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Topic: Ghost text added to document when converting to PDF
Conf: (P-PDF) Acrobat 6.0, Msg: 112039
From: Lamac
Date: 5/25/2004 04:57 AM

"Ghost text" may not be the correct terminology, but I do not know what to call it.

I have a Word 2000 text document. I did not use styles or auto numbering. All text is set to style Normal, Arial 12, and I have embedded all fonts.

When I convert the Word document (using Acrobat 6.01), it adds UU before a word, see example below:

Word document:

1. INTRODUCTION. This is the beginning.

PDF after converted:

1. UUINTRODUCTION. This is the beginning.


Note: the word, INTRODUCTION, is underlined. When I remove the underline and convert, the double U's do not appear. However, I need the underline. There are many similar underlined words in this 12-page document. They convert just fine. It almost appears like

Any suggestions?


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