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by lev
Mon Aug 05, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Checkbox Question
Replies: 5
Views: 152

Re: Checkbox Question

You can try searching the Internet for Tri State or Multi State checkboxes. On the first blush a button/text field pair seems to be a way to go.
https://forums.adobe.com/thread/1507846
http://acroscript.net/pdf/demos/multistate_4.pdf

Good luck.

Lev
by lev
Sat Aug 03, 2019 1:40 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Set 'Select Text' as default when opening PDF?
Replies: 2
Views: 61

Re: Set 'Select Text' as default when opening PDF?

Preferences->Tools->Default Tool
by lev
Mon Jul 22, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Making the Link
Replies: 5
Views: 97

Re: Making the Link

The issue appears to be that for a link to Go to a Page in the Document, Zoom Level is being ignored by Make Current Properties Default and thus can't be applied to other links. Is this intentional?

Lev
by lev
Thu Jul 11, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Batch stamp with Dynamic Stamps
Replies: 11
Views: 135

Re: Batch stamp with Dynamic Stamps

stheo, You can apply 2 watermarks. The first one will contain your stamp saved in a file. The second one will be a text type watermark with the text set to a macro with an appropriate date format. This implies that the stamp position is the same throughout the PDFs. You'll have to tweak the sizes, l...
by lev
Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:50 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Batch stamp with Dynamic Stamps
Replies: 11
Views: 135

Re: Batch stamp with Dynamic Stamps

We can look into it a bit more if you post the stamp you have to use. It may be possible to place 2 watermarks, one will come from a file and will have all the required info but the date, and the other one will be a date watermark. You will have to figure out the exact location for both. This is of ...
by lev
Wed Jul 10, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Batch stamp with Dynamic Stamps
Replies: 11
Views: 135

Re: Batch stamp with Dynamic Stamps

stheo,

If watermarks are an acceptable solution, you may want to look at the PDF-Tools. Your concerns should be addressed by features included in the software.

Lev
by lev
Thu Jun 27, 2019 10:41 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Sign documents with GPG key? SOLVED
Replies: 12
Views: 286

Re: Sign documents with GPG key? SOLVED

If I understand the concept correctly, a self signed certificate states that the file has not been tampered with between the sender and the receiver. But it doesn't proof that the sender is what he says he is. You do understand the concept correctly. Check what your client's requirements for digita...
by lev
Sat Jun 22, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: how to terminate the split mode?
Replies: 2
Views: 151

Re: how to terminate the split mode?

In Ribbon UI click on Split, but NOT on the arrow that is part of the icon.
by lev
Fri Jun 21, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Thumb side panel : how to select only odd or even pages? SOLVED
Replies: 6
Views: 190

Re: Thumb side panel : how to select only odd or even pages? SOLVED

Resize and Watermarks offer to act on either even or odd pages. Look under Subset pull down.
by lev
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature request - Split window
Replies: 4
Views: 160

Re: Feature request - Split window

Split under the View tab (Ribbon UI) does exactly that.
by lev
Fri Jun 07, 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Always show line spacing sometimes back
Replies: 3
Views: 120

Re: Always show line spacing sometimes back

It's not exactly clear what is being asked and whether Daniel's response is applicable.
To change line spacing, select the text placed with the Typewriter Tool, click right mouse button and pick Paragraph from the context menu. Change line spacing as needed.
by lev
Tue Jun 04, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: excel to PDF autofill
Replies: 7
Views: 435

Re: excel to PDF autofill

Did you change file type to CSV?
by lev
Sun May 19, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Overview Free / Licensed Features available as table?
Replies: 2
Views: 346

Re: Overview Free / Licensed Features available as table?

Products Comparison Chart is here: https://www.tracker-software.com/pdf-xc ... ison-chart. However I have a feeling that it is not quite what you are asking.
by lev
Wed May 15, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: display 'sum of comments selected' feature SOLVED
Replies: 7
Views: 3798

Re: display 'sum of comments selected' feature SOLVED

I believe there's a feature request for this (RT-4653). Correct me if I am wrong.
by lev
Sat May 04, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Changing default font size for text boxes
Replies: 8
Views: 789

Re: Changing default font size for text boxes

  • Highlight the text inside the Text Box and change its format to your liking.
  • Right-click on the highlighted text , go down to Text Style and click on Make Current Text Format Default.
by lev
Wed May 01, 2019 2:40 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Purge bookmarks without actions? SOLVED
Replies: 3
Views: 625

Re: Purge bookmarks without actions? SOLVED

In Ribbon UI go to Bookmarks->Validate
by lev
Sun Apr 21, 2019 2:07 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Marking search results on the scrollbar?
Replies: 11
Views: 2531

Re: Marking search results on the scrollbar?

