Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. Join them; it only takes a minute:

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

I recently converted an HTML page to an A4 PDF using Adobe Acrobat Pro. The problem is that layout is not split correctly. Is there a way to edit it (insert some blank space) to push all the broken elements together on one page?

enter image description here

share|improve this question
up vote 0 down vote accepted

It seems that nobody knows the answer to this problem.

This is the reponse i got using adobe help forums.

I wouldn't say that's incorrect, just unwanted. HTML isn't paginated and PDF is, by definition. There doesn't seem to be a way to force page breaks, which is a pity.

How i "solved" the problem?

I put some extra <div style="margin-bottom:?;"> elements into the html, forcing the fake page breaks. But it is a time consuming solution since you dont really know how many free space you need to create, before previewing it as a4.

share|improve this answer
    
I'm not sure if Adobe Acrobat Pro supports this, but did you look at using the page-break-before property? – rink.attendant.6 Sep 24 '13 at 7:35

If you are using Google Chrome browser, you can print the page and save it as PDF file. The layout will be well preserved.

share|improve this answer

You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .