why it is trying to connect while opening pdf file. Once I had these services enabled and started, my Acrobat Reader was able to quickly launch and display PDFs. So, it is not just the Sophos or whatever the previous common denominator seemed to be. 5. When tried to uninstall keeps telling me I can't because it's open in another file but I've shut everything else down. http://winhq.net/dde-server/dde-server-errors-with-adobe.html
I'm going to ignore all call for any "updates" on my Acrobat Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 30. Perhaps this is the reason the problem is occuring? Just google their names.I got the same error using Acrobat Pro 9. or when I try to open, it goes to the "buy Adobe screen" and will not allow me to open, unless I open in another tab!
Privacy statement © 2016 Microsoft. Obviously some sort of permissions issue is involved.. Strange? Re: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Server Simfunk Oct 9, 2012 1:53 AM (in response to GDT-IT-Dept) I can't say for sure this will solve your problemsBut we solved the
As the user to do the following: Locate a PDF on the system via Search (any PDF will do) Hold down the Shift key and right-click the For lack of a better place to showcase the solution I found, I'm writing this article: Realizing that Acrobat was failing (or timing-out) due to a DDE request, (DDE is Dynamic Re: extracting Legend Correct Answers - 10 points © 2016 Adobe Systems Incorporated. Adobe Reader Fatal Error Dde Server Since then I have had no problems viewing PDFs.
Don't give up so soon. Acrobat Failed To Connect To Dde Server Windows 10 Re: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Server CMeisinger May 10, 2011 8:26 AM (in response to dave_m_k) Thanks David,I did check the file associations and did a repair and uninstall/re-install What the...! https://answers.acrobatusers.com/Acrobat-failed-to-connect-to-a-DDE-server-q211263.aspx Re: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Server kendrickj35800888 Feb 26, 2015 11:37 AM (in response to dave_m_k) Good afternoon,I hope all is well.
http://help.adobe.com/en_US/re.....-8000.html Have a look here disable protected mode. anchor This "security update" pops up scaring you into installing the update to 9.5, only to find out that a) Adobe Pro doesn't work anymore b) reinstalling this 9.5 update again can't Acrobat Failed To Connect To A Dde Server Windows 7 If that doesn't work then uninstall and reinstall the program and see if McAfee then pops up with a message asking you for permission to let it access the internet. 7. Acrobat Dc Failed To Connect To A Dde Server That should fix the issue.
Re: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Server KsubZero100 Jan 25, 2012 2:04 PM (in response to TheShea) I'm pretty peeved. Re: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Server JeffyVinters Jan 10, 2012 1:06 PM (in response to CMeisinger) Take the updates. Re: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Server artank Nov 19, 2013 5:43 PM (in response to GDT-IT-Dept) In Adobe Reader XI (probably also in X), the option Enable Protected Mode Source Sometimes, for whatever reason, a program will fail and stay in memory and produce weird results when you try to run it again.
I'd just linke to turn back the hands of time. Hkey_classes_root\acrobat\shell\open\ddeexec\application Can't make any changes via Adobe Reader, either, because it won't open -- even when I try to launch directly from the target EXE file.This is making a LOT of PDFs Re: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Server CMeisinger Sep 15, 2011 11:29 AM (in response to peterbbbbb) Was it just the usual upgrades that happen from time to time?
Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 8. Accept This Answer · Accepted Answer · Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top misdeed Posts: 9 This post has been reported. Re: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Server GDT-IT-Dept Jan 27, 2012 2:12 PM (in response to CMeisinger) We have been getting the "Fatal Error: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Acrobat Failed To Send A Dde Command Windows 7 What exact message are you getting when trying to open files?
I ran "repair Acrobat" and the problem has stopped (at least for now). 0 Pimiento OP william.041 Sep 12, 2013 at 11:09 UTC 1st Post Killing the process However, when I get to that window, there in no check box for this.Any other thoughts? Re: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Server Florian Wolf Sep 15, 2011 6:56 AM (in response to CMeisinger) Disabling the NAC wasn't the solution for my DDE server error.The adobe have a peek here Incoming Links Re: Unable to open Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Re: I have updated to Windows 10, and get DDE erver Error Message when trying to open a pfd file with
So, it is not just the Sophos or whatever the previous common denominator seemed to be. 6. I can't figure out why Acrobat needs to connect to a DDE server.Good luck Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 22. Sometimes they took about 15 minutes to appear after launching them. Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 9.
Re: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Server enaygee Dec 17, 2011 1:07 PM (in response to waltermouse) If you just want to read PDFs, try installing a PDF reader like That is a topic for another article. I will report if the error recurrs after the updates - seemes to have worked for Peter. Re: Acrobat failed to connect to DDE Server dave_m_k May 10, 2011 2:34 PM (in response to CMeisinger) Hi Chris,Thanks for letting us know that it's working properly now!