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by Arnold
Fri Dec 22, 2017 3:40 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Version 7 Not Maximized
Replies: 6
Views: 712

Re: Version 7 Not Maximized

The same thing happens with Windows XP and Windows 7. If I exit the program using Ctrl Q, then it opens full screen. If I close it with the icon in the system tray it does not. This is the scenario. The program is running full screen and I click the X button to close to the tray. I then right click ...
by Arnold
Fri Dec 22, 2017 2:50 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF-Xchange Lite 7
Replies: 13
Views: 1492

Re: PDF-Xchange Lite 7

Yes I rebooted both the Windows XP and 7 machines and that did not fix it. I installed Editor 7 on the XP machine from a downloaded zip installer file. After I realized the printer driver was not functioning, I downloaded the Lite installer and tried installing it that way. With Windows 7, I just we...
by Arnold
Fri Dec 22, 2017 1:13 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF-Xchange Lite 7
Replies: 13
Views: 1492

PDF-Xchange Lite 7

A new version of PDF-Xchange Lite seems to have been installed in program files with Editor 7. However, it does not have a version number like version 6, and does not show up as a destination to print to. PDF-Xchange Lite 6 is still installed and working presumably because I still have a portable ve...
by Arnold
Fri Dec 22, 2017 4:42 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Document From Graphic File
Replies: 2
Views: 590

Document From Graphic File

Created a pdf from a graphic in 2 different ways. The file created using the Add Graphic to Base Content on the Edit Content Toolbar was nearly 10 times bigger than the graphic file itself, as well as the other pdf. I have attached both pdf's and the original graphic file. File size seems way too bi...
by Arnold
Wed Dec 20, 2017 5:41 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Version 7 Page Display
Replies: 3
Views: 761

Re: Version 7 Page Display

I found another document that does not open in Fit Width mode like version 6 does. I notice that version 6 has one more check box in Page Display preferences than version 7 does.
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by Arnold
Tue Dec 19, 2017 9:14 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Anyway to get v7 UI colors to get closer to v6?
Replies: 6
Views: 461

Re: Anyway to get v7 UI colors to get closer to v6?

I like the colors and look of both UI's. Please don't forget about the File menu not fitting on "vertically" challenged computer screens.
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by Arnold
Tue Dec 19, 2017 1:08 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: V 7 Changing Object Properties
Replies: 14
Views: 843

Re: V 7 Changing Object Properties

I just checked it in version 6 in a portable install. It definitely works differently in version 6. After I enter a different point size, I press the Escape 2 or 3 times and the object is deselected. This seems to be consistent with all properties. With version 7, it seems you have to click somewher...
by Arnold
Tue Dec 19, 2017 7:10 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: V 7 Changing Object Properties
Replies: 14
Views: 843

V 7 Changing Object Properties

If I change the point size of a rectangle border using the Properties toolbar, I cannot then use the Escape key to deselect the rectangle. The same problem occurs if I change the opacity or the blend mode of the fill. However, if I change the border color or border style, the Escape key works fine. ...
by Arnold
Mon Dec 18, 2017 3:52 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Version 7 Not Maximized
Replies: 6
Views: 712

Re: Version 7 Not Maximized

I have the program set to close to the system tray (see attached). If I then exit the program from the tray icon, it does not start full screen. The program will only start full screen if I exit using File -> Exit on the Menu. I normally don't have the menu visible. 2017-12-17 22_22_15-Manage Tabs a...
by Arnold
Mon Dec 18, 2017 12:30 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Version 7 Not Maximized
Replies: 6
Views: 712

Version 7 Not Maximized

When I open Version 7, it does not open full screen. Is there some setting in Preferences I have long forgotten about?
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by Arnold
Fri Dec 15, 2017 4:30 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Version 7 Page Display
Replies: 3
Views: 761

Version 7 Page Display

I have both version 6 & 7 set to always open documents in Fit Width mode. The attached document opens in version 6 in Fit Width mode, but in version 7 it opens in Fit Page mode.
by Arnold
Fri Dec 15, 2017 4:20 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Version 7 Printing
Replies: 10
Views: 1503

