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

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How to automate conversion of dozens of JPG files to PDF [duplicate]

I need to convert dozens of JPG files into a single PDF file and then publish it on the website. I normally use Universal Document Converter. I open the folder with JPG files, select them all, send to ...
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Better alternative for forms than PDF documents

Over the last few years, it has become fashionable to create PDF documents containing all sorts of dynamic content. One of these contraptions are forms that can be filled out digitally, and then ...
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Possible to create reflowable PDF that can by customised by the end user?

I'm looking to see if it's possible to create something a PDF document that can do two things for a client: a) contain reflowable content, more specifically expanding/collapsing sections. Content ...
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how to add shortcut to ubuntu taskbar

I am using UBUNTU 14.04 with cinnamon desktop. After trying to create a shortcut for a PDF file to Cinnamon's Taskbar, I found maybe I should have searched for a folder containing the Taskbar's ...
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Increase PDF margins by reducing size of content (without changing overall page size)

I have a poster I want to print but the margin around it is not big enough. Is there a way to resize the content so there is more whitespace, without changing the overall size of the page?
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Merge PDFs in the correct order

I'm looking for a way (preferably using the command line on Linux) to merge separate PDFs of book chapters into a single PDF of the book in the correct order (maybe based on the page numbers within ...
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foxit iphone ftp: how can I manage my pdfs? [on hold]

I am testing foxit for reading pdfs on my iphone. There doesn't seem to be a default way to upload pdf's onto my iPhone. However, there are many options for file access, which can be purchased for 1$ ...
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Merge two pdf files side by side in command line

I have got two pdf files with same number of pages and want compare each page with the corresponding page in the other file. For this I would like to merge say page 1 of File1.pdf with page 1 of ...
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How do you create open comb fields for a fillable PDF form?

Having trouble trying to figure out how to add an "open comb field" instead of a regular comb field in my PDF form document. I've tried using Adobe Indesign and Microsoft Word to accomplish this but I ...
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Notepad++ illegal XML character target search using Regex

Fellow Forum Members, I am using the latest version of NotePad++ and I have done a search for illegal XML symbols such as "&", ">", "<", "©" among 200 separate XML files. I found a couple of ...
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Plot with thumbnails that open other plots

How can I make the following kind of plot? On a "master" plot, say a US map, if you click on map locations a smaller "slave" plot opens up, say state population vs. time. Prefer to implement this as a ...
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Automatically scroll PDF

I want to set up a raspberry pi which should present PDF files at full screen, which should automatically scroll. I have no problem in setting up a script that identifies the files to be viewed. ...
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How to convert TIFF to PDF using Ghostscript

How can I convert TIFF to PDF using Ghostscript? I tried to use the code below but it not working: Snippet $input_file_tif='test.pdf'; $input_file_orig_name='1234.tiff'; $gs_command = "gs -q ...
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cups-pdf prints anonymously, how to print as user?

On a RHEL 5.0, i installed cups-pdf package from epel, then i get the Cups-PDF printer, as indicated there http://www.commentcamarche.net/faq/32427-cups-pdf-pour-les-machines-windows (so HP/HP ...
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Tool or utility to repair files corrupted by a Backdoor.Trojan [closed]

We recently had a Backdoor.Trojan infect our Windows Server 2008 R2. It has since been removed. However, it corrupted numerous office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and PDF files. Is there a recommended ...
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How to convert a pdf into colour? [on hold]

I have got a pdf file (text and images) containing pages with colours and pages in black and white (b&w). The file shall be printed, double sided and preserving the colours. Now I am not really ...
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Translate a word from a PDF file

When I read a PDF file I'd like to select a word and translate it to a different language. Do anyone know if there is a PDF reader or a PDF plugin for Acrobat that can do that?
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How to download all links in a PDF

I have many PDFs and need to download all the hyperlinks within them. I have tried opening the PDF in Firefox and using Download Them All but I find it often does not get them all. So how can I ...
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Error opening PDF files and change the size when copying from one PC to another

I have a very strange problem. In the office I save the PDF file to the desktop (at work I have a license of Adobe Acrobat X ProI have a license of Adobe Acrobat X Pro). With the file everything is ...
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How to auto-generate filename of PDF in wkhtmltopdf based on the page title?

I'm using the following syntax to generate PDF from URL: wkhtmltopdf http://example.com/ example.pdf Is there any way to generate filename automatically based on its page title? So I'm expecting ...
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Scroll through multiple pdf from folder

I have multiple pdf-files in a folder - I would like to scroll through all the files so they seem like one pdf. Merging the files to one file is not an option as it should be done "on the fly" from a ...
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To search contents of books in Calibre

The manual says that you can search a book, here. However, I am not sure if this is about its content. I have not managed to find a way to search the content in OSX's Calibre in Yosemite 10.10.3. ...
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How to convert a Persian pdf file to Microsoft word format?

I have a pdf file which is Persian script and it is a Right-to-Left. Since Persian uses UTF-8 format therefore I can't convert it into a plain text in Microsoft Word, also I can't copy-paste the text ...
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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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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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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 [closed]

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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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 [closed]

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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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 ...