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Adobe Acrobat for Mac tools helps you to create, edit, and sign PDF documents. It will change the way you work with design layouts and all your documents forever. However, problems could be experienced while installing and uninstalling Adobe Acrobat, which users may find difficult to fix on their own. To resolve these issues and more, Experts can be contacted from the comfort of your homes.

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How to uninstall the trial version?

You can uninstall Acrobat with a special application called CleanApp. This application will remove all the related files from the root folder which you cannot remove easily.

To download CleanApp: http://www.syniumsoftware.com/cleanapp/. You will see a tutorial video on this website. You don't need to buy this application; just use the trial to uninstall Acrobat.

Is there a free version that can highlight and then print the document with colored highlights?

You should be able to do it in Adobe Reader. You just need to make a slight change to how it prints.

  • First, open a PDF file you want to test it with.
  • Click comment on the top right, and you can start the highlighter tool.
  • Make your highlights.
  • Then, when printing, be sure to click the drop down on the top right.
  • You could click the ‘summarize comments’ button; however, it is not really necessary as the drop down is set to include the comments (highlighting would count as comments).

As far as changing the color is concerned, after you make the highlight, on the left, you can right click the ‘comment/highlight’ and click ‘properties’, and change the color there. This, however, depends on which version of Adobe Reader you are using. The newest, XI or whatever has a highlight button.

In Adobe Acrobat 8 Professional, can a PDF file be saved with a 2-up continuous view so those who open the file to view it the same way?

This would be okay if everyone who views the PDF is using the most current version of Acrobat. Your best option is to combine any pages which you wish to be viewed together, as single, wide pages. That's the only way to guarantee anyone who opens the document will see it that way.

How to fix Adobe Acrobat 9 which has stopped working on OS 10.7.5?

  • First, click on your desktop.
  • Use the Go menu and choose Computer.
  • Open Macintosh HD, then Library, and then Preferences.
  • See if you can find the Flex Net Publisher folder in here and delete it.
  • You could use "as List under the View menu’ to find it easier.
  • Restart and try using Adobe Acrobat again.

If it still doesn't work, try this solution.

  • Click on your desktop.
  • Use the Go menu and choose Computer.
  • Open Macintosh HD, then Library, and then Application Support.
  • See if you can find the Flex Net Publisher folder in here and delete it.
  • You could use "as List under the View menu’ to find it easier.
  • Continue following the steps and restart when you are finished, and try Acrobat again.

How to get Spotlight to work after installing CleanApp to uninstall Adobe Acrobat?

If you are using OSX -Version 10.5.8, you could try the following:

  • Open System Preferences from Apple menu or from the dock, and click on Spotlight.
  • In Spotlight, click on the Privacy Tab and then on the “+” (plus) button, and add your hard disk, Macintosh HD.
  • Wait for a few minutes (5-10) and select the volume again on the Privacy Tab. Click on the “-” minus button to remove it again.
  • This will refresh and re-index your spotlight; however, it will take a while to do so.

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