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by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Oct 19, 2018 7:19 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Problem with file association
Replies: 5
Views: 1400

Re: Problem with file association

Just some additional information ... Can you set other applications (than PDF-XChange Viewer) as default to open PDFs or to open other file-types ? In case you can, then would you like to download and install the successor-application of PDF-XChange Viewer: PDF-XChange Editor. You can find it here: ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Oct 19, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: OCR- For the PDF-XChange Editor and Viewer
Topic: OCR does not give text but numbers and other
Replies: 7
Views: 2457

Re: OCR does not give text but numbers and other

Sorry Manuella, that the proposed solution did not help.

Can you please post/upload your (one page) PDF to this forum, so we can run some tests with it?

Thanks and best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Oct 19, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Problem with file association
Replies: 5
Views: 1400

Re: Problem with file association

Hello, - In Windows 10 File Explorer, please do a right-mouse-click on a PDF-file. - Then, in the shortcut-menu, select Open with > Choose another app. - In the dialog-box "How do you want to open this file?", look for PDF-XChange Viewer and select it. - If you do not immediately find it, click on "...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Oct 19, 2018 1:56 pm
Forum: OCR- For the PDF-XChange Editor and Viewer
Topic: OCR does not give text but numbers and other
Replies: 7
Views: 2457

Re: OCR does not give text but numbers and other

Hello 1) Please make sure to be using the latest version V7, build 327.0 2) Please try "Enhance Scanned Pages" instead of "OCR Page(s)" in the "Convert" ribbon. = Optimiser les pages numérisées" au lieu de "OCR de(s) page(s)" dans le ruban "Convertir". For 'Accuracy' please select "Medium". Précisio...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Oct 07, 2018 8:02 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Pdf Initial Display is always first page
Replies: 9
Views: 738

Re: Pdf Initial Display is always first page

Hello, Myself, I am not able to reproduce this problem. In case the check-box at "Restore the last used page layout ..." is ON, the PDF opens at the page where you were when you closed it. Even when it has explicitly been set in the Initial View settings of that PDF that it must open at page 1. "Res...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Oct 03, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: "Show save as dialogue" not working
Replies: 12
Views: 2156

Re: "Show save as dialogue" not working

Myself I am not able to reproduce this issue with similar Path and File Name settings in "PDF-XChange Lite" Free printer, build 327.0. Before updating PDF-XChange Lite from build 326.1 to 327.0 I have done a uninstall. Maybe you should just - via Settings > Devices > Printers & Scanners > PDF-XChang...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Oct 02, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Macros to compose File name not working correctly anymore
Replies: 36
Views: 6259

Re: Macros to compose File name not working correctly anymore

Thanks for your intervention Ovg and for giving that man his rest again.

:-)
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Oct 02, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Macros to compose File name not working correctly anymore
Replies: 36
Views: 6259

Re: Macros to compose File name not working correctly anymore

Our prayers have been heard. Thanks Tracker Software !

N.B.: Maybe somebody can help that man in the post here above please.
If he must continue like that forever ...

:-)
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Oct 02, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Full screen view - Title page alone
Replies: 8
Views: 771

Re: Full screen view - Title page alone

Not yet implemented in build 327.0, but the proposition in ticket #4466 was not exactly what I meant.

I just wanted to add a way to select "Show Cover Page in Two Pages View" in the mini-toolbar in Full Screen Mode.

Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Sep 25, 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Lost toolbar
Replies: 8
Views: 604

Re: Lost toolbar

Thanks for the clarification.

:-)
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Sep 25, 2018 4:36 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Lost toolbar
Replies: 8
Views: 604

Re: Lost toolbar

PDF Producer of the file (Document Properties) should better be a Tracker Software Product ?
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Sep 20, 2018 8:38 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Adding multiple bookmarks
Replies: 2
Views: 348

Re: Adding multiple bookmarks

Hello, The question is not completely clear to me. You need at least to give a name to your bookmarks. A blank name is not possible. You can introduce a free text and add one (or more) of the available variables if you like: - Sequential Number, - Page Number, - Page Label, - Page First Text Line. D...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Sep 19, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Disable word field functions before converting
Replies: 9
Views: 903

Re: Disable word field functions before converting

In case it goes about converting Microsoft Word documents to PDF - almost the same as printing - you can select whether the variable "fields" in the Word document should be updated before printing, or not. Sorry if it goes about something totally different ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Sep 19, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Landscape doc printing issues
Replies: 4
Views: 382

