders are missing or of different thicknesses

I am in a strange situation, I have just completed the report and downloaded but when I open it with Adobe Acrobat reader some random image borders disappear. although everything seems good when I ...
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latex-generated PDF has errors in Adobe Acrobat even though it opens fine in the Chrome PDF viewer and Mac OS X Preview

I've generated the following PDF using pdflatex: https://ofir.io/train_short_test_long.pdf It can be viewed perfectly fine if opened in the Chrome PDF viewer or in Preview in Mac OS X, but if I open ...
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Is there any way to convert LATEX characters into an after effects text?

Im doing a project in which I want to display mathematical expressions and equations in my video but after effects doesnt seem to have any tools that allow me to put latex into after effects. For ...
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Is it possible to check whether Adobe Acrobat is used to open the pdf or not?

The question is in the title itself. I want to add some layered structure in my pdf which are shown properly only in Adobe Acrobat (and Foxit partially). Is it possible to show the layered structure ...
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Using Adobe Fonts with (Xe/Lua)Latex

Motivation Although Adobe Fonts is proprietary software (and that's probably the whole issue here...), I think it's also really tempting to use some of the Adobe Typefaces (e.g. Minion Pro, Arno Pro, ...
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Type color and stroke weight with fourier package

I'm trying to reproduce the layout of a certain book for a personal project. By now, I'm convinced that the body text of the book was created with the fourier package. I can recreate it exactly with ...
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Searching in pdf file

I'm not 100% sure whether this is a question for this site, but as the base of the code it tex I'll post it here. I have a simple file: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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TeXnicCenter not working with Acrobat Reader

Even after updating to R20 in the PDF section, TeXnicCenter is not opening Acrobat Reader. I'm using Adobe Acrobat Reader DC version 2020.013.20074. The old trick does not seem to work.
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\href links are broken with Adobe Reader

I encountered a problem lately that I can't find a reason for. I wrote a command "infopage" which is placed in my .cls-File and does look like the following: \newcommand{\infopage}[2]{% \...
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Problem listening to a WAV file embedded into a beamer presentation using Adobe Reader [closed]

I have embedded a .wav file to a beamer presentation using \sound command. The wav file is sampled at 22050 Hz and has 16 bits/sample. \sound[autostart, inlinesound, samplingrate=22050, bitspersample=...
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Error "I can't write on file `filename.pdf'. \begin{document}"

I'm almost done writing my thesis but all of a sudden MiKTeX 2.9 is not able to compile the document anymore (I hadn't use it for a few weeks, and it worked completely fine then). I am using PdfLaTeX ...
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Adobe unable to display images in pdf from texshop

I'm quite frustrated trying to submit a paper for review. I am getting an error message from Adobe Acrobat Reader DC (Software says it's up to date). I am on a Mac 10.15.2 I am using Texshop 4.44 ...
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TeXnicCenter & Adobe Reader DC in 2020

This question is similar to this one: TeXnicCenter & Adobe Reader DC. How to configure TeXnicCenter to work with Adobe Reader DC? I have used the solution(s) listed on that linked question ...
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Tikz & Adobe Reader Rendering Problem

I generated a surface plot with Tikz and get some weird rendering when opening the document with Adobe Reader DC Version 2019.021.20058. Opening the document with Sumatra PDF works fine and the ...
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How to make a pop up notice in adobe acrobat using LaTeX?

How to make a pop up notice in adobe acrobat using LaTeX? e.g. How can I simulate the left below corner pop up that shows page size by mouse hover.
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What is the following tooltip when I hover on it?

Here is an screenshot from J. M. Lee book (Riemannian manifolds 2018) (page 15): (I think) It has been defined by \font\ursymbol=psyr at 12pt \def\urpartial{\mbox{\ursymbol\char"B6}} But when I ...
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Isn't LaTeX a complete software for producing books?

Many PDF of math books that I have, I am sure (99%) that they has been typesetted using (Pdf)LaTeX. But when I check their properties in PDF reader, the PDF producer name isn't (Pdf)LaTeX surprisingly ...
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Detect and act on tampering/re-printing of PDF

Is there a way to make a LaTeX-produced PDF file appear wildly different if someone has modified it (i.e. by opening it in a PDF reader application, and using the "Print to PDF" feature)? In short, I ...
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Connect .swf with media9

I found out that it is possible to call external javascript in an browser with my interactive .swf document using the ExternalInterface provided by Adobe. That means, that with e. g. button clicks I ...
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Set minimum Adobe Reader version for PDF file in meta data

How to set a minimum version of the Adobe Reader to open a PDF file? There is a property like this: The highlighted texts says: "Can be opened with: All Acrobat-Versions" So how to change this in ...
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Does LaTeX (lualatex) have the Adobe Illustrator equivalent of "Outline" mode?

