Adobe Acrobat

An older version not seen too often, works well under wine.

Application Details:

Version: 5.0
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 2.0

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What works

I have done a full installation.  The installation went smoothly (one error, but went through it and installed fine).  After installation, you will need to do the following to get it to run:

Delete the DocBox.api from the acrobat plugin directory:



For me, it appears to do most of what I need it to do:  Open PDF, Annotate PDF, SAVE PDF, etc...

 So far, I have been able to open PDF, Save As, Save, Add links and book marks, export images from PDF, Open document as PDF (jpg / tiff), import PDFs to combine documents ... That is about all I need so far.

What does not

I have not tested everything.  Feedback from users as they experience problems will be appreciated.


What was not tested

What hasn't been listed, hasn't been tested.

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Additional Comments

Requires slight tweaking by removing the plug-in listed above.

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowUbuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Feb 05 20172.0Yes Yes PlatinumJacob Cameron 
ShowGentoo LinuxFeb 22 20111.3.14Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 10.10 "Maverick" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jan 01 20111.2.2Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 
CurrentUbuntu 9.10 "Karmic" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Feb 12 20101.1.38Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 9.04 "Jaunty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Aug 15 20091.1.27Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
5551 printing in Adobe Acrobat (Reader) outputs postscript source NEW View

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