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Topic: prn -> pdf with VB ...
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 111539
From: P_Bateman
Date: 5/15/2004 07:05 PM

I am a developer, and I have developed a small application which helps the user to plot CAD documents. Optionally it is possible to print drawings in PDF format. In order to do this,I currently use GhostScript driver, and my application is running as freeware. However, I now want to sell my application, and try to find a solutions for crating PDF files from PRN files. So I ask some Firms about licensing:

Artifex:

...Unfortunately, Artifex is not set up to handle very low volume customers...

:-(

Adobe:

...for what you want to do you would have to install the full Acrobat (Standard or Pro) on each and every system. Then you could use the SDK to control Distiller to create PDF files. Licensing would be a full copy of Acrobat with each product you ship...

:-( The costs for full Acrobat are much more higher then my program !?

Jawspdf:

I wrote two times and I did not get any answer :-/

:-(


So, maybe somebody here knows the possibility for me to make my product ready for legally sales ? There must be one way to do this. All I want to do is to convert one prn file into one pdf file.

OS = Windows
Language = VB

Thanks in advance and cu ...

PS: I hope my english was understandable enough :-)




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