Tag Archives: pdf

Convert PDF files to black and white

With ghostscript and ps2pdf. http://jon.dehdari.org/tutorials/pdf_tricks.html gs -dNOPAUSE -dBATCH -q -sOutputFile=- -sDEVICE=psmono input.pdf | ps2pdf – output.pdf I haven’t tried. It’s interesting to reduce size of large PDF files. Advertisements

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Capture full webpage and convert to PDF with OCR.

1. Capture webpage using Awesome Screenshot add-on in firefox. 2. You’ll get a very big image with 72 pp. Adobe Professional can’t perform the OCR in such a big image. You need to resize the image to a lower size, … Continue reading

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Convert PDF, doc, txt.. files to Kindle

Use Mobipocket creator. With mobipocket creator you can create .prc files, suitables for kindle devices. http://www.mobipocket.com/en/downloadsoft/productdetailscreator.asp

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Remove DRM of ebooks

http://apprenticealf.wordpress.com/

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Why Scribus doesn’t embed some fonts by default creating a pdf

Fonts with more than 2048 glyphs will be automatically converted to outlines to reduce the size of the PDF. This font-specific setting can be changed in Preferences > Fonts by unchecking the “Subset” option for a font. http://wiki.scribus.net/canvas/Scribus_Output Si las … Continue reading

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Create editable pdfs with libreoffice

http://www.atareao.es/ubuntu/como-hacer-pdf-editables-hibridos-y-como-editarlos/ Create pdfs that you can easily edit with libreoffice. Not only with Draw, but even with Calc, Writer (maybe even Impress).

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Reduce filesize of a scanned pdf

http://askubuntu.com/questions/3382/reduce-filesize-of-a-scanned-pdf

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