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Need to repair PDF due to "There was a problem reading this

by oliverscott / April 28, 2015 6:12 PM PDT

What does the error "There was a problem reading this document (12) mean? How can I fix this with only the current PDF available to me?

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PDF Repair
by JohnWhi / May 5, 2015 5:27 PM PDT

You can use PDF Repair Kit. A comprehensive Adobe PDF Repair Tool for fast, smooth and hassle-free recovery of data from damaged Adobe PDF documents. If you don't know how to repair corrupt PDF files damaged in a system crash, this program is exactly what you need to get the job done in seconds!
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Note for the OP.
by Kees_B Forum moderator / May 5, 2015 6:06 PM PDT
In reply to: PDF Repair

Worth a try, but be sure to try if it works before you buy. A useful program should have a demo option, showing the result but not saving it.


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Re: odf
by Kees_B Forum moderator / April 28, 2015 6:29 PM PDT

You chose a somewhat wrong forum, I think, and you forgot to mention information that could be useful such a what program gives this error. It's all up to the maker of the program to decide about errior messages. So better ask them what error 12 means than us (assuming 12 is the error number).

By far the best solution is to see if you have an uncorrupted version on some backup, download it again or ask the author to send you a good version.


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