Re: Version 7 Printing

I tried printing with the monochrome setting in build 323.1. It did help with the test document (color pictures) I included in a previous post. Still see problems with file size when printing scanned B&W documents though. Version 6 seems to produce significantly smaller files with the same settings ...
by Arnold
Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:30 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Version 7 Printing
Replies: 10
Views: 1503

Re: Version 7 Printing

Thank you I will check it out in the new release.
by Arnold
Tue Dec 12, 2017 10:36 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Verion 7 UI Questions
Replies: 8
Views: 1075

Re: Verion 7 UI Questions

Please see pdf attached. Settings also attached.
by Arnold
Tue Dec 12, 2017 8:31 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Verion 7 UI Questions
Replies: 8
Views: 1075

Re: Verion 7 UI Questions

Thank you. How about the 2nd part of my post. Is it possible to make toolbars I create collapse like the default ones do when the Properties toolbar expands to the left?
by Arnold
Tue Dec 12, 2017 8:25 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Version 7 Printing
Replies: 10
Views: 1503

Re: Version 7 Printing

Here is the same file printed with version 7 at 600 dpi Monochrome. Size of file is still 2.07 MB. Same size as when printed at 300 dpi
by Arnold
Tue Dec 12, 2017 8:14 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Version 7 Printing
Replies: 10
Views: 1503

Re: Version 7 Printing

Attached is a file called Test Document that I printed with both version 6 & 7 to priPrinter. It is a virtual printer I use to combine pages to create pdf's. Both version 6 & version 7 printed to priPrinter in Monochrome at 300 dpi. The version 6 file is 895 KB and the version 7 file is 2.07 MB. A b...
by Arnold
Tue Dec 12, 2017 2:38 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Version 7 Printing
Replies: 10
Views: 1503

Version 7 Printing

Something is not working right when I print in Monochrome from Version 7. I think the Auto setting may be doing the same thing. I am printing to a virtual printer in order to make a pdf. Here are the pdf file sizes when printing the same 4 pages with versions 6 & 7 in monochrome. With version 7, the...
by Arnold
Tue Dec 12, 2017 1:20 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Verion 7 UI Questions
Replies: 8
Views: 1075

Verion 7 UI Questions

Some of the titles for the icons in Ribbon UI mode are rather long. In the Command Properties for the icon there is a place to specify a short title, but it seems to be locked. Is there a way to enter a short title, and would it then take the place of the regular title below the icon? The Properties...
by Arnold
Sun Dec 10, 2017 12:31 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Remove windows frame
Replies: 29
Views: 2408

Re: Remove windows frame

I went back to refresh my memory. The Properties Toolbar got really long when I double clicked on an object. So at that point It was reflecting the properties of the pop up note, not the object itself. It stretched about 2/3 of the way across the screen. 2017-12-09 19_21_40-Greenshot.png Couple of o...
by Arnold
Sun Dec 10, 2017 12:02 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Remove windows frame
Replies: 29
Views: 2408

Re: Remove windows frame

Oh yeah the Properties Toolbar works great if it is docked on the same row as other toolbars. I have it set that way now, and it just bulldozes everything out of it's way. I love the way it works in version 7. It could work great on the Title Bar as well. I figured Tracker might not want to do that ...
by Arnold
Sat Dec 09, 2017 7:28 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Remove windows frame
Replies: 29
Views: 2408

Re: Remove windows frame

I noticed that too. At least with the Properties toolbar, it might be because of it's size. Depending on what object you have selected, there can be a fairly large number of icons. I was thinking that one solution might be to have a setting in preferences to allow the property toolbar to appear when...
by Arnold
Sat Dec 09, 2017 4:23 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Remove windows frame
Replies: 29
Views: 2408

Re: Remove windows frame

Been thinking of using the Import Settings feature a lot more in the program. I generally use the program for 3 things, reading and searching through asbestos surveys, scanning and creating regular business documents, and scanning, bookmarking, and linking post job abatement packages for the clients...
by Arnold
Thu Dec 07, 2017 3:09 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Version 7 Ribbon - File
Replies: 1
Views: 226

Version 7 Ribbon - File

On my laptop with 1280 x 800 pixel setting this runs off the bottom of the screen. The menu items seem to be spaced pretty far apart.
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by Arnold
Thu Dec 07, 2017 2:55 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Horrible V7 switches to ribbon and destroys GUI customizations SOLVED
Replies: 60
Views: 7044

