IMac :: How To Open PDF's Automatically

Jul 24, 2010

I have an imac running snow leopard. When I click on a pdf file it puts it in my download folder. Then I have to click the Macintosh HD, click on downloads, and then click on the file.

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MacBook Pro :: Acrobat 8 - Open Pdf - Adobe Starts To Open Every Pdf File On Computer

Apr 1, 2010

Whenever I open a pdf, adobe starts to open every pdf file on my computer. Does anyone know of any way to stop this? I couldn't really find anything on search. I am running OSX 10.6.3

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OS X V10.5 Leopard :: Can't Read Pdf Files Automatically Via Safari

Apr 1, 2012

After upgrading my reader, when I'm in Safari and hit links to pdf files, they don't open (I get blank pages). I can only see them if I download them and then open.

Info:iMac G5 (20-inch), Mac OS X (10.5.8)

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Intel Mac :: Get Preview To Automatically Read PDF's Instead Of Adobe Reader?

Apr 21, 2012

How do I get Preview to automatically read PDF's instead of Adobe Reader?

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iCloud, iCloud vs. Mobile Me

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MacBook Pro :: Computer Won't Automatically Download Pdf Files From The Internet?

Apr 23, 2012

My computer won't automatically download pdf files from the internet anymore.  My instructors post lecture notes in pdf format on our online learning site and they won't download when I click on the link.  Now I have to physically go in and save them to the computer in order to view them.  This just started happening this morning.

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MacBook Pro, Mac OS X (10.7.3)

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OS X V10.7 Lion :: Cannot Open Saved PDF Documents On IMac?

Feb 20, 2012

I just installed Lion on my IMac and I am not able to open PDF documents. Not even with Chrome.

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iMac, Mac OS X (10.7.3)

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OS X V10.6 Snow Leopard :: PDF's Won't Open In Browsers Anymore

May 4, 2012

I had some updates for my Macbook Pro (snow leopard- up to date) and for some reason now I can't open pdfs on the web on either safari or firefox. If I download them it works, but I can't view them on the acutal browser anymore. When I open a website that is the link to the pdf it just pulls up a black page- that's it, you refresh it refreshes the same thing. I reinstalled Adobe reader (I use Preview though) and still nothing. I don't kow *** is going on.

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Mac Book Pro, Mac OS X (10.6.8), 17"

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OS X V10.7 Lion :: Brand New Macbook Air Won't Open Or Save Pdf's

Apr 21, 2012

Files display pdf icon  but it says it won't open "because it is either not a supported file type or because the file has been damaged and may be corrupted" etc. I then installed adobe reader and still get same issue, I've downloaded several pdf's from different sources (old macbook and web, stored files I know are not damaged) I'm running mac osx 10.7.3 my java is SE 6 64/32 version 1.6.0._31-b04-415 if that makes any difference (read java could be a factor) pdf's will open from the web in safari but won't save like normal "save as" menu would, it says  "The document “Test_File.pdf” could not be exported as “Test_File.pdf”." 

Info:
MacBook Air, Mac OS X (10.7.3)

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OS X :: Firefox Won't Open .torrent Files Automatically?

Apr 6, 2010

Firefox won't open .torrent files automatically; instead you need to (OK) confirm-click and following that the torrent is loaded (in my case) in uTorrent.

OSX 10.63
Firefox v.3.63

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Applications :: Preview PDF Won't Open

Oct 28, 2009

I have no idea what happened. Overnight, Preview completely stopped working. When I double click a PDF, it'll bounce around a while in the dock and then the icon will stay there, though without the dot below it indicating that it should be running. When I right-click the icon, it says "Application Not Responding" and gives me the option to force quit it. I'm running Snow Leopard 10.6.1. I tried deleting the com.apple.preview... file in username/library/preferences and restarting Preview, but that did nothing. Anyone have a clue what went wrong here?

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MacBook Pro :: Can't Get Pdf Files To Open

Feb 26, 2012

I cant get my pdf files to open and my hp device manager sttes it is not support so I cant use my printer.

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MacBook Pro

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Mar 22, 2012

I am unable to open PDF's in safari or firefox.

Info:iMac, Mac OS X (10.5.8)

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OS X :: Disk Image Won't Open Automatically Since Last Security Update

Nov 17, 2010

I am using OS 10.5.8.

