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by Arnold
Fri Apr 20, 2018 2:32 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Creating a Digital ID Build 324.3
Replies: 25
Views: 1842

Re: Creating a Digital ID Build 324.3

Maybe it shows up with my settings using Classic UI only. I don't know. Never had any problems with this computer before now. I seem to remember when I first saw the similar problem on the XP computer which you have already confirmed, it did not work properly with version 6 either. When I get a chan...
by Arnold
Fri Apr 20, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Bug: 325.0 - 'Save as Optimized' Options not saving.
Replies: 32
Views: 2036

Re: Bug: 325.0 - 'Save as Optimized' Options not saving.

See below screenshots using the exact same setting file I sent you imported in 324.3 and 325.0 and using the Save As Optimized feature on the same file. Settings do not import correctly in 325.0 over here.
Version 324.3.png
Version 325.0.png
by Arnold
Fri Apr 20, 2018 1:39 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Creating a Digital ID Build 324.3
Replies: 25
Views: 1842

Re: Creating a Digital ID Build 324.3

Those don't look like my settings. Below is what the screen looks like with my settings imported.
2018-04-20 09_32_22-Greenshot.png
by Arnold
Fri Apr 20, 2018 11:52 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Creating a Digital ID Build 324.3
Replies: 25
Views: 1842

Re: Creating a Digital ID Build 324.3

Here is the settings file. I will try the certificate the other way when I get a chance.
by Arnold
Fri Apr 20, 2018 11:31 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Bug: 325.0 - 'Save as Optimized' Options not saving.
Replies: 32
Views: 2036

Re: Bug: 325.0 - 'Save as Optimized' Options not saving.

Here is a screen shot and the settings file. This settings file works in 324.3, but not in 325.0. Windows XP sp3. Malwarebytes and 360 Total Security.
by Arnold
Thu Apr 19, 2018 7:40 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Creating a Digital ID Build 324.3
Replies: 25
Views: 1842

Re: Creating a Digital ID Build 324.3

I have tried to make a certificate now with a number of files, and always with the same result. I get the error message noted in my original post about insufficient memory (see post above). The computer is not lacking memory (see laptop specs below). It appears that error message is generated by the...
by Arnold
Thu Apr 19, 2018 2:06 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Bug: 325.0 - 'Save as Optimized' Options not saving.
Replies: 32
Views: 2036

Re: Bug: 325.0 - 'Save as Optimized' Options not saving.

I tried uninstalling and installing build 325.0. When I import my settings, the optimization settings are still not being imported. I went back to 324.3 and the optimization settings import correctly. The optimization settings export out of 325.0 okay, but do not import back in. Do you have an XP ma...
by Arnold
Thu Apr 19, 2018 11:08 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Bug: 325.0 - 'Save as Optimized' Options not saving.
Replies: 32
Views: 2036

Re: Bug: 325.0 - 'Save as Optimized' Options not saving.

Yes export and import seems fine on Windows 7 machine. I will reinstall to XP machine.
by Arnold
Thu Apr 19, 2018 10:05 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Bug: 325.0 - 'Save as Optimized' Options not saving.
Replies: 32
Views: 2036

Re: Bug: 325.0 - 'Save as Optimized' Options not saving.

Just tried it. From what I can tell, when settings are exported the optimization ones are not included. I think that is similar to what the OP was experiencing. I am pretty sure they were saved in previous builds.
by Arnold
Thu Apr 19, 2018 9:47 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Bug: 325.0 - 'Save as Optimized' Options not saving.
Replies: 32
Views: 2036

Re: Bug: 325.0 - 'Save as Optimized' Options not saving.

So those are the default settings. Wow, I was positive those were ones I had set. I think I took a screenshot of them a while back and saved it. I will try to find that and set it back to those and see what happens.

Thanks.
by Arnold
Thu Apr 19, 2018 8:13 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Creating a Digital ID Build 324.3
Replies: 25
Views: 1842

Re: Creating a Digital ID Build 324.3

Nothing has changed with how this works over here using Windows XP or Windows 7 with build 325.0.
by Arnold
Thu Apr 19, 2018 8:01 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Enhance Scanned Pages
Replies: 61
Views: 4086

Re: Enhance Scanned Pages

I just emailed you the files directly with a note. I tried deskewing the file that doubled in size in Windows XP 32 bit on a Windows 7 64 bit machine, and the file quadrupled to 4.37 meg.
by Arnold
Thu Apr 19, 2018 7:24 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Enhance Scanned Pages
Replies: 61
Views: 4086

