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by Arnold
Mon Jan 15, 2018 8:57 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Form Fields
Replies: 9
Views: 856

Re: Form Fields

I think that the form is supposed to be reset to the minimum values and $0.00 when it is reset. I remember it working that way at one point. Most of the time, I just copy and use a previously filled in form that has the Owner, Consultant, etc. info filled in to save time. So there is no resetting. I...
by Arnold
Mon Jan 15, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Form Fields
Replies: 9
Views: 856

Re: Form Fields

I just noticed something I hadn't before. I think the problem is solely with importing the data. I think you guys are correct that the calculation is okay. If you look at the 2 screen shots, there are 2 calculations that total into one. The quantity in the 2nd field was changed upon import also. The...
by Arnold
Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Form Fields
Replies: 9
Views: 856

Re: Form Fields

Something strange here then as I just tried it in Windows 7 and this is what I got when importing my exported data. So something does not look right in Windows 7 either. The info I exported and imported should have shown a calculated amount of only $360.00 not $2,800.00. But I think there appeared t...
by Arnold
Mon Jan 15, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Form Fields
Replies: 9
Views: 856

Form Fields

I use the attached notification form quite a lot (Pinellas County Form.pdf). I tried importing and exporting form fields with mixed results (Pinellas County Calculated Field.png) (Pinellas County Form Import Results.jpg). The calculated fields appear to become inoperative in the Editor by simply res...
by Arnold
Sun Jan 14, 2018 7:28 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Cosmetic: Page Display
Replies: 1
Views: 223

Cosmetic: Page Display

When I close all files, the pages of the last opened file are still reflected in the page display area.

Thanks.
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by Arnold
Fri Jan 12, 2018 11:17 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Manage Presets in Measuring Tools
Replies: 17
Views: 1114

Re: Manage Presets in Measuring Tools

Here are the settings from the Windows 7 machine.
by Arnold
Fri Jan 12, 2018 9:53 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Manage Presets in Measuring Tools
Replies: 17
Views: 1114

Re: Manage Presets in Measuring Tools

When I cloned it, the setting was already for .13 inch at the top of the Edit dialog (Calibration) with no way to change it. If I changed nothing at all the scale remained .125" = 1' and all was good. You can see the scale behind the Calibration still reads .125" = 1' because I had not changed anyth...
by Arnold
Fri Jan 12, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Manage Presets in Measuring Tools
Replies: 17
Views: 1114

Re: Manage Presets in Measuring Tools

Clone 1 does not have the format changed. Clone 2 has the format changed. Scale is changed and seems there is no way to correct it in the Manage Presets dialog. Has to be selected in the document and changed through properties. Same thing happens in Windows 7.
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by Arnold
Fri Jan 12, 2018 8:09 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Manage Presets in Measuring Tools
Replies: 17
Views: 1114

Re: Manage Presets in Measuring Tools

Yes I did change the format as 16th's of an inch is ungainly looking, and I don't need it. But I don't think that should change the precision of the measurement. I will try to send some more screen shots. It appears that once I changed the format the measurement inherited the .13" = 1' scale. Please...
by Arnold
Fri Jan 12, 2018 2:45 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Manage Presets in Measuring Tools
Replies: 17
Views: 1114

Manage Presets in Measuring Tools

In the Manage Presets window in Set Scale in Measuring Tools I cloned the 1/8" = 1' measurement hard wired into the program. The scale changed from .125 in = 1 ft to .13 in = 1' in the clone (see screen shot). I thought the clone was just displaying the scale incorrectly, but measurements using it w...
by Arnold
Thu Jan 11, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Cosmetic: Bookmarks on Menu & Scan Icons
Replies: 7
Views: 743

Re: Cosmetic: Bookmarks on Menu & Scan Icons

Thank you sir.
by Arnold
Thu Jan 11, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Set Scale & Comment Context Menu
Replies: 4
Views: 535

Re: Set Scale & Comment Context Menu

I figured out what caused the problem. Copying commands from the Menu to toolbars and sub-menus can be problematic. When I first started using version 7 I did not realize that at first. You guys have a ticket for this already. This must have been a result of that. I re-set the Menu toolbar, dragged ...
by Arnold
Thu Jan 11, 2018 10:10 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Set Scale & Comment Context Menu
Replies: 4
Views: 535

Re: Set Scale & Comment Context Menu

I was mistaking Set Scale for Calibrate Measurement as they use the same icon. Calibrate Measurement is still working as it always did. I do not know where the Set Scale command even came from. I looked in the list of commands and could not find it. I did not want to reset everything and try it beca...
by Arnold
Thu Jan 11, 2018 1:16 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Set Scale & Comment Context Menu
Replies: 4
Views: 535

Set Scale & Comment Context Menu

On the context menu for comment(s) placed on the page there is a Transform command. Would it be possible to also include a Duplicate command?

