Search found 1660 matches

by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Jan 08, 2014 5:53 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Show notes on mouse hover
Replies: 7
Views: 1575

Re: Show notes on mouse hover

I think the question is about the 'comments tool' that is called 'Sticky Note'. In PDF-XChange Viewer you can set that these notes should be shown when hoovering over (one of) the Sticky Note icon(s). Via Edit > Preferences > Commenting > Enable Tooltips. In PDF-XChange Editor this setting is not av...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Jan 07, 2014 9:41 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Flatten comments displace lines
Replies: 19
Views: 2819

Re: Flatten comments displace lines

If it may help... I began reading this topic and also did a test. I am able to reproduce the problem by using the Editor version 3.0 (build 307.0) on Windows 7 32-bit home edition. Something to add for your information is that when you execute the Flatten Comments command, nothing seems to go wrong....
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Jan 07, 2014 9:08 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Dialogue - Page insert
Replies: 18
Views: 3528

Re: Dialogue - Page insert

Hi Will and Peter2, I would only like to say that the problem in the Viewer is reproducable just if you make these filenames long enough !! In the sample file sent by Peter2 the name just fits into the box. If you make that name still a little bit longer, it does not fit anymore. What I do remark is...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sat Jan 04, 2014 10:53 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Zoom Scale
Replies: 11
Views: 2084

Re: Zoom Scale

From my side also thanks for the explanation. If I understand it the right way, the goal of the "Use resolution" setting in PDF-XChange Editor is ment to correspond in the best way with the resolution of your display. In the same way, you can also think about an additional setting where you could in...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Jan 03, 2014 9:56 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Zoom Scale
Replies: 11
Views: 2084

Re: Zoom Scale

Personally, I'm almost sure that the PDF-XChange Editor developers at Tracker Software can resolve this, by recalculating the display width when the display resolution changes to another value. I guess it will be a question of priorities. They already did a beautiful job and I wish them a lot of cou...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Jan 03, 2014 6:19 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Zoom Scale
Replies: 11
Views: 2084

Re: Zoom Scale

If it can help ...

The only way I'm able to reproduce this phenomenon, is to change the page display resolution in PDF-XChange Editor from its default value of 96dpi to 300dpi, via Edit > Preferences... > Page display > Use resolution.

Can you please verify this value at your side ?
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Jan 02, 2014 7:44 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: 'Buy Now' stamp when printing to PDF
Replies: 5
Views: 2162

Re: 'Buy Now' stamp when printing to PDF

Then probably your serial key is not valid anymore for the newest version. Chances are great that - if you still should have the old installer files and you should install from these - that your serial will still work. But maybe it would better to wait for a (let us hope) quick response from Tracker...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Jan 02, 2014 6:16 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: 'Buy Now' stamp when printing to PDF
Replies: 5
Views: 2162

Re: 'Buy Now' stamp when printing to PDF

First thing to verify would be your "PDF-XChange x.0"-printer via the Windows Start button > Devices and printers. Right click on the PDF-XChange printer and select "Printing Preferences". Click the "About" tab. Click the "Registration info..." button. Verify your "Serial Key". Maybe it is wrong or ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Jan 01, 2014 9:13 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: 307 - how to set default text properties
Replies: 13
Views: 2547

Re: 307 - how to set default text properties

I've tried to set the text BE AWARE in bold and in red, but I did and do not succeed. Sorry ... And, I'm also afraid that there will be no other possibility to reset things, than by using Windows Registry. I tried for you: - an uninstall and re-install = did not help - a Repair of the PDF Editor ins...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Dec 31, 2013 10:06 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: 307 - how to set default text properties
Replies: 13
Views: 2547

Re: 307 - how to set default text properties

Hi Victor and Tracker Support, I am a little ashamed about my first answer, I was not aware that build 307 was really out today. And now, after installing it, I do not know if there is a little missunderstanding about the original question: How to set default text properties ? Myself, I see the opti...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Dec 31, 2013 1:10 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: 307 - how to set default text properties
Replies: 13
Views: 2547

Re: 307 - how to set default text properties

Hi Victor, A similar question as yours has been handled a few days ago... Please read the concerning topic: > http://www.tracker-software.com/forum3/viewtopic.php?f=62&t=20171&p=77849 Also, please note that on top of each board in this Tracker forum there is "Search this topic ...". When you type th...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Dec 31, 2013 10:27 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Search not working for "none of these words"
Replies: 4
Views: 1078

Re: Search not working for "none of these words"

@Tracker support:
I hope there is nothing wrong by giving and sharing my interpretation ?

