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    Adobe Reader XI Released

    With XI, you can now touch your PDFs in Windows 8.

    Homepage / Download (Windows: EXE, MSI, ADMX Templates, Customization Wizard / Mac: DMG, Customization Wizard) / Release Notes

    Today, Adobe is announcing our next generation Acrobat XI software with new cloud services. Products included in this release are: Acrobat XI Pro, Acrobat XI Standard, Adobe Reader XI and newly integrated documents services, Adobe FormsCentral and Adobe EchoSign.

    Adobe Reader XI, our most powerful Reader yet, includes many new and enhanced capabilities:

    Productivity
    • Full commenting features, including text, stamps, file attachments and audio recordings, as well as drawing markups, like lines, arrows, shapes and free-form annotations
    • Fill, sign, save and send your forms – and save the planet while you’re at it!
    • Store files on Acrobat.com for access from multiple devices
    • Support for OS X Mountain Lion and Windows 8 with new "touch-mode" for optimal tablet interaction
    • Create PDF or Export PDF files to Word and Excel online

    Security
    • Enhanced Protected Mode now includes data theft prevention capabilities
    • New Protected View implements a separate desktop and winstation for the UI, which provides an additional layer of defense
    • PDF Whitelisting Framework allows selective enablement of JavaScript for both Windows and Mac OS
    • Elliptic Curve Cryptography support for digital signatures

    Enterprise Deployment
    • Citrix XenApp enhancements for better performance
    • New App-V support, including a Package Accelerator
    • GPO Template for the most common enterprise settings
    • Enhanced support for Microsoft SCCM/SCUP and Apple Remote Desktop
    • Configuration Wizard for the Mac




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    Anybody else want to test this for me then and let me know if they've released a product capable of handling PDF files over a network this time, then?

    /shudders at memories of Reader X

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    I'm morbidly intrigued to see what they've broken, but not that intrigued.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sonofsanta View Post
    Anybody else want to test this for me then and let me know if they've released a product capable of handling PDF files over a network this time, then?

    /shudders at memories of Reader X
    Never had a problem with it TBH

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    No issues so far,

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    Quote Originally Posted by FN-GM View Post
    Never had a problem with it TBH
    Reader X, on release, couldn't open files over a UNC path in sandbox mode. The only way to fix it was to disable the sandbox, which then defeated the point of upgrading to v10.

    (It also had problems with Securus but that was more to do with Securus than Adobe, I think)

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    Quote Originally Posted by sonofsanta View Post
    Reader X, on release, couldn't open files over a UNC path in sandbox mode. The only way to fix it was to disable the sandbox, which then defeated the point of upgrading to v10.

    (It also had problems with Securus but that was more to do with Securus than Adobe, I think)
    By sandbox, are you referring to 'Protected mode'?

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    What new hell is this?? How many GB does it take, how many minutes does it take to boot. Will it work on a machine that has even heard of a network. How many UPM (updates per minute) can I expect.

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    Quote Originally Posted by localzuk View Post
    By sandbox, are you referring to 'Protected mode'?
    Yup. Didn't get sorted until a point release.

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    Has anyone had any issues with 11?

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    Im not rolling it out yet. Untill V10 starts asking to update.

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    I gave up inflicting Adobe Reader on 99% of my users long ago. There's plenty of other PDF readers that do a good enough job without the bloat and constant patches.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Geoff View Post
    I gave up inflicting Adobe Reader on 99% of my users long ago. There's plenty of other PDF readers that do a good enough job without the bloat and constant patches.
    i just keep it for sims prefer foxit 3 (granted old but quick and works)

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    Currently using Sumatra PDF

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    Quote Originally Posted by Geoff View Post
    There's plenty of other PDF readers that do a good enough job without the bloat and constant patches.
    The best thing about Adobe Reader XI is the speed. It is now just as fast as SumatraPDF (and much faster than Nitro Reader), so I think I may switch back.



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