Re: Enhance Scanned Pages

I will email you both files, the one that doubles in size and the one where the text gets crazy looking.
by Arnold
Thu Apr 19, 2018 4:32 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Enhance Scanned Pages
Replies: 61
Views: 4086

Enhance Scanned Pages

I was happy to see the new Enhance Scanned Pages feature, as I often use the Transform feature to Deskew scanned pages I receive. However, I had problems with the first 2 files I tried it with. The first file was a 2 page scanned document. If I use the Transform feature and manually deskew the pages...
by Arnold
Thu Apr 19, 2018 3:48 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Bug: 325.0 - 'Save as Optimized' Options not saving.
Replies: 32
Views: 2036

Re: Bug: 325.0 - 'Save as Optimized' Options not saving.

Was anything ever resolved with this? Here are the Optimization settings with build 324.5 in Windows XP. I don't think those are the default settings. I believe those are the ones I set up and used in previous builds. If I reset all settings, those settings remain the same. Shouldn't they revert to ...
by Arnold
Tue Apr 10, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Creating a Digital ID Build 324.3
Replies: 25
Views: 1842

Re: Creating a Digital ID Build 324.3

Yes.
by Arnold
Tue Apr 10, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Creating a Digital ID Build 324.3
Replies: 25
Views: 1842

Creating a Digital ID Build 324.3

I am unable to create a self signed PKS#12 digital ID using build 324.3. I go through all of the steps to create a new certificate, but I end up with nothing usable with both Windows XP & Windows 7. With Windows XP I can create a .pfx file, but it is not usable. A dialog box appears asking for the p...
by Arnold
Wed Apr 04, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Typewriter Tool Position
Replies: 26
Views: 3044

Re: Typewriter Tool Position

Thank you.
by Arnold
Tue Mar 27, 2018 4:45 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Menu customization not working in v.7
Replies: 3
Views: 257

Re: Menu customization not working in v.7

When I first started using v7 it seemed that moving menu items worked (Drag), while copying them did not (Ctrl-Drag). So I would move items off of the Menu Bar to where I wanted them, and then reset it when I was finished. This was with one of the earlier builds though.
by Arnold
Thu Mar 22, 2018 11:02 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Font Problem
Replies: 33
Views: 2648

Font Problem

I have a font called NewLetterGothic that I purchased and use regularly. For some reason it does not display or print properly in the Editor. The letters p, e, s & o are stretched out. These letters display fine in the Viewer and in Acrobat 7. Please see attached. It is noticeable even at fit width ...
by Arnold
Wed Mar 14, 2018 6:17 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: V 7 Changing Object Properties
Replies: 14
Views: 843

Re: V 7 Changing Object Properties

From what I can tell my customization was not causing the problem, merely masking the inconsistencies, as v6 and v7 work exactly the same. I saw one other thing in addition to the ones listed above. If I create a rectangle with default settings I can click in the document or press the escape key to ...
by Arnold
Wed Mar 14, 2018 12:48 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: V 7 Changing Object Properties
Replies: 14
Views: 843

Re: V 7 Changing Object Properties

I do see that does make a difference. Don't understand the logic of it, but I see that it does. Just out of interest, why does changing the color of the border act differently than changing the border width? Why does changing the fill opacity act differently than changing the fill color itself? All ...
by Arnold
Tue Mar 13, 2018 11:30 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: V 7 Changing Object Properties
Replies: 14
Views: 843

Re: V 7 Changing Object Properties

Here are the 322.7 settings. I reset v7 over here and tried it (see attached). Same thing Pressing escape does nothing. Tried it again in v6 portable with the settings file attached and once I change border width using the Properties Toolbar , 3 escapes works. Very strange it works differently over ...
by Arnold
Tue Mar 13, 2018 10:57 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: V 7 Changing Object Properties
Replies: 14
Views: 843

Re: V 7 Changing Object Properties

The Properties Pane does indeed work differently than the Properties Toolbar. The Properties Toolbar is what I have been referring to in all of my posts.

