Director of Technology Curriculum Development, The New Economy Institute
Tom is a Professional Engineer with 25 years experience. In 1999 he started devoting his time to straightening out the paper mess in engineering. Tom has been an ACE since Acrobat 4 and has already taught over 800 students on Acrobat 7. He co-authored with Donna Baker, Acrobat 6: The Professional User's Guide and the just released Adobe Acrobat and PDF for Architecture, Engineering and Construction. PDF has become a passion and he has a vision of PDF that is slowly coming together. Tom works with clients such as NASA, US DOD, state and local agencies, hospitals and industry on knowledge management with PDF.
PDF has been variously called many things, but "4 foot 8½ inches" seems to be a new one. What is the relationship between PDF and this apparently arbitrary imperial measurement? Tom Carson explains in his latest article for Planet PDF.
OK, so you want to stamp your document. Maybe you need to give reviewers some advice about the document's status or sensitivity. This tip from author Ted Padova demonstrates how to add stamps with the Stamp Tool along with related comments.