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by HaPe
Sat Apr 27, 2019 11:10 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How to convert an existing form into a fillable PDF easy?
Replies: 3
Views: 513

Re: How to convert an existing form into a fillable PDF easy?

Is there any way how to make an fillable *pdf from non-fillable There have been several requests in the past to have this feature implemented,but as far as I can see it is still not available. https://forum.tracker-software.com/viewtopic.php?f=62&t=30545&p=121800&hilit=hape#p121800 https://www.yout...
by HaPe
Thu Mar 28, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Cropping a photo
Replies: 3
Views: 289

Re: Cropping a photo

Hi petdentist,hi Will, 1.distorting an image shouldn't be a problem.Just select from the menu Edit/image and drag any side of the picture.As longe as the "shift"-key is not pressed during this action the ratio of the picture will be changed. 2. if the quality of a picture is not important one could ...
by HaPe
Sun Jan 27, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: FIND Functioni do not end with ESCAPE key SOLVED
Replies: 4
Views: 321

Re: FIND Functioni do not end with ESCAPE key SOLVED

hafeesh wrote:
Sun Jan 27, 2019 3:35 pm

Acrobat has this Function.
It works for me the same way as in Acrobat Reader:
As long as the "Find-Search-Box" is active I can press the ESC-key to close it.
Note: I'm still using the older Build 327.1 of the Editor.

HaPe
by HaPe
Fri Aug 24, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Attachments not visible in Attachment Pane
Replies: 8
Views: 671

Re: Attachments not visible in Attachment Pane

At that time, the Editor asks if you want to "Add with auto-number", "Replace existing" or "Skip". In case you click "Replace existing", the Editor closes after a few seconds and then just re-starts without re-opening the document. Thanks Willy, yes that happened in my case.I thought it might have ...
by HaPe
Thu Aug 23, 2018 10:17 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Attachments not visible in Attachment Pane
Replies: 8
Views: 671

Re: Attachments not visible in Attachment Pane

Hello Daniel, the problem I have also happens with newly created blank pages. I uploaded a video so that you can see what I am doing. While "rehearsing" my screen capture Editor even unexpectedly closed.This happened,when I tried to attach the same file twice, but I couldn't reproduce it. It is poss...
by HaPe
Thu Aug 23, 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Attachments not visible in Attachment Pane
Replies: 8
Views: 671

Attachments not visible in Attachment Pane

Hello, I have a couple of pdf-files with attachments and as far as I remember I was able to see them in the attachment pane. Looking through my files I found the pages with the attachments and could use them normally. When I open my files with Adobe Reader I can see the attachments without problems....
by HaPe
Fri Aug 10, 2018 10:59 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Question about Merge Pages-Feature
Replies: 14
Views: 1053

Re: Question about Merge Pages-Feature

The issue here appears to be that during the split, you're using this: Cheers, Oh man - this does work ! I just did a test with a "long" pdf-page.Split it in different pages ,deleted pages and merged the leftover ones back into one page.Excellent! It works exactly the way I wanted it. Never thought...
by HaPe
Thu Aug 09, 2018 7:22 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Question about Merge Pages-Feature
Replies: 14
Views: 1053

Re: Question about Merge Pages-Feature

Will it become a word-processor in the end ? Hi Willy, I totally agree with your response ! It is not my intention to see PDF Xchange turn into a word processor.It is already such a feature rich application that am still amazed how they can make it work almost perfectly given all the complexity it ...
by HaPe
Wed Aug 08, 2018 11:12 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Question about Merge Pages-Feature
Replies: 14
Views: 1053

Re: Question about Merge Pages-Feature

When the two half pages (210 mm x 148,5 mm) are merged, the horizontal scaling is incorrect. It is only half as width as it should be. Currently, to work-around this problem, you can run a "Merge Pages" to a destination page that is half as width as it should be (105 mm x 297 mm). After this, run a...
by HaPe
Wed Aug 08, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Question about Merge Pages-Feature
Replies: 14
Views: 1053

Re: Question about Merge Pages-Feature

I'd like to test here with your setup. Hi Will, I uploaded another video and also exported the settings. Please check the video if the settings I used are really the same as yours. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vWjux_Z7W5g&feature=youtu.be HaPe - I am off now seeing the doctor,but not because of ...
by HaPe
Wed Aug 08, 2018 11:26 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Question about Merge Pages-Feature
Replies: 14
Views: 1053

Re: Question about Merge Pages-Feature

Thanks for that - I think I see what might be wrong here. Please copy these settings and see if that helps: Hi Will, I am at loss but I can't make it work.There was one setting in the video that was wrong by mistake. Instead "vertical page order" I used "horizontal page order" because I was trying ...
by HaPe
Wed Aug 08, 2018 10:15 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Question about Merge Pages-Feature
Replies: 14
Views: 1053