It seems that Set Scale in Measuring Tools is not working.

Thanks.
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by Arnold
Wed Jan 10, 2018 12:41 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Cosmetic: Bookmarks on Menu & Scan Icons
Replies: 7
Views: 743

Re: Cosmetic: Bookmarks on Menu & Scan Icons

There already is an icon that does not have the plus sign that could be used. It is utilized as a part of the "combo scan icon" pictured below. To me, it would be more logical to use that icon for Custom Scan. That would differentiate it and the Insert Scanned Pages icon when using them side by side...
by Arnold
Wed Jan 10, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Cosmetic: Bookmarks on Menu & Scan Icons
Replies: 7
Views: 743

Cosmetic: Bookmarks on Menu & Scan Icons

The bookmarks item on the menu does not have a shortcut underlined when the Alt key is pressed.
The Custom Scan command and the Insert Scanned Pages command use the same icon.

Thanks.
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by Arnold
Tue Jan 09, 2018 3:20 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Lost toolbar at top
Replies: 3
Views: 329

Re: Lost toolbar at top

It looks as though the F8 key got pressed inadvertently. F8 toggles visibility of the toolbars and F9 toggles visibility of the menu.
by Arnold
Mon Jan 08, 2018 4:12 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area
Replies: 39
Views: 3284

Re: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area

Is this what you are looking for? Takes a little time to set up, but toolbars can be nested.
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by Arnold
Sat Jan 06, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Stamps Toolbar Icon
Replies: 16
Views: 1531

Re: Stamps Toolbar Icon

Daniel here is what I see over here, and probably explains why you guys were not seeing any problems. I was using Ctrl-Drag to drag from the Menu to the More for Pages menu copied to a toolbar. Hopefully this info will help. Header, Watermark, Background & Bates Numbering do not work if they are cop...
by Arnold
Fri Jan 05, 2018 9:25 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area
Replies: 39
Views: 3284

Re: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area

I fiddled around with the Ribbon UI a little when I first switched to version 7. I will ask a question I had then, based on this new knowledge about separators. In the screen shots, is the stacking of the 3 icons in the tools section by design, or because of a separator? If it is because of a separa...
by Arnold
Fri Jan 05, 2018 8:15 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF-Xchange Lite 7
Replies: 13
Views: 1490

Re: PDF-Xchange Lite 7

I see over on the forum for the printer drivers that someone sees truncated screens even in Windows 7. So it appears it is not an OS problem. I had forgotten there was a forum just for the printer drivers as I never use them. No wonder there are no posts about the drivers in here. Slaps forehead.
by Arnold
Thu Jan 04, 2018 11:14 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Stamps Toolbar Icon
Replies: 16
Views: 1531

Re: Stamps Toolbar Icon

Okay great. Thank you very much Daniel.
by Arnold
Thu Jan 04, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Misplaced Toolbars
Replies: 34
Views: 2317

Re: Misplaced Toolbars

Vasyl I happened to browse by and see his post with the attached settings files. They are huge compared to the settings files produced by the 2 computers over here. Both are around 40 kb, and his are 10 times bigger than that. Even the good one. And the program over here on both machines is really c...
by Arnold
Thu Jan 04, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area
Replies: 39
Views: 3284

Re: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area

Nope. Did not work over here. If I place a separator anywhere else, it is visible without me having to change any properties. Only seems to happen at the beginning and end of toolbars.

