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    Crop larger

    If I select the crop tool in Acrobat I can change the page size to a custom number. IE, job started at 8.5 x 11. But, I want 20 x 20. I can do this. How can I accomplish the same in Pitstop? I have tried every available option that I am aware of
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    Hardest Pitstop Server / Switch question ever...

    Question after the setup: Say I have a letter. It might go digital or it might go conventional. I want to start the PDF out of Indesign with say 9 spots, CMYK on the front and 1 spot and black on the back. I want the extra spots to get a much better piece off the digital press. (I have 1.3...
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    Any word on that Pitstop Pro (Catalina) installer?

    Any word on that Pitstop Pro (Catalina) installer?
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    Faster View in Acrobat

    I have the latest Acrobat. Nice one year old iMac with 64 gig of ram. Customer sent us INDD files that have a bajillion illustrator points in them. Created a 200 meg PDF. Initial view is PAINFUL. Is there a setting in preferences to help with files like this?
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    Pitstop Server or Switch - can they do this?

    I own both, but would prefer Switch. I want to drop in a bunch of PDFs. I want Switch to determine the actual PDF size (crop size?) Then, rename the PDF with that crop size after the name? Not looking for someone to do the work. Looking for direction.
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    Switch 18 - find last page of a PDF

    I have a multiple page PDF. Page count varies from 4 to 9 pages. I am taking pages 1 - 4 and splitting, dismantling, and then separating the pages via a "allow files that have P1 in the name" etc. Thus forcing P1 down the way I want to get cropped and an ear run against it. The issus is that...
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    Extract Pages - Pitstop Pro and or Switch

    I have searched the forum to no avail Simply want an .eal or Switch command that can extract the pages and name them the name of the file plus _p1 or _P2 Seems like it should be right in front of my face. Not seeing it. \Select page \Save selection Did not work
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    PowerSwitch issues with selects

    Strange issue with PowerSwitch. Main folder polls as PDFs are added in. Seven folders under. Each looking for a name that it allows it. IE, Folder one, Letter, OR LETTER, OR letter. Six of the seven work. Seventh has same structure. Identical. Looking for Note, NOTE, note. Finds it. Sends...
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    Delete layers

    Very simply, right? What am I missing. I want to select a layer that contain say, "Var". Heck. I would even accept calling it exactly as it stands - Variable. Then, I want to delete all but that layer. I used the regular Not and And and things like that that I am used to. To no avail. I even...
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    .291 bleed to .05

    OK. Going nuts. Customer consistently sends in 8.5 X 11 pages as .291 bleeds. We have a procedure to place into GMC software at -.5. Meaning I would like my PDF to be 9.5 X 12 I have tried everything I know with the crop, bleed, trim, and art boxes via an action list. I just can't make it...
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    Equios High Sierra

    Surely someone has gone to High Sierra with Equios? I am on V3, and when I do an install to a brand new High Sierra, I get Japanese fonts vs English. Any help?
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    Two of us travel quite often for our company. We have a license that sits on a license server at our plant. I want to be able to VPN in and see that license while on the road. Is this possible?
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    Select all pages except P1 and P2

    I have a pdf that I do not know the number of pages. (A could be 535 and b could be 10,687...who knows). I want to delete all but p1 and p2. I am sure this is done with a select all pages, then select P1 and P2 and do a "not"? But it is not working. I am not the best with And and Not
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    Sierra Server Issues

    Is anyone else having serious issues with speed in the last year or so? We have tried FOUR different servers. NAS with its own OS, a large 5tb that went through OS X Server, the same drive through an ISCSCI, and now, finally Windows 2012 Server. We put in SSD drives and thought all of our...
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    Cross country VNC dual screen

    Trying to setup where one site can open files on a centralized server. Does anyone know of a VNC that allows two monitors? Once you have lived on two, it is impossible to run INDD on one. **I actually use three...but I'm the boss.
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    HOW do I get CC2017 Indesign back? 2018 is KILLING ME!

    All files opening as "Untitled X" instead of original name. Not ready for prime time. I need to get back to 2017!
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    Indd cc 2018

    Is this safe to use? Anyone having any issues with it?I am on Sierra, not High Sierra
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    Slug / file information removal

    Is there an EAL that removes the file information from a pdf that customers put on them? Out in the bleed area.
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    Acrobat DC - PAINfully SLOW!

    I am on a MacPro with 32 gig of ram and SSD drives. Latest Sierra I produce digital PDFs all day long that are roughly 300-500 pages and around 50 megs each. Viewing these has been a PAIN for over 18 months now. Does not matter if I do a clean install of El Capitan / Sierra / C-64 load *8 /...
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    Pitstop 13 - duplicate page

    I have a 1 page document. I want to know if there is an eal action to take everything on p1 and make a new p2 and put it there in the identical x/y?

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