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Automating Page Actions

Dave Wraight

In this follow-up to Using Page Actions to Trigger Events in PDFs, we show you how to add Actions (either Closing or Opening actions) to every Page in your PDF document - in batch!

Developer   January 12, 2004

Creating a Popup Menu

Dave Wraight

The Popup Menu has been around since Acrobat version 4 and has often been overlooked as a means to enable your users to get around your documents quickly or to activate Acrobat menu items or features.

Enterprise & Government   August 27, 2003

Setting Your Own Page Numbers

Dave Wraight

A new feature of Acrobat 4 is the ability to create custom page numbering.

Enterprise & Government   August 09, 2003

Managing Your PDF Books and eBooks

Dave Wraight

A good way to keep your electronic document at arms reach is to organise them using the Acrobat Bookshelf. From the File menu, choose 'My Bookshelf'. You?ll be presented with the My Bookshelf dialog.

Enterprise & Government   May 28, 2003

Find Acrobat toolbar tools. Where did they go?

We show you where to find those extra toolbar tools when they go missing.

Enterprise & Government   March 13, 2003

Create Multiple Identical Links with with PDF Forms

Acrobat's Touch Up Object tool not only lets you edit images in your PDF, it lets you copy and paste these between pages and PDFs.

Enterprise & Government   February 13, 2003

Create Multiple Identical Links with with PDF Forms

You could use Acrobat's link tool to create the link on every page, but that's tedious if more than a few links are to be created. And unfortunately, you can't copy and paste links. We show you how to use forms to create multiple identical links.

Enterprise & Government   February 08, 2003

Creating Page Templates in Acrobat

Ted Padova

Page templates can be used for many different purposes with Acrobat forms. Among other uses, pages can be added to a PDF from a page template.

Enterprise & Government   February 08, 2003

Using Links in Acrobat

Richard Crocker

Adjusting the properties of your links is a great way to give your PDFs a style of their own. Some can be just for looks and some can help improve the usability of your PDFs. Link properties include settings such as type, highlight, color, style and magnification.

Enterprise & Government   December 07, 2002

Turning Paper Into Searchable PDFs

Richard Crocker

While Acrobat's Paper Capture plug-in is not going to give you the power to turn an office completely paperless, it's particularly useful for making key data and info available across a network. For example, imagine having information like commonly accessed contracts and documentation on a computer network, instead of locked away as paper in a filing cabinet. This tip introduces you to using Acrobat's Paper Capture plug-in.

Enterprise & Government   December 03, 2002

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Adding a PDF Stamp Comment

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.