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Topic: HELP!!! Copy and paste from PDF into word
Conf: (P-PDF) Acrobat 6.0, Msg: 155097
From: sarahk
Date: 10/12/2006 02:01 AM

Hi

I hope you can help. I have a PDF document where I want to be able to copy and paste the text to be able to edit it in a word document.

I did Document Security and added a password and selected the option to allow copying and pasting and again in the drop down for editing to be allowed.

When I go in Display document security it shows that it is allowed but this is not working. I do not get the text tool when clicking on select text button.

What else do I need to do?


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