Re: Horrible V7 switches to ribbon and destroys GUI customizations SOLVED

I think what you guys have done with Version 7 is really nice. I like it. Business wise I am sure you needed to add the Ribbon UI. I had version 6 customized quite a bit, and had always exported and saved my settings. I saved my settings because I changed everything, shortcut keys, toolbars & menu i...
by Arnold
Thu Dec 07, 2017 12:45 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Trying Version 7
Replies: 14
Views: 1046

Re: Trying Version 7

I tried reproducing the crash, but could not make it happen. So I guess there is no need for a crash dump. In the course of the testing I used the Ribbon UI some more. I like it. This is coming from a dyed in the wool Toolbar user who has customized Version 6 quite a bit.
by Arnold
Wed Dec 06, 2017 11:15 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Trying Version 7
Replies: 14
Views: 1046

Re: Trying Version 7

It is switching between Ribbon layout and Standard layout that is hit or miss. Please see attached. Program in Ribbon layout, but indicating it is in Standard layout. In my first post I referred to them as Ribbon view and Standard view by mistake. Now that you also have a Ribbon UI maybe it would be...
by Arnold
Wed Dec 06, 2017 8:42 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Trying Version 7
Replies: 14
Views: 1046

Re: Trying Version 7

Here is a screen shot of Version 7 in Ribbon Layout while the icon says it is in Standard Layout. It seems to be hit or miss. It seems to be hit or miss. 2017-12-06 15_08_30-Greenshot.png When the program crashed I had added an icon to the Convert tab and then tried switching back to Classic Toolbar...
by Arnold
Wed Dec 06, 2017 1:33 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Trying Version 7
Replies: 14
Views: 1046

Re: Trying Version 7

Yes I will do that. I am more concerned about the other issues I brought up in my initial post though. I would hope fixing 1 below is top priority. I cannot switch to Version 7 if I cannot get it to close properly. 1 - The program does not shut down properly in XP. Multiple instances will be running...
by Arnold
Tue Dec 05, 2017 10:41 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Trying Version 7
Replies: 14
Views: 1046

Re: Trying Version 7

The Ribbon interface is nicely done too. I had one glitch when I was trying it out. I was using the Customize Toolbars feature to add an icon to the Organize tab. It seemed to work fine, but when I tried to switch back to the Classic UI, the program crashed.
by Arnold
Tue Dec 05, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Trying Version 7
Replies: 14
Views: 1046

Re: Trying Version 7

Yes those 2 toolbars are the Quick Access and Quick View toolbars. On the bottom row, far left is a toolbar I created and named Pages. It was very easy to create in Version 7. On the top, far right there seems to be too much space between the Close, Maximize and Minimize buttons. Maybe that section ...
by Arnold
Tue Dec 05, 2017 2:43 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Trying Version 7
Replies: 14
Views: 1046

Re: Trying Version 7

I have gone back to using Version 6 for now. The toolbar that went missing was the Rotate View Toolbar. I had added some more Icons to it for page operations. It looks like that toolbar no longer exists in Version 7. I always have the program set to Close to System Tray as I always have the program ...
by Arnold
Sat Dec 02, 2017 2:04 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Trying Version 7
Replies: 14
Views: 1046

Trying Version 7

Version 7 does not seem to want to close and I end up with more than 1 instance listed as running in Task Manager. I had 3 and 4 instances at one point. I tried using a pristine portable version and it did the same thing. Selecting several pdf files in Free Commander and right click printing them se...
by Arnold
Wed Nov 15, 2017 4:54 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Deleting files inside Editor
Replies: 18
Views: 1487

Re: Deleting files inside Editor

I think you are right that implementing Rename would be easier than Move. Had not considered that side of it.
by Arnold
Wed Nov 15, 2017 3:54 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Deleting files inside Editor
Replies: 18
Views: 1487

Re: Deleting files inside Editor

+1 least for adding at least Rename and Move in the program.
by Arnold
Fri Nov 10, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Printing Markups 322.3
Replies: 15
Views: 1190

Re: Printing Markups 322.3

Beautiful. Thank you.
by Arnold
Sat Nov 04, 2017 8:24 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Duplicate Annotations - Build 322.4
Replies: 15
Views: 915

