Editing a flattened PDF prevents markups from being unflattened

Applies to:

  • Revu for Mac 2

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Problem

Markups can’t be unflattened after editing page content.

Solution

When Flattening Markups in Revu for Mac, be aware that the following commands, if executed on a page containing flattened markups, will prevent all markups on the page from being unflattened:

If you intend to use these commands on a PDF with flattened markups, but want to unflatten the file later, unflatten all markups first before using one of these commands.

Once a form field is flattened, it cannot be unflattened under any circumstances.

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