CCH ProSystem fx Engagement 2017 supports Adobe® Acrobat® Standard, Professional, and Reader®, versions 11, DC, and 2017. However, editing and Engagement functionality is only available with Adobe® Acrobat® Standard or Professional. The “Protected Mode” must be turned off in Adobe® Acrobat® Standard or Professional to use Engagement functionality, such as: tickmark definitions, workpaper notes, and workpaper references, By default, “Protected Mode” is on. Engagement will detect this setting and prompt you to disable it.
If you select Yes, Protected Mode is turned off and the workpaper is opened with Engagement functionality in place.
- If you select No, the workpaper opens in Protected Mode, and Engagement functionality is disabled.
To manually set Adobe® Acrobat® Standard or Professional, versions 11, DC, and 2017, to always open with Protected Mode turned off, do the following:
- Open Adobe® Acrobat®.
- Select Edit > Preferences > General. (In Adobe® Acrobat® DC or 2017, select Edit > Preferences > Security (Enhanced)).
- Uncheck the Enable Protected Mode at startup option.
- Click OK.
- Restart Adobe® Acrobat®.