Mission Control does not work when recent apps contain PDF Studio

Q: When I launch PDF Studio on my Mac and then try to use Mission Control, all windows disappear instead of displaying in mission control. How can I solve this issue? A: This is a known issue and has been fixed since PDF Studio 12.0.2. Please update to the latest version of PDF Studio. If you’re using […]

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How to setup USB Smart Card Hardware PKCS11 signing on Mac

Q: I need to sign PDF documents with my USB Smart Card. Can I do that using PDF Studio on my Mac system? A: Yes, you can. Starting in PDF Studio 11.0.4, we allow users to sign a document using their USB Smart Card. You can see the setup below as a reference. In this example, we used […]

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PDF Studio, PDF Creator & PDF Editor for macOS Sierra 10.12

Q: Does PDF Studio, Qoppa’s PDF creation and editing application, work on macOS Sierra? A: Yes, PDF Studio is fully compatible with macOS Sierra. We have tested PDF Studio on macOS Sierra (version 10.12) and were able to confirm that our PDF editing software works properly on the new OS. Give it a try and download […]

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Mac OS Java Print Paper Size Bug

Q: Sometimes when I print a PDF to non-standard page sizes (such as A3), it shows well in the print preview but  it only prints on a small portion of the paper or it is cutoff. A: The issue is the following: On some Mac OS X, using PDF Studio, users can not print documents on a different paper […]

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Blank pages when printing on Mac OS

Q: When I try to print a PDF document on Mac OS, the paper just comes out blank. Is there anyway that I can fix this issue? Update: This issue was fixed in PDF Studio 10.2.0 (Released Sept 22 1015). A: This issue is caused by a specific image compression type called CCITT that is used by […]

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PDF Studio 10 Keyboard Shortcuts

General Shortcuts Action Windows/Linux Mac New Document Ctrl + N ⌘ + N Open Ctrl + O ⌘ + O Save Ctrl + S ⌘ + S Save as Ctrl + Shift + S ⌘ + Shift + S Close Ctrl + W ⌘ + W Revert/Reload Ctrl + Shift + G ⌘ + Shift […]

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How to download PDF Studio 32 bit for the Mac

As of PDF Studio 10, on the Mac, the 64bit installer is our recommended installer. It comes packaged with Java 7 64bit. The 32bit installer which was our recommended installer up till PDF Studio 9 is no longer recommended because it requires Java 6 32bit (which is considered “legacy” on the latest Mac OSX versions…). […]

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Mac Preview text highlights / markups not being displayed

Q: If I markup text using Preview on the Mac, the highlighted text does not show up in PDF Studio. What can I do to fix this? A: This problem is actually being caused by Preview. The issue is that Preview is not following the PDF Standards and creates appearance streams in PDF documents incorrectly. In fact, […]

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PDF Studio is working well on Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite

Q: Does PDF Studio work on Mac OS X Yosemite? A: Yes, PDF Studio is fully compatible with Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite, which was officially released in October 2014. We have tested PDF Studio on Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite and were able to confirm that our PDF editing software works properly on the new OS. […]

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