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Topic: Re: Merging images to a PDF page
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 57730
From: LeonardR
Date: 5/29/2002 05:27 PM

At 4:43 AM +1000 10/17/01, p-pdf-developer Listmanager wrote:
>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.
StampPDF from Appligent ( can either
place one PDF onto another _OR_ you could actually have it place the
text directly at the required locations (in a specified

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