Adobe Reader 7 Revealed: Working Effectively with Acrobat PDF Files


book cover
Adobe Reader 7 Revealed: Working Effectively with Acrobat PDF Files
By Ted Padova
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Publisher: Peachpit Press
Pub Date: February 14, 2005
ISBN: 0-321-30531-0
Pages: 400
 



Table of Contents  | Index
overview

Adobe Reader just got better! Now with all-new features, this free application will move out of the shadows of office communications.

  • Over 500 million people have downloaded Adobe Reader.

  • Explores the new features of Reader that many users may not know they have.

  • Will help readers increase productivity in their communications.



book cover
Adobe Reader 7 Revealed: Working Effectively with Acrobat PDF Files
By Ted Padova
...............................................
Publisher: Peachpit Press
Pub Date: February 14, 2005
ISBN: 0-321-30531-0
Pages: 400
 



Table of Contents  | Index

   Copyright
   Acknowledgments
   About the Author
   Foreword
   Introduction
      I Use Adobe!
      Why a Book on Adobe Reader?
      Who Should Buy This book?
      Platform Support
      What You Need
      How to Use This Book
      Staying Connected
    Chapter 1.  Acquiring and Installing Adobe Reader
      Downloading Adobe Reader
      Distributing Adobe Reader
      Installing Adobe Reader
      Creating Web Links to Adobe Reader
    Chapter 2.  Understanding Acrobat Viewers
      Adobe Acrobat Professional
      Adobe Acrobat Standard
      Adobe Reader
      Understanding the Adobe Reader Workplace
      Using Additional Reader Window Components
    Chapter 3.  Getting Familiar with Adobe Reader
      Understanding Preferences
      Getting Adobe Reader Help
      Working with Menus
    Chapter 4.  Viewing PDF Documents
      Opening PDF Documents
      Viewing Document Properties
      Viewing Open Documents
      Viewing Pages
      Viewing Wireframes
      Viewing Object Data
      Viewing Layers
      Using Full Screen Mode
    Chapter 5.  Navigating PDF Documents
      Using Navigation Tools
      Using the Go To Menu and Context Menus
      Using Buttons and Links
      Using Cross-Document Links
      Viewing Articles
    Chapter 6.  Printing PDFs
      Using Print Setup
      Printing a Document
      Printing Selected Pages
      Printing as an Image
      Printing Multiple Pages per Sheet
      Using Print Buttons
      Getting Printing Help
      Viewing Overprints
      Using PrintMe Internet Printing
    Chapter 7.  Searching PDFs
      Using the Find Toolbar
      Using Basic Search
      Using Advanced Search
      Using Search Indexes
      Searching PDFs on the Internet
    Chapter 8.  Working with Text and Images
      Working with Text
      Working with Images
    Chapter 9.  Working with Picture Tasks
      Opening the Picture Tasks Tool
      Exporting to Slide Shows
      Exporting Pictures
      Exporting and Editing Pictures
      Printing Pictures
      Using Online Services (Windows Only)
      Getting Help with Picture Tasks
    Chapter 10.  Saving PDFs
      Saving Copies of PDF Documents
      Saving PDF Files
      Optimizing Files
      Autosaving Files
      Reverting Files to Last Saved Versions
      Saving File Attachments
    Chapter 11.  Using Comment Tools
      Enabling PDFs with Adobe Reader Usage Rights
      Preparing for a Commenting Session
      Using the Note Tool
      Using the Commenting Toolbar
      Using Drawing Markup Tools
    Chapter 12.  Working with Stamp Comments
      Using Stamp Comments
      Pasting Clipboard Data
      Creating Custom Stamps
      Managing Custom Stamps
    Chapter 13.  Working with File Attachments
      Extracting File Attachments
      Attaching Sound Files to PDFs
      Attaching Files
    Chapter 14.  Managing Comments
      Using the Comments Pane
      Importing and Exporting Comments
    Chapter 15.  Working with Reviews and Markups
      Participating in an Email-Based Review
      Participating in a Browser-Based Review
      Using the Tracker
    Chapter 16.  Using the Web and Media
      Viewing PDFs in Web Browsers
      Emailing PDFs
      Playing Video and Sound Clips
    Chapter 17.  Using Digital Signatures and Security
      Creating Digital Signatures
      Signing a Document
      Validating Digital Signatures
      Encryption Using Certificates
    Chapter 18.  PDFs and Accessibility
      Setting Accessibility Preferences
      Checking Document Accessibility
      Using Commands Designed for Accessible Files
      Reflowing Documents
    Chapter 19.  Working with PDF Form
      Setting Form Preferences
      Understanding Form Field Types
      Filling In Forms
      Exporting and Importing Form Data
      Spelling Checking Form Fields
    Chapter 20.  Working with Digital Editions
      Activating an Account
      Completing the Full Activation Process
      Acquiring Digital Editions
      Organizing Digital Editions
      Sending Editions to Mobile Devices
      Moving Forward
    Appendix A.  Creating PDF Files
      Creating PDFs Online
      Commercial PDF Creation Tools
      Creating PDFs on the Macintosh
      Adobe LiveCycle Reader Extensions
    Appendix B.  Upgrading to Acrobat
      Upgrading to the Right Version
      System Requirements
      Acrobat Standard
      Acrobat Professional
    Appendix C.  Using the Tutorial Files
      Files available for downloading
   Colophon
   Index