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I'm trying to create PDF documents with Adobe Acrobat X Pro. I just realized that it can only do forms etc but not basic document editing. So it wants me to import already formatted word file (for example). But how do I use vector grahpics in MS Word files?

It is essential that they are scalable and look good, that is the only reason I use PDF format. Word is supporting some kind of .emf files, but they look crispy and ugly.

Any suggestions?

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You can use emf or even eps in Word for true vector graphics. It will look ugly because Word uses a poor rasterizer to display them on screen. When you print, Word will actually write vector-based PostScript as opposed to the bitmap you see on screen.

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You are correct. Same applied to even that weird EMF format. It looks ugly in MS Word but when converted to pdf it looks as expected. Thank you. –  Badr Hari May 7 '12 at 15:17

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