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Topic: Re: Batch convertion of .txt to .pdf
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 56529
From: LeonardR
Date: 5/29/2002 05:20 PM

At 10:23 AM -0400 8/11/00, p-pdf-developer Listmanager wrote:
>I want to do the following from a Visual Basic 6.0 program running
>on a server :
>My input ............ : one Ascii .txt file
>My desired output ... : multiple .pdf files
>Actually, I read the .txt file line by line and create multiple .pdf
>files by using the PDFWriter from Adobe Acrobat (just like printing).
>This works on a workstation.
>The problem is that, when I start this program on a server by a
>job-shedular, the program doesn't find the PDFWriter driver.

Using PDFWriter on a server is a violation of the Acrobat End
User License Agreement (EULA) and is therefore illegal anyway ;).

>Now I am looking for another solution.
>Is there something on the market (.dll, .ocx, ...) that I can use in
>my Visual Basic code
>to convert .txt data to .pdf ?
Check out the ActiveX version of PDFlib at .

Leonard Rosenthol
Sr. Software Engineer (215) 922-3509 (voice)
Digital Applications (215) 440-0504 (fax)

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