Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread bigblop
remove the space all my PDF files is no longer associated with Adobe Reader. How do I specify a PDF viewer with a space in the filename? -- View this message in context: http://www.nabble.com/Specify-PDF-viewer-with-space-in-filename--tp18411511p18411511.html Sent from the LyX - Users mailing list

Re: Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
bigblop wrote: I use LyX 1.5.4 for winXP. I have installed adobe reader in: C:\Programmer\Adobe\Reader 8.0\Reader\AcroRd32.exe I need to specify the whole path to the above file if I want to use it as the PDF previewer. But I get an error since there is a space in the foldername Reader 8.0. If

Re: Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread bigblop
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Re: Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
Ok, I reproduced this on my machine and sorted it out. The problem is that LyX passes the path to the output file (sitting in your temporary buffer directory) as C:/whatever/whatever.pdf. Acrobat Reader is apparently too stupid to cope with the Unix style separators (/ rather than \), unlike

Re: Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
Paul A. Rubin wrote: The easy solution is to put Acrobat Reader's directory on your system path and leave the viewer setting as 'auto' in LyX. Actually, I'm not even sure you need AR on the system path, as long as it's in the registry as the default viewer for PDFs. The 'auto' setting is

Re: Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread bigblop
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Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread bigblop
remove the space all my PDF files is no longer associated with Adobe Reader. How do I specify a PDF viewer with a space in the filename? -- View this message in context: http://www.nabble.com/Specify-PDF-viewer-with-space-in-filename--tp18411511p18411511.html Sent from the LyX - Users mailing list

Re: Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
bigblop wrote: I use LyX 1.5.4 for winXP. I have installed adobe reader in: C:\Programmer\Adobe\Reader 8.0\Reader\AcroRd32.exe I need to specify the whole path to the above file if I want to use it as the PDF previewer. But I get an error since there is a space in the foldername Reader 8.0. If

Re: Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread bigblop
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Re: Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
Ok, I reproduced this on my machine and sorted it out. The problem is that LyX passes the path to the output file (sitting in your temporary buffer directory) as C:/whatever/whatever.pdf. Acrobat Reader is apparently too stupid to cope with the Unix style separators (/ rather than \), unlike

Re: Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
Paul A. Rubin wrote: The easy solution is to put Acrobat Reader's directory on your system path and leave the viewer setting as 'auto' in LyX. Actually, I'm not even sure you need AR on the system path, as long as it's in the registry as the default viewer for PDFs. The 'auto' setting is

Re: Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread bigblop
/Specify-PDF-viewer-with-space-in-filename--tp18411511p18414272.html Sent from the LyX - Users mailing list archive at Nabble.com.

Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread bigblop
I manually remove the space all my PDF files is no longer associated with Adobe Reader. How do I specify a PDF viewer with a space in the filename? -- View this message in context: http://www.nabble.com/Specify-PDF-viewer-with-space-in-filename--tp18411511p18411511.html Sent from the LyX - Users ma

Re: Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
bigblop wrote: I use LyX 1.5.4 for winXP. I have installed adobe reader in: C:\Programmer\Adobe\Reader 8.0\Reader\AcroRd32.exe I need to specify the whole path to the above file if I want to use it as the PDF previewer. But I get an error since there is a space in the foldername "Reader 8.0".

Re: Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread bigblop
Put the path on Tools -> Preferences -> Paths -> PATH prefix (spaces and > all), then just put acrord32.exe as the viewer. > > /Paul > > > -- View this message in context: http://www.nabble.com/Specify-PDF-viewer-with-space-in-filename--tp18411511p18412631.html Sent from the LyX - Users mailing list archive at Nabble.com.

Re: Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
Ok, I reproduced this on my machine and sorted it out. The problem is that LyX passes the path to the output file (sitting in your temporary buffer directory) as "C:/whatever/whatever.pdf". Acrobat Reader is apparently too stupid to cope with the Unix style separators (/ rather than \),

Re: Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
Paul A. Rubin wrote: The easy solution is to put Acrobat Reader's directory on your system path and leave the viewer setting as 'auto' in LyX. Actually, I'm not even sure you need AR on the system path, as long as it's in the registry as the default viewer for PDFs. The 'auto' setting is

Re: Specify PDF viewer with space in filename?

2008-07-11 Thread bigblop
> > -- View this message in context: http://www.nabble.com/Specify-PDF-viewer-with-space-in-filename--tp18411511p18414272.html Sent from the LyX - Users mailing list archive at Nabble.com.