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  1. Highlight Text

    Hi, I am using PDFelement Pro for Mac and have multiple non scanned pdf files. I am unable to highlight, underscore, or strikethrough on these files. I select "comment" then "highlight" but am unable to select anything. Thanks, Keving
  2. I've been working on some pdf files on my ipad but upon uploading, the highlights are not saved. Is there a way to upload the edited PDF with the highlights?
  3. I need help bad...... please I have purely downloaded this app as its so easy to use on my mate pc sat next to me. I have tried several of my PDF documents now and I just can't edit any of them??????????????? I try to click on EDIT then any wording on my document and nothing gets highlighted as suggested on the right hand window.???? help please
  4. Hi, i am trying to use a font that i have installed in my mac (century gothic) and it says warning since the used font is not available substituted font being used.
  5. I am a corporate designer and work with the same logo all day long. It is a vector image with a 30% transparency. It is often laid over other graphics. When I try printing documents with our logo, the output of the logo appears on the page at 100%. Help!
  6. Hello; I was very surprised to see that Wondershare does not have the ability to open two pdf documents in a separate windows instead of tabs. Considering I have the pro version, and that this software can do advanced tasks, it is very surprising to find that a simple feature like this is not supported yet, especially since there are posts from other users over 6 months old requesting this feature. You are a serious contender for replacing Acrobat Pro, but until a basic feature like this is implemented your product can not be taken seriously. Please consider including this feature very soon.
  7. Hi I created a pdf doc in Word for Mac 16.13. I brought the document into PDF Element and added fillable fields. The file size increased from 2.1MB to 7.7MB. It's a 7 page document with 15 fillable fields. Is this normal? It seems like a very big increase for a simple document. Thanks for your help.
  8. Getting the data back

    I created a PDF registration page. It should open up when people click on a button on my webpage. People need to fill in their name and e-mail address and click a button to submit. This page/data should come back to me somehow - how can I do it?
  9. Print Notes

    Is there a way to print notes? In Preview for OSX you can click in the print dialogue "show notes" and then the sticky style note print on the left side margin of the page. You can also save a pdf with the markup showing. Is there a way to do this?
  10. I try to download for free trial but it's not have function to convert HTML.
  11. After I try to install the announced update for PDFelement 6 Pro, I always get Update Error! An error occurred while installing the update. Please try again later. What's going on? Can anyone please help? I am running macOS High Sierra Version 10.13.3 on an iMac
  12. I have set a calculation for a quantity x amount to populate a hidden field. Then total field that adds each of the hidden fields for a total. The last input field is not being added to the total field although it is calculating in hidden field. How do I fix this?
  13. We bought the pdfElements pro v. 6 in the App Store (Apple) at 5th of July 2017 (document no. 164164223957, Order ID MM7QJG2HGZ, 109,99 EUR in total). The version we bought is 6.4.5. Could you tell us how to get the update to 6.5 . Thanks for you swift replay. Kind Regards
  14. Not sure if anyone else has run into this. A PDF that I converted to Pages using PDFelement on MacOS, the iWorks Pages document shows Text plus an Image of the Text directly behind the typed text. If I change the opacity to zero all Images go away, both Images that I need to keep, but also the weird ghost image of the text as well. I am not sure if this is a result of OCR the original scanned PDF file using a different product (Scanbot on iOS) then convert this file to Pages using PDFElement. Has anyone else seen this issue? How did create the file to start 1) I created the original PDF from scanning in the original document. 2) I used Scanbot on an iPad to OCR the file making it searchable. [This looks good, and the OCR document is fully searchable] 3) I used PDFElement to add some hyperlinks from the Table Of Contents in the document to specific page in the PDF. [The document still looks good, and the hyperlinks work without a problem]. 4) I used PDFelement to convert the hyperlinked and searchable PDF to iWorks Pages. 5) When I open up the resulting iWorks Pages document, What I have is a document with a full page background image of the original text plus images. The OCR text is like a top layer on top of this background image. [The Pages document is essentially unusable]. 6) Similar to step 4 above, I had a thought that perhaps Keynote would be better, so I used PDFelement to convert the hyperlinked and searchable PDF to Powerpoint. 7) Similar to step 5 above, when I open up the powerpoint in keynote, the same problem, Text in front of a full page background image. What I am trying to do is to create a simpler user instruction manual with additional comments and process steps tailored to how the client is actually using the product. I essentially would like to take that original PDF and create a two column landscape document, one where the original document in on the right hand side, and any new annotations on the left side of the finished document. It still needs to be searchable and have working hyperlinks. The attached image gives you an idea of what I am talking about.
  15. I downloaded the trial version for MacOSX today and noticed that both distribute buttons look exactly the same and are unlabeled. A pretty huge problem, especially since there is no tool tip pop up when you hover over them. Needs to definitely be addressed. Also, distribute is not shown/explained in any of your tutorials. I couldn't find a definition for what it is/how it works anywhere. Does it distribute based on top most line and bottom most line? Are there other things that go into deciding how it distributes? A pretty big oversight in my opinion for such a powerful tool. Thanks!
  16. I've made a pdf form fillable by creating and lining up text boxes, but I have since realized that they need to be the same height (I have to realign them all vertically due to words being floated in vertical center, so none of them rest on the lines in the pdf). Is there a feature that does text box matching? Doing it by hand is maddening and I don't want to copy/paste boxes just to make them a uniform height (they're varying widths). I've searched to no avail on the internet and in this forum. I'd upload the file, but it's way too big. Thanks in advance!
  17. I want to use pre-filled default values in the form. I need several lines. If I use "multiple lines" or "scrolling with long text" I see nothing in the form. I then have to click in each box after the automatic pre-fills to see the text, the multiple lines I can only use if I write at least 1 letter in addition. But I do not want to click through the form, it should be filled immediately with the record. Is this problem known? Single line boxes work. If I use an other product (not Adobe) it works. But as I paid for this program I want to make it work either. Can you help? In this sheet there are 4 forms, in the beginning you only see one. But if I tab all forms and add 1 letter or number, the other 2 (multiple line forms) appear. See the screen shots please. I tried different documents.
  18. When you create a text field for others to fill with some special format of numbers, you can use our program PDFelement 6 Professional to set the special format as you want. 1. After clicking the Form>Text Field button to add the text field, please double click it to open the Properties window. 2. In the Format tab, you can chooses a number category as you want. 3. If you choose Special, then you will get more types: Zip Code For a five-digit U.S. postal code. Zip Code + 4 For a nine-digit U.S. postal code. Phone Number For a ten-digit telephone number. Social Security Number For a nine-digit U.S. Social Security Number. Hyphens are inserted automatically after the third and fifth digits. Arbitrary Mask Changes the format category to Custom and makes another text field available, in which you can type a custom format. Use this option to specify which types of characters the user can enter in any given position, and how the data displays in the field. A Accepts only letters (A–Z, a-z). X Accepts spaces and most printable characters, including all characters available on a standard keyboard and ANSI characters in the ranges of 32–126 and 128–255. O The letter “O” accepts alphanumeric characters (A–Z, a-z, and 0–9). 9 Accepts only numeric characters (0–9). For example, a mask setting of AAA--p#999 accepts the input BOE--p#767. A mask setting of OOOOO@XXX accepts the input vad12@3Up.
  19. Poor Signature Module

