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Topic: Certainly a dummy question
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 52230
From: Deleted User
Date: 5/29/2002 04:50 PM

I think I understood from the archives of the list that it is not possible
to use the ActiveX control if only the Free Acrobat Reader is installed.
Actually, my purpose is to test if (at least) the Acrobat Reader is
installed on the client machine (CD-ROM project) and if not having him
installed the last version. I thought I could simply try to create an object
by refering to the ActiveX, like (in vb):

PDFcapable = IsObject(CreateObject("PDF.PdfCtrl"))

This ProgId appears in the registry of a station where only Acrobat Reader
is installed.

I am wrong? Is there any solution someone has implemented?

Thanks in advance for your help,

Sebastien Delgrande


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