In the past, I could double click on my disk image file (secure.sparseimage) and it would procede to ask for password and then open.

Since the last security update, when I double click on the same file, it opens disk utility. I then have to double click on the secure.sparseimage file in the left pane.

I checked disk utility preferences and it is still set to automatically open both read only and read and write disk images.

Anyone have the same experience and possibly an explanation or solution?

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Safari :: When Click On A Link With A PDF It Doesn't Open?

Apr 13, 2012

When I click on a link with a pdf it doesn't open.I'm on the latest Safari and Windows 64 bit version

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Dell laptop, Windows7

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MacBook Pro :: Can't Open Pdf Attachments Sent By Email

Apr 16, 2012

I have been sent pdf attachments lately to my email account but cannot open them in either my MacBook Pro or my wife's.but they open if I try in my Dell computer. I have downloaded Acrobat Reader and java runtime but to no avail.Is there a secret I don't possess??

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MacBook Pro (13-inch Late 2011), Mac OS X (10.7.3)

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Intel Mac :: Can't Open PDF Files Anymore

Apr 25, 2012

I can't open PDF files.

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iMac, Mac OS X (10.6.8)

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OS X V10.7 Lion :: Can't Open Pdf Attachments From Mail

Apr 29, 2012

When I'm in Mail and try to open or save to my computer and then open a pdf in Preview, I get an error message -"The file “Proposal to Seattle City Light - Wolverine Study 6Mar2012.pdf” could not be opened.  It may be damaged or use a file format that Preview doesn’t recognize." This happens with all pdfs in Mail.  However, if I go to email account on the Internet and download the pdf it opens no problem. This is a new problem, though I can't say if it started happening as soon as I upgraded to Lion or if it happened sometime after (definitely not before).  

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MacBook Pro (13-inch Mid 2010), Mac OS X (10.7.3)

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Safari 5.1.5 Can't Open Online Pdf-get Black Screen

May 15, 2012

When I try to open a pdf online, I get a black screen with the address showing at the top of the window (where it should be). I can open pdfs on my iMac with no problem. I can also open the online pdfs with FireFox without a problem. I think this started happening after I installed the latest version of Adobe Reader. I'm running 10.6.8.

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iMac, Mac OS X (10.5.6)

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MacBook :: Pdf's No Longer Open In New Windows In All Of My Browsers

May 30, 2012

pdf's no longer open in new windows in all of my browsers, how can I fix it

Info:MacBook, Mac OS X (10.6.8), using Firefox and Safari

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MacBook :: Won't Open Firefox Pdf Files

Jun 2, 2012

About a week ago, my macbook quit opening internet pdf files.  I checked for new software updates but it hasen't worked. No error message shows up, just a blank screen. 

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MacBook, Mac OS X (10.6.8)

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Feb 14, 2012

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Sep 22, 2006

Is there a way to stop PDF's from opening inside of Safari? I figure there is some type of solution to this but I can't be bothered to figure it out myself as I have wasted too much too much time on it already.

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OS X V10.7 Lion :: Why Won't PDF Files Open Anymore

Apr 15, 2012

Suddenly my iMac won't open most .PDF files - specifically those that are imbedded in the body of emails or may be identified by a hotlink on websites.  But if one is simply attached to an email, that seems to open? The only thing I think I've done  since everything worked properly was to agree to install Adobe Reader 10.1.3 and Adobe Flash Player. rectify whatever error I'm experiencing so that I can open .PDF files once again? 

Info:
Mac OS X (10.7.3)

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MacBook Air :: PDF On Desktop Won't Open Or Go Into Trash

Apr 16, 2012

An icon appeared on my wife's Macbook Air desktop and she has no idea where it came from, what it is or how to get rid of it. It has a red and white "pdf" icon with the title Acr790289319801612880.tmp. Nothing happens when it's double clicked, or if she tries to open it under "File" then "Open." I changed the extension to .pdf and tried to open it, but no dice. If she drags it into the trash it makes the sound effect of dropping into the can but remains on the desktop and doesn't show up in the trash.How to get rid of it?

