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In the measuring tool bar, how do you change the scale? Right clicking produces no drop down menu

Analyze - measuring tool.

How do you change the scale ratio in Acrobat X pro? It was easy in 8 pro but there is no drop down menu when I right click the measuring toolbar.


Alasdair Paterson 722 days ago


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Hi Alasdair,

Sorry- I was thinking you meant something different. In Acrobat X, activate the Measuring Tool and with the cursor on a blank spot on the page Right Click (not on a line you've drawn but in a blank spot on the page with the X cursor for the tool active). Then you will see the Right Click Content menu with Change Scaling Ratio as the top item.

Hope this helps,

Dimitri
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Hi Alasdair,

You can change the scaling under Edit>Preferences>Units and Guides.

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