These two versions are not compatible with each other. If you have Acrobat
Dc and Reader DC you can do it, but with these versions there's too much of
a disparity so it's anyone's guess which one will get associated with the
Will I run into issues if I uninstall Reader? IOW, will Pro 8 still work without a re-install?
I had installed Reader because a certain website (*) persisted in trying to open PDF statements using PDF Architect even though I hadn't had that on my machine for a year or more. I had to install Reader to get rid of that. Maybe now, if I uninstall Reader, it will then start using Pro - I hope.
(*) it also insisted on the use of IE to make payments, they won't allow payments to be made with Firefox
Hard to say. Acrobat 8 is very old and I don't think it's compatible with
your OS. You can always try...
I crossed my fingers and uninstalled Reader. Yeah! Pro still works, and that particular website now opens the statements with Pro! Thanks a bunch.