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Can you actually do a wholesale editing of text in a PDF in Adobe Acrobat? Well, sort of, in a way you can. It's not really the best idea at all. Not just because it's little clunky, but also because what's happening is that you are updating a PDF, but not updating the file that created that PDF. For example, this page that you're looking at is a single page from a catalog that was created in Adobe InDesign. So if we updated say, for example, the prices here in this PDF, we are not updating the prices in the original InDesign file.

So nextquarter or next season, when we need to do a new version of this catalog, we are not going to know all the updates in that InDesign file. We'll have to look at all the PDFs, and all the changes that we might have made. So it's really not a good idea to change the PDF. However, on the other hand, I am well aware that often you don't have the original program or file that created the PDF, and you need to make a change, or it'...

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Editing text provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Anne-Marie Concepción as part of the Acrobat X Essential Training

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