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OS X V10.7 Lion :: Can't Open PDF Files When Surfing Internet

May 7, 2012

Trying to open PDF files & cant

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Mac Pro, Mac OS X (10.7.3)

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OS X V10.7 Lion :: Can't See Or Open PDF Attachments In Mac Mail?

May 24, 2012

Since switching from Entourage to mac mail - having issues with incoming mail PDF attachments. The attachment isn't available in the email so have to go to webmail and open attachments. This is happening with my macbook pro and ipad2.

Info:
MacBook Pro, Mac OS X (10.7.4)

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MacBook Pro :: Can't Open Pdf Files On Mid 2010 With Lion 10.7.3

Apr 27, 2012

I just need to know what to do to help me be able toread PDF files.

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MacBook Pro, Mac OS X (10.7.3)

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OS X V10.6 Snow Leopard :: Why Can't Open Pdf Documents After Using Adobe Reader Security

Apr 30, 2012

I have been able to open pdfs perfectly well up until I changed the security settings on Adobe Reader.  As I read somewhere that Apples have an inbuilt pdf reader I trashed everything Adobe, but still can't open pdfs.  Tried using Preview  to no avail. 

Is there some other way of opening pdfs without reinstalling Adobe?

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MacBook Pro :: Can't Open PDF Files - Finding Latest Version Of Adobe Reader

Oct 30, 2009

I just "upgraded" yesterday from a Power Mac G4 to a 17" MacPro. Among other adjustment problems, I can't open PDF files. The message I get is "You can't open the application Adobe Reader because it is not supported on this kind of Mac."

I've tried downloading the latest version of Adoobe Reader, an although it seems to download, I can't find it.

How do I deal with PDF files on a MacPro?

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OS X :: Automatically Download Linked PDF On A Website?

Sep 24, 2010

Is there a way for me to go to a webpage and have it automatically download all of the PDF's it links to?

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OS X :: PDF Attached To Email Automatically Converts To JPG

May 5, 2008

I'm using OS 10.4.11. When I email PDFs, they are automatically converted to JPGs unless I create an "archive" of them, in which case lots of people can't open them, including Mac and PC users. As a sometime graphic artist, this is a real concern. On my old iMac using OS 9, I never had this problem.

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Applications :: Save PDF Attachments From Mail Messages Automatically?

Oct 20, 2009

I find this maddening and have searched high and low for help, so hopefully you've got an answer.

In my Mail.app I have two accounts, one for personal email and one for work email. I also have a local mailbox titled "Submitted Forms." I receive forms from coworkers as PDFs in my work email account. I have a Mail rule established so that any email coming into my work email account meeting certain criteria (having an attached form, specified by name) is moved to the local mailbox "Submitted Forms." That all works fine. What I am trying to achieve, ideally using an applescript run by the rule, is to have any message that gets moved into that mailbox save its attachment to the desktop (or other destination folder). I have tried over a dozen similar-but-different example applescripts I've found online that claim to do this, but none seem to work. I've also tried tweeking each one with my limited knowledge of applescript to no avail. It really cannot be that hard for the computer to say "hey, there's a new message in that folder, I'll save its PDF to my desktop." Can it?

This is the basics of my goal. Ideally, the applescript/rule/computer would add the Received Date to the attachment name and would know whether it had already saved a given email's attachment(s), so as to reduce overwriting, possibly through read-status or flagging.

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OS X :: Why Doesn't IMac Automatically Connect To The Web On Startup

Apr 24, 2009

I click on safari icon on dock but it fails to connect, so I have to go through several windows to get connected, putting the WPA key in each time.

Always after a reboot, and possibly after a logoff/logon situation.

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IMac :: Don't Sleep Automatically When In Idle State

Nov 20, 2009

My new 21.5" iMac didn't go to sleep automatically when in idle state. I read a lot of posts regarding this issue and tried a few of the possible solutions: resetting the SMC and so on. I finally was able to fix my problem (so far) with the help provided in the following link: [URL]

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IMac :: Why Doesn't Magic Mouse Connect Automatically After Changing The Batteries

Oct 2, 2010

It has been this way as long as I've had the Magic Mouse - if I change the batteries, it won't re-connect. I must plug in a USB mouse and manually connect the Magic Mouse. This is on a relatively recent 24" iMac. Am I doing something wrong?

PS: I think at some point in the past I made the mouse a Favorite in trying to fix this.

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