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    Posted: 20 Jan 2017 at 8:23am
Acrobat Professional can be automated using the JSObject. I played a little bit around and some things also are working.
$TestPDF = "C:\Powershell\PDF\FirstTest.pdf"
$PDF = New-Object -ComObject AcroExch.App
$AVDoc = New-Object -ComObject AcroExch.AVDoc
$PDFDoc = New-Object -ComObject AcroExch.PDDoc
if ( $PDFDoc.Open($TestPDF) ) {
  $jso = $PDFDoc.GetJSObject
  
  $page = $PDFDoc.AcquirePage(0)
  $page.GetSize
  $jso.console.Show
  $jso.console.Clear
  $jso.console.println("Hello, Acrobat!")
  $PDF.Show # Does not work .... ---
}


I have however installed Acrobat Reader further to Acrobat Professional. Maybe that Powershell uses the dll from Reader instead of Professional ?
Loading explicitely the dll does not work, when I try:

Add-Type -Path 'C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Acrobat 9.0\Acrobat\Acrobat.dll'


I get the error message:
Add-Type : Could not load file or assembly 'file:///C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Acrobat 9.0\Acrobat\Acrobat.dll' or one of its dependencies.
 The module was expected to contain an assembly manifest.

Any Idea ?

Thank you very much
Eryk
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Post Options Post Options   Quote gkaiseril Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 29 Jan 2017 at 7:40pm
Have you looked at the Acrobat SDK material. It is freely downloadable through the Adobe Acrobat Developer Center. The documentation has examples using various programming languages but not command line or Power Script code.
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