Planet PDF Forum Archive

Planet PDF ForumWowsers! This is page is old, head to the LIVE Planet PDF Forum. It features more than 10 conferences, covering everything from beginner to in-depth developer and pre-press discussions. If you wish to continue... one & two archive covers 1999-2011 (160,000 pages).


New Forum | Previous | Next | (P-PDF) Developers


Topic: PDF Win2000 VC++ Automation Problem
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 55563
From: vmoe
Date: 5/29/2002 05:13 PM

Hi!

I have a piece of code that uses Adobe Acrobat 4.05 via automation.

This code works perfectly fine in NT 4.0, but does not work at all under win 2000. The code snip looks like this:

...
BOOL success = FALSE;
CAcroApp app;
CAcroAVDoc avDoc;
CAcroAVDoc newAVDoc;
try
{
//do some Acrobatics:
success = AfxOleInit();
//kick off the application:
success = FALSE;
/////////////////////////////////
////the next line does not work in 2000!!!
success = app.CreateDispatch("AcroExch.App");
....

The CreateDispatch method returns false, and no application object is created.

The CAcro classes are created with Class Wizard and the acrobat.tlb type library.

Does anyone have any suggenstions to what it might be? Why does it work with NT4 and not with 2000?

Thanks in advance!

Regards
Vidar Moe
Norway






PDF In-Depth Free Product Trials Ubiquitous PDF

Debenu Aerialist

The ultimate plug-in for Adobe Acrobat. Advanced splitting, merging, stamping, bookmarking, and link...

Download free demo

Debenu PDF Tools Pro

It's simple to use and will let you preview and edit PDF files, it's a Windows application that makes...

Download free demo

Back to the past, 15 years ago! Open Publish 2002

Looking back to 2002, it's amazing how much of the prediction became a reality. Take a read and see what you think!

September 14, 2017
Platinum Sponsor





Search Planet PDF
more searching options...
Planet PDF Newsletter
Most Popular Articles
Featured Product

Debenu PDF Aerialist

The ultimate plug-in for Adobe Acrobat. Advanced splitting, merging, stamping, bookmarking, and link control. Take Acrobat to the next level.

Features

Adding a PDF Stamp Comment

OK, so you want to stamp your document. Maybe you need to give reviewers some advice about the document's status or sensitivity. This tip from author Ted Padova demonstrates how to add stamps with the Stamp Tool along with related comments.