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Topic: Re: Add a picture to an existing PDF page?
Conf: (P-PDF) Beginners, Msg: 45520
From: kt
Date: 5/29/2002 04:05 PM

>From: "Johannes" >
>I use Acrobat 3 to manipulate PDF documents.
>Now I want to add a picture to an existing page of a document. Is this
>impossible in Acrobat 3 or am I just too dumb to find out? I know that a
>picture can be added to a document on a separate page, but this is not
>what I want.
>Does Acrobat 4 have the functionality I want?


You can add images in a couple of ways, but of course no text-reflow will

1. You can use Acrobat's TouchUp Object Tool to cut and paste images from
one PDF document to another. This means you will have to first convert the
image you want to work with into a PDF file.

2. You can import an image into a button created with the Form tool.

There is actually a 3rd possibility, involving the Stamp annotation tool.
Consult the Acrobat documentation for how to add images to the Stamp tool.

Kas Thomas


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