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Topic: European Union document (constitution) unreadable in Preview, readable in Acrobat Reader
Conf: (P-PDF) Mac Issues, Msg: 133577
From: tijen
Date: 5/29/2005 10:12 PM

PDF fromats are for sharing information... a standard for everyone hopefully... so when it comes to the debated new European Convention I was flabbergasted that this document does NOT show up proberly in Mac OS X (10.3.9) Preview (2.1), but does show normally in Acribat reader (6.0)
When I look (in Acrobat reader) it says in Document properties:
TTA205E388t00 (Embedded Subset) and 4 more of such lines
The URL of this document is:

I had similar problems with documents directly taken from the European Union site.

In my view such a document should be readable on a wide variety of platforms... Is it maybe a flaw of Preview/Mac or a too eleborate usage of fonts in the original document

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