Thanks.
by Arnold
Tue Mar 13, 2018 12:09 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: V 7 Changing Object Properties
Replies: 14
Views: 843

Re: V 7 Changing Object Properties

Actually I am not trying to change anything. I honestly don't understand where that idea came from. I just wonder why certain things function differently (and inconsistently) in v7 than in v6, especially when v6 seems more logical. Here are the easy steps to duplicate what I see over here. Use the r...
by Arnold
Mon Mar 12, 2018 12:58 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Printing Scanned Grayscale PDF
Replies: 6
Views: 479

Re: Printing Scanned Grayscale PDF

File sent. Thanks.
by Arnold
Sat Mar 10, 2018 5:59 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: V 7 Changing Object Properties
Replies: 14
Views: 843

Re: V 7 Changing Object Properties

This does not appear to be fixed in build 324.3 of the Editor. Just checked again and there is different behavior in Version 6. Both Windows XP and Windows 7.

Thanks.
by Arnold
Sat Mar 10, 2018 5:08 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Tab Order
Replies: 1
Views: 323

Tab Order

I opened a new document window for a pdf, and split it into a new vertical tab group. I then used the command "All Documents to One Tab Group" and the tab order was changed. Nothing earth shattering, but I wondered if that is supposed to happen. See attached screen shots. Thank you. 2 Tab Groups.png...
by Arnold
Sat Mar 10, 2018 4:36 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Printing Scanned Grayscale PDF
Replies: 6
Views: 479

Printing Scanned Grayscale PDF

I tried printing a scanned grayscale pdf using the latest version of the Editor. The print preview looked washed out, and it actually printed that way. I had print settings set at Monochrome and 400 dpi. Using the Auto, Grayscale, and Color settings did not help. Looked the same in Windows 7 and Win...
by Arnold
Thu Mar 01, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: V 7 Pan & Zoom
Replies: 9
Views: 633

Re: V 7 Pan & Zoom

Pan & zoom still appears to have problems in 324.3.
by Arnold
Wed Feb 14, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Latest versions of Editor do not load in Windows XP
Replies: 12
Views: 537

Re: Latest versions of Editor do not load in Windows XP

I had a little bit of trouble last week. I was changing some settings (as usual) and the program closed on me. I think that may have been because I was trying to do extreme multi-tasking though, as I had to restart the computer as well. Then 324.2 would not start. I looked in the program directory a...
by Arnold
Sat Feb 10, 2018 2:59 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: 324.2 Display
Replies: 21
Views: 931

Re: 324.2 Display

Thank you. I definitely know now how Ribbon Layout and Split View work. When it would happen with them I thought it was a bug.

I will keep watching for something concerning the taskbar gap and post if I see anything.
by Arnold
Sat Feb 10, 2018 12:34 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: 324.2 Display
Replies: 21
Views: 931

Re: 324.2 Display

I anticipated those would be the answers to my questions. I definitely think Split View should not be persistent. I wish it could the same for Ribbon layout. The only time it is useful to me is on files with mixed page sizes like 8.5" x 11" portrait and 11" x 17" landscape. Put the program in Ribbon...
by Arnold
Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: 324.2 Display
Replies: 21
Views: 931

Re: 324.2 Display

Yes and I will try to get a screenshot with it happening with a file open. On the other thing. It seems to me that once Ribbon Layout is used on a file, you have to manually switch back to Standard Layout. Otherwise any file opened after that is in Ribbon Layout, which I don't use much. Is that how ...
by Arnold
Fri Feb 09, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: 324.2 Display
Replies: 21
Views: 931

Re: 324.2 Display

Sometimes I actually see it with a document open. Probably depends on what is beneath. But that is basically what I am seeing, even on the Windows 7 machine. So I am not going crazy, other people can see it too!
by Arnold
Fri Feb 09, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: 324.2 Display
Replies: 21
Views: 931

Re: 324.2 Display

I wonder what is happening over here then. I reset the program and that did not fix it. So I removed and reinstalled. When the program first started the gap was not there. I then pressed F9 just to see the Menu and there it was again. Never had it before Build 324.2. It is nothing serious, but do yo...
by Arnold
Fri Feb 09, 2018 2:13 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: 324.2 Display
Replies: 21
Views: 931

Re: 324.2 Display

I will try to do screenshots for you. You guys may have the program set to remember if a file is closed in Ribbon Layout or Split View, and have it reopen that way. I hope not. I would like files to reopen in Single View and Standard Layout, no matter what the display state was when I closed it. The...
by Arnold
Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:54 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: 324.2 Display
Replies: 21
Views: 931

Re: 324.2 Display

I just tried it with another file here that is all landscape portrait pages and it all went the same. The file I spotted this on was a mixture of portrait and landscape pages and it was easier to see. If you have the document sized to Fit Page, it is easy to miss that you are in Ribbon View and not ...
by Arnold
Thu Feb 08, 2018 1:17 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: 324.2 Display
Replies: 21
Views: 931

