in Adobe 5.0
uncheck 1st option "display pdf in browser"
this will cause Adobe to always launch a new window (which always seems to

in earlier versions, text is different, but similar.
Problem is Adobe default it "on" but doesn't bother to check if IE at proper
setup to support it.

Also have found problems loading new version of Adobe Reader "over" an old
Un-install old first.
Some problems reported if opening/closing windows of pdf repeatedly for a
long time (
like my testing a new afp report) after 30 or 40 opens Windows Blue Screen.
Definitely replace reader if older than version 4. I like 5.0 even better.

We have 90-100 companies, with both Netscape & IE, at various levels getting
reports daily from our system.

jim franz

----- Original Message -----
From: "Joe Pluta" <>
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Sent: Friday, November 30, 2001 1:26 AM
Subject: RE: GUMBO questions

> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Jim Franz
> >
> > note: have users fix Adobe options so that always opens in a new window.
> Where do you do this, Jim?  I'm always having problems with IE and Adobe.
> Joe
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