@andrew goodwin:
I should not think you are doing something wrong.
Myself, I would also expect that Editor should give me a list of all the documents where that particular word is NOT present.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Dec 16, 2013 5:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Suggestion: "Mirror" in Print-preview
Replies: 10
Views: 2868

Re: Suggestion: "Mirror" in Print-preview

Hi Stefan, I suppose there is a little missunderstanding concerning what Peter2 is proposing or suggesting. When you are going to print something to PDF by using the "PDF-XChange x.0" printerdriver, you can first select the "Printer properties" and in the Settings tab > Paper, you will see a kind of...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Dec 15, 2013 5:46 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Highlight overshoots
Replies: 4
Views: 2196

Re: Highlight overshoots

Myself, I can only confirm the highlight-behaviour on this PDF when done by PDF-XChange Viewer. If you are starting the selection at the beginning of a line, everything seems to work correctly, but if you begin the selection further in the text and then you want to select only the first characters o...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Dec 11, 2013 8:54 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Paste Excel Range into a New PDF Document
Replies: 9
Views: 2735

Re: Paste Excel Range into a New PDF Document

In Excel (2007 / 2010) you can take a copy (of a selection) under form of a picture : - select the area that you want to copy - at the right of the Copy icon, you have a little triangle, click on this - now you will see the option "Copy as Picture...", click on this - leave the Appearance to "As sho...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Dec 09, 2013 10:01 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Still things not as good as viewer
Replies: 20
Views: 4511

Re: Still things not as good as viewer

Thanks Paul, that is indeed something I did not think about ...
Resizing a toolbar in the vertical sense is rather unusual ...
Regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Dec 09, 2013 5:58 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Still things not as good as viewer
Replies: 20
Views: 4511

Re: Still things not as good as viewer

Hi Stefan, I wonder why you shouldn't see a difference ... Attached a ZIP-file with a JPG in it to illustrate. By the way, a little question: Since a while I can not download any more the files that are attached in items on this forum. The ZIP-file I posted here gives me the hyperlink: > http://www....
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Dec 08, 2013 9:20 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Still things not as good as viewer
Replies: 20
Views: 4511

Re: Still things not as good as viewer

What I see as a difference concerning opening recent files between Viewer and Editor... In PDF-XChange Viewer you have a separate entry for your "Recent Files" in the File-menu. In PDF-XChange Editor you only have the "Open" entry, and you must place or leave the mousepointer on this entry to make s...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sat Nov 30, 2013 8:29 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: pdf's in IE no longer open in PDF-XChange
Replies: 3
Views: 1946

Re: pdf's in IE no longer open in PDF-XChange

In PDF-XChange Viewer 2.5 > Edit-menu > Preferences > File Associations > uncheck "Display PDF in browser".
Click Apply and OK to confirm.
Close PDF-XChange Viewer via File > Exit.

Now try again to open a PDF from within Internet Explorer...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Nov 19, 2013 10:12 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Printing in Letter size actually prints in A4 size
Replies: 2
Views: 1340

Re: Printing in Letter size actually prints in A4 size

It seems like the "Sheet Size" is the one parameter to change in Paper Settings of the PDF-XChange 4.0 printer. You can leave the "Page size" to A4. (I suppose in version 5.0 it must be quasi the same) In PDF-XChange Editor 3.0 (build 306.x) you can verify the "Page size" via File > Document Propert...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Nov 19, 2013 8:02 pm
Forum: OCR- For the PDF-XChange Editor and Viewer
Topic: OCR feature not available in PDF XChange Viewer 2.5.194
Replies: 3
Views: 3246

