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Creating PDF from Office Documents

Creating PDF from Office Documents

While much of the work in professional publishing workflows is done using professional layout tools, inevitably document creators run into office-type documents which need to be converted into PDF files suitable for print. The Document Creators Manual helps document creators who have to convert office documents to PDF files with tips & tricks, advice what tools and practices to look out for and avoid and what the best way to convert these files is.

The 2009 Specifications for Office Document Printing includes settings for Microsoft Office 2003 and 2007 Service Pack 2 applications that support direct export of PDF or print to PDF creation tools like the latest versions of Adobe Acrobat® or Global Graphics Jaws PDF Creator®.