Well, I Finally Did It

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    Well, I finally did it. I don't know what came into me - I have been resisting this for YEARS. Five minutes ago, I actually installed an Adobe Acrobat Reader update. I'm not kidding. I actually did.

    Of course, I anticipate the next time I look at my desktop, there is going to be that same, annoying, always-present, red and white notification that yet another Adobe update is "ready to be installed."

    But I don't care. I did it. I don't plan to do it again - ever. But, this one time, I did it.
     
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    Here's some alternatives,

    6 Free PDF Readers to Replace Adobe Reader || Free Software

    I'm using Sumatrapdf.
     
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    You still use Acrobat?
     
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    You caved??


    ........you're weak!!!
    :lol:
     
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    Adobe is evil.
    Ugh....anyone in the print/design industry has grown to hate Adobe as they have taken over graphic design software completely in the past 5 years with InDesign.
    Just like Microsoft they release unneeded trumped up "updates" that cost $100's per copy.
    And, like Microsoft, make sure you can't open a newer version.
    I hate, hate, hate Adobe.
     
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    Next up, we need to get you off of dial up and AOL!
    Congrats!:clap2:
     
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    You be sooooo brave George!
    The updates are painless and quick btw.
     
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    Am truly laughing out loud at that one - well played! :clap2:

    I'll have you know, sir, that I have a very fast, DSL connection to my home. So I don't have any trouble at all accessing my AOL email.

    And you thought I was living in the Dark Ages. Hah!
     
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    Well you do have an AOL email.. so can you blame him for thinking you live in the Dark Ages? :)
     

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