I wonder what a hard breaking separator does?
by Arnold
Thu Jan 04, 2018 8:34 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Stamps Toolbar Icon
Replies: 16
Views: 1531

Re: Stamps Toolbar Icon

That is strange. I just tried copying the Header & Footer sub-menu from the top Document menu to the More for Pages sub-menu I had dragged to the toolbar previously. So it looks just like it did in my post, and it does not work. I did this on the same Windows 7 machine I sent you the settings for. S...
by Arnold
Thu Jan 04, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area
Replies: 39
Views: 3284

Re: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area

The questions about separators reminded me of one final thing I noticed. I was not able to add a separator at the end of a toolbar to distinguish it from a toolbar that it is docked right next to. This would be nice when toolbars are locked. When I closed Customize Toolbars the separator disappeared...
by Arnold
Thu Jan 04, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Stamps Toolbar Icon
Replies: 16
Views: 1531

Re: Stamps Toolbar Icon

Header Sub-Menu - works if dragged from the Menu to a toolbar. Does not work if dragged to a More For Pages sub-menu group previously dragged to a toolbar. See screenshots below. Add Links Icon Drop Down - does not work in Menu so dragging it to a toolbar does not work. Adding the icon from the list...
by Arnold
Thu Jan 04, 2018 5:12 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Stamps Toolbar Icon
Replies: 16
Views: 1531

Re: Stamps Toolbar Icon

As mentioned in my previous post, the individual Add Go To Link icon does not work if I drag it by itself to a toolbar form the Commands in Customize Toolbars. I think that might be a different issue as that is just a plain icon with no drop down menu. If I use Reset Toolbar it removes all customiza...
by Arnold
Wed Jan 03, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area
Replies: 39
Views: 3284

Re: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area

Here is where I have a 3rd row of icons become visible using an F7 shortcut key. At that point I have a lot of the features covered. Definitely anything I need to do no matter how infrequent. There is no 4th row.
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by Arnold
Wed Jan 03, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area
Replies: 39
Views: 3284

Re: v7 UI is so BIG there is no work area

Both UI's are very adjustable and can be minimized to be out of the way. I use the Classic UI, most of the time with just the Title Bar visible. I added my most used commands to the two toolbars on each end of the Title Bar. F9 toggles visibility of the Menu (Classic UI), F8 toggles visibility of al...
by Arnold
Wed Jan 03, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Replace Pages
Replies: 5
Views: 426

Re: Replace Pages

I read through the notes under the options after your post and my last reply. I think everything is working correctly. Under the option I used, the page is replaced and links and bookmarks are maintained, but so are comments. So any notes I want on the page to be replaced need to be flattened so the...
by Arnold
Wed Jan 03, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF-Xchange Lite 7
Replies: 13
Views: 1490

Re: PDF-Xchange Lite 7

I uninstalled the printers from the computers. I don't use them.
by Arnold
Wed Jan 03, 2018 11:14 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Replace Pages
Replies: 5
Views: 426

Re: Replace Pages

The option I used allows the page to be replaced and for the link and bookmark to stay linked to it. This is what I wanted to have happen. The option you suggested does not seem to do that, not matter the settings below it. The settings below it refer to the source document I believe.

Thanks.
by Arnold
Wed Jan 03, 2018 9:56 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Stamps Toolbar Icon
Replies: 16
Views: 1531

Re: Stamps Toolbar Icon

Here are the settings from the Windows 7 machine. I have also found a couple of other instances where items do not seem to work on toolbars as noted below. Add Link The icon pictured in the same screenshot with the Stamp Tool icon has an arrow that seems to indicate there are options that can be cho...
by Arnold
Tue Jan 02, 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Stamps Toolbar Icon
Replies: 16
Views: 1531

Re: Stamps Toolbar Icon

If I go to Customize Toolbars -> Commands and drag the Stamps Tool icon to a toolbar it does not work properly. If I drag the icon from the Tools -> Comment And Markup Tools in the menu it works fine. I thought they were one and the same. The icon looks the same. Version 323.2 and the same thing hap...
by Arnold
Sat Dec 30, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Stamps Toolbar Icon
Replies: 16
Views: 1531

Stamps Toolbar Icon

I think the Stamp toolbar icon set may not be working as it should. The Edit Content icon set is configured the same way. If you click on the button on the left, the last used Edit action is implemented. If you click on the selection button on the right, a drop down list of choices appears. With Sta...
by Arnold
Sat Dec 30, 2017 9:28 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Replace Pages
Replies: 5
Views: 426

Re: Replace Pages

If I use "Replace Pages" to replace the place holder file with a real manifest it works fine. The bookmark and link to the page are preserved as I expected. These manifests are always hand written documents that I have scanned in, usually at 300 dpi B&W. The submittal file is a mixture of scanned an...
by Arnold
Sat Dec 30, 2017 5:01 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Replace Pages
Replies: 5
Views: 426

