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JavaScript for Acrobat API Reference
JavaScript is the cross-platform scripting language of the Adobe Acrobat family of products that includes Acrobat Pro Extended Acrobat Pro, Acrobat Standard, and Adobe Reader. Through JavaScript extensions, the viewer application and its plug-ins expose much of their functionality to document authors, form designers, and plug-in developers.
This functionality includes the following features, among others:
In addition to being available in Acrobat and Adobe Reader, the objects, properties, and methods for the Acrobat extensions for JavaScript can be accessed through Microsoft Visual Basic to automate the processing of PDF documents. See the Interapplication Communication API Reference for details.