converting Arabic Word Doc to PDF file without a mess
Thread poster: dmoamin
dmoamin  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 18:59
Arabic to English
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Jan 8, 2007

Hi all
I am trying to convert a large size word document ( 86 pages) to a PDF file. I am having a problem with the pages. they seem not to match and it creates a big mess specially regarding page numbers, for example my page looks something like this
Page 1 Chapter one ....chapter name
on top of the page then you have the same through out the book.
Page 2 Chapter one.. chapter name
so when i convert to PDF file i see the heading in the middle of page one or at the end of page 1 and so on through out the rest of the book. the book is in Arabic
am I doing anything wrong? any ideas or thoughts on how to fix the problem?
i change the font into a smaller size i also inserted page break, i went one by one looking though the pages on Print Preview to make sure they all in their proper places, but that did not help.
any ideas please?
thanks a lot

[Edited at 2007-01-08 22:28]

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Waleed Mohamed  Identity Verified
United Arab Emirates
Local time: 05:59
English to Arabic
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Free online conversion to PDF may work.. Jan 8, 2007

Hi colleague,

Try to convert your document to PDF format using the following free online services: (Maximum size of document is 20 MB) (Maximum size of document is 2 MB)

May be your current problem does not happen if you try the above method.

I tried it and it works great with me.

Best regards,


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Adobe PDF Middle East Version will handle such mess Jan 10, 2007

Adobe PDF Middle East Version will handle such mess.
I am ready to receive your file and convert it for you.

Kind regards

Ahmad Wadan
English-Arabic Financial Translator

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