DOOOH! I think I clicked something accidentally within the last week and don't know how to change it back.
When I use the "Save as PDF" function, the resulting files won't allow me to print. The top of the window displays the following: "filename.pdf (SECURED)". I don't see anything in the PDF Setup window regarding this.
The Help file wasn't helpful this time around. Anyone know where this setting is?
FM2017 on Windows 7.
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It's the joboptions you've set for PDF creation that control that - if you have the full version of Acrobat you can edit the joboptions file directly; if you only have the "headless" version that ships with FM, I think you need to go into the Print to PDF settings to mess about.
Save as PDF worked fine a week ago, though. . .
Look in the Properties of the Adobe PDF "printer" installed on your workstation - on the Adobe PDF Settings tab there's an Adobe PDF Security dropdown field. Change it back to "None".
Figured it out just now--
Last week I printed a PDF from Illustrator.
From the PDF printer properties I had set the PDF Security Setting to "Reconfirm Security for each job".
Then I clicked the Edit button next to it.
On the Adobe PDF - Security window that pops up, the "Restrict editing and printing. . ." option was still checked. I unchecked it and FM's "Save as PDF" works now.
Didn't know before that "Save as PDF" was a printer function. Thanks for your reply.