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by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Nov 07, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: A PDF printing problem
Replies: 19
Views: 328

Re: A PDF printing problem

I would like to apologize from my side for having given some wrong information. :oops: On the PC with V7 build 326 I had the "Override document colors" still turned ON (after running some tests). On the PC with V8 build 333 this option was turned OFF (in Preferences > Accessibility). That was indeed...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Nov 01, 2019 8:19 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: A PDF printing problem
Replies: 19
Views: 328

Re: A PDF printing problem

Just for information: The problem with the colored background is not there anymore in PDF-XChange Editor V8 build 333. https://www.tracker-software.com/product/pdf-xchange-editor In the version history I see that there has been some printing-fixes, since release V7 build 326. https://www.tracker-sof...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Oct 31, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: MS Office 2019 integration SOLVED
Replies: 5
Views: 117

Re: MS Office 2019 integration SOLVED

Hello, Having the "PDF-XChange"-ribbons in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook depends of the product that you install. The required add-ins are only included in the "PDF-Change Pro" bundle and in the "PDF-XChange Standard" printer. Best regards. More info: https://www.tracker-software.com/mstoolbar...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Oct 30, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: A PDF printing problem
Replies: 19
Views: 328

Re: A PDF printing problem

Hello, Some additional info that might help. To me it seems that there are "Shapes" laying under the text that has a dark background when printing. You can discover these shapes by activating "Edit" > "Shapes" and then clicking on each of the four lines of the text. When you look at the properties o...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Oct 28, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: A PDF printing problem
Replies: 19
Views: 328

Re: A PDF printing problem

1) I suppose that Paul wants to ask if you see a difference when you activate the "Print as image"-option and then print.

2) Also something to try, in the Print-dialog-box, select Print: "Document" instead of "Document and Markup" and print.

Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Oct 23, 2019 7:06 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Open document in context menu
Replies: 8
Views: 296

Re: Open document in context menu

So, why not just activate the option "Open each new document in a new window" ?
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Oct 22, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Font Name?
Replies: 7
Views: 293

Re: Font Name?

Hello, By opening the PDF in the first post here above, I now see the problem. It seems like there is no usable font information in the document. By opening the PDF in Word 2016 and saving it back to PDF, the problem gets solved. However, there is still no clear distinction or difference between cha...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Oct 21, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Open document in context menu
Replies: 8
Views: 296

Re: Open document in context menu

Hello, Maybe just a word-around for the time being: In case you like to open additional PDF's in their own window most of the time, you could think about activating/marking the check-box "Open each new document in a new window" in PDF-XChange Editor, via the Edit-menu > Preferences > General > Setup...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Oct 21, 2019 7:26 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Need to modify a legal Affidavit I'm working on
Replies: 6
Views: 255

Re: Need to modify a legal Affidavit I'm working on

1) Run the OCR tool: You can do this via the Document-menu > OCR pages... or via the Convert tab > OCR pages In the OCR Pages dialog-box, make sure to select the appropriate "Language" and set the "Accuracy" to Medium Click OK. Once the OCR process has ended, there will be a "transparent" text-layer...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Oct 20, 2019 8:04 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Need to modify a legal Affidavit I'm working on
Replies: 6
Views: 255

Re: Need to modify a legal Affidavit I'm working on

Hello, The first thing you need to be sure of is: does it go about 'editable text' or about 'scanned text' in your original PDF-document. You can verify this by trying to select the text. If this is not possible, then it goes about a page that has been scanned. 1) In case it goes about text that has...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Oct 20, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Font Name?
Replies: 7
Views: 293

Re: Font Name?

Hello, I see that you already have defined two levels in the "Generate Bookmarks From Page Text" dialog-box. Just click on one of these two definitions and then click the "Edit..." button just above it (in your print screen it is currently grayed out). You will now get the "Bookmark Generation Prope...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Oct 11, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: only english language
Replies: 16
Views: 3784

Re: only english language

Hello, I just ran a test with the installation of PDF-XChange Pro (32-bit MSI installer) version 8.0.333.0 1) To me it seems that all languages are available. They are installed in C:\Program Files\Common Files\Tracker Software\Common\Languages Language files needed for the Office add-ins have a rel...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Oct 11, 2019 6:42 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: set "Split View" as default
Replies: 15
Views: 492

Re: set "Split View" as default

Hello,

Today I checked with a more recent version 8.0.332.0 (not the latest) of PDF-XChange Editor on another computer and I must admit that, with that version, it does not work anymore. Some fixes since version 7.0.326 (the one that works for me) must have broken the required functionality.

