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Adobe Illustrator CS6 on Mojave with Java 8?

I ran into the common issue where Illustrator CS6 was unable to open in newer Mac OS version and asking for Java 6 to be installed. While I have already installed Java 8, I found this thread where a ...
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Adobe Acrobat Ridiculous Document Protection – How to prevent an image from being copied from a PROTECTED document?

I have added images to a PDF and I have protected that PDF with password, so the only think, in theory, that I have authorized is printing. Even so I open that PDF on Preview, click on any image, CMD ...
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Will a virtualised copy of Mountain Lion on recent hardware run the Adobe CS5 Suite with comparable performance to an Early 2009 iMac?

My father runs an old version of MacOS, I believe Mountain Lion, with a full set of Adobe apps, Suitcase Fusion, and so on from back when they were all 'buy-once' products. Reading around, almost none ...
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How can current versions of Adobe products continue to run on the new Macs with Apple Silicon?

During its November 10, 2020 event, Apple has announced that Adobe is bringing its major apps to Apple Silicon, starting with the Lightroom photography software. They also said that all current ...
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How to save PDFs in Safari at specific locations?

When I click on a PDF link in Safari, it opens using Preview. At the bottom of the PDF file, there are controls buttons (see here https://support.apple.com/en-ca/guide/safari/ibrw1090/mac). When I ...
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iMac 2020 shuts down when I'm working in Photoshop or Bridge

I have new iMac 2020 with AMD Radeon Pro 5500 XT 8GB. I am using macOS Catalina 10.15.7, Photoshop 2020 21.2.3 and Bridge 10.0.2.131. Are they 32-bit apps? I didn't know that. Sometimes when I work in ...
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How do I turn a pdf (4meter x 24 centi-meters) into a multipage pdf?

I have a very long pdf file spat out by anytrans of texts. The file is searchable but is not readable by normal people. Yes, I asked anytrans why their app does give a page size option. They said that ...
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Adobe Acrobat shortcut conflict with cmd + arrow

Although ⌘ + right arrow or ⌘ + left arrow are the standard Mac shortcuts for the beginning and end of the line, in Adobe Acrobat these are the shortcuts for next and previous view. While using Adobe ...
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Viewing Adobe yellow sticky notes with Skim

My go-to viewer is Skim, which I really like. However, each time I get a pdf with adobe-generated comments I see only a yellow square but not the actual comment. Is there anyway to see the contents of ...
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It is the 2020 Macbook Air good for Adobe suite? [closed]

I want to buy a 2020 Macbook Air but I don't know if it is convenient. I want to use the computer to edit videos and images with the Adobe suite. 13-inch MacBook Air Retina display with True Tone 1....
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Security Hardening Adobe Acrobat DC for macOS

The Security Team is asking me to install the Adobe Acrobat DC (Version 2020.009.20067) package to our macOS laptops. (Mojave 10.14.6) In addition to simply push the Adobe Acrobat DC package to our ...
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Can InDesign CS6 and CC run well on Mojave 10.14.5?

I'm using a MacBook Pro running Mojave 10.14.5 for work. My primary work app has been InDesign CS6, but a decision was made recently for everyone to switch over to InDesign CC. Does anyone know if it'...
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Can't install Adobe Acrobat Reader. “Found a higher version Adobe Acrobat Reader in the installation location.”

A government client is sending me PDF documents that I can't read - Adobe Acrobat tells me I need a newer version of itself and gives me a link to the Adobe web site. On my Windows laptop, I installed ...
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macOS overall slow UI when running (Adobe?) apps

I do have an almost new iMac (27", i9, 32gb ram, 512gb SSD, middle of the GPU options, 5k display + fullhd second monitor, Catalina, all up to date). using it to do graphics design (InDesign, ...
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Cannot Download or View Canadian Immigration Form

I would like to download and view Canadian Immigration Form 1294E, the application to be filed by a non-Canadian person living overseas who wishes to come to Canada for study. I live in the US. The ...
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How do I remove or disable Adobe Registration request and kill Adobe IPC, Adobecloud