Re: Question about Merge Pages-Feature

Can you please upload screen-shots that show both your Split & your Merge settings? Thanks, Hi Will, thanks for looking into this. Please watch the video I just created and uploaded: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=od7dyg4v0n4&feature=youtu.be Make sure you watch it in "HD" otherwise it might be bl...
by HaPe
Mon Aug 06, 2018 8:17 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Question about Merge Pages-Feature
Replies: 14
Views: 1053

Question about Merge Pages-Feature

Hello, Splitting a page and merging the split pages afterwards to a new page doesn't keep the aspect ratio of some contents like pictures,whereas the contents of a textbox looks fine.Is there any way/setting to avoid this? I did try various options but to no avail. I attached 2 files to show this be...
by HaPe
Tue Jul 31, 2018 5:17 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: "Insert Pages" Bug ?
Replies: 3
Views: 296

Re: "Insert Pages" Bug ?

Hi Stefan, thanks for your explanation - I knew why I put a question mark behind "Bug"........ I only use form fields in a very basic manner.I didn't realize that there are or could be dependencies from one page to another.Indeed - as you wrote - almost all form fields in both pages have identical n...
by HaPe
Tue Jul 31, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: "Insert Pages" Bug ?
Replies: 3
Views: 296

"Insert Pages" Bug ?

Hello I have two simple pdf-files that contain interactive form fields. The file "1.pdf" already contains some information written into the form fields the file "2.pdf" does not. 1.If I insert 2.pdf into 1.pdf some information of 1.pdf is "copied" over to 2.pdf. 2.If I insert 1.pdf into 2.pdf the in...
by HaPe
Fri Jul 20, 2018 4:32 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature request: Adding/Merge several pictures on one page
Replies: 10
Views: 781

Re: Feature request: Adding/Merge several pictures on one page

Hi Stefan, thanks for your explanation.It is obviously the way the Devs have to deal with all these compression features. I can only repeat what I already wrote: I am very happy with the image tool.No need anymore to run a separate program which was quite awkward. Already re-customized my toolbar by...
by HaPe
Fri Jul 20, 2018 1:55 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature request: Adding/Merge several pictures on one page
Replies: 10
Views: 781

Re: Feature request: Adding/Merge several pictures on one page

But if you disable it explicitly - the contents will be stored uncompressed, and as you have noticed this results in huge files. Regards, Stefan I fully understand that but my original(!) picture-file has the size of 13.7MByte.Why is it necessary to bump it up to 56.67MByte? Wouldn't it be better t...
by HaPe
Fri Jul 20, 2018 10:04 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature request: Adding/Merge several pictures on one page
Replies: 10
Views: 781

Re: Feature request: Adding/Merge several pictures on one page

I tested the image feature thoroughly and achieved even better results compared to the freeware tool. :D :D However while testing various options I encountered an unexpected behavior which doesn't affect me and my preferred settings but you might want to have a look into it: If I just disable the "T...
by HaPe
Wed Jul 18, 2018 7:28 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature request: Adding/Merge several pictures on one page
Replies: 10
Views: 781

Re: Feature request: Adding/Merge several pictures on one page

Thanks Arnold & Stefan ! Yes indeed,that is what I was looking for. I totally overlooked that "Option"-button,when I tried to create a pdf-file via File -> New Document -> From Image Files. It's really time for me to visit an optician. I just tried it and it's perfect. I hope I didn't waste too much...
by HaPe
Wed Jul 18, 2018 2:36 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature request: Adding/Merge several pictures on one page
Replies: 10
Views: 781

Feature request: Adding/Merge several pictures on one page

Yesterday I got inspired by the "Merge pages" thread.I would like to have a similar option for pictures. First of all: 1. to right click on a picture and to select "Open in Editor" from the context menu is awesome. 2. to right click on several selected pictures and and let them have combined in Edit...
by HaPe
Tue Jul 17, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Merge Pages
Replies: 14
Views: 769

Re: Merge Pages

Thanks Stefan and Sasha for replying to my posting

Always appreciated.

HaPe
by HaPe
Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:54 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Merge Pages
Replies: 14
Views: 769

Re: Merge Pages

Cool feature - didn't know that it existed. I just tried it with a new blank pdf-file containing 2 pages. Using the typewriter tool I marked the first page with "1" and the second page with "2". After the merging process I had 3 pages (I kept the original pages)but the information written with the t...
by HaPe
Mon Jul 09, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Adding a Signature Field For Others to Sign PDF
Replies: 5
Views: 396

Re: Adding a Signature Field For Others to Sign PDF

Hi Stefan, thanks for the links.Unfortunately the information given in those links "only" tell users how to apply signatures but I liked the idea that the older tutorials explain how hash sums are created, public and private keys are being used etc I just want to know how all this stuff work togethe...
by HaPe
Mon Jul 09, 2018 2:29 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Adding a Signature Field For Others to Sign PDF
Replies: 5
Views: 396