324.2 Display

Open file and then switch to Ribbon Layout and Fit Page (see Preferences in screenshot) Close and reopen file View now back to Fit Width, but still in Ribbon Layout Switch back to Standard Layout and choose Split View (1 pane is now Standard Layout, the other is Ribbon Layout for some reason) Make b...
by Arnold
Tue Feb 06, 2018 8:41 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: ALT-key crashes Editor SOLVED
Replies: 31
Views: 2787

Re: ALT-key crashes Editor SOLVED

I cant give you a screenshot on this. Here is an example. If I have KeyTips enabled then Alt + 7 selects Combine Files on the Title Bar. If I then disable KeyTips, Alt + 7 still selects Combine Files, but no black rectangle with the number 7 appears. I had thought that disabling KeyTips would mean t...
by Arnold
Tue Feb 06, 2018 7:32 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: ALT-key crashes Editor SOLVED
Replies: 31
Views: 2787

Re: ALT-key crashes Editor SOLVED

In 324.2 an option has been added to disable KeyTips. That seems to work on disabling them on the Menu Bar. However on the Toolbars on the Title Bar (and possibly other Toolbars) it appears the KeyTips still work, but the black rectangles and numbers are no longer visible. Is that how it is supposed...
by Arnold
Sun Feb 04, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: V7: "Documents/Signatures and Initials" disappeared
Replies: 3
Views: 232

Re: V7: "Documents/Signatures and Initials" disappeared

I had posted about drag & drop issues such as you describe, and 2 tickets were started for it I believe (4165 & 4171) . The Version History for 324.0 mentions 4171 being fixed. Do not see any mention of 4165. I fixed the problem you have by right clicking the Menu Bar and resetting it while in Custo...
by Arnold
Sun Feb 04, 2018 5:42 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: V 7 Pan & Zoom
Replies: 9
Views: 633

Re: V 7 Pan & Zoom

Is the ticket still open on this one? It does not appear to be fixed in 324.0.
by Arnold
Sun Feb 04, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: ALT-key crashes Editor SOLVED
Replies: 31
Views: 2787

Re: ALT-key crashes Editor SOLVED

So far I have had no problems with the Alt key, either using it with KeyTips, or switching between programs using Alt Tab. I have had no problems with importing and exporting settings. This is with both Windows XP and Windows 7. Based on the previous post, this might be because I re-did all customiz...
by Arnold
Mon Jan 29, 2018 7:52 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How can I set deafult colors in commenting tools/format tab?
Replies: 7
Views: 664

Re: How can I set deafult colors in commenting tools/format tab?

Judging from his screenshot, he used the Fill Color option. I get the same result over here if I change/alter one of the default colors. It changes back when I close the program and re-start it. It happens even if I use the altered color before closing the program. Same thing in Windows XP or Window...
by Arnold
Sun Jan 28, 2018 10:07 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How can I set deafult colors in commenting tools/format tab?
Replies: 7
Views: 664

Re: How can I set deafult colors in commenting tools/format tab?

I don't think you can change those "baked in" colors. You can however clone and rename one of those colors using the buttons in the toolbar. Then change whatever you want, and the new color will be there when you restart the program. You can assign a shortcut key to it also.
by Arnold
Wed Jan 24, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How to use PDF-XChange Editor in preview pane of FreeCommander XE?
Replies: 16
Views: 809

Re: How to use PDF-XChange Editor in preview pane of FreeCommander XE?

The author of FreeCommander just released Build 770 which is a free public release. You may want to download it and try it. A number of bugs, etc. were fixed.
by Arnold
Thu Jan 18, 2018 2:34 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How to use PDF-XChange Editor in preview pane of FreeCommander XE?
Replies: 16
Views: 809

Re: How to use PDF-XChange Editor in preview pane of FreeCommander XE?

It works smoothly in Windows 7, and the pane just pops up with the document displayed. On Windows XP things are a little different, but I have modified the configuration and layout of FreeCommander on that machine extensively over time.
by Arnold
Thu Jan 18, 2018 12:14 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How to use PDF-XChange Editor in preview pane of FreeCommander XE?
Replies: 16
Views: 809

Re: How to use PDF-XChange Editor in preview pane of FreeCommander XE?

Control Q seems to be working fine in the 64 bit version on Windows 7 (Build 768). For me, FreeCommander is indispensable just like the Editor. If the computer is running, they are both running.