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i want to delete a part of a pdf document. how do i go about that? it's no text i want to erase, it's a whole area i want to delete (not the whole page).i use acrobat x pro. when i go to tools, pages, crop, then double click and then ok, it deletes everything but the area that i cropped. i want to do the opposite. i want to delete the area that i selected.
tillfalligt konto 1235 days ago
Try using the redaction tool.
sorry, i'm new to acrobat. where can i find the redaction tool? i'm using the trial version. do i have to get the full version to be able to use that tool? thanks
tillfalligt konto Commented 1235 days ago | Report
Tools panel > Protection pane > Mark for Redaction
It's best to do a good review of redaction (mark / apply).
At Rick Borstein's Blog: http://blogs.adobe.com/acrolaw/2010/12/ricks-acrobat-x-redaction-guide/
White Paper — Using redaction in Adobe Acrobat X http://wwwimages.adobe.com/www.adobe.com/content/dam/Adobe/en/products/acrobat/pdfs/using-redaction-tools.pdf
Tutorials at this site's Learning Center: http://acrobatusers.com/tutorials/filter/search&keywords=redaction&channel=tutorials/
Adobe TV episodes related to redaction.http://tv.adobe.com/search/?q=redaction
And, of course at Acrobat Help:http://help.adobe.com/en_US/acrobat/pro/using/WS4E397D8A-B438-4b93-BB5F-E3161811C9C0.w.html
thanks for your help! truly appreciate it. ive tried to play around a little with the redaction, but i cant quite get it to work. would it be possible to email you the file, and you could take a look at it? i would appreciate your help a lot
tillfalligt konto Commented 1234 days ago | Report
can i really delete a whole area with redaction? i want to remove a "box" in the document. with redaction it seems like i can only cover up the text?
You use the redaction tool to "mark" a region.
Then you must "apply" the redaction(s).
The PDF must be saved for the redaction to be completed.
David Austin Commented 1234 days ago | Report
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