Portable Document Format (PDF) is a platform-independent standard developed by Adobe System in 1993 for document exchange.

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Calibre's CHM conversion from PDF

I am trying to convert PDF to CHM. However, I see only these fileformats in the output dialog: Nothing of these is CHM. However, some may be similar. HTMLZ I did a conversion to HTMLZ which ...
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Cropping PDF to eliminate whitespace

I have maths exam question pdfs that have short paragraphs with the question, and solution. There is then a page break and another paragraph of text. Sometimes the solutions fill the page. I'd like ...
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Maintaining PDF hyperlinks

I have created a PDF using Adobe and added hyperlinks in the doc. When I post the doc to a blog none of the hyperlinks work. How do I post a pdf and maintain hyperlinks?
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What are the commands that firefox and google chrome print html files to pdf?

In either Firefox or Google Chrome On Ubuntu 14.04, I can hit Ctrl+P and choose "Print to file" to print the current html webpage to a pdf. Are the browsers using some printing commands outside of ...
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How to use google translate extension with PDF files?

I want to use the Google Translate extension in Chrome when I'm reading PDF file. Google Translate extension just translates a page and word document. I want to use it to translate PDF when I select ...
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Print 100's of documents to 35 different printers daily

Imagine having ~35 clients that demand that their reports be sent to printers (not faxes, not email), but nice color high resolution printers. You have 20 to 30 reports per client .... so around ...
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Adobe Acrobat 9 viewer doesn't save filled out form fields in Chrome

I have Adobe Acrobat 9 installed and use it to fill out PDF forms online. Problem is, in Google Chrome the Adobe Acrobat viewer seems to be more limited: it doesn't show the message above the ...
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convert epub to pdf with original (print) formatting?

I really hate .epub format. I have tried several online and downloaded tools to convert some .epub books I have to PDF, but it still is unsatisfactory as the original page breaks are not preserved and ...
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Do Same Action On All PDF Pages

I want to do an action on all pages of a pdf file. for example I need to draw a rectangle, draw a simple line etc on all of pdf pages at once at the same location. How is it possible?
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Ideal way to input real-life document into computer as text-image document (not only image)? [on hold]

I'm a student and I like doing things very securely, so I wanna input my studying documents(homework, test papers, etc) into my PC. I'm too noob to doing such thing, so I need someone to suggest ...
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How can I enable smooth scrolling in Adobe Acrobat Reader DC?

I just updated to the latest Adobe Acrobat Reader DC, and since then, the scrolling in the pdf documents is very poor, it is like lines are jumping on the screen. This problem wasn't in the previous ...
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Open Attached File with Link

I'm trying to attach a non-pdf file to my pdf document, and open the file in the user's default program when a link is clicked. The help material for Acrobat describes how to link to a certain page ...
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How to create multiple column fillable fields in a PDF?

Is there a way to make a fillable field with 2 columns? I guess they are called 'interactive forms'. I have a list of items i want to fill 2 columns on a page in my PDF. I just need to make it ...
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Replacing pages but keep markings Nitro PDF [on hold]

In Nitro PDF Professional how do I replace pages and keep the comments, shapes and marking from the original pages?
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How do I cut and paste an image onto a PDF document?

I've done it the traditional cut/paste way, but when the image opens on the PDF doc, it is tiny and unreadable. No matter how I try to manipulate the pasted image, it will not fit on the PDF form ...
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solutions for Converting a PDF form to an online fillable form in google forms [closed]

Often I need to convert pdf forms like this to online fillable forms using google forms, so does google allow to programmatically create forms ? And how is it possible to convert such forms to google ...
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Adobe reader shows just one document (pdf) at a time

Adobe shows just one document (pdf) at a time and close all opened when i close one, how can i see two windows simultaneously, and close just one document?
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Unable to add a comment to PDF attachment in Outlook 2010

Adobe Acrobat Pro 11 is used to open any pdf attachments that are sent via email in our environment. Formerly, we were able to add comments to the pdf and save it where it would it default to the temp ...
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Printing PDF files in alphabetical order using batch files [duplicate]

I have a folder with hundreds of small PDF files to print. How can I make a batch job to print them out in alphabetical order?
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Exporting file to pdf from internet, the document its in blank or incomplete [on hold]

When i export a file to PDF from internet, the document is in blank or incomplete. Its the same if i download in a PC or opening online. The trouble is only in this PC (Windows 7), and i try with ...
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GhostScript print to network printer in silent mode

I'm trying to print PDF from command line to network printer in silenta mode. Unfortunately, Ghost Script opens Windows printer dialog. I use Windows 2008 R2 Server. My command is: gswin64c.exe ...
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PDF form validations not working

I have created a PDF form with using Adobe Acrobat and added javascript validations on text-boxes like email and telephone numbers. When I fill them with using adobe reader they will validate ...
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My Word 07 document pages are at .5“ but every time PDF prints them they are 1”. How can I change them? [closed]

I am not opposed to changing them in word or PDF but I just need page numbers at .5"
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110GB of hard drive eaten by scanner

I am in the process of scanning a couple of dozen reference books into pdf. The pre-optimized pfd's are around 150MB in size. For some reason since I've been doing it my c: drive has lost 110GB and is ...
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How to make a PDF readonly without password [closed]

I have no Acrobat and need to make users access the PDF without using password, but prevent them from copying the PDF(the file itself and the content). I tried many online PDF LOCKER things, but it ...
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How to identify Microsoft Word Elements

I have used Acrobat PRO to convert a PDF file to a Microsoft Word .docx file. The Word document contains a few tables. In the last row of the table, are two shadowed boxes. I am attaching a .jpg as an ...
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Markdown - key/value lists or having vertical table headers

I need key/value lists in lots of Markdown documents. They should be readable in plain text markdown and of course be well formatted when rendered to PDF. Especially alignment is important. Don't ...
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How to create a copy/copied/duplicated form page in LibreOffice (for PDF form input)?

