AutoPlay Media Studio 5.0 Knowledge Base

Opening an Adobe Acrobat PDF Document

Document ID: IR10040
The information in this article applies to:
  • AutoPlay Media Studio 5.0 Standard Edition
  • AutoPlay Media Studio 5.0 Professional Edition


This article describes how to open a PDF document from your application.


To open a PDF in Adobe Acrobat using AutoPlay Media Studio 5.0, use a File.Open action to call the PDF file:

File.Open("example.pdf", "", SW_SHOWNORMAL);

Please note that AutoPlay Media Studio 5.0 does not have a PDF object. To open a PDF document on a user's computer, the user must have a program capable of opening the document (i.e. Adobe Acrobat Reader).


For more information please see the following topics in the AutoPlay Media Studio 5.0 help file:

  • Program Reference | Actions | File | File.Open

KEYWORDS: AutoPlay Media Studio 5.0, File, Open, View, Adobe, Acrobat, PDF

Last reviewed: September 26, 2003
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