How to force Acrobat and Reader to default to the Windows File/Save Dialog?

Explorer ,
Nov 20, 2018 Nov 20, 2018

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I'm very frustrated. In my PCs I have either Acrobat DC or Reader DC.  (I have three main PCs.)

When I go to File > Save As, an Adobe dialog box comes up with some recent locations to save. I then have to select "Choose a Different Folder" which opens the default Windows file/save dialog box. 

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Is there an option to force the Windows dialog box to open by default? Not sure why Adobe has a custom one, all my other Windows apps use the default, which is much easier.

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Adobe Employee , Nov 28, 2018 Nov 28, 2018

Hi PerfectReign,

Sorry for the delay in response

You may try the following steps and let us know if that works for you.

Launch Reader>Edit>Preferences > Categories> General

Uncheck: "Show online Storage When opening files" & "Show online Storage When saving files"

-Tariq Dar

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Adobe Employee ,
Nov 28, 2018 Nov 28, 2018

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Hi PerfectReign,

Sorry for the delay in response

You may try the following steps and let us know if that works for you.

Launch Reader>Edit>Preferences > Categories> General

Uncheck: "Show online Storage When opening files" & "Show online Storage When saving files"

-Tariq Dar

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New Here ,
Sep 04, 2020 Sep 04, 2020

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Has Adobe added a feature for save to default to the last file location?  Similar to other users sometimes I have to save multiple documents to the same file and it is a slow and cumbersome process to repeatedly have to select the file location instead of simply defaulting to the last file location used.

Please help!

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Bu sorun çözüme kavuştu mu. gereksiz ve zahmetli bi iş bu. adobe XL de kayıt için ayrıça seçim yapmaya gerek yoktu.

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