Author: Douglas J. Alford

Adding JavaScript References to the Acrobat Pro 6 Help Menu

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With the release of Acrobat Professional 6, the JavaScript Reference (known formerly as the JavaScript Object Specification) disappeared from its home on the Help menu. In this article, Doug Alford explains how to add it and other documents to Acrobat’s Help menu.

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PDF author creates spoof of Nielsen’s misguided ‘Alertbox’

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After reading the sometimes laughable criticisms of PDF made in a recent ‘Alertbox’ column by noted usability guru Jakob Nielsen, Doug Alford of Techneglas came up with a humorous spoof. We’re delighted to share his ‘CARS: Unfit for Human Transportation’ take-off on Nielsen’s ill-informed ‘PDF: Unfit for Human Consumption’ column.

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