I found this on the registration, but where and how to put this into: #!/bin/sh # Determine OS version osvers=$(sw_vers -productVersion | awk -F. '{print $2}') sw_vers=$(sw_vers -productVersion) # ...
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Adobe CS5 Mac iOS High Sierra 10.13.6 Just stopped working! Help

My Gear: iMac (Retina 5K, 27-inch, Late 2015) Processor: 3.2 GHz Intel Core i5 Memory: 16 GB 1867 MHz DDR3 Graphics Card: AMD Radeon R9 M380 2048 MB iOS: High Sierra 10.13.6 Preferences: The ...
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iPad opening downloaded document in wrong app

I have downloaded some word documents off safari, but when I try and open them, they open in Adobe Acrobat Reader, rather than Microsoft Word. Is there anything I can do to resolve this issue, and ...
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Setup Assistant Runs on Every Restart

Every time I restart my computer it runs setup assistant and forgets certain settings. This has been happening for years (through a migration from a 2011 Mac Mini to a 2015 Macbook Pro) but now I'm ...
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adobe premiere pro only allows capture in HDV

I need to digitize a whole bunch of DV tapes using a Sony DCR-TRV10 miniDV camcorder, a 4-to-6 firewire cable, a FW800-Thunderbolt converter, and a MacBook Pro from 2013. Adobe Premiere Pro version 14....
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Applescript (Adobe Illustrator) find coincident X coordinate on a path for any given Y coordinate

I have two lines as shown in the screenshot below (Adobe Illustrator file) which my script produces. Is there any way, using AppleScript, to find the value of X for the coincident points on the ...
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How to plot a point on the circumference of a circle using AppleScript and Illustrator

I need to put a grid of squares inside a circle in Illustrator. Ive written a script that works for this and gives me the following result But the problem I have is that the small areas of the grid ...
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Preview randomly removing spaces between words

Model Identifier: MacBookPro11,4 System Version: macOS 10.15.2 (19C57) I have a document that I scanned with ABBYY FineReader (OCR). I need to copy some sentences/use text to speech on the doc. In ...
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Script to run Adobe Update Remote Manager as Launch Daemon at Boot without MDM

Scenario: I need to figure out how to run the /usr/local/bin/RemoteUpdateManager at DeepFreeze maintenance cycle. During this maintenance cycle, the computers will restart to the login screen and ...
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MacOS Catalina how to change windows size without buttons?

I have a big problem with Adobe After Effects launched on macOS Catalina: Yesterday I worked with a second Display in 2K resolution and, like in Adobe programs, you cannot open them in a fully new ...
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Uninstall Adobe Creative Cloud (CC) from macOS Catalina when uninstaller is 32-bit

I've upgraded to macOS Catalina and now noticing some long unused apps that I'm purging from my system. Adobe Creative Cloud being one of them (well, many of them). I know there is an Creative Cloud ...
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Adobe Illustrator CS6 64-bit no longer works on Catalina! [duplicate]

I read somewhere that Adobe Illustrator CS6 is 64-bit and able to run on Catalina. I did run a 64-bit software check on OSX Mojave to double-confirm that it is 64-bit before upgrading to Catalina. I ...
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CS6 Illustrator on Mac OSX 10.15 Catalina - anyone managed to run it?

I was browsing Internet for some hints, but did not find anything yet. And the communication is a bit missleading, one say it won't work, becuase of 32-bit references, another claim it should work, ...
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Adobe Premiere Pro 13.1.4 on Mojave, MacBook Pro 9.1

I recently upgraded my MacBook Pro mid 2012 (9.1) to Mojave. It has the 512mb NVIDA GT650 graphics card. When I'm using Premiere it gives me this error message. NVIDIA CUDA is not currently ...
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What are the dangers of running Flash on Mac?

I've heard a lot of articles say how bad Flash is, but what can it actually do? I've played browser games that use Flash in Chrome, and now Firefox. I know I have a real version of Flash, and I haven'...
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Adobe photoshop cs6 not upgrading raw plugins in my macbook

i tried to install raw camera plugin in my adobe photoshop cs6, but still not getting installed.
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Will upgrading to a 32 GB RAM Macbook Pro significantly speed up Adobe Illustrator?

