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Updated Dec 09, 2020.

15.017.20053 Optional update, August 02, 2016

This release is a hotfix patch for Acrobat DC and Acrobat Reader DC that addresses some important bug fixes.

Track details

This hotfix patch is applicable for Acrobat and Reader DC Continuous track.

Available installers

Windows installers
Product Type Installer Size Language Install over...
Acrobat Patch AcrobatDCUpd1501720053.msp 190.5 MB All DC base
Reader Patch AcroRdrDCUpd1501720053.msp 67.8 MB All DC base
Reader Patch AcroRdrDCUpd1501720053_MUI.msp 37.2 MB All DC base MUI
Macintosh installers
Product Type Installer Size Language Install over...
Acrobat Patch AcrobatDCUpd1501720053.dmg 323.6 MB All DC base
Reader Patch AcroRdrDCUpd1501720053_MUI.dmg 92.6 MB All DC base

Bug fixes


  • 4174411: [Mac OS] Intermittent: Unable to perform ‘Add Image’ operation using the button available in Edit app’s top toolbar.


  • 4172996: Make properties default is not working for the text properties of a Text Box.
  • 4173747: User cannot change text properties outside the Comment App.


  • 4169676: [Intermittent] Error Message - “AcroTray.exe stopped working” error while printing to Adobe PDF.


  • 4172453: Some fonts with composite characters (umlauts) not getting displayed properly and giving an error.


  • 4174873: Creating a modal dialog using app.execDialog() function works on only one file if multiple instances of such files are open.


  • 4174914: [Mac OS] Handling the compile error for 64 bit Word.


  • 4176808: Random crashes in Reader DC observed when Acrobat DC is the PDF owner.


  • 4175015: [Mac OS]: Acrobat Crashes while adding PDF files in combine window through drag and drop.

Known issues

For a list of current issues, see http://helpx.adobe.com/acrobat/kb/known-issues-acrobat-dc-reader.html.

Technical details

Go to the Release Notes Home for information about the following:

  • How to update
  • Update order
  • Definition of release types
  • System requirements
  • Language Support
  • Compatibility
  • Product end-of-life schedule