Acroread 9 - Fewer Major Features than Version 8

Mauriat mirandam at
Sat Apr 4 16:46:35 UTC 2009

On Sat, Apr 4, 2009 at 9:12 AM, Rick Bilonick <rab at> wrote:
> I made the foolish mistake to install AdobeReader 9. When I try to open
> a pdf form, it tells me that features availble in version 8 are no
> longer available in the so-called upgrade. I used to be able to fill in
> the forms and save them (like IRS tax forms). Now I cannot find the old
> version in the repositories. Am I missing something here?

If you care for the product, then I really think you should complain
to Adobe through whatever means you can.  There is a "Feature
Requests" link on the official blog:

I too only keep Adobe around for the form-editing as you mentioned.


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