Re: OCR feature not available in PDF XChange Viewer 2.5.194

It is important to mention that OCR was first introduced in PDF-XChange Viewer 2.5 build 200 ! You can find this out by reading its version history, available here: http://www.tracker-software.com/PDFXV_history.html#2.5.0200.0 So, the first thing to do is to remove your actual version 2.5.194, resta...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Nov 08, 2013 7:52 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: PrintScaling document property/pref isn't honored
Replies: 9
Views: 3287

Re: PrintScaling document property/pref isn't honored

Myself I have been working with PDF's allready for years and I was not aware of that "Page Scaling" parameter... :oops: Maybe it needs a little bit more clarification for everyone who's reading this... You can find the parameter "Page Scaling" in Adobe Reader XI and PDF-XChange Editor via File > Doc...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sat Nov 02, 2013 9:28 am
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: PdfSaver4.exe problem
Replies: 20
Views: 11853

Re: PdfSaver4.exe problem

Thanks for the answer John.
Now it is clear to me that Tracker Software will not do anything more to resolve our problem with PDF-XChange 4.0.
So, we will continue with build 198 for now.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Nov 01, 2013 7:48 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: PdfSaver4.exe problem
Replies: 20
Views: 11853

Re: PdfSaver4.exe problem

Hello to Tracker support, I have seen that since a few days PDF-XChange 4.0 build 213 (still mentioned as 212 at the download site) is available (25 Oct. 2013). However, without announcement and no follow-up for this thread. It made me curious to see if our problem finally should be resolved... but ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Oct 30, 2013 6:10 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How to set default typing font and size
Replies: 8
Views: 1989

Re: How to set default typing font and size

Dear Stefan, can you tell us if you really verified yourself if such a button is there in PDF-XChange Editor (build 306) ? I doubt about it... There is a button "Make Default" in the Properties toolbar of PDF-XChange Viewer (while introducing text in a Typewriter textbox), but not in the Editor. Exc...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Oct 29, 2013 7:22 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Bookmarks and half-hidden headers
Replies: 8
Views: 4990

Re: Bookmarks and half-hidden headers

Hi Paul, Myself, I have Word 2010, but there is no much difference towards Word 2013. If you look at the ribbon, you see that the different icons are bundled in groups. In the Home-tab you have groups like Clipboard, Font, Paragraph, Styles, and Editing. In the right bottom corner of each group ther...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Oct 29, 2013 6:06 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Bookmarks and half-hidden headers
Replies: 8
Views: 4990

Re: Bookmarks and half-hidden headers

In my opinion it has something to do with the 'Spacing before' and 'Spacing after' used in the paragraph formatting of the Heading styles in Word. If you set them to '0' (zero), you will see that the bookmark position will be correct (via the PDF-XChange add-in). A long time ago there was a similar ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sat Oct 26, 2013 7:59 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: How to remove a hyperlink in PDF-XChange Viewer?
Replies: 2
Views: 1919

Re: How to remove a hyperlink in PDF-XChange Viewer?

First make sure that the "Links Editor Toolbar" is actif (ev. via View > Toolbars or right click in the gray toolbar zone). Then click one of the two blue colored icons in that toolbar (the "Rectangle Link Tool" or the "Quadrilateral Link Tool"). You will now see that everywhere in your PDF, the hyp...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:16 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Cannot Find Stamp Palate
Replies: 23
Views: 4582

Re: Cannot Find Stamp Palate

That is surprising... Are you sure you have the most recent version 3.0 (build 305.0) of PDF-XChange Editor ? (Look into the Help-menu > About). Normally you should find the Stamps palette via the Tools-menu > Comments and Markup Tools > Stamps Tool, and then at the bottom of that window (that shows...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Oct 23, 2013 6:48 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Logical operators in "Search" not working
Replies: 5
Views: 1750

Re: Logical operators in "Search" not working

At my opinion the text in the help needs revision. When you "Enter words or phrase..." in the first textbox (of the Search panel), these words must 'all' be part of the text that want to search and must be in the right order (sequence). I do not have the intention that AND or OR are allowed. In eith...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sat Oct 12, 2013 8:06 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools 4
Topic: How to Create and Email PDF with PDFTools via RPM
Replies: 3
Views: 1935

