Archive: Acrobat 6.0
ARTS PDF recently announced the release of Stratify, a
plug-in for creating, inserting, editing and controlling PDF
layers in Acrobat.
Princess Cruises has launched what it's proclaiming as the
industry's first-ever "interactive eBrochures," with the
first PDF-based edition highlighting its Alaska 2005 tours.
With the shortest Acrobat product cycle in company history, Adobe
Systems today announced the forthcoming release of its Acrobat 7
lineup of Portable Document Format (PDF)-oriented products. They are
slated to begin shipping by the end of 2004, according to the
company; Acrobat 6 shipped in mid-2003. Acrobat has more typically
been on an 18-month product cycle. Planet PDF is developing a range
of articles to showcase the next version of Acrobat and the free
Adobe Reader, including a variety of new and enhanced features. Check
back soon for further details.
On the eve of Adobe's announcement of Acrobat 7, Planet
PDF talked with Pam Deziel, Director of Marketing for Acrobat
on the desktop, about a few of the new
and enhanced features in the product family and about her
history with the company -- and particularly her decade-old
involvement with PDF. Deziel was a member of the Acrobat team
from versions 1.0 to 3.0, then returned as plans were taking
shape for the just-announced version that is due to begin
shipping in late 2004.
Adobe Systems is offering a series of free, English-language
workshops for Acrobat developers in London, Munich and Paris
during the week of November 22. With Adobe's recent announcement of Acrobat 7, the topics covered in this session will include new features and functionality in Acrobat 7, Adobe Reader 7, Adobe LiveCycle Designer 7 and how these products integrate with Adobe LiveCycle tools.
We've randomly selected the winners of an Apple iPod and ARTS PDF Aerialist software from the more than 1800 respondents who took part in our recent survey about Planet PDF and the PDF Store.
In collaboration with GATF Press, we're hosting a
promotional contest to give away during the next month eight
copies of the "PDF Print Production Guide, Second Edition,"
by Joseph Marin and Julie Shaffer of GATF. The updated book
covers PDF and production workflow solutions, Acrobat 6, Mac
OS X, print-related PDF plug-ins, and an introduction to PDF
Browse the Table of Contents for the "PDF Print Production
Guide, Second Edition," by Joseph Marin and Julie Shaffer of
GATF, and download an excerpt from the recently updated book.
Chapter 10 -- titled 'Review PDF Documents' -- is an excerpt
from the book "How to Do Everything with Adobe Acrobat 6.0"
by Doug Sahlin and McGraw-Hill/Osborne Media. It includes
illustrated techniques on how to use the Comments tab, Note
tool and the File Attachment tool, and how to add Comments
and Audio Comments.
We've named all eight randomly selected winners in our
recent promotional contest to give away to members of our
global community eight free copies of a book by Doug Sahlin,
published by Osborne/McGraw-Hill. This contest is now closed.