:-(
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Oct 10, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Error View 1bit images
Replies: 11
Views: 173

Re: Error View 1bit images

Maybe...

Click Edit (or File) > Preferences > Accessibility.

In case the check-box "Override Document Colors" should turned ON, turn it OFF and click OK.

Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Oct 10, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: set "Split View" as default
Replies: 15
Views: 492

Re: set "Split View" as default

I do not know if it can help... Mark the check-box "Restore the last used view ..." via Edit (or File) > Preferences > Page Display, below Initial Display. Click OK to confirm. After that, activate Vertical Split, via the Window-menu > Split. This "Vertical Split" will last for as long as you do not...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Aug 27, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: "save" or "save as" do not respond
Replies: 4
Views: 180

Re: "save" or "save as" do not respond

Hello The "Save"-icon remains pale for as long as you do not make changes to the document. The "Save As"-icon should be active (to allow you to save a copy of the document with another name and/or to another place). Rotating the "view" of the pages is not seen as a modification to the document. You ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Aug 27, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Build 332 Document Sanitizer
Replies: 6
Views: 313

Re: Build 332 Document Sanitizer

It seems like the "Sanitize Document"-feature converts the pages to images (like print as image).
This can not be intended (at my opinion).

For info:
"Sanitize document" can be found in the Protect ribbon or in the Document-menu > Redaction.

Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Aug 26, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Saving a PDF after compressing images fails
Replies: 7
Views: 198

Re: Saving a PDF after compressing images fails

Maybe "Always use Incremental Save" is active via File/Edit > Preferences > Documents ?
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Aug 15, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: gather all highlighted text in one place
Replies: 8
Views: 325

Re: gather all highlighted text in one place

Should be possible via the Comments pane. You can activate this pane via: - View > Other panes > Comments (Classic toolbars), or - View > Panes > Comments (Ribbon User Interface). In the Comments pane toolbar, you can click the Options... button and then in the menu: - select "Group by Modification ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Aug 14, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: "Buy Now" stamp does not go away despite removing watermark
Replies: 15
Views: 1090

Re: "Buy Now" stamp does not go away despite removing watermark

@pulpo Maybe it needs to be said that the license key needs to be set for PDF-XChange Editor but also for PDF-XChange Printer (Lite or Standard). In the above post I read that you are "printing" from Word to PDF-XChange. In this case it is the PDF Printer that generates the PDF (not the PDF Editor) ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Aug 05, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: words instead of icons
Replies: 3
Views: 188

Re: words instead of icons

Additional info: The option to only show text in menus (in the "Classic Toolbars" user interface) is something that is already present: - right-click on whatever toolbar or ribbon - click "Customize toolbars..." - click the "Options"-tab - un-check "Show icons in menus" - in case "large icons" in to...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Jul 16, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Annotations having rectangular frame
Replies: 19
Views: 418

Re: Annotations having rectangular frame

Hello


Does it help for Christoph to know that you can:

1) select random comments on a page by using the CTRL-key while clicking ?

2) activate the Comments pane and then select (for example) only the Oval comments and NOT the Polygon Line ?

Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Jul 15, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Problem with sending files by email
Replies: 2
Views: 122

Re: Problem with sending files by email

Something to do with the installation of a new(er) version of Thunderbird ?

viewtopic.php?f=62&t=32277
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Jul 07, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Can't edit text in fillable fields
Replies: 8
Views: 259

Re: Can't edit text in fillable fields

Hello In the properties of the Text Field, below Options, you have the "Allow Rich Text" option that should be set to "Yes. Additional info: 1) You can activate the Properties pane, via the View-menu > Other panes > Properties pane, or via the View-ribbon > Panes > Properties pane. 2) To be able to ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: deleted pages do not reduce file size
Replies: 14
Views: 375

Re: deleted pages do not reduce file size

Hello

Can it be that the parameter "Always use Incremental Save" is turned ON in File (or Edit) > Preferences > Documents ?

If so, turn in OFF and try again.

Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue May 21, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Enhanced OCR not available?
Replies: 20
Views: 5321

Re: Enhanced OCR not available?

