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by dasy2k1
Mon Sep 03, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: *Editor wish list*
Replies: 28
Views: 3202

Re: *Editor wish list*

Never mind, ive just found the button to change it and its much better now
by dasy2k1
Mon Sep 03, 2018 12:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: *Editor wish list*
Replies: 28
Views: 3202

Re: *Editor wish list*

Classic view... as in back to the v6.x style view rather than the current MS office ribbon clone which adds 4 clicks to switch between the tools i use the most instead of 1! (i now have to go from Home tab, to comment tab, select the comment type i need, then go to the commenting format tab then bac...
by dasy2k1
Fri Sep 08, 2017 9:51 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Text Box Properties
Replies: 8
Views: 587

Re: Text Box Properties

example of when you have loads of custom comment styles in the typewriter tool
by dasy2k1
Fri Sep 08, 2017 9:46 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Lost UI menus SOLVED
Replies: 5
Views: 487

Re: Lost UI menus SOLVED

Thanks that fixed it,
after making sure i unchecked the box for my preset comment styles! phew
by dasy2k1
Fri Sep 08, 2017 9:43 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Text Box Properties
Replies: 8
Views: 587

Re: Text Box Properties

if you long press the typewriter or text box tools then open comment style pallets,
you can then clone the style twice, change the font size on one, then you have that size as a shortcut in the dropdown from the button, I use this feature all the time.
by dasy2k1
Fri Sep 08, 2017 9:37 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Lost UI menus SOLVED
Replies: 5
Views: 487

Lost UI menus SOLVED

Hi, I appear to have randomly lost all my UI menu buttons, they were visible yesterday but have dissapeard this morning, I have the menu bar, (f9) but none of the other tool bars, when i go to veiw toolbars they are all ticket but there is no effect by ticking and unticking them... apart from the ch...
by dasy2k1
Thu Sep 07, 2017 1:27 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: comments on vector PDFs SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 983

Re: comments on vector PDFs SOLVED

ahh that print as images, sadly it made no differance,
was thinking that you meant to tell the pdf xchange printer to print from the CAD program as an image but i couldn't find any such option in the settings
by dasy2k1
Thu Sep 07, 2017 9:41 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: comments on vector PDFs SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 983

Re: comments on vector PDFs SOLVED

and I have just found a better work around,

document, backgrounds, add background, white 100% opacity
and it prints fine then!
by dasy2k1
Thu Sep 07, 2017 9:38 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: comments on vector PDFs SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 983

Re: comments on vector PDFs SOLVED

sorry for the very late reply, I managed to solve it at the time by printing to a peice of paper and rescanning,

how do i print the document as an image to begin with from the pdf Printer plugin?
by dasy2k1
Tue Jun 13, 2017 10:08 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Do you want to close all opened documents?
Replies: 11
Views: 1441

Do you want to close all opened documents?

every time i click on a PDF link within the PDF xchange editor plugin to IE/Firefox i am getting the following dialog box Do you want to close all opened documents? yes and dont ask again yes no this generally causes the plugin to crash before you can click anything anyway, this has only happened si...
by dasy2k1
Tue Nov 01, 2016 12:20 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Remove icon in windows explorer preview
Replies: 3
Views: 427

Re: Remove icon in windows explorer preview

Many thanks, that has fixed it!
by dasy2k1
Tue Nov 01, 2016 11:45 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Remove icon in windows explorer preview
Replies: 3
Views: 427

Remove icon in windows explorer preview

When I preview a file in windows explorer which is very useful for renaming scans, I get a large PDF exchange icon in the bottom left corner unfortunately this always covers the title block of the scan which means I cant rename it from the preview...

is there any way to turn this off?
by dasy2k1
Fri Oct 07, 2016 11:19 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Max. page-size in PDF?
Replies: 24
Views: 5989

Re: Max. page-size in PDF?

I also have this issue, we regulary get PDFs from our clients that are longer than 5080mm (420mm x 5450mm is the latest) we are expected to work on these and send them back which is currently impossible as none of our software supports this.... it is an absolute contractual requirement that these PD...
by dasy2k1
Thu Sep 08, 2016 11:28 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature Request - Stamps from Comments
Replies: 19
Views: 1421

Re: Feature Request - Stamps from Comments

You mean beyond the groupings/organisation offered in "Summarise Comments"? Indeed... I quite often end up annotating PDFs with quite complex vector artwork using various comment tools unlike most vector drawing programmes (many of which I cant get the pdf as a background ) I don't seem to be able ...
by dasy2k1
Tue Sep 06, 2016 3:57 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature Request - Stamps from Comments
Replies: 19
Views: 1421