Switch to Continuous page view mode.
by lev
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Certification validity period SOLVED
Replies: 4
Views: 374

Re: Certification validity period SOLVED

Are you asking about a document digitally signed with a certificate that has expired?
by lev
Sun Apr 07, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: create pdf from URL or webpage
Replies: 2
Views: 273

Re: create pdf from URL or webpage

File->Open->Open from URL in Ribbon UI
File->Open from->URL... in Classic UI
by lev
Sun Apr 07, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Something wrong with UI
Replies: 2
Views: 257

Re: Something wrong with UI

It appears that you switched to Classic Toolbar. To go back to Ribbon click on the UI Options icon in the upper right corner and select Ribbon UI . To get the missing info at the bottom, pick Customize Toolbar from the same UI Options icon, and scroll down to the Document Toolbars on the Toolbars ta...
by lev
Sun Mar 10, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Customize Pointer
Replies: 6
Views: 451

Re: Customize Pointer

Preferences->Accessibility->Cursor Size
by lev
Wed Mar 06, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Balooning technical drawings - Automatic numbering stamp
Replies: 13
Views: 646

Re: Balooning technical drawings - Automatic numbering stamp

3) Is this possible, to keep in stamp mode, when we double click it. Because when you start to put baloons with numbers in it, you stamp several times. It should not be required every time to click first the stamp symbol. Example is at MS-Word the brush symbol to copy the format of marked text. Onc...
by lev
Mon Mar 04, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Handling of duplicate PDF filenames SOLVED
Replies: 16
Views: 5100

Re: Handling of duplicate PDF filenames SOLVED

PDF-XChange add-in for Word does not have Save item under Settings. Executing Office2PDF.exe from C:\Program Files\Tracker Software\PDF-XChange Standard opens a windows where Word may be highlighted and Settings changed (clicking on Options->Settings). Changing When File Exists to Always Overwrite i...
by lev
Thu Feb 07, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Form field that are not duplicates!
Replies: 2
Views: 174

Re: Form field that are not duplicates!

Look at properties of each field and make sure Field Name (3rd from the top in the Properties pane) is unique.
by lev
Fri Dec 21, 2018 7:56 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Option to delete open PDF file
Replies: 24
Views: 1457

Re: Option to delete open PDF file

Both features have been discussed/requested before:
viewtopic.php?f=62&t=29618
viewtopic.php?f=62&t=22227

Lev
by lev
Tue Dec 11, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Stamp with fillable text field upon placing
Replies: 8
Views: 787

Re: Stamp with fillable text field upon placing

Ali-Albalushi, if you explain what exactly you are looking for, someone here may be able to help you. As a start take a look at https://forum.tracker-software.com/viewtopic.php?f=62&t=30354&p=120515&hilit=county#p120515 . There's a file attached to one of the posts that you can dissect. Keep in mind...
by lev
Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:48 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature Suggestion: Edit font settings of multiple selected text box / callout boxes
Replies: 2
Views: 238

Re: Feature Suggestion: Edit font settings of multiple selected text box / callout boxes

I second this idea. One way to achieve this is to expand the Properties pane to include entities an item consists of. For example if a cursor is placed "inside" text allowing it to be edited, Properties pane shows font color, font name, size, etc. Can those be shown without having to place the curso...
by lev
Wed Nov 14, 2018 11:53 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Digital Signature - merge two PDF-Files
Replies: 7
Views: 426

Re: Digital Signature - merge two PDF-Files

Print as Image is located at the bottom left of the Print window.
by lev
Tue Nov 06, 2018 11:58 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Line to perimeter conversion?
Replies: 8
Views: 751

Re: Line to perimeter conversion?

