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Any Open Source pdf to jpg or png converter? [duplicate]

I need open source engine that converts pdf files into jpeg or png files which I will feed in to ocr engine. Currently I am using PDFBox for this task, but while it does the job, it reports weird ...
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1answer
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Open source alternative of Acrobat Editor to prepare a PDF form (eg a smart resume) which can be filled out by the recipients

I am looking for an open source alternative toAcrobat Editor to prepare PDF forms which can be filled out by the recipient. So far I tried pdf editor in Linux mint 14 but it didn't work. Does anyone ...
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1answer
509 views

Is the DRM protection for PDF's just the password?

I wonder if I can open a DRM protected PDF file with an open-source utility. Is it enough to type the password when requested (command line parameter)?
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1answer
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Pdf software to read and edit documents for linux [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a good (free / open source) application out there to take notes on a PDF? I'm looking for a pdf software that has the ability to edit documents (besides ...
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1answer
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Looking for a PDF eBook hosting solution for intranet site

I'm a Ubuntu user who has a number of books on my computer in PDF format. I'm looking for a solution for hosting these books on my home intranet site. I want to make them searchable over the web, ...
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Extract first page from multiple pdfs

Have got about 500 PDFs to go through and extract the first page of. They then need to go through some time consuming conversion process so was hoping to try and save some time by have a batch ...
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1answer
62 views

Is there an open-source tool to view component percentages of pdf file?

Adobe Acrobat optimizer has an Audit Space Usage function that displays the percentage of the file size of each type of component, e.g. images, fonts, etc. See this page for an example. Is there an ...
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5answers
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Technique & Toolset for creating e-Books [closed]

What are the opensource options available for creating professional looking e-books? Are there a set of techniques/best-practices for this? Please give inputs or direct me to precise sites that ...
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1answer
236 views

Is there a good (free / open source) application out there to take notes on a PDF?

I deal with purchase orders and contracts in PDF format the majority of my day, and I use Acrobat 8.0 as provided by my company. Maybe I've been using it wrong, but taking notes with Acrobat is such a ...
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Free PDF Editor for Windows [closed]

I have some PDF files that I need to change/edit, not view. I'm running on Windows. What is the best package to get this for free (either freeware or opensource, not trial/shareware)?