Re: Feature Request - Stamps from Comments

I will bear this one in mind,

another fantastic feature for me would be the ability to group comment mark-up items into one virtual item
by dasy2k1
Tue Sep 06, 2016 3:42 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF's from PDF-XChange Standard V6 allow not to select text
Replies: 3
Views: 807

Re: PDF's from PDF-XChange Standard V6 allow not to select t

Might also want to make sure any print as images settings are turned off
by dasy2k1
Tue Sep 06, 2016 3:41 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: can not resize or move stamps and text box
Replies: 7
Views: 787

Re: can not resize or move stamps and text box

I was just about to post have you tried turning off exclusive mode..... its a very handy too especially if you are drawing lines and boxes all over the page often with other things such as custom stamps and text on top of these (I often use a white box as tippex on a scan before replacing it with an...
by dasy2k1
Tue Sep 06, 2016 3:38 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF'S WILL NOT OPEN IN BROWSER
Replies: 23
Views: 3216

Re: PDF'S WILL NOT OPEN IN BROWSER

I had similar problems and also could not associate pdfxhcange with the .pdf extension in windows (7 enterprise)

the settings within PDFXc solved this, perhaps it should be able to set it as the default programme using windows default programmes as well as though the settings itself
by dasy2k1
Tue Aug 16, 2016 8:30 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: comments on vector PDFs SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 983

Re: comments on vector PDFs SOLVED

never mind, have created a test image that demonstrates this....

attached is the PDF as printed from the CAD (using PDF exchange printer)
an annotated version
a screen grab of how it looks on screen which is exactly what I want to print
and a scan of the print of the image
by dasy2k1
Tue Aug 16, 2016 8:14 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: comments on vector PDFs SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 983

Re: comments on vector PDFs SOLVED

Is there any way of sending a doc to you to look at without uploading it publicly?
by dasy2k1
Thu Jul 28, 2016 5:15 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: comments on vector PDFs SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 983

comments on vector PDFs SOLVED

One of the main uses I have for PDF Xchange editor is to add coloured comments to scans of a document that are then sent to site for installation, one of the main features I use is the screen colour blend mode which changes black lines on my scan (the scans are always black and white) into whatever ...
by dasy2k1
Fri Jun 03, 2016 8:50 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: [feature request] tweaks to comment handling
Replies: 1
Views: 259

[feature request] tweaks to comment handling

I love this software and use it at work a lot for editing scanned diagrams the 2 biggest things I would like to be able to do that currently I cant do are: 1: be able to group comment items, when you have a number of lines, stamps and other comment items that need to stay together I would find a gro...
by dasy2k1
Fri Jun 03, 2016 8:43 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: [Feature request] hatching and pattern fill
Replies: 1
Views: 311

[Feature request] hatching and pattern fill

Something that I would find very useful with the box comment tool and the polygon tool would be to be able to select coloured diagonal or cross hatching rather than a solid fill. ideally with the width and spacing of the hatches (and the angle) configuarable It would also be useful to me to have the...
by dasy2k1
Fri Jun 03, 2016 8:37 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Can't get highlighter to work
Replies: 21
Views: 2733

Re: Can't get highlighter to work

Highlighting scans is still possible, just use the box comment tool and set the colour mode to multiply, instant highlighter!
by dasy2k1
Mon Feb 15, 2016 1:12 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Rollout comment palette
Replies: 3
Views: 417

Re: Rollout comment palette

Thanks. Don't really have the capacity to roll out via command line (only rolling out to one small department rather than the whole business) but I can easily create a zip of all the stamps needed and the settings and a simple instruction sheet for the users to import all the settings and stamps. th...
by dasy2k1
Mon Feb 15, 2016 12:11 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Rollout comment palette
Replies: 3
Views: 417

Rollout comment palette

Just been looking at
http://www.tracker-software.com/knowled ... -all-users
for rolling out a large set of custom stamps to multiple users.

is there a similar way of rolling out comment styles (from the comment styles palette) ?
by dasy2k1
Mon Feb 15, 2016 11:51 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature request - Highlighting of comments
Replies: 3
Views: 363

Re: Feature request - Highlighting of comments

Thanks a lot! using the square box tool with colour set to multiply does the job fine
Screen mode is also very helpful...

is there an article somewhere that explains all the colour modes fully?
by dasy2k1
Mon Feb 15, 2016 11:01 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature request - Highlighting of comments
Replies: 3
Views: 363

Feature request - Highlighting of comments

Hi there I regularly use PDF exchange to effectively edit scans of drawings using comment boxes to add new content with plain white boxes to remove existing content that is not required any more, It would be great if I could use the highlight tool to then highlight the comments that I have added, is...