Vista "preview pane"
Thread poster: Lutz Molderings

Lutz Molderings  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 01:57
Member (2007)
German to English
+ ...
May 22, 2008

There is this handy little feature called "preview pane" in Vista.
Unfortunately, it doesnt work for PDF files for me, although I have Adobe Acrobat installed.
In Outlook the PDF preview works fine.

Any ideas?


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Shai Navé  Identity Verified
Israel
Local time: 02:57
Member
English to Hebrew
+ ...
Some possible solutions May 24, 2008

Hi,

This problem is unfortunately pretty common.
I have 2 suggestions in mind.
1) Uninstall the current version of Adobe reader, disable the preview pane. Restart, Manually delete the folder in which Adobe reader was installed. Thank re-install the Adobe reader (with the preview pane disabled), re-activate the preview pane.

2) I think that the problem is mostly common with Adobe reader v8.1.X, so in case you use this version try uninstall the software (as I described above), and than instead of reinstall your current version of Adobe reader, try to install an earlier version (e.g v8.0).

The problem might originate from a conflict between the Vista preview handler and the new preview feature from Adobe, introduced in v8.1.

Maybe this will help.


Direct link Reply with quote
 


To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:


You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

Vista "preview pane"

Advanced search






WordFinder
The words you want Anywhere, Anytime

WordFinder is the market's fastest and easiest way of finding the right word, term, translation or synonym in one or more dictionaries. In our assortment you can choose among more than 120 dictionaries in 15 languages from leading publishers.

More info »
Wordfast Pro
Translation Memory Software for Any Platform

Exclusive discount for ProZ.com users! Save over 13% when purchasing Wordfast Pro through ProZ.com. Wordfast is the world's #1 provider of platform-independent Translation Memory software. Consistently ranked the most user-friendly and highest value

More info »



Forums
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search