Thank you BigMike for your contribution to this thread.

I tried several places for a copy of the Common folder, but I still can not get that Enhanced OCR plug-in to be recognized by PDF-XChange Editor V8.

I hope that Tracker Software Support is coming soon with an answer to this problem.

Regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon May 20, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Enhanced OCR not available?
Replies: 20
Views: 5321

Re: Enhanced OCR not available?

Hello I am not quite sure if it is a good idea to add my question in this existing thread, but I give it a try because the subject still indicates exactly what my problem is ... I completely uninstalled all Tracker Software from my Windows 10 Home Edition 32-bit computer. Cleaned up related temporar...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon May 06, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Format is always disabled
Replies: 6
Views: 1525

Re: Format is always disabled

In case you like to modify the properties of text fields in a PDF-form, you need to first: - activate the "Edit Form"-button in the Forms-toolbar or in the Form-menu (Classic Toolbars user interface) or - activate the "Select Fields"-button in the Forms-tab (Ribbon user interface) and - then click o...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon May 06, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Defining default landing tab SOLVED
Replies: 5
Views: 1929

Re: Defining default landing tab SOLVED

Some additional information that might help:
viewtopic.php?f=62&t=30470&p=121282

You can reorder and set your own tab as the first one, and then hide the Home tab, or you can also customize the Home tab.

Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Renedering of graphic feature
Replies: 5
Views: 439

Re: Renedering of graphic feature

So, a temporary work-around 'could be' to turn OFF the "Stroke Adjust" feature,
via File (or Edit) > Preferences... > Page Display > Rendering... (button),
and to confirm by clicking OK and OK.

Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Apr 10, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Turn pages automatically the right way
Replies: 11
Views: 1158

Re: Turn pages automatically the right way

The first time I installed the new version 8, I did not uninstall the previous version. Now, I have first uninstalled PDF-XChange Editor, and then re-installed. At this time, the new "Enhanced" OCR engine became available and active. It recognizes rotated text and the OCR-speed has much improved, as...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Apr 09, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Turn pages automatically the right way
Replies: 11
Views: 1158

Re: Turn pages automatically the right way

Attached: 1) PDFs for rotated text - a single page PDF with an image of a page (extracted from the PDF-XChange Editor manual) and rotated for 90° - the resulting PDF after OCR - the resulting PDF after Enhance Scanned Pages (with OCR) 2) Print Screens with settings - "OCR Pages" settings - "Enhance ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Apr 08, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How do I save a file after rotating it? SOLVED
Replies: 4
Views: 646

Re: How do I save a file after rotating it? SOLVED

Additional info: to effectively rotate pages in a PDF-file:
- click the Rotate button in the Organize tab (in the Ribbon User Interface), or
- click the Document-menu > Rotate Pages... (in the Classic Toolbars interface).
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Apr 08, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Turn pages automatically the right way
Replies: 11
Views: 1158

Re: Turn pages automatically the right way

PDF-XChange Editor version 8.0.330.0

1) OCR on pages with rotated text, still does not work.

2) Announced in the version history = "Enhanced OCR module ... supports creating PDF files with editable text and images", however still not available.


:-(
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Apr 02, 2019 3:07 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Dashed lines don't scale proportianal
Replies: 6
Views: 563

Re: Dashed lines don't scale proportianal

In Aug. 2017 there was a related question about the possible customization of dashed lines: https://forum.tracker-software.com/viewtopic.php?f=62&t=29497 Following Adobe's PDF Reference Guide, the chapter about "Line Dash Pattern", it seems to me that it should be possible to use other values than t...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Feb 28, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Save as PDF/A conversion report GUI
Replies: 4
Views: 482

Re: Save as PDF/A conversion report GUI

Seems to be reproducible when asking to overwrite an existing file.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Feb 28, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Lucida Sans in bold does not work right
Replies: 7
Views: 611

Re: Lucida Sans in bold does not work right

At my opinion, Tracker Software should be using the same font naming convention as Adobe is doing. Currently, this does not seem to be the case. If it would, PDF-XChange Editor and Adobe Reader DC should handle the font information, included in the PDF, in the same way. @pta Normally, if you have in...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Feb 14, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Mouse position after open dialog SOLVED
Replies: 5
Views: 548

