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Thread poster: Dina Abdo

Dina Abdo  Identity Verified
Palestine
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Nov 24, 2005

Hi,

I was trying to print a document in PDF. I tried changing different things, but my printer kept printing letters as symbols!!

Can anyone please tell me how can I fix that?

Thanks for your help in advance


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Natalie  Identity Verified
Poland
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Hi Dina Nov 24, 2005

Try printing your document as image.

Before printing I would close all programs and reboot the computer (quite often various strange things disappear after reboot).

To print the document as image in Acrobat, go to the menu File > Print > Advanced > Print as image.

Please note that the above location of this option is for Acrobat 6 (full version), and it may slightly differ for previous versions of Acrobat.



[Edited at 2005-11-24 20:53]


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Doron Greenspan MITI  Identity Verified
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Instructions on how to solve the problem Nov 25, 2005

Please see the following explanation on how to solve the problem:

http://www.gradsch.uga.edu/For_Students/Enrolled_Students/FontEmbedding/

If you use 'Print as Image, note that it may take ages, depending on the complexity of the document-turned-image.

Good luck, Doron

[Edited at 2005-11-25 08:22]

[Edited at 2005-11-25 11:08]


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Dina Abdo  Identity Verified
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Thank you both :) Nov 25, 2005

Natalie and Doron, thank you both. It worked out perfectly

Best Regards,
Dina


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