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by bqxmprij
Wed Feb 13, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: [Cross Post from PDF Tools] How to Combine Many PDFs Interlaced with Coversheets
Replies: 4
Views: 282

[Cross Post from PDF Tools] How to Combine Many PDFs Interlaced with Coversheets

This is a cross post from PDF Tools in case Editor can do this (it does have a combine functionality). Hello- I am hoping you can help. I need to combine 300+ pdfs of different number of pages (which I can do) with sequentially numbered cover sheets (e.g., Cover Sheet 1, Cover Sheet 2, etc.). The co...
by bqxmprij
Fri Jan 18, 2019 11:01 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Form Editing Road Map / Feature Requests
Replies: 1
Views: 147

Form Editing Road Map / Feature Requests

Is there a road map for future updates to the form editing features? I realize that you cannot do everything all at once, but some of these features are really helpful--especially the multi-line feature. Unless I cannot figure out how to operate the software, it appears that the properties of the fo...
by bqxmprij
Fri Dec 14, 2018 11:02 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Where did pdfSaver go in v7 323.1
Replies: 40
Views: 11275

Re: Where did pdfSaver go in v7 323.1

Hello, I am checking in again. It unfortunately looks like this has not been added back to v7 328. Hopefully it will be. I write the following to be helpful and clear in the desired functionality because queuing functionality is desired much more than all of the old features of pdfsaver/job manageme...
by bqxmprij
Sun Jul 15, 2018 6:30 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Is It Possible to Prevent Copying of Text/Images Without Security Settings
Replies: 1
Views: 221

Is It Possible to Prevent Copying of Text/Images Without Security Settings

I realize that I can include a password to prevent certain functionality, such as copying text and images. Is there a way to print a pdf such that the text and images are not copieable? I was hoping "flatten comments" would flatten the images, such that individual images are not easily copied out of...
by bqxmprij
Mon Apr 30, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Where did pdfSaver go in v7 323.1
Replies: 40
Views: 11275

Re: Where did pdfSaver go in v7 323.1

Any update on this? Although I am just one person, I am waiting to buy another pro license.
by bqxmprij
Mon Apr 30, 2018 5:42 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Optimization improvements
Replies: 20
Views: 1437

Re: Optimization improvements

Hello, today I tried to optimize an image heavy PDF (12 pages) down from its original size of 22.4 mb. Unfortunately Editor was only able to optimize it down to 18.7 mb, even with enforced (averaged) downsampling to 150 dpi and "Minimum" JPG quality. As a comparison, PDF24 managed to compress the s...
by bqxmprij
Wed Dec 20, 2017 12:10 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Where did pdfSaver go in v7 323.1
Replies: 40
Views: 11275

Re: Where did pdfSaver go in v7 323.1

Hi again bqxmprij, well this is an unexpected response. We really did not expect this to be missed. Of course you are right that to say it is the same as file append is a bit of an over simplification, I stand corrected. We are always keen to listen to our users, I discussed this with the Developme...
by bqxmprij
Tue Dec 19, 2017 7:43 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Where did pdfSaver go in v7 323.1
Replies: 40
Views: 11275

Re: Where did pdfSaver go in v7 323.1

indeed that feature was removed, mostly because it was essentially redundant, you can simply append to existing PDF documents to achieve the same thing.regards What? That is an inaccurate summary of pdfSaver. It does allot more than simply append pdf documents. It is not redundant when I want to qu...
by bqxmprij
Tue Dec 19, 2017 3:41 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Where did pdfSaver go in v7 323.1
Replies: 40
Views: 11275

Re: Where did pdfSaver go in v7 323.1

Thank you for the quick reply. Maybe I did not ask the question correctly. Where did the Job Management drop down menu go? In V6, I was able to select pdfSaver. It does not seem to be an option anymore. Below is a screenshot of my computer merged with a screenshot of the manual for pdfSaver. And, ye...
by bqxmprij
Mon Dec 18, 2017 10:00 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Where did pdfSaver go in v7 323.1
Replies: 40
Views: 11275

Where did pdfSaver go in v7 323.1

It doesn't seem to be here anymore.

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by bqxmprij
Mon Dec 18, 2017 9:16 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Selecting File Order for Merrging with Split/Merge PDFs SOLVED
Replies: 5
Views: 1149

Re: Selecting File Order for Merrging with Split/Merge PDFs SOLVED

Tracker Supp-Stefan wrote:Please try the "Combine Files" option in the PDF Tools for a result similar to what you were getting in the Editor.
Thank you for the quick response. There is no "Combine Files" option in PDF Tools. See below.
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by bqxmprij
Mon Dec 18, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Selecting File Order for Merrging with Split/Merge PDFs SOLVED
Replies: 5
Views: 1149

Selecting File Order for Merrging with Split/Merge PDFs SOLVED

Is there a way to select the order of files to be merged when merging multiple pdfs? I can select multiple files, but I cannot figure out how to change their order. I did see how to move individual pages, but using that to change the order of multiple 100+ pages pdfs is not feasible. I do know that ...
by bqxmprij
Thu Aug 31, 2017 4:53 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Inability To Access Secured Documents
Replies: 6
Views: 484

Re: Inability To Access Secured Documents

Stephan-

I understand the need for the file, but I cannot send them. If I run into anything I can send, I will.

