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Do PDF files created by ArcGIS 8.x or 9.0 open correctly in Adobe Reader 7.0?

Last Published: April 25, 2020


Yes, if ArcGIS 9.0 Desktop Service Pack 2 or higher is installed. There were issues with ArcMap PDF files created from ArcGIS 9.0 final when opened in Adobe Reader 5.x/6.x/7.x. Service Pack 2 and Service Pack 3 have eliminated the potential problems.

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