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Rename PDF and email with Adobe reader 9 script

Rename PDF and email with Adobe reader 9 script

Rename PDF and email with Adobe reader 9 script

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I want to be able to rename a PDF document in specific format, then provide user option to email PDF as attachment

Problem is it does't work in Adobe Reader 9 , even with Enable menu items Javascript execution privileges

It does work however with Adobe Acrobat Professional 8.

 
The Debugger throws this error when executing in Adobe Reader 9


RaiseError: This operation is not permitted.
Doc.saveAs:16:Menu Send Document to FCL Client:Exec
===> This operation is not permitted.
 

I understand that Adobe Reader cannot save any modifications to the the document content, however I not modifying content here, just renaming the document.

in adobe reader there is an option for Save A Copy, is there a javascript equivalent to this command.

 

or any other options to achieve this?

 

thanks

 

app.addMenuItem({
        cExec: "SendDoc();",
              cParent: "Edit",
             cName: "Send Document"
     });


function SendDoc() {

var dialogTitle = "Enter number";
var defaultAnswer = "";
var reply = app.response("Please enter 6digit number",
dialogTitle, defaultAnswer);

var myPath = "~~" + reply + "~~" + "Report_" + reply + ".pdf";
this.saveAs(myPath);

this.mailDoc(true, "edocuments@test.com", "cc test@test.com", "", myPath );

 

return;


Also tried posting the question here: http://forums.adobe.com/thread/868891?tstart=0 but have had no real help

Thanks

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