Re: Mouse position after open dialog SOLVED

Hello, This is rather a Windows setting: - go into Settings > Mouse > Additional mouse options - in the "Mouse Properties"-dialog-box, click the "Pointer Options"-tab - un-check "Automatically move pointer to the default button in a dialog-box" - click OK to confirm - restart PDF-XChange Editor and ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Feb 11, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Align text/images either left, right or center
Replies: 2
Views: 314

Re: Align text/images either left, right or center

For as far as I know, automatic centering of text or images in the middle of a page, is not yet possible. A work-around for text would be to draw a text box as large as the width of the page and click the "Center Text" option, before typing the text. For images you will need to use a manual drag-and...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Feb 06, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Outlook 365 - Desktop - Preview Handler
Replies: 2
Views: 316

Re: Outlook 365 - Desktop - Preview Handler

Hello, Maybe you should try the solution proposed in the reply in the following thread: https://forum.tracker-software.com/viewtopic.php?f=62&t=30568#p121932 I.e. run C:\Program Files\Tracker Software\Shell Extensions\XCShInfoSetup.exe and select your preferred settings. After that, restart your com...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Feb 06, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: problems with convertation SOLVED
Replies: 3
Views: 477

Re: Problems with conversion SOLVED

Hello, I suppose you have Word 2016 ? In that version of Word, it is possible to open PDFs directly, without the need of conversion. Kind regards. EDIT: Nevertheless, it always remains useful to also have a working solution in PDF-XChange Editor for the conversion of a PDF with Russian text into a W...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Jan 22, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: I need to edit the File-Tab
Replies: 4
Views: 457

Re: I need to edit the File-Tab

While "Customize Toolbars" is active, click the File-tab and drag the not-needed entries out of the menu.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Jan 22, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Document "open action" not available for editing
Replies: 7
Views: 627

Re: Document "open action" not available for editing

It seems indeed to be an OpenAction incorporated in the internal structure of the PDF-file. Maybe Tracker Software Development can make the consideration of offering us an additional feature in PDF-XChange Editor to make it possible to edit these kind of actions (like opening a PDF on a particular p...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Jan 20, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: UI - Title bar - close window SOLVED
Replies: 13
Views: 1048

Re: UI - Title bar - close window SOLVED

Maybe you should first verify if clicking the PDF-XChange Editor icon at the left side in the Title bar and the clicking Close, really closes the application. In case it does, then verify the "Double Click Speed" via Settings / Control Panel > Mouse > Mouse Properties > Buttons.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Jan 20, 2019 8:30 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Document "open action" not available for editing
Replies: 7
Views: 627

Re: Document "open action" not available for editing

1) Maybe it is via a "Page Open" action that the Print dialog box is showing up. To verify this: - Activate the Thumbnails pane and also activate the Properties pane. - Then click on the first page and look in its properties for the Page Open action. 2) Via File > Save as Optimized ..., turn OFF all...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Jan 03, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: 4K hidpi monitor: Editor not using correct dpi
Replies: 3
Views: 458

Re: 4K hidpi monitor: Editor not using correct dpi

Does this (still) happen with the most recent release - PDF-XChange Editor V7 build 328.1 ?

See: viewtopic.php?f=62&t=30249

Tracker Software Development has been working on related problems over the past year.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Jan 03, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Text Field Doubling
Replies: 2
Views: 355

Re: Text Field Doubling

Maybe it helps to execute a "Reset Form" via the Form-menu or the Form-ribbon.

If not, can you please post a copy of the PDF-file ?

Regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Jan 02, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Can I reduce gaps betwen pages and the margins in the content area? SOLVED
Replies: 12
Views: 1086

Re: Can I reduce gaps betwen pages and the margins in the content area? SOLVED

Gaps between pages can be reduced by turning off "Show gaps between pages": - in Ribbon UI, in the View-ribbon, click the icon at the right of Rotate View - in Classic Toolbars, via the View-menu > Page Layout - via keyboard: CTRL + SHIFT + G To win space, you can: - toggle the ribbons/toolbars, via...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Jan 02, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Option to delete open PDF file
Replies: 24
Views: 1655

Re: Option to delete open PDF file

A lot of people will certainly be happy with the new "Option to delete open PDF files" (Move to Trash).

Now, the next one: "Option to rename open PDF files" ?
viewtopic.php?f=62&t=22227

Best regards.