Acrobat files?

Roger.E.Eller at Roger.E.Eller at
Thu Jul 22 11:53:06 CDT 2004

> Hey folks,
> One of the big missing items in Rev (of the very few) for me is the
> ability to display and work with Acrobat PDF files. Has anyone done
> anything with PDFs? Either by remotely controlling Acrobat viewer, or
> via an external of some kind... or even considered the possibility?
> Just looking to open some discussion in order to gauge interest, or to
> see if any techniques have been developed.
> --
> Troy
> RPSystems, Ltd.


On Macintosh systems only (where QuickTime is present), you can display 
Acrobat PDF files by simply creating a player object in your stack and 
giving it a path to the PDF file. This does not work on Windows even if 
you have the latest version of QuickTime installed.

~Roger Eller <roger.e.eller at>

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