Thanks.
by bqxmprij
Thu Aug 31, 2017 1:53 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Inability To Access Secured Documents
Replies: 6
Views: 484

Re: Inability To Access Secured Documents

Stephan-

Thank you for the response. I was running 6.0.322.6. I am now running 6.0.322.7. I get the same error when opening the same files.

Thanks.
by bqxmprij
Tue Aug 29, 2017 6:32 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Inability To Access Secured Documents
Replies: 6
Views: 484

Inability To Access Secured Documents

I work with documents shared via data rooms such as those provided by https://www.firmex.com/. I recently tried to open documents from https://www.firmex.com/ and received the following errors messages: http://i.imgur.com/ZDNkjJA.png They work fine in Adobe without me (knowingly) installing any cert...
by bqxmprij
Mon Jul 17, 2017 7:45 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Documents with 3D Content
Replies: 2
Views: 342

Documents with 3D Content

I sometimes receive pdfs with 3D content. They appear to be made from CAD programs. But, PDF-XChange Editor does not display them. The document just appears blank. Is there a setting I need to adjust? When I open the document in Adobe Reader, a yellow message pops up stating "3D content has been dis...
by bqxmprij
Fri Apr 07, 2017 7:41 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Automatically create form fields?
Replies: 10
Views: 1016

Re: Automatically create form fields?

Hello bqxmprij, Thank you for adding your opinion! The more people voice their support for this, the more likely it is to be prioritised. I am writing to identify what I believe is a superior method of automatic form field recognition. Nuance has a product that has "logical form field" recognition....
by bqxmprij
Thu Apr 06, 2017 8:26 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Automatically create form fields?
Replies: 10
Views: 1016

Re: Automatically create form fields?

I am joining to add one more person that would greatly appreciate this feature. More particularly, however, I am writing to identify what I believe is a superior method of automatic form field recognition. Nuance has a product that has "logical form field" recognition. It is called Form Typer. https...
by bqxmprij
Tue Feb 28, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Somehow detached thumbnails window-how to reattach?
Replies: 5
Views: 498

Somehow detached thumbnails window-how to reattach?

Hello-

I somehow detached the thumbnails into its own separate window. How do I reattach it?

Thanks.
by bqxmprij
Tue Jan 03, 2017 3:37 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Embedding Fonts for Downloaded PDFs
Replies: 3
Views: 438

Re: Embedding Fonts for Downloaded PDFs

Thanks for the PDF/A tip.
by bqxmprij
Fri Dec 30, 2016 8:13 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Embedding Fonts for Downloaded PDFs
Replies: 3
Views: 438

Embedding Fonts for Downloaded PDFs

I have to file pdfs with systems that check if all fonts have been embedded and reject those that are not. Typically, I find out of a font issue when filing, and need to start over. Is it possible to open a file in Editor 319 and embed any fonts that are not embedded? I realize that there are, and I...
by bqxmprij
Fri Dec 30, 2016 8:05 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Combining Files: Feature Request re Default Order of Files
Replies: 1
Views: 385

Combining Files: Feature Request re Default Order of Files

I have to combine pdfs all the time at my job. Today, I had to combine about 15 files. Ideally, I want to combine files in tab order. To get the files in right tab order, I had to move some tabs around. Visually ordering tabs/files is (I think) intuitive. But, when I used the combine functionality (...
by bqxmprij
Fri Dec 30, 2016 7:59 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Combining Files: Feature Request or Explanation
Replies: 1
Views: 388

Combining Files: Feature Request or Explanation

I have to combine pdfs all the time at my job. Today, I had to combine about 15 files, some of which were (i) secured, (ii) signed, (iii) form fields, and (iv) form fields with embedded javascript. The combine functionality (File>New Document>Combine Files Into A Single PDF) didn't work because not ...
by bqxmprij
Mon Dec 19, 2016 8:27 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Inability to Insert 2nd pdf into 1st pdf
Replies: 3
Views: 474

Re: Inability to Insert 2nd pdf into 1st pdf

Will-thanks but I cannot share the documents.
by bqxmprij
Fri Dec 16, 2016 2:06 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Inability to Insert 2nd pdf into 1st pdf
Replies: 3
Views: 474