I am working with a manufacturer (there are some language barriers) who is asking for the "outline" of some of my pdfs. What they mean: they want what Adobe Illustrator does in its "Outline" submenu. ...
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TeXnic Center not interacting with Adobe Reader [duplicate]

Every time I do a pdf build, TeXnic center opens my Adobe Acrobat Reader DC (version 2019.010.20098), but does not actually open the document in the Reader; I have to do that manually from the File ...
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Replace Glyph with Another Glyph (Adobe Garamond Pro Dot Operator)

Adobe Garamond Pro does not include U+22C5, the dot operator, as shown here on the Y axis multiplier: Is there any way to replace just instances of the dot operator with another glyph, such as ...
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Form: Height of TextField until the end of page

I have a tabular arrangement of Textfields. Is there a simple method to enlarge the text field down below -dynamically- until the end of the page? \documentclass[fontsize=14pt]{scrreprt} \usepackage[...
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Form: How to change the font into TextFields globally

I would like to have typewriter-font into my pdf-form. So I find out the mechanism \TextField[width=5cm, name=NAME,value=Font manually changed, format = { var f = this.getField('NAME'); f.textFont = '...
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Form: 'TextField's and digsigfield in a table

Note: Question is kin to Form: Tabular arrangement of 'TextField's and digsigfield I use digsig.sty from Martin Lottermoser http://home.htp-tel.de/lottermose2/tex/dist/digsig.sty How can I ...
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Form / digsig.sty: How to add a 'value' into a digsiffield

I use digsig.sty from Martin Lottermoser http://home.htp-tel.de/lottermose2/tex/dist/digsig.sty Is it possible to add a 'value' into a digsigfield like into a TextField? \documentclass[fontsize=14pt]...
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Form: Tabular arrangement of 'TextField's and digsigfield

I use digsig.sty from Martin Lottermoser http://home.htp-tel.de/lottermose2/tex/dist/digsig.sty How can I arrange two 'TextField's and one digsigfield in this shape, as seamlessly as possible? MWE: ...
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Form: How to put Form-Fields perfectly into table cells?

What can I do that the TextFields etc. (except for a small "outer sep") fit exactly into the table cells (with their set dimensions)? \documentclass[fontsize=14pt]{scrreprt} \usepackage{tabularx, ...
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Form: How to nest several forms?

Ich I have a sub-form % Form02 \documentclass[]{standalone} \usepackage[]{hyperref} \begin{document} \begin{Form} \TextField[name=Two,width=5cm,]{Form 02:} \end{Form} \end{document} Is it possible ...
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Form: A drawing as a form field

Can I implement the following as a form, to set the cross mark? A Form-Document: \documentclass[parskip=half, paper=a4,]{scrartcl} \pagestyle{empty} \usepackage{selinput} \SelectInputMappings{...
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Adobe Reader makes TexNicCenter crash - Alternative Sumatra

Since today, without having changed ANYTHING to the configuration, Adobe Reader does not work correctly with TexNicCenter anymore. Any time I try to preview a document, TexNicCenter crashes. I suspect ...
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Adobe Reader always asks for saving when using eforms and hyperref packages

I am creating a series of laboratory exercises for my University. Thus, I created a .cls file that includes every package and applies any format I need. Among the included packages is the eforms ...
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How to fix the font size of pdf after running in winEdt? [closed]

I am writing a dissertation (Thesis) using WinEdt editor. After saving and clicking on Pdf Texify, the pdf file always open at 46.9% zoom. How can I permanently fix the pdf size to open at 100% zoom? ...
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Adobe Reader XI reports corrupted PDF for pdfTeX compiled combination beamer + overlay + textblock + includgraphics

The following M(N)WE is compiled with latexmk using pdfTeX 3.14159265-2.6-1.40.17 (TeX Live 2016) (Debian). \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[absolute, overlay]{textpos} \begin{document} \begin{...
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Using TikZ package makes PDF corrupted for Adobe Reader

Recently while creating a newsletter using PaperTeX class I wanted to use the TikZ package for inserting a background image, but after using the package the resultant PDF is not being loaded ...
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What features of PDF produced by TeX and Co determine its interpretation by other programs

This is a revision of my previously posted question that was put on hold. In short, I would like to know how different fonts are embedded in PDFs and interpreted by other programs. It is my naïve ...
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WinEdt: How to open the new PDF compiled without closing the old-one?, compiled minutes ago [duplicate]

Using WinEdt 10.2 on Windows, when I compiled a doc, automatically WinEdt opens the PDF with Acrobat Reader. And If I didn´t close that viewed file, I recompiled again and WinEdt closes the old PDF ...
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PDFTexify Errors [duplicate]

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 ...
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WinEdt has stopped being able to close pdf files [duplicate]

Ulrike Fischer's answer shows the previous similar questions are all out of date. The latest of them, Problems with Adobe Acrobat Pro DC 2017 and WinEdt refers to AcroviewA17 and AcroviewR17 and ...