I created a LibreOffice Writer document including some input forms. How can I create a copy page where the input-values are repeated from the original page as copy for the person filling out the form? ...
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Add gutter (binding margin) to existing PDF file

How can I add a gutter margin (different for odd and even pages) to a PDF document so that there is room to hole-punch it after I print it? I am familiar with Ghostscript and the Linux Terminal but ...
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the background of my transparent logo turns white when i export my indesign to PDF

i use the latest version of indesign, and when i export to pdf (to print) it turns the logo's background from transparent to white. How do i stop this.
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Select region in firefox for printing to pdf?

Can we select region in a webpage and printing the region to a pdf file? For example, in https://www2.cisl.ucar.edu/docs/hpss/kerberos, I want to print the part under "Kerberos basics", not the parts ...
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Google Chrome changed “Let me choose when to run plugin content” from left-click to right-click with menu - how to return old variant? [closed]

Since around version 42 Google Chrome changed the way to selective running of plugin content. When the setting "Let me choose when to run plugin content" for plugins is enabled in ...
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Set PDF page numbering for scanned images that have double book pages in a single image

I've scanned a book and saved each scanned image in a .jpg format. In each image, there are two book pages. I know how to import all scanned images in one PDF file. What I'm trying to do is how to set ...
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About usage of Mac Preview app (change colour thickness)

I want to change the colour thickness of highlight pen in Mac Preview app. Since it is so thin, I can't be sure whether a sentence is highlighted or not when I reopen that already edited, highlighted ...
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Batch create PDFs by combining all PDFs in folders [duplicate]

I have hundreds of folders full of PDFs. I would like to create a PDF out of each folder called the name of that folder. For example, "folder_name_1" has 10 PDFs. I want to convert it to a PDF ...
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Google drive PDF preview scrambled text

Previewing some PDF files in Google drive shows part of text scrambled: Downloading and then viewing this PDF from local machine works fine. I taught that browser PDF plugin is the one to blame, so ...
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How to send the information at different places by this GUI in autohotkey?

I made this simple GUI- Gui, Add, Text, x72 y20 w50 h-10 , Customer Name Gui, Font, S12 CDefault, Verdana Gui, Add, Text, x22 y40 w180 h30 , Customer name Gui, Add, Text, x22 y70 w180 h30 , Contact ...
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hide collaborative toolbar in Acrobat

Collaborative review in Acrobat adds a new toolbar: Acrobat has a View -> Show/Hide menu with lots of flexibilities, but if you click F8 to hide the toolbar, it looks like this: How do I get rid ...
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is there any program which take questions randomly from PDF file? [closed]

I just wanna ask that if there is some kind of kind of program in which i insert PDF file with full of questions and that program select randomly and give it to me like a exam?! For example: i am ...
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Scribus export to PDF

When a simple file of two shapes filled with Adobe 1998 RGB yellow and green is exported to PDF (any 1.3, 1.4, 1.5, X-1a, X-3), the PDF file shows the outline but not the filled color. That is, the ...
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Format to generate .tex, .pdf and .md from?

I've used pandoc to generate .md, .tex, .pdf from .tex and .xhtml files. In tex I am using BibTeX and in odt (save-as xhtml) I am using Zotero to insert my citations. Currently neither .tex nor ...
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Cropping margins in PDF using Preview (Mac OS) is ignored by `lpr` on linux

From time to time I need to print some PDF documents two pages per sheet. In order to get a better looking documents I crop margins on my Macbook in Preview and then I need to print the document on a ...
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How to create a form checkbox without a label on LibreOffice Writer

In default the checkbox seems to have a label assigned to it. For creating an fillable PDF I'm looking for just a plain checkbox which can be clicked -- the description is done at another column, as ...
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Create a fillable PDF form with Office 2013 without Adobe?

Is there a way to create a fillable PDF form using Microsoft Office without using the Adobe Pro? It appers for 2007 and 2010 version it was only possible to create locked Word documents or not ...
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Merge two PDF files automatically with the input file name as the output file name

I need to merge several PDF files. What I have is two files, with almost the same name. The name is a code for a product, that consists of the pdf files. One is called 4226469601D.pdf and one is ...
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Mac Command Line Open PDF to Specific Page

The goal is to use command line to open a PDF file to a specific page. The more general question is how do I find out what args are available for any given app? I am able to open a pdf file in Mac OS ...
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unable to type some characters in adobe acrobat and unable to insert table

I came across two problems. first, I am unable to type some specific letter, like upper case R,E,+ and so on, but I can type other upper case letter like upper case T. If I am trying to type, they ...
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Copy and paste from dodgy pdf

I've been given a pdf with custom font encoding that makes copy/paste impossible from adobe reader, but not in evince. In addition pdftotext has no problem extracting the text from it. I read ...
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Finding out if page is rotated in a PDF

Is there a reliable way to determine if a given page in a PDF file is upside down? I have documents where occasionally a page will be rotated 180 degrees, it is easy to fix once you know which pages ...
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Memory not Unloading [closed]

One of our PC's is not unloading it's memory during certain tasks. The main one is when they choose to print a file to PDF. Select File Open in Adobe Acrobat Print to PDF Save and Close This is ...