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

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PDF Report Viewer in Chrome displays actual project filename

In the latest version of Chrome, when a PDF report gets downloaded and displayed in the browser from our web application, the actual project filename appears on the PDF toolbar. Is there a way to ...
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How to select all the pdfs containing a particular word?

I have 5000 pdfs out of which 500 pdfs are important, rest are useless. There is one word present in each 500 file that is not present in other 4500 files. I did multiple file search and came to know ...
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Convert and compress multiple tif (image) files into one PDF with OCR

I have found one old project that does exactly what I want! But it's broken somehow. Some crucial parts seems to be missing. It's a nightmare to configure. You can look at it here: http://...
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A database query error has occurred. This may indicate a bug in the software

I am trying to upload PDF about 5 Mb to Mediawiki and I am facing this error. A database query error has occurred. This may indicate a bug in the software. php.ini has upload_max_filesize =...
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How can I save/export pdf from word with same png resolution?

I am using Word 2013. I inserted PNG and TIF images in the Word file. I exported the word file to PDF, but I saw their images are very low resolution. I tried to increase the compression quality for ...
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How to open same(pdf) document in two different tabs in foxit reader?

I am trying to open same document in two tabs of foxit reader, but I don't know how to do it. What I did Or What I want to do : 1) I just open one pdf with foxit reader. 2) Same file I want ...
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How to “print to PDF” multiple books using Calibre?

When using Calibre's E-book Viewer, there is a button to "print to PDF": Clicking it shows some options for "print to PDF": I can successfully convert various ebook files to PDF this way. ...
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How to extract image rotation from a PDF

I'm extracting all the images from a bunch of scanned PDFs using pdfimages, in order to process and repackage them. The problem is that some images are rotated 90° (either CW or CCW) and others are ...
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How to convert a DjVu to PDF maintaining shape deduplication

One of the (many) advantages of compressing a scanned page with DjVu is that it de-duplicates characters: …bitonal image compression that takes advantage of repetitions of nearly identical shapes ...
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Print pdf to onenote doesn't finish, no error displays

I'm trying to print an 18 page pdf from Adobe Reader XI Version 11.0.13.17 to OneNote 2013 on a Win7 x64 machine. I see it Flattening, flattening, flattening everytually message about 100% flashes ...
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Separate layer for PDF forms in OpenOffice

There is possibility to prepare PDF forms in OpenOffice that works good in whole. But Adobe Acrobat DC places form elements (text inputs) in a separate layer. In contrast, OO places form elements in-...
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How can I split PDF file into layers

I have a large PDF file containing a map. The PDF file was probably generated with AutoCAD. The image consists of a coloured raster map, and a vector with lines on top of the map. (Street lines etc.) ...
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Acrobat reader DC wont fill fields from xfdf

The XFDF file is saved locally Inside the XFDF file there is an xml element pointing to a PDF hosted on a external web server The PDF file is on a web server that the user has access to (can load link ...
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OCR PDF Parse selected area

I have many account balance documents, I need to create an Excel file from a table inside these documents. I can proceed with a normal OCR recognition but the main problem is that these PDFs have page ...
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Export PDF Bookmarks, Edit Find Replace and Import to Replace?

I'd like to do the following: Export PDF Bookmarks & its structure as structured data - Tree, XML, XLS or CSV Do a bunch of edits, find, replace etc. Primarily Text label changes No major ...
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Font missing while editing forms using Acrobat

I want to added some form in a PDF template using Acrobat, I'm not allow to modify that template. Since labels in that template are in a font called STXiHei, I want to make my forms the same. However ...
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wget — retrieval of pdf files from online database

I am using wget to retrieve particular pdf files from http://www.aph.gov.au/ I only want to retrieve Hansard files (transcripts of Chamber proceedings). Two scenarios: There is a page where ...
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when I export in pdf is possible to extend text over markup area in Word If the some pages has no comments

I have this problem: some document pages have comments other pages did not. If I want export to PDF - I have no possibility to eliminate the comments space because word it consider like indipendent ...
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How to use mouse coordinates to trigger shortcuts within PDF viewer?

Was wondering if there were a way to use mouse coordinates to trigger shortcuts within a program? Essentially, what I would like to do is have my PDF viewer go to the next (or previous page) based on ...
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Generate pdf from markdown with appropriate formatting

How to export README.md file from bitbucket.org to .pdf file with the same formatting as they use on the bitbucket.org website? I tried a few convertors of .md to .pdf but output was horrible ...
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Microsoft Word 2013 - Hyperlink issues with figure captions inside text boxes - FIXED

In my document I created a list of figures. When I add captions to the figures, some of them are "captioned" with plain text and in some images (mostly those that are through text) the caption is ...
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How to convert 600 MB PDF to MS Word Doc?

All the apps, online & offline, do not seem to support such a filesize. Anyone out there have experience of succeeding for large PDFs?
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Ghostscript gray area option in PDF printing

I have a pdf file that has a gray rectangle area around text. shading a area so it stands out. When I print the pdf via Adobe Reader the PDF file prints nice. When I print the PDF via ghostscript,...
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Automatic conversion of PDF to blind-readable format

I have a friend who's blind, and I have a PDF which I would like to give him to read. The PDF is about 200 pages of beautifully-designed text (with a few pictures and figures containing text, but ...
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Batch Files to Remove minus sign from Filenames

I am attempting to clean-up some file-names in a particular folder and I'm wondering how I would go about creating a batch file to remove a minus sign from the beginning of each file-name. I have a ...
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PDF Booklet Printing Problems

I'm trying to print an ~100pg booklet (landscape with double-sided pages and short-flipped) from a PDF using Windows 8.1, Adobe Acrobat Reader DC 2015 and an HP Officejet Pro 8620. Issues: Every ...
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How to merge pdfs and create bookmarks for each input file in output file? (linux)

I'm using Linux and I would like to have software (or script, method) which merges some pdfs and creates an united output pdf, containing bookmarks. Bookmarks are named by filename of pdf files, ...
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How can I make a shortcut “print” (for converting HTML to PDF) in Chrome?

