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by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Jan 21, 2021 11:22 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Bookmarks with color?
Replies: 2
Views: 234

Re: Bookmarks with color?

You are talking about the "Bookmarks" pane ? After a right-mouse-click on a specific bookmark or on a selection of multiple bookmarks in the "Bookmarks" pane, you can click "Properties..." (the very last item in the menu). In the "Properties" pane, at the right of your screen, you can change the "Fi...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Jan 20, 2021 8:49 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: blacking out with different color than black
Replies: 9
Views: 402

Re: blacking out with different color than black

It goes about the "Redaction" tool. While using the Classic Toolbars in PDF-XChange Editor, once you have clicked the Document-menu > Redaction > Mark for Redaction, you will get an extra toolbar where you can click the "Redaction Fill Color" icon to change the color. While using the Ribbon User Int...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Jan 19, 2021 6:58 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Unable to Select Text
Replies: 9
Views: 448

Re: Unable to Select Text

Most probably this specific problem will have to be fixed by Tracker Software Development. In other PDF-readers (like Adobe Acrobat Reader DC), selecting text in your sample PDF is working correctly. At this moment, to be able to select text in your PDF with PDF-XChange Editor, you have to go into t...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Jan 15, 2021 8:51 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Unable to Select Text
Replies: 9
Views: 448

Re: Unable to Select Text

It seems like your PDF has a mix of contents. The first page is a complete image, the following pages have some text on it, page 11 is full of hyperlinks. To have a clear view on the content of your PDF, you can activate the "Content" pane, via View > (Other) Panes. In that content pane, you can cli...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:54 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Lower UI is lost SOLVED
Replies: 10
Views: 593

Re: Lower UI is lost SOLVED

:-)
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Jan 14, 2021 4:09 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Deleting pages doesn't reduce file size
Replies: 11
Views: 457

Re: Deleting pages doesn't reduce file size

Thanks for testing that @coffent.

That's another addition to our knowledge for now.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:32 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Lower UI is lost SOLVED
Replies: 10
Views: 593

Re: Lower UI is lost SOLVED

Hi, Make sure to open at least one document in PDF-XChange Editor. Then, right-mouse-click in the blank space (at the right) of whatever ribbon. The toolbar-selection-pane will show up. Most probably you will see that all your "Document Toolbars" are turned OFF in the current situation. Turn ON the ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:49 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Deleting pages doesn't reduce file size
Replies: 11
Views: 457

Re: Deleting pages doesn't reduce file size

Good to know that extracting pages is a possible workaround for now and that a cleanup of the history accelerates the startup of the application. Can I ask you to run the following test: Extract 'all' the pages of your 414p document to a new document. After this, delete pages in the new document and...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Jan 13, 2021 8:27 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Deleting pages doesn't reduce file size
Replies: 11
Views: 457

Re: Deleting pages doesn't reduce file size

In the meantime: - verify if there are one or more embedded files (View > (Other) Panes > Attachments) - verify the version of PDF-XChange Editor (latest is V8.0.343.0) - work-around: extract the pages that you like to keep to a new document (Document (or Organize) > Extract Pages...) - about the lo...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Jan 12, 2021 8:53 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Deleting pages doesn't reduce file size
Replies: 11
Views: 457

Re: Deleting pages doesn't reduce file size

Hi, Can you please verify if the option "Always use Incremental Save" is turned OFF in File (or Edit) > Preferences > Documents ? If NOT, the file size will not be reduced when saving after deleting one or more pages. See similar topic : https://forum.tracker-software.com/viewtopic.php?f=62&t=32729 ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Jan 12, 2021 7:12 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: HELP! All My Custom Highlights Disappeared! / Were Reset?!! And, the Quick Access Toolbar Went Back to the Top SOLVED
Replies: 17
Views: 1047

Re: HELP! All My Custom Highlights Disappeared! / Were Reset?!! And, the Quick Access Toolbar Went Back to the Top SOLVED

Hi, 1) Glad to read that a restore of the settings has worked and that it has resolved the problem. 2) I understand that the reason for not seeing the "Export Settings" icon was just the vertical scrollbar that was not in the top position. 3) What Paul wants to say is that PDF-XChange Editor only wr...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Jan 08, 2021 8:05 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: HELP! All My Custom Highlights Disappeared! / Were Reset?!! And, the Quick Access Toolbar Went Back to the Top SOLVED
Replies: 17
Views: 1047

Re: HELP! All My Custom Highlights Disappeared! / Were Reset?!! And, the Quick Access Toolbar Went Back to the Top SOLVED

