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Re: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Server peterbbbbb Oct 13, 2011 10:20 AM (in response to SA TIPSA) The problem disappeared as soon as I loaded the latest (at the Where do I report this? When tried to uninstall keeps telling me I can't because it's open in another file but I've shut everything else down. My version is: 10.1.4 1)  Open Adobe 2) Hold CNTR and press K    (it's teh same thing as Edit, Preferences) 3) Left column 4ht item down is GENERAL (click it) 4) http://kshelper.com/adobe-acrobat/acrobat-failed-to-connect-to-a-dde-server.html

I've used a plugin fix before but I can't find what I need online. Au revoir Acrobat! 0 1 2 Next ► This discussion has been inactive for over a year. By creating an account, you're agreeing to our Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and to receive emails from Spiceworks. Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top misdeed Posts: 9 This post has been reported. check this link right here now

Any help? Do I have to take my laptop in to be serviced by a Pro to have this fixed or does anyone know of a simple (laymans terms!!) proceedure to remedy this Re: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Server waltermouse Dec 10, 2011 1:01 PM (in response to CMeisinger) I have just today begun having the same problem. We're going crazy...

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For the longest time, PDFs might launch or might not. Regardless, this issue is most commonly related to file associations.As the user to do the following:Locate a PDF on the system via Search (any PDF will do)Hold down the Shift key Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 18. Verify that active security policies are not interfering with the software.3.

This tool uses JavaScript and much of it will not work correctly without it enabled. I did notice that even tho I ran the 'check for updates' thing and it says there are none - that there are several updates available here at adobe - so Email Reset Password Cancel Need to recover your Spiceworks IT Desktop password? Check the version of Acrobat you have and it should be 9.5 - if not - something is stoping the update.

Please help! https://answers.acrobatusers.com/Acrobat-failed-to-connect-to-a-DDE-server-q211263.aspx Running Acrobat XI Standard on Windows 8 (not 8.1) and this problem randomly began asserting itself. It seems that in my case it was necessary to untick Enable Enhanced Security to get rid of the error message "Fatal Error: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Server." Like Can't make any changes via Adobe Reader, either, because it won't open -- even when I try to launch directly from the target EXE file.This is making a LOT of PDFs

Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 24. http://kshelper.com/adobe-acrobat/cannot-open-adobe-acrobat-xi-pro.html Obviously some sort of permissions issue is involved.. Re: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Server PorterbleC Dec 15, 2011 4:52 PM (in response to CMeisinger) I just fixed this on a W2008R2 server.Copied the files from a working Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 13.

Both of these read PDF files. This can be done via the Help > Repair menu option.Regards,DavidAcrobat Community ManagerAdobe Systems 1 person found this helpful Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 2. For lack of a better place to showcase the solution I found, I'm writing this article: Realizing that Acrobat was failing (or timing-out) due to a DDE request, (DDE is Dynamic his comment is here Once I had these services enabled and started, my Acrobat Reader was able to quickly launch and display PDFs.

Both acrobat pro and acrobat reader have the latest updates. Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 5. Anyone have any ideas?

Perhabs a central exeption would solve this problem?RegardsFlorian Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 6.

I do have Symantec Endpoint Protection, which some other threads on the Interweb have mentioned as a possible problem but did not say what to do to fix it. So the troubleshooting path here seems to be..1. disapears! Re: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Server kendrickj35800888 Feb 26, 2015 11:37 AM (in response to dave_m_k) Good afternoon,I hope all is well.

All Rights Reserved. | Powered by Help | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy and Cookies (UPDATED) | Forum Help | Tips for AskingJive Software Version: 8.0.3.0 , revision: 20160218075410.6eafe9c.release_8.0.3.x How-To I just uninstalled and reinstalled my "older" Acrobat 9.0 so things are back to normal. We also use IE9 and adobe acrobat version 10.1.13. weblink Re: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Server Simfunk Oct 9, 2012 1:53 AM (in response to GDT-IT-Dept) I can't say for sure this will solve your problemsBut we solved the

Making pdf's with any software is no problem.