Adobe Acrobat Pro 8

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  1. TommyMacBrown macrumors newbie

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    #1
    Adobe Acrobat Pro 8 is in the Applications folder. From any other application, when I try to open a pdf file it doesn't open. I tried downloading Acrobat reader, but that didn't open the document either. Should Acrobat be in another folder?
    Thanks in advance for your help!
     
  2. angelwatt Moderator emeritus

    angelwatt

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    #2
    It depends on what application PDF files are associated with. Right-click on a PDF file and choose Get Info. In the window that comes up look under the Open With section. You'll see a drop box that lets you pick an application. By default it should be set to Preview (which I prefer over Acrobat). Once you make your choice you can click on the Change All button so it applies to all PDF files. Should be good to go after that.
     

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