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Topic: Form fields off in different viewers
Conf: (P-PDF) Mac Issues, Msg: 169774
From: Aminabot
Date: 4/10/2009 07:57 AM

Hi there,

I just finished creating a form in Acrobat, where I have a combination of read-only fields and read-write fields together.

When I preview the form in Acrobat it looks perfect. But if I open the pdf in Preview or quicklook (in Leopard), the read-write fields are lower than they should be and don't link up with other fields in the PDF.

One of my former colleagues (who doesn't work here anymore) created a similar PDF a while back. No matter which program I use, the fields line up perfectly. But I don't see any technical differences between the files. Any idea why or how I can fix it so the PDF looks good in all PDF viewers?



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