The RegFileExport application is a command-line program. This means that you have to use the Command Prompt window for this. I will try to explain what you have to do, step by step: 1) create a separate folder on the hard disk of your computer for this special purpose, for example C:\BXR 2) in this ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Jan 07, 2021 9:30 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: HELP! All My Custom Highlights Disappeared! / Were Reset?!! And, the Quick Access Toolbar Went Back to the Top SOLVED
Replies: 17
Views: 1047

Re: HELP! All My Custom Highlights Disappeared! / Were Reset?!! And, the Quick Access Toolbar Went Back to the Top SOLVED

Hello, From what I am reading here, I think there is a little misunderstanding. I suppose Paul is talking in his latest post about the registry key with the license key of PDF-XChange Editor, not about the registry key with the settings that need to be restored. In case you have access to files like...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Dec 30, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Comment Boxes: Format Text - Indent First Line Redux SOLVED
Replies: 8
Views: 309

Re: Comment Boxes: Format Text - Indent First Line Redux SOLVED

Hi, It seems like it worked before: https://forum.tracker-software.com/viewtopic.php?f=62&t=34731&p=144136 or did you never repeat 'indentation' in other documents until now ? I have tried to reproduce the problem, i.e. same indentation not working anymore after clicking "Make Current Text Format De...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Dec 23, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: layers
Replies: 2
Views: 200

Re: layers

Something more about "layers" in PDF-documents is available in the online PDF-XChange Editor manual: https://help.tracker-software.com/pdfxe8/layers-pane_ed.html When it goes about PDF-"levels", it is more about compatibility levels and pdf-specifications. I suppose it is not that what you mean: htt...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Dec 23, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF Preview in WIndows explorer - option to have text selection tool by default instead of hand tool ?
Replies: 15
Views: 712

Re: PDF Preview in WIndows explorer - option to have text selection tool by default instead of hand tool ?

Hi,

Normally you should be able to set your preferred choice in PDF-XChange Editor via File/Edit > Preferences > Tools.

Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Dec 22, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: OCR- For the PDF-XChange Editor and Viewer
Topic: How can one correct the OCR'd text in a document?
Replies: 14
Views: 2672

Re: How can one correct the OCR'd text in a document?

So, a possible work-around is to 'temporarily' change the color-properties of the invisible text-layer, to make editing possible: - activate the Content pane (View-menu > Other Panes > Content /or/ View-ribbon > Panes > Content) - activate the Properties pane (View-menu > Other Panes > Properties Pa...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Dec 22, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Anoying white block around text when printing to PDF from Adobe Indesign
Replies: 3
Views: 303

Re: Anoying white block around text when printing to PDF from Adobe Indesign

Hi Camaalot,

I opened your PDF but I do not immediately see the problem.

Can you specify - by means of an image file with some remarks - where the white boxes are located ?

Regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Dec 22, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Extract after a search
Replies: 2
Views: 284

Re: Extract after a search

Hi, For as far as I know, that feature does not yet exist in PDF-XChange Editor (v8.0.343.0). What about a work-around ? - right-mouse-click on the search-results - click "Annotate highlighted result" - choose (for example) "Hightlight results" - then, in the Comments pane, select the Comments that ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Dec 22, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Distance, Perimeter and Area Comment Dropdown Not Working on Home Menu SOLVED
Replies: 4
Views: 284

Re: Distance, Perimeter and Area Comment Dropdown Not Working on Home Menu SOLVED

Hi Red,

Good to know that your problem has been solved.

Kind regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Dec 22, 2020 9:17 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Distance, Perimeter and Area Comment Dropdown Not Working on Home Menu SOLVED
Replies: 4
Views: 284

Re: Distance, Perimeter and Area Comment Dropdown Not Working on Home Menu SOLVED

Hi, The three comment-tools that you are mentioning are not part of the default Home-ribbon. I suppose you have added them via Customize Toolbars. I have tried to reproduce the problem by customizing my own Home-ribbon. The pop-up panes for Distance, Area and Perimeter keep showing after a right mou...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Dec 17, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Add Comments to Highlight
Replies: 2
Views: 1166

Re: Add Comments to Highlight

Hi, Maybe the most easy way to accomplish this, is to use the Highlight Text Tool in combination with Pop-up Notes. So, highlight the text, right-mouse-click on the highlighted text, click "Open Pop-up Note" in the shortcut-menu, and type your comments. If you like to continue to highlight text and ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Dec 15, 2020 6:55 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Split screen to show two documents?
Replies: 7
Views: 385

Re: Split screen to show two documents?