Re: Landscape doc printing issues

Can you try with the following settings in the Print dialog-box.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Sep 18, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Typewriter Tool: italic letter cut off
Replies: 9
Views: 856

Re: Typewriter Tool: italic letter cut off

@Tracker Support Just out of curiosity, can you tell us how to reproduce that phenomenon? Myself I have tried several things with the Typewriter tool and different fonts and sizes in Italic, but the presentation keeps to be perfect. I have run these tests with PDF-XChange Editor v7, build 326.1 - 32...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Sep 17, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: OCR accuracy V6 vs V7
Replies: 5
Views: 569

Re: OCR accuracy V6 vs V7

Hello, Tracker Software introduced a renewed OCR feature a few releases ago (starting from 7.0.325): = "Enhance Scanned Pages" - in the Document-menu - Classic Toolbars / in the Convert-tab - Ribbon UI. I suppose this one will replace the current "OCR Page(s)..." feature over time. See: https://foru...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:42 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDFXedit v7 is it possible to change Clip region of images
Replies: 9
Views: 831

Re: PDFXedit v7 is it possible to change Clip region of images

Just for information:

1) It seems like the "Remove Clip" option has been add to the shortcut menu, starting from version 7 build 326.1
In older versions this option is missing.

2) What is being meant here by "clipping" is mostly called "cropping" in other applications.

Best Regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Sep 12, 2018 2:50 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: All images broken, background colors change depending on zoom level
Replies: 4
Views: 433

Re: All images broken, background colors change depending on zoom level

Hello Timur

Probably you have been experimenting with color settings.

Via File (or Edit) > Preferences > Color Management > Engine, I suppose you will have to change back from "Microsoft ICM" to "Little CMS".

Is the "Microsoft ICM" supposed to have such an influence, I do not know.

Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Sep 10, 2018 5:17 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF with attachements
Replies: 10
Views: 869

Re: PDF with attachements

That is good news!

Thanks for the information.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Sep 10, 2018 9:24 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Turn pages automatically the right way
Replies: 11
Views: 1277

Re: Turn pages automatically the right way

Some idea about when the Development team will get back to us ?

Thanks in advance.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Sep 09, 2018 9:25 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Changing Document Security
Replies: 4
Views: 510

Re: Changing Document Security

Hello, Myself, I am not able to reproduce this with PDF-XChange Editor V7 build 326.1 - 32-bit. Once the check-box has been turned ON, the message does not appear again when applying password-protection to documents. Maybe working with an older version or with the portable version, or only in specif...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Sep 09, 2018 7:30 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Extracted pages are over 80 MB
Replies: 3
Views: 415

Re: Extracted pages are over 80 MB

It seems like this is a known problem: https://forum.tracker-software.com/viewtopic.php?f=62&t=29447 What you can do is make sure that: - "incremental save" is NOT active - you are using the Document > Extract pages feature In case the resulting PDF-file is still having a huge file size, then use th...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Sep 03, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Turn pages automatically the right way
Replies: 11
Views: 1277

Re: Turn pages automatically the right way

Hello Tracker Support, 1) Do you already have some news about the possibility to apply OCR to pages with rotated scanned text (90° clockwise/counterclockwise) ? This is often needed with pages containing large tables or images of slides. You can of course turn the concerning pages before applying OC...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Sep 03, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Font Problem
Replies: 33
Views: 3324

Re: Font Problem

To see the "Use Embedded Font" property, you must: - activate the Properties Pane (via View > Other panes) - then click Edit > Text (in the Classic ribbon) - click onto a text-box (you will see the Page Content Properties) - finally click into the text itself (at that time you will see the Text Prop...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Sep 02, 2018 10:17 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Small Icons at the start menu
Replies: 11
Views: 8183

Re: Small Icons at the start menu

Hello AnBad, You can reduce the size of the icons by reducing the height of the concerning toolbar. You can do this by placing the mousepointer upon the lower border of the toolbar and when you see changing the mouse pointer into a double arrow, press the mouse button and drag upwards. More info abo...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Sep 02, 2018 9:08 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Font Problem
Replies: 33
Views: 3324

Re: Font Problem

Myself, I am not able to reproduce the problem. Probably this is because I do not have the NewLetterGothic font installed on my computer. I do not know if you have the possibility to verify on a computer with PDF-XChange Editor where that font is NOT installed ? In that case, do you still see the pr...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Sep 02, 2018 7:37 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Embeding MP3 files in PDFs
Replies: 2
Views: 455

Re: Embedding MP3 files in PDFs

PDF-XChange Lite and PDF-XChange Standard are (virtual) printers. They do not offer a possibility to embed files in the resulting PDF. To embed (attach) files into a PDF, you need an application to 'edit' PDF's, like PDF-XChange Editor. Embedding files in PDF-XChange Editor is an 'advanced feature' ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sat Sep 01, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Possibility to search for all elemets of a certain object type?
Replies: 10
Views: 877

Re: Possibility to search for all elemets of a certain object type?

