I am trying to print a large pdf file that I downloaded from a website. Many of the pages are printing junk characters in the text. What is happening and how can I fix this problem?
We apologize for the inconvenience caused, as per the description above, when printing a PDF, you are getting junk characters in the PDF, Is that correct?
You get junk characters or gibberish fonts if the fonts are not embedded or they are not available in your system,
Try the following steps:
Check if this brings any difference.
You can also refer and try the suggestions from the following Adobe discussions Printing Gibberish
Make sure that you have the latest updates installed for Acrobat from help>check for updates, reboot the machine after installing the updates.
If the issue persists, please share the following details:
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