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Topic: Re: skinning' Acrobat Reader...
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 58553
From: LeonardR
Date: 5/29/2002 05:33 PM

At 6:52 PM -0500 3/29/01, p-pdf-developer Listmanager wrote:
>I have this crazy idea to create a "skin" (for lack of a better
>word) for Acrobat Reader, in short it would have a different
>graphical interface (something like an ancient book) but with the
>functionality of Reader.


>Is this possible (and if so, how?), or just plain impossible? How
>about not using Acrobat Reader, but some other pdf reader?
This is EXACTLY what the Adobe eBook Reader is. It's an
alternative UI/skin for the "guts" of Acrobat Reader. Another
product like this would be the DocAble product from Everybook
(), which uses our SPDF & SPDF_CP library
to render the PDF document to their window.

Leonard Rosenthol
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Digital Applications (215) 440-0504 (fax)

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