Should be possible via the Content pane, where you can select Text, Images or Shapes.

In case you have MS Word 2016, you can open PDF's directly via File > Open.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Aug 29, 2018 8:03 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF's not opening at all
Replies: 12
Views: 1207

Re: PDF's not opening at all

Hello, In an other thread about the same problem "Error [PXVLib]: Unsupported File Format", a solution was offered by Ivan - Tracker Software. See https://forum.tracker-software.com/viewtopic.php?f=62&t=30171 "The problem happened because of Editor's folder for temporary data, that the Editor create...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Aug 27, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Unable to save PDFs SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 769

Re: Unable to save PDFs SOLVED

Hello StretchyBill and Tracker Support, It is not completely clear to me how and in which application the PDF's are exactly opened. In most circumstances Google Chrome is using its own interface to show a PDF, it will not use PDF-XChange Editor to do that. After searching a bit on the Internet, if f...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Aug 27, 2018 3:02 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Unable to save PDFs SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 769

Re: Unable to save PDFs SOLVED

Maybe related to "Enhanced Protected Mode" that has been activated in Internet Explorer ?

viewtopic.php?f=39&t=16164

viewtopic.php?f=41&t=16629
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Aug 27, 2018 7:21 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Changing tab-key field order
Replies: 11
Views: 863

Re: Changing tab-key field order

Moving one tab - via Order Tabs Manually - should not have an influence on all the other tabs.

To me, this seems like an unexpected behavior that has to be verified by Tracker Software Support.

Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Aug 27, 2018 6:56 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Full screen view - Title page alone
Replies: 8
Views: 771

Re: Full screen view - Title page alone

If you like, the "Two Pages" view is available via the auto-hide toolbar that appears in Full Screen Mode when you move the mouse pointer to the lower left corner of the window.

Maybe Tracker Software Development should consider to add an additional button for "Show Cover Page in Two Pages View".
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Aug 26, 2018 8:38 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Full screen view - Title page alone
Replies: 8
Views: 771

Re: Full screen view - Title page alone

The best solution for this, is to assign a keyboard shortcut to the "Show Cover Page in Two Pages View" command: https://www.tracker-software.com/knowledgebase/457-How-do-I-change-the-page-view-in-full-screen-mode Something like ALT + S for example. You can then use this keyboard shortcut while your...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Aug 26, 2018 7:27 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Changing tab-key field order
Replies: 11
Views: 863

Re: Changing tab-key field order

Maybe just read this thread: https://forum.tracker-software.com/viewtopic.php?f=62&t=23326 Especially, these sentences: One note to others with this problem: In the field pane, after ordering by page, you may not be able to move the fields into the desired tab order. It wouldn't work for me until I ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Aug 26, 2018 6:58 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Changing tab-key field order
Replies: 11
Views: 863

Re: Changing tab-key field order

Hello,

It seems like you have to grab the fields by clicking on their name (or on their icon) in their field-box and then drag-and-drop.

In case you click just before or just after their name (or their icon) in the field-box, you are not able to move them.

Can you confirm this ?

Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Aug 24, 2018 10:12 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Attachments not visible in Attachment Pane
Replies: 8
Views: 786

Re: Attachments not visible in Attachment Pane

Hello, The unexpected closing (crash) happens when you first insert a file via the File Attachment Tool. After this, attach the same file via the Attachment pane + New. At that time, the Editor asks if you want to "Add with auto-number", "Replace existing" or "Skip". In case you click "Replace exist...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Aug 20, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: disable office (word,exccel) integration
Replies: 10
Views: 946

Re: disable office (Word, Excel) integration

Hello, Maybe the Word-template "PXCOfficeAddin5Toolbar.dot" is present in the Startup-folder of Word 2003. In Word 2003, you can find the location of this Startup-folder via Tools > Options > File Locations > Startup. When Word is closed (not active), you must go to the Startup-folder via Windows Fi...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Aug 16, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Overwrite/Insert Mode
Replies: 2
Views: 398

Re: Overwrite/Insert Mode

Note: It seems like you are using an old version of PDF-XChange Editor (from the beginning of 2016). In case you still have a valid license, you should consider to install a more recent version. To overwrite text on your PDF, you can best put text boxes over the empty spaces where you can insert tex...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Aug 16, 2018 7:01 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Comments pane -missing colours
Replies: 4
Views: 751

Re: Comments pane -missing colours

Problem confirmed. Comments-pane > Options > Group by Color.

