Fix the 'Blank error' issue with Adobe® Reader
What are the reasons behind the occurrence of Blank error' in Adobe Reader? Discuss the methods for fixing the error.
Adobe Reader is commercial software which is a freeware. It can be conveniently downloaded from the Adobe website. It is used for viewing and printing the files in PDF. Adobe Reader will provide industry leading security, enhanced commenting tools etc to the users. Sometimes Adobe Reader can show the blank error when you try to open PDF files in it. The blank error can be caused due to various reasons. Some applications that run currently with Adobe Reader in the user’s computer may cause the blank error. Sometimes the blank error can be due to multiple versions of Adobe Reader in a single computer. If Adobe Reader is installed in the user system as a helper application then also it can show blank error.
Discussed below are ways to resolve the issue of Adobe Reader blank error:
- Removing all versions
- Installing latest version
- Resubmit source file and refreshing web browser
Removing all versions
Adobe Reader does not support more than one versions in a single computer. Multiple versions of Adobe Reader in a system may cause the blank error while trying to open the PDF in it because of the software conflicts. So, uninstall all versions of Adobe Reader in your system and then reinstall any one version of Adobe Reader.
Installing latest version
Adobe Reader that is installed in your system must be the latest one; otherwise when you try to open PDF it may show blank error. Also make sure that the system requirements are met before installing or updating the Adobe reader. The user can get the latest updates and versions of Adobe Reader for installing from the Adobe website.
One of the ways to resolve the problem of Adobe Reader blank error is by refreshing the web browser if the user is viewing the PDF file in a web browser. For refreshing the web browser, in the dialog box saying ‘create Adobe PDF online conversation history’ click on the download link and then click on the 'Refresh' button of your web browser. Another way is to resubmit the source file. To the ‘Create Adobe PDF Online Service’ resubmit the source file. Now select the Acrobat compatibility that can match with the Adobe Reader version the user uses.
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