How to show PDF Studio menu in the Ubuntu Unity Global Menu?

Q: Does PDF Studio support the top-level menu, called the Unity Global Menu, of Ubuntu? A:  Yes, it can but you will need to install Jayatana which will automatically put the menu at the top for PDF Studio To install Jayatana, open a Linux terminal and type in the following commands: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:danjaredg/jayatana sudo […]

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Add PDF Studio to applications menu on XFCE4 desktop – Debian 7

Q: How can PDF Studio be added to the applications menu on the XFCE4 desktop that is provided with Debian 7 (Wheezy)? A: You can do so by adding a PDFStudio.desktop file to the applications folder using the instructions below. Open the terminal Go to your ~/.local/share/applications folder Using GEdit (or something similar) create a text file named […]

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Add PDF Studio to ‘open with’ & application list on Linux

Q: How can PDF Studio be added to the Nautilus ‘open with’ list on Linux ? A: Create a .desktop file (for example: PDFStudio2018.desktop) in /usr/share/applications (as root) with the following contents. Make sure to set the directory for the “Exec” and “Icon” lines point to the correct installation directory. #!/usr/bin/env xdg-open [Desktop Entry] MimeType=application/pdf;application/x-gzpdf;application/x-bzpdf;application/x-xzpdf;application/x-ext-pdf; Type=Application […]

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Updating PDF Studio

Q: I noticed there is a new version of PDF Studio. I am currently running the version X.x.x. Should I uninstall the older version before I install the new version?  Or is it OK to just install the new one over the old one? A: This will depend on whether or not you would like […]

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Create PDF Studio Shortcut on Ubuntu/Linux

Q: I installed PDF Studio on my Ubuntu/Linux machine and there was no shortcut created. How do I create a shortcut? A: When installing PDF Studio on a Linux machine, depending on the version of Linux and what type of distribution that you have the shortcut may not always be created. You can create a […]

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Printing Error Message on Debian GNU/Linux 7

Q: I am getting an “Error Printing Document” error message when trying to print a PDF from PDF studio on Debian GNU/Linux 7. How can I resolve the problem?                    A: In order to print a PDF on Debian GNU/Linux 7 you will need to ensure that […]

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Opening a PDF document in PDF Studio running instance in Linux

Q: When PDF Studio is already running, is it possible to open a document in a new frame within the same instance of PDF studio? I am trying to open a document using command line on Linux and it seems to open a new instance of PDF Studio application each time. A:   PDF Studio 12 and above: This […]

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Ubuntu Software Center: Where is my license key?

If you purchased PDF Studio through the Ubuntu Software Center, you will receive a license key to activate PDF Studio from Ubuntu. Once PDF Studio is activated, it will run in full mode, not in demo mode, and will not add watermarks to documents. Note: The license keys provided by the Ubuntu Software Center are currently for […]

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