How to highlight text, not area ?

New Here ,
Jun 07, 2018 Jun 07, 2018

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Has something change in PDF documents or in Adobe Pro, obviously Adope Acrobat Pro  does not recognize letters...just areas when trying to highlight or underline text in documents ?  

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Adobe Community Professional , Jun 07, 2018 Jun 07, 2018

That means your file doesn't contain actual text, just an image with text in it. You'll need to run Text Recognition on it first to be able to highlight individual words.

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Jun 07, 2018 Jun 07, 2018

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That means your file doesn't contain actual text, just an image with text in it. You'll need to run Text Recognition on it first to be able to highlight individual words.

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Jul 12, 2022 Jul 12, 2022

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Hi there, 

I have tried test recognition and it's still not working, I just get these random shapes??

 

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