Compatible web browsers and PDFMaker applications

Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader products support various third-party applications. PDF-capable web browsers support viewing PDF files within the context of the web browser. PDFMaker-compatible applications support the creation of PDF files by letting you click a button in the application's toolbar.

This document lists Acrobat PDF-capable web browsers and PDFMaker-compatible applications for all localized versions of the following Acrobat products:

  • Acrobat DC, Acrobat 2017, and Acrobat 2020

In the table below, a check mark (√) indicates that the application is supported, and a cross mark (X) indicates that the application is not supported.

Acrobat PDF-capable web browsers

See the Release Notes in the Enterprise Toolkit for Acrobat Products for a list of web browsers that can display Adobe PDF files using Acrobat products.

PDFMaker-compatible applications

Adobe supports PDFMaker in the applications listed below.

Note:

Versions marked with parentheses and a version number require the installation of the correct Acrobat update to work with PDFMaker.

MS Office (Word/Excel/PPT) on Windows

Third-party version / Acrobat version

(ship date)

Acrobat DC

(April 2015)

Acrobat 2017

(June 2017)

Acrobat 2020

(June 2020)

Office 2010 or earlier

X

X

X

Office 2013 (Office 15) 32 bit and 64 bit




Office 2016 (Office 16) 32 bit and 64 bit


(October 2015)



Office 2019 (Office 16) 32 bit and 64 bit


(December 2018)



MS Office (Word/Excel/PPT) on macOS

Third-party version / Acrobat version

(ship date)

Acrobat DC
(April 2015)

Acrobat 2017

(June 2017)

Acrobat 2020

(June 2020)

Office 2011 or earlier

x

x

x


Office 2016


(PDFMaker for Word)


(PDFMaker for Word)


(PDFMaker for Word)


Office 2019


(PDFMaker for PowerPoint, Word, and Excel)


(PDFMaker for PowerPoint and Word)


(PDFMaker for PowerPoint and Word)


Office 365


(PDFMaker for PowerPoint, Word, and Excel)


(PDFMaker for PowerPoint and Word)


(PDFMaker for PowerPoint and Word)

PDFMaker for Word 2016 (32-bit, version 15.22 or later)

PDFMaker for PowerPoint, Word, and Excel Office 2019 and Office 365 (64-bit, version 16.35 or later).

Word_Import Comments

Third-party version / Acrobat version (ship date)

Acrobat DC

(April 2015)

Acrobat 2017

(June 2017)

Acrobat 2020

(June 2020)

Office 2010 or earlier

X

X

X

Office 2013 (Office 15) 32 bit and 64 bit




Office 2016 (Office 16) 32 bit and 64 bit




Office 2019 (Office 16) 32 bit and 64 bit




MS Outlook

Third-party version / Acrobat version (ship date)

Acrobat DC

(April 2015)

Acrobat 2017

(June 2017)

Acrobat 2020

(June 2020)

Outlook 2010 or earlier

X

X

X

Office 2013 (Office 15) 32 bit and 64 bit




Office 2016 (Office 16) 32 bit and 64 bit


(October 2015)



Office 2019 (Office 16) 32 bit and 64 bit


(December 2018)



Mail Merge

Third-party version / Acrobat version (ship date)

Acrobat DC

(April 2015)

Acrobat 2017

(June 2017)

Acrobat 2020

(June 2020)

Office 2010 or earlier

X

X

X

Office 2013 (Office 15) 32 bit and 64 bit




Office 2016 (Office 16) 32 bit and 64 bit




Office 2019 (Office 16) 32 bit and 64 bit




Attach As PDF, Attach As Secured PDF

Third-party version / Acrobat version (ship date)

Acrobat DC

(April 2015)

Acrobat 2017

(June 2017)

Acrobat 2020

(June 2020)

Outlook 2010 or earlier

X

X

X

Office 2013 (Office 15) 32 bit and 64 bit




Office 2016 (Office 16) 32 bit and 64 bit


(October 2015)



Office 2019 (Office 16) 32 bit and 64 bit


(December 2018)



MS Visio (Acrobat Pro)

Third-party version / Acrobat version (ship date)

Acrobat DC

(April 2015)

Acrobat 2017

(June 2017)

Acrobat 2020

(June 2020)

Outlook 2010 or earlier

X

X

X

Office 2013 (Office 15) 32 bit




Office 2016 (Office 16) 32 bit


(May 2016)



Office 2019 (Office 16) 32 bit


(December 2018)



MS Project (Acrobat Pro)

Third-party version / Acrobat version (ship date)

Acrobat DC

(April 2015)

Acrobat 2017

(June 2017)

Acrobat 2020

(June 2020)

Outlook 2010 or earlier

X

X

X

Office 2013 (Office 15) 32 bit




Office 2016 (Office 16) 32 bit


(October 2015)



Office 2019 (Office 16) 32 bit


(December 2018)



MS Access and MS Publisher

Not Supported

Browsers

Internet explorer

Third-party version / Acrobat version (ship date)

Acrobat DC

(April 2015)

Acrobat 2017

(June 2017)

Acrobat 2020

(June 2020)

10 or earlier

X

X

X

11




Google Chrome

Third-party version / Acrobat version (ship date)

Acrobat DC

(April 2015)

Acrobat 2017

(June 2017)

Acrobat 2020

(June 2020)

Google Chrome




Mozilla Firefox

Third-party version / Acrobat version (ship date)

Acrobat DC

(April 2015)

Acrobat 2017

(June 2017)

Acrobat 2020

(June 2020)

10 or earlier

X

X

X

ESR




AutoCAD

Third-party version / Acrobat version (ship date)

Acrobat DC

(April 2015)

Acrobat 2017

(June 2017)

Acrobat 2020

(June 2020)

2018 64 bit


X

X

2019 64 bit


X


AutoCAD Import Comments

Third-party version / Acrobat version (ship date)

Acrobat DC

(April 2015)

Acrobat 2017

(June 2017)

Acrobat 2020

(June 2020)

2018 64 bit


X

X

2019 64 bit


X

X

Lotus Notes

Third-party version / Acrobat version (ship date)

Acrobat DC

(April 2015)

Acrobat 2017

(June 2017)

Acrobat 2020

(June 2020)

8.5.x or earlier

X

X

X

9.0




PDFMaker-compatible applications for older versions of Acrobat and Reader

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