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PDF Preview problem

Question asked by Joseph Lord on Jun 22, 2011
Latest reply on Jun 22, 2011 by Joseph Lord



I have some PDF files stored in our Workgroup PDM Vault, which are not solidworks drawings, just documents.


Through Solidworks Explorer, I used to be able to select the PDF file from the folder tree, and a preview would appear in the bottom right side of the screen. From here I could scroll through the document, save it elsewhere or print (without needing to check out, brilliant)


Now the preview does not work. When I select the document, it says 'you must download Adobe reader to preview PDF files' with a link to the website.


I already had adobe, but I did it anyway and am on Adobe 10.1.


The problem started when I installed  Adobe Writer trial, which I had to uninstall and go back to using Adobe Reader.