Learn how to use the Compare Documents feature to see the differences between two versions of a PDF file.
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Locate the Compare Documents tool    

Open Acrobat DC and choose Tools > Compare Documents.    

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Choose the documents to compare

In the Compare Documents dialog box:

  • Choose the documents you want to compare.
  • If you only want to compare certain pages of the documents, enter the page range.
  • Select from one of the three types of document descriptions to ensure Acrobat understands the contents of the document accurately.

Click OK.

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Review the comparison summary

The Summary page shows you the differences between the two files.

Click Get Started: First change is on page 1. to view the first difference.    

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Choose compare options

You can expand the Compare panel by clicking on the icon on the left side of the Acrobat DC window.

From the Options pull-down menu, choose how you want to review the comparison results, such as Synchronize Pages or Show Documents Side by Side.

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Review change details

Acrobat DC adds comments to identify the changes in the documents. Hover over the highlights to see what has changed between the two versions.

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09/08/2018

Contributor : Ryan Bubnis

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