>> For some strange reason, in Acrobat you can't even _delete_ text >> unless you have the font installed on your system. Try these two options: >> >> 1] Right-click on the type and go to Properties. >> Change the font to one in your system (lower down on the list). >> Use the Touchup Text tool to delete the text.> > > There is a very simple workaround for the problem of DELETING > text in font that doesn't allow editing privileges. > > It turns out that there is ONE operation that IS allowed for > such text. You are still allowed to change the font to any > font that you have installed on your system that does allow > editable embedding. Change the font from, let's say "Glurbish > Modern" (a font that obviously doesn't allow editing) to > let's say "Inebriated Oblique" (a font that probably doesn't > care if it is embedded or whatever). Once the font change is > made from Glurbish Modern to Inebriated Oblique, you can delete > the characters that are now in Inebriated Oblique without any > problem. > Dov, isn't this basically what I said, or am I missing something (which is entirely possible)?
Dave Creamer I.D.E.A.S.