Re: Copy/paste failure in Acrobat Reader

Subject: Re: Copy/paste failure in Acrobat Reader
From: Gene Kim-Eng <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: techwr-l <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 24 Sep 2010 09:27:02 -0700

Windows clipboard doesn't fully support all PDF formatting. Compare your
recent documents to something that copy/paste worked ok for in the past and
try to identify anything you're doing differently. It could be just about
any Acrobat feature causing the problem, even if it has nothing to do with
text or fonts.

The alternative is (unfortunately) to do a save as text from Acrobat and
then do the copy/paste.

Gene Kim-Eng

On Fri, Sep 24, 2010 at 8:05 AM, Guy K. Haas <guy -at- hiskeyboard -dot- com> wrote:

> Any ideas what is going wrong? He says that the last few PDFs I have sent
> had this problem. I suspect that some Adobe update tweaked some setting,
> but have no idea where to look.

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