The Outlines are Showing in my PDF

For more about using Layers in Acrobat for your PDFs.

Click the Layers icon  in the navigation panel.

(If the Layers icon is not visible, choose View > Show/Hide> Navigation Panes > Layers.)

Expand the Layers area, select a layer, and then select Layer Properties from the Options menu . In the Layer Properties dialog box, choose one of the following from the Print pop-up menu:

  • Always Prints:  Forces the layer to print.

  • Never Prints: Forces the layer not to print.

  • Prints When Visible: Matches printed output to onscreen visibility.

Note:  In Reader, you can open the Layer Properties dialog box, but you cannot change the settings.