Set a document to open in full screen mode

Q: After opening and reading a PDF, how can I set a document to open in full screen mode next time I open the same PDF? A: You can set a document to open in full screen mode by following the steps below: Open the document Go to Document Properties (File -> Document Properties) Click Initial View […]

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Restore last page and view when reopening a PDF

Q: After opening and reading a PDF, how can I save the last page read so that it can be restored next time I open the same PDF? A: You will need to enable “Restore last page” setting in Preferences. Go to Edit -> Preferences Select Display Check “restore last page and view when reopening a PDF” […]

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4K Monitor Support (High DPI Displays)

UPDATE: PDF Studio 12 was released will full support for 4K monitors (HiDPI Displays) for any OS that supports display scaling. Download Latest PDF Studio Version The below article is about PDF Studio 11… Q: Does PDF Studio 11 work with 4k monitors? A: PDF Studio 11 currently has partial support for 4K monitors (High DPI Resolution […]

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Is PDF Studio vulnerable as a Java application?

The answer is no. There has been a lot of discussions about Java vulnerability, but this is all related to running Java in your web browser. Any time users run something on internet,  they have to be very careful as to what program they trust to run in the web browser.  Oracle has been adding […]

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Undo

The Undo and Redo functions are accessible through the Edit menu from the top toolbar: Edit > Undo Edit > Redo or by using the following shortcut keys: Undo Shortcut Keys: CTRL + Z on Windows, Linux CMD + Z  on Mac OSX Redo Shortcut Keys: CTRL + Y on Windows, Linux SHIFT + CMD + Z on […]

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Starting PDF Studio with a PDF file through command line

Q: How can I start PDF Studio through command line with a file as a parameter in Windows or Mac? A: Here is the command line to start PDF Studio with a file name in Windows and Mac. Make sure to use the full file path for the PDF document. Windows: “C:\Program Files\PDFStudio9\pdfstudio9.exe” C:\mydocument.pdf Mac: open […]

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Reloading files from LaTeX

If you generate PDF files using LaTeX and use PDF Studio to view the document and make updates to it, you may want to reload the document in PDF Studio from time to time. To do this, select Revert from the File menu.  This will reload the document from its current save file, so any […]

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Reader enabled rights lost after save

Q: Why did my “enabled for Adobe Reader” setting go away after I saved a document in PDF Studio? A:  Enabling Usage Rights in Adobe Reader is done through a proprietary and sophisticated encryption mechanism. This mechanism enabled the document to be filled and annotated in Adobe Reader but also restricts more advanced editing functions […]

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Perform Word Count in a PDF Document

Q: Is it possible to get a word count for a PDF document using PDF Studio? A: PDF Studio does not support word count but here is a workaround: Extract text from the PDF into a text file using Document > Extract Text. Once you have a text file, use the following application to find […]

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PDF Features for the Print / Prepress / Publishing Industry

PDF Studio supports several features commonly used in print production: Crop Margins & Boxes (Document > Crop Pages) Crop box – the region to which the contents of the page are to be or cropped when displayed or printed. Bleed box – the bounds to which the contents of the page should be clipped when output […]

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