Wow, it can't be easier.

Thanks Daniel.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Dec 15, 2020 6:43 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Transfert PDF via Outlook
Replies: 3
Views: 192

Re: Transfert PDF via Outlook

Additional info: In case the problem should persist after using PDF-XChange Editor instead of PDF-XChange Viewer, then please try the solution explained in the following thread: https://forum.tracker-software.com/viewtopic.php?f=62&t=34706 Kind regards. - - - - Plus d'informations: Si le problème pe...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Dec 15, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Split screen to show two documents?
Replies: 7
Views: 385

Re: Split screen to show two documents?

In PDF-XChange Editor: First, make sure that "Open each new document in a new window" is turned OFF, via File (or Edit) > Preferences > General > Setup... After this, open the two PDF's. In the classic menu user interface: - Window-menu > Active Document to New Horizontal Tab Group In the ribbon use...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Dec 14, 2020 2:28 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Select a value from a dropdown list
Replies: 5
Views: 283

Re: Select a value from a dropdown list

Thanks @smaak to tell us the whole story.

Without that knowledge, it would have been very difficult for someone else to find the cause of the problem.

So, finally, your PDF-forms will work like intended.

Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Dec 11, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Select a value from a dropdown list
Replies: 5
Views: 283

Re: Select a value from a dropdown list

Hello,

With both example PDF's I have made (see attachments), I was not able to reproduce the problem.

Nor in PDF-XChange Editor v8.0.343.0, nor in Adobe Acrobat Reader 2020.013.20074

Can you post a sample PDF onto this form that shows the problem?

Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Dec 11, 2020 8:31 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Signatures and Initials -Exchange changing picture size SOLVED
Replies: 19
Views: 796

Re: Signatures and Initials -Exchange changing picture size SOLVED

Hello MJM It was not clear to me that you dragged the menu entry itself onto one of your toolbars and then deleted it. I am searching for a way to restore it without resetting all toolbars, but is does not seem obvious at first sight. EDIT with solution: - right click on one of your toolbars and cli...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Dec 10, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: CMS-1500 form
Replies: 7
Views: 445

Re: CMS-1500 form

Hello, It suppose it goes about the form like available via the following hyperlink: https://www.cigna.com/static/www-cigna-com/docs/health-care-providers/form-cms1500.pdf In case you have been using a similar pdf as a template for filling the data, you have to take care for a few things when printi...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Dec 10, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Signatures and Initials -Exchange changing picture size SOLVED
Replies: 19
Views: 796

Re: Signatures and Initials -Exchange changing picture size SOLVED

Good news (in case the signatures are still in the toolbar and you did not yet delete them): It seems like, when you are in "Customize Toolbars"-mode, and then you do the reverse way, i.e. pressing the CTRL-key and dragging the signatures from your toolbar back to the Documents-menu > Signatures and...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Dec 10, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Signatures and Initials -Exchange changing picture size SOLVED
Replies: 19
Views: 796

Re: Signatures and Initials -Exchange changing picture size SOLVED

Hello, 1) My goal was asking you to post two sample PNG-files onto this forum. That's why I mentioned that it must not be "real" signatures. Just for having an example of the 'before' and the 'after' situation. In the meantime I have done a test myself via LunaPic, with a PNG-file of 402 x 174 pixel...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Dec 09, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Signatures and Initials -Exchange changing picture size SOLVED
Replies: 19
Views: 796

Re: Signatures and Initials -Exchange changing picture size SOLVED

Hello MJM,

Can we please have an original picture and also the resulting picture from LunaPic after removal of the background ?

It does not have to be a real signature.

Regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Dec 09, 2020 1:58 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: activer le vérificateur orthographe
Replies: 2
Views: 127

Re: activer le vérificateur orthographe

Bonjour, The spell-checker in PDF-XChange Editor is a plug-in. So, look into the "Preferences..." of PDF-XChange Editor (via the File or Edit menu). Click "Plug-ins" in the column at the left. After this, make sure that the check-box for the "Spell Checker" is turned ON, in the list at the right. Cl...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Dec 04, 2020 9:18 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: suggestion: insert empty page after (or before) current page
Replies: 8
Views: 389

Re: suggestion: insert empty page after (or before) current page

Hello User4455, You are not the first one asking for this: https://forum.tracker-software.com/viewtopic.php?f=62&t=34320&p=142298 It has been promised by the Tracker Dev Team to add the "current page" option in different dialog boxes, but until now it is not yet available (current release: PDF-XChan...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Dec 03, 2020 1:15 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: disparition des notes prises sur un document pdf
Replies: 1
Views: 155

Re: disparition des notes prises sur un document pdf

Hopefully, you have a recent back-up copy of your PDF. To make sure if there are still comments in your document, please look into the Comments pane (View > Other panes > Comments). Click the tiny white triangle before a page to view its comments or click the Options icon (in the Comments pane) and ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Dec 03, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Why can't I set Default Page Zoom to Fit Visible?
Replies: 11
Views: 1347

Re: Why can't I set Default Page Zoom to Fit Visible?

