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I have another software program that allows me to read in PDF files. This worked great in Adobe 9 but once I upgraded to Adobe Reader X 10.0.1 I can no longer see the PDF files when browsing the directory for them in the this other software. Other people using both applications are not having this problem.

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  • sue_hammes Mar 14, 2011

    Thanks, but that's not quite the issue. I have a 3rd party application and what I am doing is similar to using Word and browsing to the directory where my PDFs are. Using Word (i.e. 3rd party application) and Adobe 9 and see the pdf files. After upgrading to Adobe Reader X 10.0.1 I cannot see the files.

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Im a little confused by your wording but I think you mean that Adobe Reader 10 doesn't recognize the file as a PDF or compatible file format, try right clicking on the literal file and open with Adobe Reader, or left click on the name once, and then change the ending of the file to .pdf, hope this helps.

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  • alidaudji33 Mar 14, 2011

    Well i would reccomend just uninstalling Adobe 10, and finding online Adobe 9 install files and not updating.. they are available.

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Check for any updates and optional updates in control panel.
Run Windows Update in Windows 7

Using Windows Update in Windows 7 keeps your laptop and desktop computer safer.
Microsoft periodically releases updates and security fixes.

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Click "Start," "All Program" "Windows Update."
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Once you are finished choosing your important updates, click "OK."
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Once you are finished choosing your important updates, click "OK."
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If conflicting add-ons are installed to the browser, or if the Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Reader software is not properly installed, however, IE7 will crash whenever it attempts to load a PDF.

Open Internet Explorer.
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Click "Tools" from the menu bar.
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Download the Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Reader 9 software from the Adobe website, if you do not already have the setup program on your computer or on disc.

Click "Start."
Click "Control Panel."

Click "Programs," then click "Programs and Features."
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Right-click the program. Select "Uninstall" from the context menu.
Follow the onscreen directions to remove the software from the computer, then restart the PC.

Log back in to Windows and click "Start."
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Navigate to the folder where the Adobe setup file is saved or insert the Adobe Acrobat CD.
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