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Topic: Merging images to a PDF page
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 54694
From: jensonnek
Date: 5/29/2002 05:07 PM

I need a solution for placing pdf art onto another pdf page. My client is providing a PDF of their documents. Originally, the document had tabs inserted for chapter breaks. A cost saving solution we offered them was to place 'bleed tabs' on each page. A bleed tab is a solid box about 2" x .5" placed in 4 tab positions along the bottom of the page. Each bleed tab has the chapter title on it. Example: Every page in Chapter 1 will have the black box with the words Chapter One on it in the same position and so on.
The only way I could figure out how to do this was to make the bleed tab file in Quark, make a PDF of it and copy and paste the tab art onto each page. This solution is ok, but time consuming and not very accurate for positioning. I would like to find a solution that would automatically place the tab art I specify onto the same position of each page in a range of pages. Similar to Quite Imposing's Stick on page numbers. I would just be sticking on tab art. Please help me if you can. I need to find something. Thanks.

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