Tag: update

Quark releases 8.1, adds new PDF functionality

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Denver-based Quark Inc., announced the release of QuarkXPress 8.1 now available to existing QuarkXPress 8 users as a free download from the site.

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Free PDF to Word 1.5 released

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Free PDF to Word Converter 1.5 has been released and corrects conversion bugs from the previous version.

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Adobe releases security update for PDF vulnerability

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Adobe has released a security bulletin and update in reference to the JavaScript vulnerability in PDFs.

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This week in PDF: Online PDF security service launched

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This week in PDF has seen the releases of an online PDF security solution for small businesses, a service pack for a range of PDF-based 3D products and an update to an Adobe product suite.

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Letter to the editor: Acrobat 8 the weakest upgrade in years

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Not everyone is impressed by Adobe’s latest Acrobat offering. In this letter to the editor, well-known electronic publishing consultant, analyst and author Thad McIlroy claims that, despite his enduring love for Acrobat, version 8 is the weakest upgrade in years.

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Ubiquitous PDF: Falling off a blog…

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Blogs are all around these days, and can be a great way to stay in the loop on everything from the lives of friends to market trends and even inside scoops in the case of corporate blogs. As highlighted in a talk at the recent Black Hat security conference, the bad news is that web-based feeds such as RSS and Atom, which quickly send updated blog information to subscribers, are not without their risks.

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This week in PDF: Resistance is futile…

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This week in PDF, FTA jumps on the Ghent PDF Workgroup (GWG) bandwagon, Prepress Training Solution (PTS) adds online training for Enfocus’s PDF creation tool, and Adobe’s Q2 revenue set to slip due to lower-than-expected Spring demand.

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Adobe releases v7.05 patches for Reader, Acrobat

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Adobe has released an update patch for Acrobat and Reader that adds Mac OS 10.4 ‘Tiger’ support and a handful of new features which presumably didn’t make it into the original Acrobat 7.0 release. The update fixes a compatibility issue with Quicktime 7 on the Mac platform, adding support for Firefox 1.0 and Mozilla 1.7 browsers. The update will also allow for the entry and display of Hebrew, Thai and Vietnamese text.

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ARTS PDF releases Crackerjack 5.1

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ARTS PDF has released an update to its popular ARTS PDF Crackerjack software. The software vendor has called Crackerjack 5.1 its biggest ever dot release, and the new version adds support for image editing and imposition. For the initiated, imposition refers to the shuffling of pages so that they will appear in the correct order when printed and bound.

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Updaters for Adobe Reader 7, Acrobat 7 resolve various issues

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Adobe Systems recently posted software updaters for Adobe Reader 7.0 and Adobe Acrobat 7.0 (Standard and Professional) for both Macintosh and Windows. The version 7.0.1 updaters require that the respective 7.0 version is already installed.

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