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Topic: help first time trying to make a PDF
Conf: (P-PDF) What's Wrong with my PDF?, Msg: 165782
From: bobito
Date: 5/15/2008 01:02 PM

Hi,

I've got a bunch of PDF pages I made in Illustrator, on a mac. I put them together in Acrobat, and the result is 360MB! I used examine document to remove a bunch of unecessary stuff, and the size is now 14 MB, much better.

However, I have an issue. There are some low-res bitmaps in my PDF, screen-shots of icons that I have enlarged so that they are much bigger than normal. When I view the PDF in a viewer, usually these icons are blurred -- the viewer is interpolating the pixels. How do I stop it from doing that? In Acrobat it does not show up this way, only in external viewers like Preview.

Thanks
Bob


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