    Hello. I am on the road often and the Electronic or Digital Signature portion is important for me to return signed documents while on the road. The Mac app is pretty good but lags behind in one key element for me. The "signature module" of the app for creating or modifying electronic representations of your signature is very cumbersome and hard to use. I tried all the different options to try and get a good representation of my signature to keep on file but I was not able to achieve a credible one. Tried the photo and the file options but it just copies a photo that is very hard to place on a document. Used the mouse/keypad with a special stylus and after about 20 tries I gave up. I reference, I also have the PDFExpert app and although PDF Elements has more features, the "Signature Module" or feature of this app is far superior and I could achieve very good results and document placements for my electronic signature
  20. MAC & Windows licensing

    Hi, i have some doubts about pdfelement's licensing. If I will buy one professional license, that license will work on only one device, or in two devices, MAC & Windows? Best regards.
  21. I am evaluating PDFElement as a solution for inserting image files into PDFs. So far I like what I am seeing. However, I am having trouble preserving the aspect ratio of photos when I add them. The documentation says I should hold shift key while adjusting the size, but that does not work for me. Instead, what happens is either: 1. If I depress the shift key *after* clicking on a size-adjustment handle, it is as if my shift key was never pressed. The aspect ration changes freely. 2. If I depress the shift key *before* clicking on a size-adjustment handle, the handles disappear and the image is frozen. (A blue outline appears around the image, but there are no size-adjustment handles, and the image cannot be moved.) I have tried also option and control, but these seem to have no effect. Please advise how I can resize a photo without changing its aspect ratio.
  22. I have PDF Element Pro for Mac version 6.4.4 but it doesn't work for OCR, the only thing I need it for. I am running the latest OS X 10.13.3 High Sierra. Are they compatible? Does anybody know?
  23. Text Field Properties

    I need to add a javascript action in a PDF field. Example: date: date and time Have some page with pre-designed code script for use in pdf sample add 1.pdf
  24. no me instala mi compra

    Buenas tardes, hice la compra para tener la versión completa y nunca se instalo en mi computadora se queda una ventana abierta de instalación sin proceder. En el banco ya se cobraron los 1099 pesos que es el costo de la licencia
  25. interested in PDF element 6 pro, but have mac pro. use for creation and editing. when will 6 pro have this feature please? no use buying both apps.... stephenfairbairn@aussiebb.com.au