Re: Use target="_blank" in embedded PDF links?

Subject: Re: Use target="_blank" in embedded PDF links?
From: Chris Morton <salt -dot- morton -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 24 Aug 2017 08:16:59 -0400

Apparently the AutoBookmark plug-in lets me do this, but it's $189.... WAY
too expensive for the single page I want to perform this single operation
on.

Another person has a different tool, but it requires every viewer to have
Java installed; that's too much of a restriction.

Chris Morton
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On Thu, Aug 24, 2017 at 7:59 AM, Chris Morton <salt -dot- morton -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:

> I'm using Acrobat Pro DC.
>
> I'm required to use its Edit mode, then create a sort of bounding box
> around the item I want to link. From there, Acrobat offers few options.
>
> I have no trouble inserting the URLs to create each link, but simply
> tacking on a *target="_blank"* does not yield the desired result when I
> open the resulting PDF in a browser.
>
> Chris Morton
> (click logo â for details)
> <http://www.the-efa.org/dir/memberinfo.php?mid=15271>
> â Substantive Editing â Technical Writing â Proofreading
> â B2B/B2C â Marketing Expertise â Mentoring
>
>
>
> On Wed, Aug 23, 2017 at 3:48 PM, Chris Morton <salt -dot- morton -at- gmail -dot- com>
> wrote:
>
>> If so, how can I do this?
>>
>> Thanks
>>
>> Chris Morton (click logo â)
>>
>> <http://t.sidekickopen68.com/e1t/c/5/f18dQhb0S7lC8dDMPbW2n0x6l2B9nMJN7t5XYgdnqQxW7fsH3H4XrddKW1pNgV-56dMhqf2Q-c6C02?t=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.the-efa.org%2Fdir%2Fmemberinfo.php%3Fmid%3D15271&si=6020636811198464&pi=74057096-fb97-48e7-c59d-70bfe6671665>
>> â Substantive Editing â Technical Writing â Proofreading
>> â B2B/B2C â Marketing Expertise â Mentoring
>>
>>
>>
>
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