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Acrobat & PDF Developer Libraries

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Numerous third-parties produce libraries that can be used to create PDF. This page collects some of the better known PDF developer offerings.

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PDF Linearization (AKA Fast Web View): Why it Matters and How to Do it

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In this article, Planet PDF’s Dan Shea outlines what linearization means in the context of PDF, along with why and when it is most useful. The piece also briefly touches upon several available solutions for linearizing PDFs and/or viewing linearized PDFs.

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PDF Master: Thom Parker

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To commemorate 20+ years of PDF, Planet PDF has conducted a new series of interviews with PDF masters, movers and shakers in the PDF universe. This time, we speak to Windjack Solutions’ Thom Parker about key changes in the PDF landscape, including the increasing sophistication of PDF forms solutions and the meteoric rise of mobile computing.

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Debenu Updates PDF Aerialist, Adds Visual Reports

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Debenu today announced an update to its popular multi-function plug-in. Debenu PDF Aerialist 12.1 includes a range of new, improved or fixed features, with most changes relating to the handling of PDF bookmarks and links.

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PDF Master: Duff Johnson

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To commemorate 20+ years of PDF, Planet PDF has conducted a new series of interviews with PDF masters, movers and shakers in the PDF universe. In this installment, we speak to Duff Johnson, long-time friend of Planet PDF and a man right at the centre of PDF, as international Project Leader for the PDF specification itself (ISO 32000).

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Debenu offers eBook for trying new automation tool

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Just as the year comes to a close, Debenu has introduced the first release candidate for a new automation tool. Debenu PDF Maximus allows users to perform configurable sets of actions (Action Lists) on PDF files, either individually or in batches. Debenu is also offering a prize to those who try out the pre-release version of the product and tell the company what they think.

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callas software releases pdfaPilot version 3

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callas software has announced an updated version of the popular PDFA compliance and archival product, pdfaPilot. With this new release comes full support for the new PDF/A-3 standard, allowing users to archive original documents (such as Word, Excel, or XML files) into PDF/A-3 compliant container files.

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PDF Connoisseur for iPad released

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PDF Connoisseur for iPad is aimed squarely at business users with a lot of reading to get through. The Kdan Mobile app lets readers save big lists in several file formats to PDF, then access them later in text or audio.

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Multilizer updates PDF Translator

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Multilizer Software Solutions has released a new version of its professional tool, PDF Translator. This most recent release offers easy post-editing in Word and OpenOffice.

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PDF Update: Foxit comes to Android devices

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In this PDF update, we find the release of a PDF creation and editing application for Android mobile devices, and an update to a .NET component for reading and manipulating PDF documents.

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