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by bqxmprij
Mon Mar 23, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Embedding Fonts/Saving PDF/A
Replies: 5
Views: 481

Re: Embedding Fonts/Saving PDF/A

Yes. Thank you.
by bqxmprij
Sat Mar 21, 2020 12:26 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Embedding Fonts/Saving PDF/A
Replies: 5
Views: 481

Re: Embedding Fonts/Saving PDF/A

I don't know if the pdf I was using would not allow that or if it was just operator error. Probably the latter. Thanks.
by bqxmprij
Fri Mar 20, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Embedding Fonts/Saving PDF/A
Replies: 5
Views: 481

Embedding Fonts/Saving PDF/A

I have a use that requires all fonts to be embedded. Files are rejected if not all fonts are embedded. I can use PDF Tools to convert a file to PDF/A, and that works. In Editor, is there a way to save an open pdf as PDF/A? I tried today, but the options box below the file name line was greyed out. I...
by bqxmprij
Sun Feb 16, 2020 12:32 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Create (Combine)
Replies: 3
Views: 384

Re: Create (Combine)

sometimes I'll have tens of files to combine which aren't in any kind of alphanumeric order, and occasionally this can mean a hilarious amount of clicking "up" to, for example, get item 25 in place from position 67 and what-have-you. Hope this helps. In this example, highlight files 25-66 (select f...
by bqxmprij
Mon Dec 30, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Merging Multiple pdfs--Page Count of Each Merged pdf
Replies: 4
Views: 308

Re: Merging Multiple pdfs--Page Count of Each Merged pdf

Thank you very much for the quick reply. Happy New Year!
by bqxmprij
Mon Dec 30, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Merging Multiple pdfs--Page Count of Each Merged pdf
Replies: 4
Views: 308

Merging Multiple pdfs--Page Count of Each Merged pdf

I need to upload 100+ pdfs for something. I can merge them into a single pdf and upload the single merged pdf. But, if merged, I need to identify the page numbers of each document within the merged document. As an example, for a 100 page pdf created by merging 5 documents, I need to identify pp. 1-1...
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: 382

[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: 217

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: 13191

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: 288

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: 13191

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: 1897

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: 13191

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: 13191

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: 13191

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: 13191

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: 1324

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: 1324

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: 621

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: 621

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: 621

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: 417

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: 1230

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: 1230

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: 603

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: 532

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: 532

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: 443

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: 455

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: 559

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: 559

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: 606

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: 606

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: 505

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: 571

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: 5291

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: 9225

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: 1391

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: 505

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: 1244

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: 362

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: 396

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: 395

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: 450

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: 603

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: 603

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: 2057

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...