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Topic: Solution to font problems with Acrobat Writer and Distiller
Conf: (P-PDF) Acrobat 6.0, Msg: 121390
From: lits
Date: 11/3/2004 11:39 AM

Hiya Peeps,

Just posting to put up a solution to a problem Ive had here at work (Sydney University Library)

We have been using Adobe Acrobat since 4.0 and Page Maker 6.5/7.0.

There is an issue when installing Adobe Acrobat 6.0 (standard or Pro) and having distiller 4.0 installed for Page Maker 6.5.

You need to still keep Adobe Distiller 4.0 installed (so dont remove old versions of Adobe Acrobat). Just install Adobe Acrobat 6.0 and it sets up the newer PDF Printer and Distiller. If you remove the old version of Adobe Acrobat or Distiller it will cause "Font not found" errors when creating PDFs.

Ok thats it.

University of Sydney Library IT Services

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