In chrome, I used to save some web pages using "print" option print-->save as pdf --> SAVE http://pasteboard.co/2F5MIWjM.png This was taking time, so i made a PDF button for this My PDF button in ...
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Linking Between PDF's

Imagine that I have two PDFs. One is a Short-Letter that is approximately 3 pages long. The other is a Long-letter. Short letter cites to specific paragraphs in long letter (not pages). I want to go ...
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What is wrong with Windows app PDF Reader 8?

I installed it on Windows 10 from the store yesterday, and now whenever I try and open a PDF file, it just shows a window with a red PDF folder in the middle. There are no app commands, and no way to ...
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Printing Issues with Lato Font

There is another thread regarding a similar topic already, but I am still a little bit confused. "superuser.com/questions/901940/problems-printing-lato-font" (Cant post more than 2 links...) However, ...
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PDF: is it possible to batch replace text-boxes content?

Ok, let me explain the situation: I have huge pdfs (100 pages with lots of text) that need to be translated. The pdf has the text in textboxes and these textboxes are scattered everywhere. The ideal ...
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How to print a book?

Suppose I author a book as a PDF with half-letter pages. I want to print 4 of these page on each letter sheet (2 tiled on the front, 2 on the back), stack them on top of each other, and bind through ...
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Software tool to extract original embedded images from PDFs?

Does anyone know a simple (possibly free) extractor for PDFs for Windows? I'd like to extract original images from PDF as they were embedded (preserving image meta info), so I can do some forensics ...
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Force LibreOffice to open a PDF in Draw?

I'm trying to edit this PDF with LibreOffice Draw. However, when I open it - I get LibreOffice Writer, with text consisting of the initial octets of the PDF file, i.e. %PDF-1.6 %���� 2 0 obj <</...
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How do I make Google Chrome save PDF files without opening a second window?

I am using Google Chrome 46.0.2490.86 (64-bit) on a Mac. When I go to a URL with a PDF file, it displays correctly. But if I try to save it, Chrome fetches the URL a second time from the remote ...
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How to tell from the command line if a PDF has an browseable index/table of contents?

I use Linux. I need a command line way to tell whether a PDF file has index/table of content. Knowing that a PDF file contains structures that could be called also an index/table of context, and to ...
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Helping with pdf border

Thanks for help in Advance, I have pdf and I want to add border in that pdf with white color, i.e left,right,top ,bottom can someone hep me regarding this I am comfortable with ghostscript
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How remove Adobe acrobat reader DC tool bar unwanted buttons/links?

Adobe acrobat reader DC has added whole bunch of button/links on toolbar. I would like to get rid of Home, tools, Document, Help, Mobile, and Sign In (Please see the screenshot). Is there anyway to ...
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Can I include all pages of a PDF in an MS Access report?

I have a table that contains an attachment field in Access 2010. Records in this table will each have a single multi page PDF file attached to them. Currently when I add the attachment control to ...
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Explanation of Bizarre Printer Behavior?

Today immediately before I closed my laptop, I had printed 2 copies of a PDF file. Then about 2 hours later, I opened my laptop again and the printer started to generate a large pile of mostly blank ...
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Issues with font and hyperlinks during Word to PDF

I have read several questions here but none of them helped me; most are from 4-5 years ago. I developed a word document using the Latin Modern font, which you can find in several places out there and ...
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Acrobat Reader DC and last open page

Lately I had been using Acrobat Reader DC to do the annotations. And I sync the pdf documents using Dropbox, so that I can read documents across machines. One of the feature of Acrobat Reader DC, it ...
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Change border color of Okular annotations

Inline Note annotations in Okular (the default PDF reader for the KDE desktop) only allow me to modify the highlight color by default, but I want to modify the border color of those annotations too. ...
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Edit PDF to prevent casual printing

I am trying to edit a PDF to prevent users from casually printing it. I would like to do this without spending money. I know that this isn't very secure, but we just need a basic solution. I have ...
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Code to Print List Loop to PDF

I have a spreadsheet that creates a graph and chart using a list selection. I have figured out the code to get the file to loop through the list and print each selection, however, I have not been able ...
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How to extract a small portion of PDF as PDF?

I wonder if there is a method that allows me to select a smaller portion (like a table from an article) and save it as another PDF file so I can put it into my presentation, and I can scale it without ...
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Invert PDF colours? [duplicate]

I'm trying to print a PDF given to us at the University. The PDF writer has (unhelpfully) used a black background with white text, see an example image. I've tried the Edit > Preference > ...
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Inserting Visio diagrams in a pdf file

Well, the question title is pretty self-explanatory but still; How do I insert Visio diagrams in a pdf file? I've tried googling it but I've only encountered ways to do the other way round, ...
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How do I overcome my visibility issue with scanned PDF files?

I'm a visually impaired person. I need to create mathematical PDF documents using latex. I'm using Windows XP SP3 with High Contrast Black (Large) display scheme because my eyesight isn't ...