Updating acrobat reader
Recently Adobe has released their latest version of their free PDF utility (formerly Adobe Reader) calling it Adobe Acrobat Reader 2015 DC.DC stands for Document Cloud, which points to the fact that with this version Adobe let’s the users connect to their cloud to store documents and leverage all of the features available in their cloud.Let’s say for instance that you want to you to give the end user an option to choose between e.g. You can now go ahead and deploy the Adobe Acrobat Reader 2015 DC application to a collection of your choosing for it to be available or required in your environment. Click Browse and select the Adobe Reader Uninstaller application. Nickolaj has been in the IT industry for the past 10 years specializing in Enterprise Mobility and Security, Windows devices and deployments including automation.English or Swedish when installing the application from e.g. Remember to distribute the application at this stage to your Distribution Points. Go to the Deployment Type tab for the newly created application, right-click and select Properties. Go to the Programs tab and add the product code into the Product code field. Below is a picture after a successful installation on one of my clients: If you’ve gone ahead and created the Adobe Reader Uninstaller application as described earlier in this post, you can leverage it and let the Adobe Acrobat Reader 2015 DC application supersede it. Currently working for True Sec as a Principal Consultant.Since this new version comes highly integrated with Cloud services provided by Adobe, in an enterprise the IT department may want to control how the end users access and store the documents they’re working with, so in this post I’ll show you how to create a installation package that has been customized for that purpose and how you can deploy it with Config Mgr 2012.Since this is the first version of Adobe’s new Acrobat Reader 2015 DC, it’s quite straight forward when it comes to extracting the files from the Acro Rdr20151500630033_file.
Start Acrobat Customization Wizard DC, click File – Open Package and browse to C:\Adobe Package to select the Acro On the Personalization Options page, select to suppress displaying the EULA. Moving on to the Installation Options page, select to make Reader the default PDF viewer.What services are visible in the user interface varies by the purchased track and license type.Use the Customization Wizard or registry/plist configuration to remove unwanted items from the user interface.Despite the user of the year identifier, major versions have a lifespan which is likely much longer than a year.Over the past years I’ve been blogging about how to deploy Adobe Reader with Config Mgr 2012, leveraging the way of creating a slipstreamed installation packages for each new version that gets released by Adobe.