During an action-packed seven days in the PDF world, this week in PDF has seen the announcement of a PDF-to-InDesign conversion tool, a brand-new PDF smart form and a new version of a PDF optical character recognition (OCR) product.
In a period dominated by the launch of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, the final installment of J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter saga, this week in PDF has seen a standards body's anniversary and updates to PDF creation and security products.
In a busy seven days, this week in PDF sees an online E-Filing preparation tool become a free service, the release of a new text on Adobe Acrobat 3D and updates to products for PDF mail merging and PDF preflight.
In a follow-up to last week's announcement of a pending PDF-competing standard, this week in PDF sees the head of the committee responsible named, an update to a PDF workflow tool and the State of Illinois adopting a suite of PDF solutions.
While Adobe courted controversy with its "Send to FedEx Kinko's", this week in PDF sees drafting begin on a standard based on a PDF competitor, the release of a free, PDF-based patent widget and a major update to a PDF printing tool.
According to a story posted on GraphicRepro, Adobe has seriously tweaked the rancor of PIA/GATF, the world's largest graphic arts trade association by including a "send to FexEx Kinko's" button in Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader.
OK, so you want to stamp your document. Maybe you need to give reviewers some advice about the document's status or sensitivity. This tip from author Ted Padova demonstrates how to add stamps with the Stamp Tool along with related comments.