Re: How to Create and Email PDF with PDFTools via RPM

Please try to avoid abbreviations. Myself I do not understand what you mean by RPM. Can it be an idea for you to use the PDF-XChange virtual printer as a solution for creating an e-mail and sending the resulting PDF ? You can set up two PDF-XChange printers: one that creates a PDF by default (withou...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Oct 06, 2013 8:10 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: hyperlinking to a specific page in pdf from Excel
Replies: 23
Views: 7205

Re: hyperlinking to a specific page in pdf from Excel

The solution via a BAT-file should not be too difficult. Here is a step-by-step... Make a text-file: > via Windows Explorer : > navigate to folder where you want to put this text-file > right click in the right column of the window and click New > Text Document > give a name to the new file (like Op...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Oct 06, 2013 8:08 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: hyperlinking to a specific page in pdf from Excel
Replies: 23
Views: 7205

Re: hyperlinking to a specific page in pdf from Excel

I think you must clearly see the difference between a hyperlink that uses "http" and a hyperlink that uses "file". Simply put the mousepointer over the hyperlink in Excel and wait a few seconds untill the tooltip appears. When http://... is shown, then the Internet browser of your computer will be u...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sat Oct 05, 2013 9:48 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: hyperlinking to a specific page in pdf from Excel
Replies: 23
Views: 7205

Re: hyperlinking to a specific page in pdf from Excel

Samples of syntax for an "Open_PDF.bat" file: "C:\Program Files\Tracker software\pdf viewer\pdfxcview.exe" /a "page=4" "C:\path\PDF_filename.pdf" "C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe" "C:\path\PDF_filename.pdf#page=4" Sample of syntax for an Excel macro: Shell ("C:\Program Files\Tracker ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sat Oct 05, 2013 9:38 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: hyperlinking to a specific page in pdf from Excel
Replies: 23
Views: 7205

Re: hyperlinking to a specific page in pdf from Excel

Interesting topic, but not immediatly PDF-Xchange related... At my opinion the problem is in Excel (2010) itself. Hyperlinks (to PDF's) are normally in the style of http://... When PDF's are on a local disk, then the hyperlink is in the style of file:///... In this case, it is not possible to add a ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Sep 25, 2013 7:53 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Excel / Powerpoint addin not working
Replies: 27
Views: 11095

Re: Excel / Powerpoint addin not working

One little chance to make it work ... Verify security settings in Excel 2003 and PowerPoint 2003 via > Tools-menu > Options > Security-tab > Macro Security-button > Trusted Publishers-tab > check (= activate) "Trust all installed add-ins and templates" (if it is not checked, you will not see the PDF...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Sep 13, 2013 3:13 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Problem: Office AddIn does not work
Replies: 14
Views: 8499

Re: Problem: Office AddIn does not work

For your info:
I tried both hyperlinks and got the two downloadable zip-files correctly on my pc.

So, thanks Paul for the prompt reaction, and
please keep us informed about the progress on this ticket (#1912).


Regards.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Sep 13, 2013 9:47 am
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Problem: Office AddIn does not work
Replies: 14
Views: 8499

Re: Problem: Office AddIn does not work

Hi, I'm also still waiting for some news from Tracker Software. Something interesting I discovered this week, is a Windows 7 Registry parameter that plays a role in windows or dialogboxes to "get the focus" (found this via Internet): [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop] "ForegroundLockTimeout"=...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Sep 01, 2013 7:23 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Export A$ as Picture in correct size?
Replies: 3
Views: 2003

Re: Export A$ as Picture in correct size?

Myself I did a test with exporting an A4 page via PDF-XChange Viewer 2.5 (build 212), by using File > Export > Export to image... In the "Export To Image" dialogbox, I get a preview of 2480 x 3508 pixels. (Take care to not use the "Current View", but rather the "Current Page" option). The "aspect ra...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sat Aug 31, 2013 9:04 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Shortcuts for navigating tabs
Replies: 17
Views: 4763

Re: Shortcuts for navigating tabs

Using ALT + W to reach the Window menu, and using cursor-keys Up or Down to select a PDF and pressing Enter to show it, is probably not an alternatif for the shortcut keys that you are looking for ?
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Aug 30, 2013 8:56 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: PdfSaver4.exe problem
Replies: 20
Views: 11853