Inability to Insert 2nd pdf into 1st pdf

I routinely drag and drop pdf files into the thumbnail display to combine pdfs. I just tried to do that but for some reason prevented me from doing so. For the 1st document, below is a screenshot of the security setting, of which there is none, and a display showing that a signature needs validating...
by bqxmprij
Wed Dec 07, 2016 3:30 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Discrepancy Between Installed Version and Updater
Replies: 3
Views: 510

Re: Discrepancy Between Installed Version and Updater

First, thanks for the quick imgur tutorial. Second, in "Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Programs and Features" there is only one instance of each. Their versions numbers are below: PDF-XChange Editor 6.0317.1 PDF-XChange Pro 6.0.319.0 I assume I can fix this by running the updater to install P...
by bqxmprij
Tue Dec 06, 2016 7:45 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Discrepancy Between Installed Version and Updater
Replies: 3
Views: 510

Discrepancy Between Installed Version and Updater

When 319 was released, I ran the updater. It showed both PDF-XChange PRO and PDF-XChange Editor. Thinking that PDF-XChange PRO included PDF-XChange Editor, I selected to just download and install PDF-XChange PRO. As you can see from the below, PDF-XChange Editor did update to 319 but the updater sti...
by bqxmprij
Sat Oct 01, 2016 3:04 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Error [Operating system]: The process cannot access the file
Replies: 1
Views: 436

Error [Operating system]: The process cannot access the file

Using version 6.318.1 on a 64-bit Windows 7 Enterprise, SP 1 computer, I keep receiving the same error. The error states: Can't save the [file name] document. An error occurred during saving the document to the file: C:[path]\[file name].pdf Error [Operating system]: The process cannot access the fi...
by bqxmprij
Sat Apr 30, 2016 4:15 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Why Did 2 Printers Install?
Replies: 1
Views: 501

Why Did 2 Printers Install?

I have a professional license. When I upgraded to 6.0.317, both of PDF-XChange Lite V6 and PDF-XChange Regular V6 installed. I deleted the lite version. After waiting for the update to realize that 6.0.317.1 was released, I finally manually launched the update. It provided three updates: XChange Pro...
by bqxmprij
Thu Mar 24, 2016 7:07 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF-XChange Editor Plus V6
Replies: 38
Views: 4768

Re: PDF-XChange Editor Plus V6

First, thank you and congratulations on the form fields! It has been a long time coming. This user really appreciates the work and effort! I concur with the automatic form fields generation. Here is an example by a competitor. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EjqDrtjc48U Paul seems to have discussed ...
by bqxmprij
Tue Mar 15, 2016 3:30 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Hits sometimes not highlighted
Replies: 82
Views: 8217

Re: Hits sometimes not highlighted

Hello Support- I want to chime in that I also see this issue frequently. It happened just now on a pdf that was made from a .tiff and that I OCR'd using the Editor. The .tiff to .pdf was handled by "ImageMagick 6.6.0-1 2010-03-04 Q8 http://www.imagemagick.org" before I downloaded it. I realize that ...
by bqxmprij
Fri Feb 12, 2016 11:28 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: The Nightmare of Embedded Fonts...
Replies: 11
Views: 1223

Re: The Nightmare of Embedded Fonts...

Barrister- That is very weird that Texas is going to a non-embedded font standard. Federal courts have started requiring the exact opposite--all fonts embedded. http://blogs.adobe.com/acrolaw/2010/10/federal-courts-moving-to-requiring-pdfa-for-filings/ But, to get you out of your nightmare and to th...
by bqxmprij
Fri Feb 05, 2016 8:03 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature Request: OCR and Save All Open Files
Replies: 1
Views: 439

Feature Request: OCR and Save All Open Files

I routinely need to OCR a large number of pdf documents. Is there a way to batch OCR files? If not, can we add a feature request for an "OCR & Save All Open Tabs" button? It would be somewhat similar to the print all open tabs feature requested here: http://www.tracker-software.com/forum3/viewtopic....
by bqxmprij
Tue Dec 15, 2015 6:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: OCR causes Editor 5.5 (Build 315) Crash
Replies: 15
Views: 1014

Re: OCR causes Editor 5.5 (Build 315) Crash

For anyone out there - if you are on a 64 bit OS - install the stand alone Editor - it will install the 64 bit version and will work properly. . . Does this mean that, if we have a 64 bit OS, downloading and installing from the Tracker Update or the download link for the PDF-XChange PRO would not i...
by bqxmprij
Fri Sep 25, 2015 10:41 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Embed a subset of fonts only option
Replies: 1
Views: 309