In the most recent build (7.0.326.1) the colors in the boxes are missing.

In an older build (7.0.324.2) this was still working (see attached screenshot).

Remedy? To be fixed by Tracker Software.

Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Aug 16, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: The Editor stopped to open docs on the page that I left opened last time.
Replies: 21
Views: 1480

Re: The Editor stopped to open docs on the page that I left opened last time.

Hello, After a few tests (with PDF-XChange Editor V7 build 326.1): 1) I can NOT confirm that documents are opening at the last but one position after a restart of the computer. For me, this feature works correctly. Maybe it is not working correctly for other people. In that case, please post a react...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Aug 16, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Clear search box when program closes?
Replies: 4
Views: 474

Re: Clear search box when program closes?

For PDF-XChange Editor the "Find" and the "Search"-history is stored in Windows Registry below the following keys: [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Tracker Software\PDFXEditor\3.0\Settings\DocFind] [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Tracker Software\PDFXEditor\3.0\Settings\SearchView] So, as a 'work-around' for...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Aug 14, 2018 8:32 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Links don't work anymore in any PDF files
Replies: 7
Views: 673

Re: Links don't work anymore in any PDF files

1) Maybe it goes about literal hyperlinks, like http://www.tracker-software.com ? In that case, the check-box at "Create links from URLs in page text" must be ON, via Edit > Preferences > Page Text. 2) In case it goes about opening other documents via hyperlinks, then it might be one of the Security...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Aug 12, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Problem creating arrow comment
Replies: 2
Views: 452

Re: Problem creating arrow comment

Hello,

The problem is caused by the size (border width) of the arrow.

You have just to drag the handler out of the 'point' of the arrow.

See attached PDF.

Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Question about Merge Pages-Feature
Replies: 14
Views: 1229

Re: Question about Merge Pages-Feature

I suppose the origin of the question is to have a full-document PDF editor, not only a page-per-page PDF editor. At my opinion, this kind of "editing" has never been the intention of the PDF-format. The PDF-format was meant to be universal format that was readable via a free viewer all over the worl...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Taking a screenshot and paste as picture (enhanced metafile) into MS word document fails
Replies: 2
Views: 349

Re: Taking a screenshot and paste as picture (enhanced metafile) into MS word document fails

I suppose that the paste options that you get via Paste Special in Word are provided by PDF-XChange Editor. I will leave it to Tracker Software Support to give you a correct answer on this question. As a work-around, you can first paste as a "Bitmap" or as a "Device Independent Bitmap" in Word, then...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:02 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Ghost information
Replies: 19
Views: 1612

Re: Ghost information

Did you already try to insert one of the isolated pages into a new PDF, or vice-versa to extract the page to a new PDF, via PDF-XChange Editor instead of using PDF-XChange PDF-Tools for this (given the fact that you have a license for both products) ?
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Aug 09, 2018 5:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Bad fax resolution if sending by PDFeditor
Replies: 14
Views: 1313

Re: Bad fax resolution if sending by PDFeditor

I wonder if it is really needed to activate the check-box "Als Bild drucken" (Print as Image) in the Print dialog-box of PDF-XChange Editor. I suppose that the fax-driver (FRITZfax Drucker) will do the conversion to a bitmap page by itself. At my opinion, it goes wrong when PDF-XChange Editor is con...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Aug 08, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Question about Merge Pages-Feature
Replies: 14
Views: 1229

Re: Question about Merge Pages-Feature

Hello, I think I see what is going wrong. When the two half pages (210 mm x 148,5 mm) are merged, the horizontal scaling is incorrect. It is only half as width as it should be. Currently, to work-around this problem, you can run a "Merge Pages" to a destination page that is half as width as it shoul...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Aug 06, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Question about Merge Pages-Feature
Replies: 14
Views: 1229

Re: Question about Merge Pages-Feature

I have run a short test with PDF-XChange Editor V7 build 326.1

Splitting up (for example) an A4 portrait page in two half landscape pages is not a problem.

But, merging these two half pages back together to one single page does not work for me, in no way ...

Best regards.