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Adobe Acrobat

Version 8.0 has a new interface and a variety of new features, including improved OCR and image manipulation in PDFs.

Application Details:

Version: 8.0
License: Retail
URL: http://get.adobe.com/reader/
Votes: 3
Latest Rating: Garbage
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.7.31

Maintainers: About Maintainership

Free Download Acrobat Pro 8 Tryout Version Free Download Adobe Acrobat Pro (licensed version)

Test Results

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Selected Test Results

What works

  • Read and edit PDF documents.
  • Commenting
  • Optimizing PDFs
  • Touch Up

What does not

  • "Getting started" window
  • Initial rendering of document/ rendering after resizing document (see comments!)
  • "Save as..." dialogue
  • Some other dialogues
  • Export dialogue
  • Licence dialogue (see comments!)

Workarounds

What was not tested

All other functions not listed here

Hardware tested

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Additional Comments

There are two major problems. First, the renderer doesn't work properly. After opening or zooming a PDF, you always have to _scroll_ the document in order to view the content. Second, many dialogue boxes don't work. E.g. to save a document, you always have to use the "save" option since the "save as" dialoge won't be displayed. Licence dialoge: The "accept" button in the licence dialogue doesn't work. You have to modify the registry to pass over the licence dialogue (thanks to Florian Knodt!): - Read the EULA somwhere else - Start Acrobat once (some additional entries will be written to the registry) - Open wine's regedit - Go to HKCU/Software/Adobe/Adobe Acrobat/8.0/AdobeViewer - Create a new REG_DWORD named "EULA" - Set the value to 1

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
ShowUbuntu 14.04 "Trusty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Nov 27 20141.7.31Yes No GarbageIceDragon 
ShowDebian GNU/Linux 8.x "Jessie" x86_64Jun 07 20151.6.2Yes Yes Bronzean anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 14.04 "Trusty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Sep 02 20141.6.2Yes Yes Bronzean anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 13.04 "Raring" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Oct 09 20131.6Yes Yes Platinuman anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 13.04 "Raring" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Oct 02 20131.6Yes Yes Silveran anonymous user 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
13088 Adobe Acrobat Pro 7 / Acrobat Reader 7 -- Comments don't work NEW View
35854 Adobe Acrobat 8.0 crashes while editing a pdf UNCONFIRMED View

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