Carl Young's Adobe Acrobat 6.0: Getting Professional Results from Your PDFs
By Young, Carl

Harness the full power of Acrobat 6 Professional’s many features

Create functional PDFs using the must-have PDF-creation tool, Acrobat 6 Professional. With guidance from Adobe Certified Expert Carl Young, you’ll tackle all Acrobat topics and become a pro. Start off with the basics for producing good PDFs, then get tips on maximizing Acrobat 6 Professional’s advanced capabilities--mark up and add comments in PDFs, create forms, customize PDFs using Acrobat JavaScript, create more than one PDF at a time using batch processing, and secure your PDFs. You’ll also discover how to make PDFs from Adobe, Corel, CAD, and Microsoft applications, plus QuarkXPress.

  • Package multimedia elements such as movies and sound files into a PDF
  • Create first-rate interactive PDFs that are searchable and can be indexed either on the web or on a CD
  • Make PDFs for people with visual or reading disabilities
  • Add and reply to comments, generate reports of comments, and import and integrate comments into Microsoft Word
  • Create user-friendly PDFs from WordPerfect
  • Secure PDFs for reliable and trustworthy interdepartmental and interagency communication
  • Use the power of batch processing to process hundreds of files at a time
  • Use prepress and built-in preflighting to create industry-standard PDF/Xs
  • Navigate large CAD drawings, and print the drawings to scale

Carl Young is President of DigiPub Solutions, the producer of the PDF Conference. He is an Adobe Certified Expert in Acrobat and FrameMaker, as well as a Certified Technical Trainer. Adobe selected him to run the first public Acrobat 6 training sessions at their worldwide launch of Acrobat 6.

DOI: 10.1036/0072231386

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Author Biography

CARL YOUNG (Phoenix, AZ) is president of DigiPub Solutions, Inc. and is the producer of the PDF Conferences ( He is an Adobe Certified Expert in Acrobat.

Carl Young's Adobe Acrobat 6.0: Getting Professional Results from Your PDFs
Author(s): Young, Carl
ISBN: 0072231386
DOI: 10.1036/0072231386

Format: paperback, 400 pages.
Pub date: 24 May 2004
Copyright: 2004
$37.95 US
Product Line: McGraw-Hill Osborne Media

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