Users of Adobe Acrobat may experience a problem when they attempt to create a PDF when printing to the Adobe PDF Printer in Windows. The error says “Adobe PDF creation cannot continue because Acrobat is not activated“.
You can usually solve this problem with these steps.
- Hold the Windows Key and press “R” to bring up the Windows Run window.
- Type “tskill acro*“, then press “Enter“.
Now attempt to print to the Adobe PDF printer again. It should work without error in most cases.