If you want the browser to open PDF files in a separate Acrobat window, then configure the browser to use Acrobat or Adobe Reader as a helper application. Then, when you select a PDF file in Internet Explorer or AOL, the browser opens the PDF file in an Acrobat window instead of the browser window. If I bring up the 32 bit IE9, and look in the add-ons I see a Adobe Acrobat SharePoint Open Doc Component as well as the PDF Link Helper. Learn how Enhanced Protected Mode in IE affects Adobe Acrobat and Because of certain restrictions EPM enforces, displaying a PDF in IE.
Enable/Disable the Adobe PDF Link Helper using the add-on management console in your browser: in Internet Explorer's Tools menu, choose Manage Add-ons/Toolbars and Extensions, then choose Adobe PDF Link Helper and click on the Enable or Disable button at the bottom right of the window. If you are using the x32 version of IE go Tools>Manage Addons find the Adobe PDF Link Helper in the list of installed Addons and enable it. I am trying to disable the Adobe PDF Reader add-on within IE11 (Version: web, it will open in Adobe Acrobat Pro DC rather than Internet Explorer. the latest version which does not use the Adobe PDF link helper BHO is.
When using Internet Explorer to open a PDF document you receieve the Adobe Acrobat does not support Internet Explorer's Enhanced. Internet Explorer version 9. Need Adobe PDF toolbar. Enabling Adobe PDF plugin. Internet Explorer; Safari; Chrome; Firefox; Opera; Troubleshooting. Back. How to enable the PDF plugin in IE. 1. Choose Tools from . on how to disable and remove 'PDF Link Helper' addon from Internet Explorer. Link Helper Publisher: Adobe Systems, Incorporated Type: Browser Helper.