Many Acrobat users love the context menus added to Windows Explorer that allow them to right-click a file (of any supported type) and convert it into a PDF file, or right-click a selection of multiple files and either convert them all, or combine them into a single PDF file or PDF Portfolio.  On occasion, this context menu disappears during updates. If that happens to you, there’s a way to bring it back

These are the instructions for Windows 7 64-bit and Acrobat X


  • Right-click “Command Prompt” and choose “Run as Administrator”
  • Type the following single line, including the quotes, and press Enter: