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Default AcroPDF.PDF.1 object for detecting Acrobat Reader

else if (window.ActiveXObject)
    for (x=2; x<10; x++)
        // To Detect older Acrobat Versions 6 -
            oAcro=eval("new ActiveXObject('PDF.PdfCtrl."+x+"');");
            if (oAcro)
        catch(e) {}

    // To Detect older Acrobat Versions 6 -
        oAcro4=new ActiveXObject('PDF.PdfCtrl.1');
        if (oAcro4)
    catch(e) {}

    // To Detect Acrobat Version 7 +
        bAcrobatVer7 = new ActiveXObject("AcroPDF.PDF.1");
        if (bAcrobatVer7)
    catch(e) {}
I have this code to detect if Acrobat is installed - from version 7 the Object has changed to AcroPDF.PDF.1, does anyone know if that will change with V8? V7.5? Also, do the code above cover V3-V7?



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