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Is there anything that you can do to fix a pdf that was created with the wrong orientation?

May 1, 2013 9:45 AM

Someone sent me 40-page pdf created from a document with landscape orientation that was output with portrait orientation. The pages are clipped off on the right and left. There is no way that I can see that you can change the orientation in Acrobat Pro and if it is converted into a Word document you can see most of the text, but there is still some missing, especially where there are tables. I don't have access to the original document. I was just curious if there was a way around this?

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    May 1, 2013 9:53 AM   in reply to Whitcomb01

    You can rotate pages, but if they were clipped the contents are almost certainly permanently gone.

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    May 4, 2013 7:47 PM   in reply to Whitcomb01

    You may want to contact the creator. They may not be aware that they have a problem. If they have creation problems with Acrobat, then suggest they come to the forum and ask questions.

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