I use Illustrator to create large, detailed pattern designs. The .AI file size of one of these designs typically exceeds 500MB. When I’m working on a large file like this, Illustrator performance is ...
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Lightroom CC - keep catalog on computer private?

I have an Enterprise CC subscription through my work since I need Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop etc. However, I have Lightroom just for my own personal photography. I have been using 5.7 but ...
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How bad is Adobe Air

I just purchased some software that requires Adobe Air to run it's (NOT EVEN REMOTELY) "native" Mac app. Alternatively it is supposed to run from the web with Flash. Right after finding out that was ...
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Adobe applications - Case-sensitive volumes not supported Mojave

I am trying to install the adobe creative cloud apps. when the setup launched it shows this error : Case-sensitive drives not supported I created a partition with the format APFS but nothing. ...
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Acrobat Pro DC launches multiple times on Mac

I'm working with a system that has Adobe Acrobat Pro DC 19.010.20069 installed, on a Mac running High Sierra 10.13.6. When Acrobat is launched it proceeds to open multiple copies of itself, repeatedly,...
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Built-in dictionary usage on Adobe Acrobat DC

I'm using Adobe Acrobat Pro DC 2019 on my mac. I get used to use built-in dictionary of mac via three-fingers clicking on a word. However, it works on other applications like chrome, pdfguru etc. but ...
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Preview.app and text highlight opacity

I am working with a PDF file version 1.7 using Preview.app on my Mac. In the file there is some highlighted text that cannot be seen since the color is completely opaque. What can I do to view the ...
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Why would an app constantly monitor /etc/passwd?

I noticed today that Adobe Desktop Services is constantly monitoring /etc/passwd. Would would be the point? Passwords are not stored in /etc/passwd so why would an app monitor /etc/passwd? What info ...
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Can macOS Mojave run 64-bit version of Adobe CS6? [duplicate]

I have ordered a new 27" iMac with macOS Mojave. I use 64-bit version of Adobe CS6. Will macOS Mojave run it?
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Adobe installers not working in Mojave

Since I installed Mojave, all my Adobe apps with this installer or uninstaller icon: don't work at all. I've tried this on a fresh install of Mojave on my MacBook Air 2014 and it still doesn't work. ...
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Dreamweaver compatibly with Mojave [duplicate]

I know some apps in CS6 work and others don’t in Mojave. Has anyone tested Dreamweaver CS6 specifically?
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Creative Cloud login window won't be visible

I'm using El Capitan 10.11.6 and whenever I have to log in into Adobe Creative Cloud the login window stays hidden behind everything else. It wont show even using command+tab, neither clicking the ...
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Shortcuts failing constantly

I am using Adobe Audition. I have defined a few shortcuts for functions I use the most. These shortcuts work sometimes, sometimes don't. This is also true for shortcuts I have defined for other ...
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Script to acknowledge if task already done then update text file/list

I plan to have a script run that will update our Macs with new Adobe licensing package/installer but I don't want it to run if the task has ran before. I'd like to see a script that can check for a ...
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Adobe Shockwave Player PKG installed but I can't find the application

I just downloaded adobe swf on my computer. I went through the pkg file and it said that it was installed. The application support scripts are there, but where is the app? Thanks in advance! I tried ...
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Will older Adobe Applications (CS5/CS6) work with Mojave?

I have some Adobe applications that I use for occasional work (Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, Acrobat). These are the versions prior to the CC version (Creative Cloud) and they work on El Capitan ...
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Completely uninstall Adobe CC

I want to get rid of all the services, background processes, and apps that would have been installed when I got CC. The software has a heavy footprint from licensing daemons, always running update ...
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Count pages in PDF (for non-technical, mac using person)

I have a person who is looking to count pages of her perhaps 2-3000 PDFS. Unfortunately I am away and not sure what to do. She is non-technical. She needs a total count, of all the pdfs, combined (it ...
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Why is Illustrator throttled to 2% speed when it's in the background?

I regularly run a .jsx script in Adobe Illustrator that saves a bunch of files in a particular format. while Illustrator is the active app, running the script on 5 files takes 23 seconds. When ...