Re: Duplicate Annotations - Build 322.4

Is this going to be implemented in version 7?
by Arnold
Sat Nov 04, 2017 11:57 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Printing Markups 322.3
Replies: 15
Views: 1190

Re: Printing Markups 322.3

I had to use the attached form recently, and was reminded of the problem the latest versions seem to have with printing reddish colors. I am using 322.7 but I initially noticed it with 322.3. This form opens and prints fine on one Windows XP computer, but does not on a second Windows XP computer or ...
by Arnold
Fri Jun 09, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Duplicate Annotations - Build 322.4
Replies: 15
Views: 915

Re: Duplicate Annotations - Build 322.4

You are the man, Alex.
by Arnold
Thu Jun 08, 2017 12:34 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Duplicate Annotations - Build 322.4
Replies: 15
Views: 915

Re: Duplicate Annotations - Build 322.4

Thank you very much.
by Arnold
Wed Jun 07, 2017 5:20 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Duplicate Annotations - Build 322.4
Replies: 15
Views: 915

Re: Duplicate Annotations - Build 322.4

I guess that works, but it seems to me to be a lot less intuitive and a lot more time consuming. If I had a big document and wanted to duplicate an annotation every 3 pages, it would be quite an exercise. With builds up to 321.0, I did not have to ask any questions. I think one more subset could hav...
by Arnold
Wed Jun 07, 2017 2:20 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Duplicate Annotations - Build 322.4
Replies: 15
Views: 915

Re: Duplicate Annotations - Build 322.4

In the previous version I could specify the duplication of the annotation x times and offset every x pages. It was quick and simple. If I am understanding this correctly, I now have to go in and type the specific page numbers if the subset is something other than odd or even. Could there be a subset...
by Arnold
Wed Jun 07, 2017 1:31 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Duplicate Annotations - Build 322.4
Replies: 15
Views: 915

Re: Duplicate Annotations - Build 322.4

That is what I see also. Screen shot 1 is 322.4 and screen shot 2 is 321.0.
by Arnold
Wed Jun 07, 2017 1:16 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Duplicate Annotations - Build 322.4
Replies: 15
Views: 915

Duplicate Annotations - Build 322.4

It looks like the ability has been lost to offset by pages when we duplicate annotations in Build 322.4.
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by Arnold
Mon May 22, 2017 12:45 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF-XChange Lite V6
Replies: 9
Views: 742

Re: PDF-XChange Lite V6

Seems to be fixed in Build 322.4. Thank you.
by Arnold
Sun May 21, 2017 11:05 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Printing Markups 322.3
Replies: 15
Views: 1190

Re: Printing Markups 322.3

I understand that light colors will tend towards white when being converted to B&W. I don't think that explains why a dark red color that the Editor always converted to gray in every version up through 321.0, is now suddenly converted to white. It also does not explain why I have one computer over h...
by Arnold
Fri May 19, 2017 4:10 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Drawing display issue
Replies: 8
Views: 503

Re: Drawing display issue

Looks pretty much the same over here in both programs on my computer. Acrobat Professional 7.1.4 and Editor Plus 322.3.
by Arnold
Fri May 19, 2017 12:26 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF-XChange Lite V6
Replies: 9
Views: 742

Re: PDF-XChange Lite V6

I believe ncrypt.dll is not installed with the Editor or the printer driver which is why Patrick sent it to me. It is a Windows file that gets installed into the System32 directory. I believe the files contained in that directory are 32 bit files, and there is a separate directory for the 64 bit fil...
by Arnold
Thu May 18, 2017 5:10 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF-XChange Lite V6
Replies: 9
Views: 742

Re: PDF-XChange Lite V6

Patrick that did not work for me. I got some other error message after I tried it. I used the separate exe file from the downloads page to install the printer driver with. I presume that is the same software that gets installed with the Editor Plus. No big deal, as I rarely if ever use that printer ...
by Arnold
Wed May 17, 2017 11:33 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF-XChange Lite V6
Replies: 9
Views: 742

Re: PDF-XChange Lite V6

Excellent. Thank you. I really do need to switch over to the Windows 7 laptop. It is a much nicer faster 17" machine, and it is just sitting here. I just have to "bite the bullet" and do it.