Top of page
Acrobat.com and the cloud
v. 11.2.0, April 11 2014

Acrobat.com allows you to easily share files across your mobile devices, desktop, and the cloud. Your files will be accessible from both Acrobat and Creative Suite desktop products. For more detail, see the following:

Logging in

  1. If you are not currently signed in, from the Home page tap My Account > Sign In or Acrobat.com > Get Started.
  2. Log in or create a new account. You will automatically remain logged in.

Viewing files

To see all the files you've stored on Acrobat.com:

  1. Log in if you have not already.
  2. From the Home page, tap Acrobat.com. All of your Acrobat.com files appear.

Uploading an open PDF

Upload your files to Acrobat.com so that you can access them from anywhere and any device:

  1. Log in to Acrobat.com.
  2. Open any PDF.
  3. Tap the device's menu button.
  4. Tap Save to Acrobat.com.

Uploading files from PDF or Folder view

Upload your files to Acrobat.com so that you can access them from anywhere and any device:

  1. Log in to Acrobat.com.
  2. From the Home page, tap Documents
  3. Long press one or more PDFs.
  4. Tap .
  5. Tap Save to Acrobat.com.

Verifying a file is uploaded

To see what files exist on Acrobat.com, do one of the following:

Exporting PDFs

Export PDFs to another format and use optical character recognition to scan text into another language as follows:

  1. Log in to Acrobat.com.
  2. Go to the Home page.
  3. Tap Documents or Acrobat.com.
  4. Long press or open any PDF and tap it to show Action Bar.
  5. Tap .
  6. Select the target format such as .docx, .rtf, and so on.
  7. If you need to translate content, tap Recognize scanned text in and choose a language.
  8. Tap Export.

Creating PDFs

Subcribers to the Create PDF service can now create PDFs from any non-PDF file on their device.

  1. Log in to Acrobat.com.
  2. Tap a file on your device.
  3. When the Complete action using dialog appear, tap Adobe CreatePDF.
The file is automatically moved to Reader's Outbox and uploaded to Acrobat.com for conversion.

Saving file changes

Once the document exists in the cloud (on Acrobat.com), any changes you make to it in Adobe Reader on your device are automatically pushed and saved to the cloud. When you upload a document, an Outbox menu item appears as shown here.

Subscribing to new services

Tapping My Account from the Home page shows you all available services and whether you are subscribed. To add a service, simply tap Subscribe, and follow the workflow.

Signing out

  1. From the Home page, tap My Account.
  2. Tap Sign Out.
  3. Tap Sign Out again to confirm the action.