Take a look at viewtopic.php?f=62&t=27327&p=105909&hilit=sum#p105909. You may find some clues there.
by lev
Thu Oct 25, 2018 7:28 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How do I do this? SOLVED
Replies: 8
Views: 601

Re: How do I do this? SOLVED

Open Content pane. The graphics you are trying to delete starts near the top immediately below Container <PlacedGraphic> (see attached zip file). Select it and hit Delete key.
by lev
Fri Sep 14, 2018 11:46 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: More option for redaction
Replies: 7
Views: 636

Re: More option for redaction

A way to apply reduction to multiple pages is to place a redaction rectangle on the first page and then duplicate it. In the Classic Toolbar Duplicate is located under Edit menu.
by lev
Wed Aug 22, 2018 10:52 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Alignment / Snap to other Objects
Replies: 8
Views: 615

Re: Alignment / Snap to other Objects

This is what the Align icons look like using English interface. The icons are located under Edit Category at the top.
by lev
Tue Aug 21, 2018 4:46 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Alignment / Snap to other Objects
Replies: 8
Views: 615

Re: Alignment / Snap to other Objects

Ribbon interface, View tab has Grids and Guides.
Alignment of existing entities may be done with Align commands (Ribbon UI: Help->Customize Toolbars->Commands tab, type align under Commands and drag needed icons to your toolbar).
by lev
Sun Aug 12, 2018 12:26 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: "Exclusive Mode" btn/control, how can I remove/hide it ?
Replies: 6
Views: 667

Re: "Exclusive Mode" btn/control, how can I remove/hide it ?

You can always turn off Properties toolbar and add Properties button somewhere else.
by lev
Wed May 02, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: I need help with the highlight tool.
Replies: 5
Views: 704

Re: I need help with the highlight tool.

If your PDF is an image, create a custom line with properties as shown below and use for highlighting.
by lev
Wed Apr 25, 2018 11:22 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Send To Preferred Folder (Local Store)
Replies: 11
Views: 700

Re: Send To Preferred Folder (Local Store)

The best you can do, it appears, is to click on File->Save As and use Add a Place feature to create links to local folders. I do not see a way to set this up as a button, which means you have to have extra mouse clicks.
by lev
Wed Apr 25, 2018 7:01 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Send To Preferred Folder (Local Store)
Replies: 11
Views: 700

Re: Send To Preferred Folder (Local Store)

How can a user set up a Send-To location to direct a copy of an open PDF with a menu button/command?
Click on the folder tree button located at the right end of the Destination Folder box and set your destination.
by lev
Sun Apr 22, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Rename multiple comment
Replies: 8
Views: 480

Re: Rename multiple comment

The Editor's Properties pane is really lacking. When selecting multiple annotations, properties common to all of them should not disappear and should be editable. Hope Tracker team can see how much value this would bring to their program.
by lev
Sat Apr 21, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Rename multiple comment
Replies: 8
Views: 480

Re: Rename multiple comment

Code: Select all

var annots = this.getAnnots();
for (var i = 0; i < annots.length; i++)
{ if (annots[i].subject == "Perimeter")
    {
     annots[i].subject = "Beam01";
    }
}
By default all perimeter annotations have Perimeter at the subject, so the if statement is not necessary.
by lev
Thu Apr 19, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: search marks on vertical scroll bar
Replies: 15
Views: 1002

Re: search marks on vertical scroll bar

I went thru the steps, but the issues was not resolved. I see no reason to send you the exported keys, unless you tell me otherwise.
by lev
Wed Apr 18, 2018 4:28 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: search marks on vertical scroll bar
Replies: 15
Views: 1002

Re: search marks on vertical scroll bar

Just to make sure this doesn't get lost and forgotten, but build 325 still does not show search marks in Continuous Single Page mode.
by lev
Tue Feb 20, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Removing Author's Name in Comments SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 941

Re: Removing Author's Name in Comments SOLVED

The script below was written to replace Author1 name with Author2. Replace Author1 with the name of the author you want to remove. If you delete Author2, leaving just the double quotes, the comments will show Unknown Author in the Comments pane. If you leave a space between the quotes, the result wi...
by lev
Wed Feb 07, 2018 6:44 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: A few questions SOLVED
Replies: 7
Views: 502

Re: A few questions SOLVED

You need to create a Textbox style that corresponds to the desired settings and select it. Then you need to select your comments, click right mouse button and pick Style Tools->Apply Default Properties.
by lev
Mon Dec 18, 2017 9:39 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Selecting File Order for Merrging with Split/Merge PDFs SOLVED
Replies: 5
Views: 1114

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

In PDF-Tools hold Ctrl down while selecting files, keeping the intended order in mind.
In Editor, once you have Combine Files window, click on Options in the lower left corner and uncheck Add root bookmarks, with filename to avoid having an extra level of bookmarks.
by lev
Sat Dec 09, 2017 3:31 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Problem with radio buttons
Replies: 4
Views: 336

Re: Problem with radio buttons

Do check whether you have PDF-XChange Editor Plus (Help->About). Regular (non-plus) version of the program does not allow form editing.