Replace Pages

I created a "place holder" page (Manifest 1) to use in submittal files I produce. The plan is to use the "Replace Pages" feature to swap in the real manifest once received. The Manifest 1 page was not flattened, and I used the "Insert Pages" feature to add it to an existing submittal file. I then de...
by Arnold
Fri Dec 29, 2017 7:52 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF-Xchange Lite 7
Replies: 13
Views: 1490

Re: PDF-Xchange Lite 7

I figured out that the printer labeled as 6 in the list of printers was actually version 7. John had stated in his post that there would no longer be version numbers. The Printing Preferences dialog box was cut off in XP, and it seemed like the settings for embedding fonts was still not being retain...
by Arnold
Fri Dec 29, 2017 5:36 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Cosmetic: Horizontal Tab Group & Split Icons
Replies: 1
Views: 206

Cosmetic: Horizontal Tab Group & Split Icons

The New Horizontal Tab Group and Horizontal Split icons look to be the same, but the Vertical ones are different from each other. Should the Horizontal ones also be different from each other?
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by Arnold
Thu Dec 28, 2017 11:37 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: V 7 Pan & Zoom
Replies: 9
Views: 632

Re: V 7 Pan & Zoom

Excellent. Thank you.
by Arnold
Wed Dec 27, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: V 7 Pan & Zoom
Replies: 9
Views: 632

V 7 Pan & Zoom

Pan & Zoom works fine with V 6 but not with V 7 on this form. Dragging the blue view window around is restricted to the right 2/3rd's of the document. V 6 seems smoother also. Both XP & Windows 7.

Thanks.
by Arnold
Wed Dec 27, 2017 1:24 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Affect on Windows Taskbar
Replies: 8
Views: 586

Re: Affect on Windows Taskbar

In my previous post I was not being critical of the new UI. I like it a great deal. A lot of what I do with the program can be done with just the 14 or 15 icons I have on the Title Bar.
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by Arnold
Wed Dec 27, 2017 12:15 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Affect on Windows Taskbar
Replies: 8
Views: 586

Re: Affect on Windows Taskbar

A couple of times I have had a normal Windows title bar trying to force it's way through the Editor V 7 title bar. It is crazy looking, sort of half of one and half of the other. I can keep working and it goes away. I have only seen it a couple of times for a few seconds each time. The first time I ...
by Arnold
Sat Dec 23, 2017 7:59 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Version 7 Printing
Replies: 10
Views: 1500

Re: Version 7 Printing

Thank you for the reply John. Ivan had posted "please note, V7 of the Editor is trying to avoid image re-scaling when it is possible and sends images to printers in their original dimensions". Right then I figured I needed a new plan for dealing with converting my B&W scanned documents to 4 up pages...
by Arnold
Fri Dec 22, 2017 10:10 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF-Xchange Lite 7
Replies: 13
Views: 1490

Re: PDF-Xchange Lite 7

I have no desired outcome. I think you may be misjudging my motives here. I was simply trying to point out a problem that could affect other users. I never even use the Lite printer drivers. Here are 2 screenshots from Windows 7. Only version 7 of the Editor is installed. Lite printer version 6 show...
by Arnold
Fri Dec 22, 2017 7:03 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Verion 7 UI Questions
Replies: 8
Views: 1074

Re: Verion 7 UI Questions

I figured out one way to do it. I moved the icons from my toolbar to the Edit Content toolbar since I had already added the 2 original icons to the Comment toolbar. Properties toolbar has plenty of room now.
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by Arnold
Fri Dec 22, 2017 6:26 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Version 7 Not Maximized
Replies: 6
Views: 711

Re: Version 7 Not Maximized

Basically there should be no difference in closing with File -> Exit or Close to System Tray and then Exit using the right click option. If the program was running full screen, I believe it should open back up in full screen under either scenario.

Thanks for checking it out.
by Arnold
Fri Dec 22, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Verion 7 UI Questions
Replies: 8
Views: 1074

Re: Verion 7 UI Questions

I have the properties toolbar as the last one in the row and I have all text labels shut off in toolbars in UI Options. There would be enough room for the Properties toolbar to expand as far as needed if the tool bar I created (on the far left) collapsed like the default ones that come with the prog...
by Arnold
Fri Dec 22, 2017 4:30 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF-Xchange Lite 7
Replies: 13
Views: 1490

Re: PDF-Xchange Lite 7

The only version of the lite printer that shows up in the list of available printers using Control Panel is version 6. This is in both operating systems. So it is really not available to be used by any program. Windows XP Professional sp 3, and Windows 7 Home Premium sp 1. I have version 6 of the Ed...