Re: PdfSaver4.exe problem

Sorry guys, it seems like I have been a little bit too optimistic... I don't know why, but my PDF-XChange 4.0 - Office add-in has fallen again into its bad behaviour. When clicking "Convert to PDF" in Word 2010 or Excel 2010, the Save As dialogbox appears shortly and disappears again, without doing ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Aug 30, 2013 6:32 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: PdfSaver4.exe problem
Replies: 20
Views: 11853

Re: PdfSaver4.exe problem

I saw that build 212 of PDF-XChange 4.0 was available since 28 august, downloaded it and tried it out. My problem seems to be resolved. The PDF-XChange 4.0 Office add-in (Convert to PDF) is now correctly working in Office 2010. (Tested with Word, Excel and PowerPoint). The Save As dialogbox stays on...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sat Aug 24, 2013 6:42 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Inserting via drag and drop
Replies: 4
Views: 1454

Re: Inserting via drag and drop

I'm leaving up the answer to this question to Tracker support, but Maybe using PDF-Xchange x.0 pro > PDF-Tools x > Split/Merge, can be an alternative. You can easily drag and drop PDF-files from a Windows Explorer window to the Split/Merge window. You can easily change the order of the PDF-files (vi...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Aug 23, 2013 8:36 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Resize PDF
Replies: 4
Views: 1944

Re: Resize PDF

Probably it is a question of interpretation what you mean by resizing a page... When resizing a picture it is the whole picture that is resized, comparable with a magnification or a reduction. When resizing a page it is the "dimension of the page" that changes, but not the content. So, it is compara...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Aug 22, 2013 8:46 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: PdfSaver4.exe problem
Replies: 20
Views: 11853

Re: PdfSaver4.exe problem

Thanks for the answer Ivan.
So, I assume the next build will be PDF-Xchange 4.0 Pro build 212 ? Available soon ?

Migration from V4 to V5 is probably simple and easy, but it is not for free.
Our upgrade to V5 is only on the budget for next year.
That was the main reason for demanding a fix in V4.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Aug 21, 2013 8:11 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: PdfSaver4.exe problem
Replies: 20
Views: 11853

Re: PdfSaver4.exe problem

About two months later...
Still no news about ticket RT#1912: PdfSaver4.exe problem ?
We were still hoping this would be fixed soon... (as usual by Tracker Software), but not this time ?
Thanks in advance.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sat Aug 10, 2013 5:06 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: smaller typwriter text size?
Replies: 8
Views: 3143

Re: smaller typwriter text size?

In PDF-XChange Viewer version 2.5 build 211, you can activate the "Properties toolbar" via View > Toolbars. When using the TypeWriter function, you will see in this toolbar which font (like "Arial") and which size (like "10") that actually are used. When you select your text in the typewriter box an...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Aug 09, 2013 8:48 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Inserting pages with Bookmarks
Replies: 9
Views: 2816

Re: Inserting pages with Bookmarks

Maybe it is more up to the people of Tracker software to give you some words of explanation, but here are mine: PDF-XChange Pro is the common name for a collection of different PDF tools (it is not "one" product in it self): - PDF-Xchange printer (possibility to make a PDF from within any software t...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Aug 09, 2013 8:18 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Inserting pages with Bookmarks
Replies: 9
Views: 2816

Re: Inserting pages with Bookmarks

@fghj Please pay attention that you posted your question in the "PDF-XChange Editor"-part of the forum. So I was talking about PDF-XChange Editor and not about PDF-XChange Viewer, sorry for the confusion. After a little test with PDF-XChange Viewer version 2.5 build 211, I can indeed confirm what yo...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Aug 09, 2013 7:28 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Inserting pages with Bookmarks
Replies: 9
Views: 2816

Re: Inserting pages with Bookmarks

Just for your info: Did you remark the Actions with objects - Bookmark option in the Insert Pages dialogbox ? You can choose between: - Do Not Copy - Copy All - but not Copy Related (this one stays greyed out) As an alternative you can also use the PDF-XChange "PDF Tools", "Split/Merge" functionalit...