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Re: Awesome PDF writer

  • To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
  • Subject: [mg64367] Re: Awesome PDF writer
  • From: David Bailey <dave at Remove_Thisdbailey.co.uk>
  • Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2006 01:31:43 -0500 (EST)
  • References: <dsmu3b$d6q$1@smc.vnet.net>
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Paul McHale wrote:
> For those that have tried to create quality PDFs from Mathematica
> using Adobe, it can be a disappointing experience.  Some things are
> handled well, some are not.
> 
> The same can be said for postscript -> Ghostview -> PDF.
> 
> I found a free PDF printer driver that has worked incredible so far.
> 
> http://www.primopdf.com/
> 
> 
> It is free as in FREE.  No popups.  Although it only works under
> windows, it seems to work exceptionally well so far.
> 
> Thanks,
> Paul
> 
Paul,

Thanks for that tip - it seems to work really well - I hope I have not 
infected my machine with anything - I will run a check just in case.

I did look at PDFCreator suggested by David Annetts, but it was less 
obvious how to install it, and it seemed to need Ghostscript, etc.

David Bailey
http://www.dbaileyconsultancy.co.uk


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