Office & productivity software forum: creating email buttons in acrobat pro 9 extended

by: jeffk June 7, 2012 11:57 PM PDT

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creating email buttons in acrobat pro 9 extended

by jeffk - 6/7/12 11:57 PM

Adobe Acrobat 9 pro extended
Adobe Reader x

I've created an email button on a form & set it to

Mouse Enter/Execute a menu item/File>Attach to Email...

If I'm previewing the form in Acrobat then it seems to open the blank email (with the form attached) on Mouse Over, without me needing to click the button (which is how I want it to behave), but if I open the form in Reader X the cursor changes to the pointing finger on mouse over & clicking on the button depresses it, though nothing seems to happen i.e. no blank email opens.

If I open it in Foxit Reader it behaves the same as Adobe Reader

* Why is it behaving differently in the two programs?

* Why does it respond to Mouse Over when it's set to Mouse Enter?

* What else do I need to do to get it working in Reader?

Thanks in advance

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