The Coding Cat got some document that he could not read on his Android phone or iPad showing only error because of read only mode that. If you're unfamiliar with DuckDuckGo, we are an Internet privacy company that empowers you to seamlessly take control of your p Continue Reading. Well, this is a pdf stored on Google Drive. If you pop it out (the square with an arrow in the top corner) you can click details and it says.

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Read steps to tell if a Google doc is protected and learn how to unlock a protected Google Doc. I want to ask if there is an option when sharing files as view only that the persons that you have shared the file with can only download the. When I open a pdf file from my Google Drive, I cannot add any comments it says the file is read-only. The file is writable, and I can add comments fr.

Many free apps only read pdfs while others may allow user bookmarks and user comments, these comments might not transfer back to your PC. Then there are very few that will allow form filing but not calculations.

Of those apps that perform calculations, none have fully implimented the full calculation features of Acrobat. We need to know the app and version you are uisng to view the PDF's. So you or we could review the app store listing and the developer's site to see if commenting is allowed by their app.

To Anderson and Kaiser, obviously we're talking about Acrobat Reader. Stop being such nerds. Since it works in Dropbox, the problem is clearly one of compatibility between Reader and Drive.

It's perfectly reasonable, then, for one to ask. Now, could an actual Adobe employee answer it? This is User 2 User forum and the Adobe staff seldom answers questions.

Many users post here and have not added any free PDF reader but use the default viewer provide by the OS or the web browser.

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Both do not work as well a Adobe Reader and there many other free viewers out there that may have better performance in some cases but have issues with any PDF that have the interactive features. All rights reserved. Voted Best Answer Edit Answer for another -1 minute.

Even text in images will transfer over to this document, thanks to Drive's built in OCR capability. First open the document preview, as shown above.

Google Drive will automatically convert the PDF to a document you can edit. Google Drive will now smack your PDF with an ugly stick, removing all images and generally ruining the layout. Still, this is a very quick way to extract the text from a PDF.

And the built-in OCR support means you can use this method to convert a series of scanned images into text in just a couple of clicks. Kami works well for filling out forms and adding annotations while Lumin PDF is a solid editor. Try them out and see if they work for you.

Want to learn more about Google Drive? Check out our Google Drive overview for more tips like this, and a variety of ways you can integrate Google Drive with other apps.Member levels indicate a user's level of participation in a forum.

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Anyways I would be glad if you could help me out for downloading the doc.

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