Embed a subset of fonts only option

I had to submit a document today to a system that checks for embedded fonts. It rejected the document despite the document being created with pdf-xchange Printer 2012, version 5.5 build 315 and the General setting set to conform to PDF/A-1a specification. Although I cannot provide that document, I m...
by bqxmprij
Wed Sep 02, 2015 7:58 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: FR: Option to make PDF/A bar smaller
Replies: 1
Views: 335

FR: Option to make PDF/A bar smaller

Will- I am writing to request that the pdf/A bar be made smaller. This is similar to the past posts of me and others requesting that the icons in the toolbar be made smaller. From my point of view (and I assume the others), there are those of us that would like the icons, the pdf/A bar, the fillable...
by bqxmprij
Wed Jun 03, 2015 1:04 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Are there problems with build 5.5.313.0?
Replies: 1
Views: 348

Are there problems with build 5.5.313.0?

Recent forum posts suggest that there may be problem with build 5.5.313.0 or its installer. I can wait to install if a service release or new installer will be forthcoming. Will there be a service release?
by bqxmprij
Tue Apr 14, 2015 2:19 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Form Field Editing Timeline?
Replies: 1
Views: 397

Form Field Editing Timeline?

Do you have a timeline of when Editor will provide form field editing functionality? By editing, I am referring to a feature set at least somewhat on par with other other pdf editing programs, such as Adobe, Nuance, etc., that allow a user to create fields, change the behavior of text in the fields,...
by bqxmprij
Tue Apr 07, 2015 4:37 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Reducing PDF File Size By Printing It Again
Replies: 3
Views: 516

Re: Reducing PDF File Size By Printing It Again

So, leaving it unchecked should result in a smaller file size? I think I discovered this by accident.

If so, that is not very intuitive considering that checking all other boxes (I think) makes the file smaller. Just a thought for revising the options.
by bqxmprij
Mon Apr 06, 2015 2:37 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Reducing PDF File Size By Printing It Again
Replies: 3
Views: 516

Reducing PDF File Size By Printing It Again

I have used the compression settings with some success. But, I am slightly confused about one box. What is the effect of checking, and not checking, the ASCII format (Larger File) box? See attached. My own results indicate that checking it results in a larger file. But, that seems odd as checking al...
by bqxmprij
Sun Jan 11, 2015 7:14 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Some things I miss from the viewer
Replies: 14
Views: 1787

Re: Some things I miss from the viewer

I would like to add another request--more viewing space . For years screen resolutions were increasing, but now with tablets, convertible laptop/tablet hybrids, etc. people are once again using smaller screens. The new Editor UI has a needlessly "fat" tool bar area compared to the one in Viewer. Th...
by bqxmprij
Thu Dec 18, 2014 7:09 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Can The Updater Automatically Close/Terminate?
Replies: 4
Views: 648

Re: Can The Updater Automatically Close/Terminate?

Thanks for the follow up and honest commentary.
by bqxmprij
Wed Dec 17, 2014 9:33 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Can The Updater Automatically Close/Terminate?
Replies: 4
Views: 648

Can The Updater Automatically Close/Terminate?

The Updater for Editor seems to work well, except for not terminating automatically. It is great that the Updater automatically looks for updates--that is what it should do. But, if it does not find an update, it seems like the process continues to run until the user opens the window by clicking on ...
by bqxmprij
Wed Dec 03, 2014 4:55 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Sugg.: Insert Pages from already opened documents
Replies: 12
Views: 1515

Re: Sugg.: Insert Pages from already opened documents

I obviously agree with the suggestion to be able to combine all open tabs. http://www.tracker-software.com/forum3/ ... 62&t=17883
by bqxmprij
Tue Nov 25, 2014 4:57 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Is there a way to search & highlight terms throughout a doc?
Replies: 3
Views: 717

Re: Is there a way to search & highlight terms throughout a

Thanks for the quick, useful reply. It is working. I do have one comment regarding the Java script function--it is kinda annoying. It stops around once every 30 seconds with a warning message that "This script execution seems to take more time than expected. Continue the script execution." Although ...
by bqxmprij
Tue Nov 25, 2014 2:47 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Is there a way to search & highlight terms throughout a doc?
Replies: 3
Views: 717

Is there a way to search & highlight terms throughout a doc?

The search function is great for finding terms in a document. Once found, is there a way to apply the highlighter to all of those instances? I want the highlight to be there when I close the search function.

Thanks.
by bqxmprij
Wed Nov 19, 2014 9:47 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Merging PDFs???
Replies: 7
Views: 900

Re: Merging PDFs???

Will- WTF? I cannot believe you made Tony wait a whole 15 minutes before responding with a fix. That is pretty inconsiderate when he had a deadline. I mean, he used three, count 'em, three question marks. You must have known the importance. I guess you must only moonlight here and your real focus is...