Just remarked today that this issue has been resolved since the 8.0.342.0 release. Thanks.

https://www.tracker-software.com/product/pdf-xchange-editor/history#8.0.342.0
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Dec 03, 2020 9:19 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Link Creation Tool open in new tab!
Replies: 5
Views: 329

Re: Link Creation Tool open in new tab!

One could think about a SHIFT click in PDF-XChange Editor to open the bookmark reference in a new tab. In the same way as a SHIFT click on a hyperlink in a browser to open the destination in a new tab. A work-around to keep a copy of the PDF open in a new tab is to right-click the current tab and th...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Dec 02, 2020 8:48 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How to create external links to specified pages
Replies: 21
Views: 1079

Re: How to create external links to specified pages

Thanks Daniel.

So, Fast Web View is not something to be recommended.

Kind regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Dec 02, 2020 8:45 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Incredibly long print times.
Replies: 8
Views: 240

Re: Incredibly long print times.

Thanks Daniel for your additional information.

Regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Dec 01, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Incredibly long print times.
Replies: 8
Views: 240

Re: Incredibly long print times.

Maybe also compare the print resolution between the two applications?
See behind the "More..."-button in PDF-XChange Editor's print dialog-box.

Still up to Tracker Software Support if something more can be done to reduce printing-times.

Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Dec 01, 2020 6:55 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Hightlight Tool deselects automatically
Replies: 6
Views: 336

Re: Hightlight Tool deselects automatically

Most probably it goes about PDF's with "scanned" pages. They do NOT contain real text, but only images. For this kind of PDF's the highlighter tool will not work. Two options: 1) Run OCR on these documents to make them searchable and by this, make it possible to use the highlighter tool 2) Use anoth...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Dec 01, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Incredibly long print times.
Replies: 8
Views: 240

Re: Incredibly long print times.

Unfortunately, currently I do not have a (real) printer available for testing. I only ran a few tests in PDF-XChange Editor, version 8.0.343, with (virtual) printers like PDF-XChange Lite, PDF-XChange Standard, Microsoft Print to PDF and Foxit Reader PDF Printer. They all take no longer than 1 minut...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Dec 01, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Incredibly long print times.
Replies: 8
Views: 240

Re: Incredibly long print times.

Can you please first verify the Print dialog-box in PDF-XChange Editor and look for the "Print as image" checkbox at the bottom, at the left. Normally it should be turned OFF. Are you prepared to post an example-PDF here on this forum ? If not, you can also send that file to tracker support for inve...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Dec 01, 2020 11:07 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How to create external links to specified pages
Replies: 21
Views: 1079

Re: How to create external links to specified pages

Additional info: URL's with #page= suffix do not work on a Samsung tablet with Android and default Samsung internet browser. @JungleJim: What about putting a kind of short index, with one or more internal hyperlinks, on the first page of your PDF for in case you need one or more specific destination...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Dec 01, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How to add an application to the Launch Application Button?
Replies: 2
Views: 178

Re: How to add an application to the Launch Application Button?

To find an answer, you can use the Search box in the Knowledge Base and search for "launch application". Among others, you will find the following article explaining how to add applications: https://www.tracker-software.com/knowledgebase/473-How-do-I-add-launchable-apps-into-the-Editor Best regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Nov 27, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How to create external links to specified pages
Replies: 21
Views: 1079

Re: How to create external links to specified pages

Results from testing with your example PDF-document: Hyperlinks with suffix #destination and #nameddest=destination have both been tested in two manners: - pasting the hyperlink in the address-bar of the browser and pressing ENTER - clicking the hyperlink from within a (HTML) email message Correctly...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Nov 27, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How to create external links to specified pages
Replies: 21
Views: 1079

Re: How to create external links to specified pages

@JungleJim : I've sent you a personal message.

Regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Nov 26, 2020 3:57 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Bookmarks unreadable
Replies: 13
Views: 718

Re: Bookmarks unreadable

All right, now you known how to change the color of your bookmarks in both applications.

:-)