Troubleshooting Adobe Reader Error 110 “The document could not be saved” on Windows 10

Adobe Acrobat Reader DC is the default application for viewing PDF files. And Acrobat Pro allows users to create and edit PDF files.

A PDF file transferred from external resources sometimes gives an error message when you try to save it with Adobe Reader -.

“The document could not be saved. There was a problem reading this document (110).”

This error message is annoying because the PDF file is not saved and therefore inaccessible. We will solve this problem and try other solutions to save the PDF file without problems.

What causes Adobe Reader 110 error “Document could not be saved”?

  • This problem occurs with files that have been received externally. Remember that corrupted file properties can also cause this problem.
  • However, in most cases, the cause of this problem is a corrupted file.
  • In some rare cases, this error can also be caused by a font problem.

Ho to repair the Adobe Reader 110 “Document could not be saved” error?

Updating the Adobe Reader application

  1. Open the Adobe Reader window.
  2. Click on the Help menu.
  3. Select the Check for updates option.
  4. If updates are available, select Update Adobe Reader.
  5. Then restart Adobe Reader.

Select Print as PDF to save the document

Some users have confirmed that they have saved documents where error 110 occurred by selecting Print to PDF.

  1. In Adobe Reader, click the Print File button.
  2. From the Printer drop-down menu, select Microsoft Print to PDF.
  3. Click the Print button.
  4. The Save Print Output As the window opens. Enter a new name for the PDF document in the text box.
  5. Select a new folder to save the document.
  6. Then click the “Save” button. The PDF document is now printed as well.

Frequently Asked Questions

Choose File -> Save or click the Save File icon on the Heads-Up Display (HUD) toolbar at the bottom of the PDF file. The Save As dialog box appears. Select the location where you want to save the PDF file and click Save.

Reader error 110 may be due to problematic metadata in the PDF file. You can solve this problem by opening the PDF file in the Chrome browser and then saving the file using the Print option.

The file may be read-only, or it may have been opened by another user. Please save the document under a different name or in a different folder. The reasons why you cannot save the PDF file may be due to missing updates or Adobe Acrobat settings.