Re: Adding a Signature Field For Others to Sign PDF

Quick question: I don't need the signing feature but I would like to get familiar with it. I found these two links below about "PDF Digital Signatures" and I am wondering if these tutorials are still up-to-date before "studying" them.I know that the XChange Viewer is out dated. I am only interested ...
by HaPe
Fri Jun 29, 2018 8:00 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Broken links in the builds archive
Replies: 12
Views: 1058

Re: Broken links in the builds archive

@ArchStanton,
your link seems to be working on my machine: I'm offered to download and save the file (I cancelled the download half-way)
Here is another link that might work for you:
https://www.tracker-software.com/versio ... nge-editor

HaPe
by HaPe
Wed May 23, 2018 9:23 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Launch Application Toolbar
Replies: 3
Views: 236

Re: Launch Application Toolbar

Hi Daniel, sorry I wasn't totally correct when I said I cannot run any additional programs. I was mainly concentrating on PDF-Tools v6 and the older PDF Tools 4 I just tried some other random programs and had no problems with them. I was never able to run PDF-Tool 4 (which I still keep for some reas...
by HaPe
Tue May 22, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Launch Application Toolbar
Replies: 3
Views: 236

Launch Application Toolbar

I know that I was once able to launch additional programs listed in the "Launch Application Toolbar". The only program that I can launch is "Adobe Reader DC". Any other manually added programs like PDF Tools won't run - only the hour glass pops up for a couple of seconds and nothing else happens. Th...
by HaPe
Thu May 03, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How to import settings in V7?
Replies: 33
Views: 2866

Re: How to import settings in V7?

David.P wrote:What an amazing support offer, of an amazing company.
I totally agree on that.
Furthermore Tracker not only has an outstanding support it also has an outstanding product !

HaPe
by HaPe
Thu May 03, 2018 3:29 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: File Save As - No option except to save as PDF
Replies: 4
Views: 306

Re: File Save As - No option except to save as PDF

@EButler

to save a pdf as an image do this:
got to File => Export => Export to images

HaPe
by HaPe
Thu May 03, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Digital Signing Forces "Save As..."
Replies: 11
Views: 731

Re: Digital Signing Forces "Save As..."

@sutekh137 Just a suggestion! Don't know if it would work with your DocuWare-program and if it does, it would still be an awkward workaround. Instead of manually clicking through the whole file system you could use "Everything" which is a (very fast) file & folder search program. As soon as "save as...
by HaPe
Sun Apr 29, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF-XChange PRO
Replies: 5
Views: 684

Re: PDF-XChange PRO

@leachj33

you shouldn't post your licence information on the forum.I am actually writing my posting blindfolded.....
viewtopic.php?f=43&t=29686&p=121941&hil ... ce#p121941
by HaPe
Fri Apr 27, 2018 11:05 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Optimization improvements
Replies: 20
Views: 1417

Re: Optimization improvements

Didn't know about PDF24,so I thought I give it a try myself (all "tests" were done with default settings) 17MByte file 43pages => new file size after "compression" : 20 MByte :( 88MByte file 934 pages => new file size after compression : 80 MByte :| compression of the 88 MByte-file took 8 Minutes :(...
by HaPe
Tue Apr 10, 2018 6:10 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Folder / File Locking Issue
Replies: 22
Views: 1137

Re: Folder / File Locking Issue

PDF-XChange Editor holding the files locked in spite of them being closed. We have to completely close out of PDF-XChange Editor for it to allow the folder which the previously opened files were in to be released for moving. Similar problem here.It happened a couple of times that I wasn't able to d...
by HaPe
Wed Mar 07, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Fit width changes to fit page when click on bookmark
Replies: 4
Views: 303

Re: Fit width changes to fit page when click on bookmark

with the option from the above - you will tell the Editor to ignore the zoom change part of bookmarks. Hello Stefan, I almost had the same question as @Renger - so thanks for the hint. I have a downloaded pdf-file where all bookmarks are given the zoom level "Fit Page". Is it possible to select all...
by HaPe
Fri Feb 23, 2018 12:01 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: how to fillable pdf?
Replies: 27
Views: 1753

Re: how to fillable pdf?

... We do not have an automated tool that will e.g. directly create fields over the underlined areas - you have to do it manually... Stefan may have proposed this in the past, but just in case, could this be submitted as a feature request? This is a feature that I also suggested almost 2 years ago ...
by HaPe
Thu Feb 08, 2018 11:27 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Custom menu tab
Replies: 6
Views: 349

Re: Custom menu tab

OK, maybe I do need help. I created a custom ribbon tab. I assume I can put whatever tools I want there? How do I get tools to the custom ribbon tab? Nothing seems to drag and drop into it. Hi emery, I made a short screen video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBJzmDG783g&feature=youtu.be I hope it...
by HaPe
Sun Feb 04, 2018 6:05 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: ALT-key crashes Editor SOLVED
Replies: 31
Views: 2947

Re: ALT-key crashes Editor SOLVED

Resetting the toolbar (which I customized) didn't help me but this time I was able to get a crashdump file.
I attached 2 files in case they are of any use.

HaPe
by HaPe
Sat Feb 03, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: ALT-key crashes Editor SOLVED
Replies: 31
Views: 2947

Re: ALT-key crashes Editor SOLVED

Confirmed! :( I restartet my system trying to reproduce the crash error message that might have given me a crash dump file - to no avail: Editor just closes when hitting the ALT-key. Before the first crash happened my system didn't have a "LocalDumps" - key in the registry. Wouldn't it be useful if...
by HaPe
Sat Feb 03, 2018 8:09 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: ALT-key crashes Editor SOLVED
Replies: 31
Views: 2947

ALT-key crashes Editor SOLVED

After switching to "Full Screen Mode" and hitting the ALT-key (inadvertently) the Editor crashed and showing a message before closing.
Now restarting the Editor (I didn't reboot) and pressing the ALT-key instantly closes the Editor without any message.
Can anyone confirm this behaviour?

HaPe
by HaPe
Sat Feb 03, 2018 1:48 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Difference PDF-XChange Editor and PDF-XChange Editor Plus?
Replies: 3
Views: 331

Re: Difference PDF-XChange Editor and PDF-XChange Editor Plus?

GeoTrail wrote:Difference PDF-XChange Editor and PDF-XChange Editor Plus?
https://www.tracker-software.com/pdf-xc ... ison-chart
by HaPe
Tue Jan 23, 2018 10:31 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Drag & Drop thumbnails of pages
Replies: 1
Views: 301

Drag & Drop thumbnails of pages

When trying to drag & drop a thumbnail of a page from one file to another file, the newly inserted page always pops up after page 1 in the destination file even though I dropped it somewhere else. Please take a look at the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UUnoOL-3NXk&feature=youtu.be I am usin...
by HaPe
Thu Jan 11, 2018 4:46 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: save dialogue position not saving
Replies: 4
Views: 403

Re: save dialogue position not saving

Cecil_WhoDoesMuch wrote:Dialogue resets to screen position 0,0
This is actually my preferred position.If Tracker is going to change this, it would be to my disadvantage.

HaPe
by HaPe
Wed Jan 10, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Easy method for "SAVE AS" ??
Replies: 3
Views: 437

Re: Easy method for "SAVE AS" ??

KenMcC wrote:Easy method for "SAVE AS" ??
You can easily - via "drag & drop" - move the appropriate "Save As" - icon onto the Title bar (Quick Access Toolbar)
That's how I did it.I always prefer the save as function to the save function as I do not want to inadvertently
overwrite the original file.

HaPe
by HaPe
Thu Jan 04, 2018 9:09 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area
Replies: 39
Views: 3518

Re: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area

Nope. Did not work over here. If I place a separator anywhere else, it is visible without me having to change any properties. Only seems to happen at the beginning and end of toolbars. I wonder what a hard breaking separator does? Good question.After knowing how to insert separators I also tried th...
by HaPe
Thu Jan 04, 2018 12:46 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area
Replies: 39
Views: 3518

Re: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area

TrackerSupp-Daniel wrote:Hey HaPE

I've made a feature request for you about that, we cannot guarantee it'll be implemented, but we can guarantee the Dev Team will seriously consider it.
Have a great day!
Thanks Daniel & thanks Patrick for your support

HaPe
by HaPe
Thu Jan 04, 2018 12:10 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area
Replies: 39
Views: 3518

Re: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area

You can add separators - simply right click and choose insert before or after! Thanks Patrick - that was indeed helpful ! Apart from the separators is there also a way to add "empty spaces" and if not would it be possible to make them available in future releases? It's not urgent but they would hel...
by HaPe
Wed Jan 03, 2018 11:26 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area
Replies: 39
Views: 3518

Re: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area

I like using the quick access toolbar (I think you also call it the title bar).
Is it possible to separate icons with the help of "empty" ones like in Firefox ?
I couldn't find any special "separators" or "space bars".Maybe they are already
available and I just don't know how to access them.
HaPe
by HaPe
Mon Dec 25, 2017 3:14 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Single user license
Replies: 4
Views: 544

Re: Single user license

by HaPe
Tue Dec 19, 2017 6:19 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Thank you !
Replies: 1
Views: 230

Thank you !

The customization level of toolbars and Ribbon UI is pretty awesome. Just started to create my own personalized interface and never thought I would have even fun with it. I don't want to know how much time you had to spent to make this happen. Everything just seems right and logical to me when movin...