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Open pdf files in Acrobat

Question asked by DavidBasskin on Nov 27, 2014
Latest reply on Nov 28, 2014 by philmodjunk


Open pdf files in Acrobat


I'm using Filemaker Pro 12.0v4 on Windows 8.1. In my database, I've createed a container field optimized for interactive content and I store pdf files in it. I'm using Acrobat Pro 11.0.9 as well. Everyuthing works fine, but I'd like to be able, in Browse mode, to double-click on the image of the pdf file and have the file open in Acrobat Pro. I won't need to edit and re-save the document - just to be able to read it in Acrobat Pro.

I know I can save a copy of the pdf from the record and then open it, but if I don't really need to cluter up my disk with file copies. Is there a script or a feature that can meet my need? Many thanks!

David Basskin