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by Willy Van Nuffel
Sun Apr 28, 2013 8:32 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Texts creating and editing
Replies: 9
Views: 2266

Re: Texts creating and editing

Dmitry, I am not a PDF expert but I think you can achieve what you want by first creating a TypeWriter comment and after that, clicking elsewhere, then right clicking on the new comment you made, and clicking Flatten. Now your text will become part of the real text layer. It seems you can do this 'f...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sat Apr 27, 2013 6:47 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Some remarks on Stamp tool, Typewriter, Toolbars, ...
Replies: 7
Views: 2155

Re: Some remarks on Stamp tool, Typewriter, Toolbars, ...

to Will: Reference to my comments: http://www.tracker-software.com/forum3/viewtopic.php?f=62&t=17067 to Ivan: Thanks for explaining. By switching to "Standard Layout" the page display is back to what I like it should be. I guess that many people will struggle with this ! To indicate the difference b...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Apr 26, 2013 8:10 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Some remarks on Stamp tool, Typewriter, Toolbars, ...
Replies: 7
Views: 2155

Some remarks on Stamp tool, Typewriter, Toolbars, ...

Sorry to annoy you with still some remarks after testing with the 301 pre-release: Problems with the Stamp tool 1) I do not find a way to choose another stamp than the "Draft" one. Clicking an other stamp in Stamps Palette (via Tools > Comment and Markup tools, has no use). 2) I do not find an intui...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Apr 26, 2013 7:20 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Dragging tabs causes blue overlay!
Replies: 9
Views: 2509

Re: Dragging tabs causes blue overlay!

Just did a test for the above problem with the 301 pre-release and the strange blue overlay is still there...
(MS Windows 7 - 32-bit - Home Premium - SP1)
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Apr 26, 2013 7:14 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: OCR produces blank pages
Replies: 8
Views: 1984

Re: OCR produces blank pages

I suppose that Thomas will send you his answer too, but I just like to already let you know that OCR creates blank pages when you just "Create New Searchable PDF". I did a few tests with English and French, with Low, Medium and High Accuracy... (by use of PDF-Editor pre-release build 301). It is onl...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Mar 28, 2013 8:04 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF-XChange Viewer versus PDF-XChange Editor
Replies: 9
Views: 2757

Re: PDF-XChange Viewer versus PDF-XChange Editor

Thank you very much for the answer.
Now it is clear to me.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Mar 27, 2013 8:42 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: PDF-XChange Viewer versus PDF-XChange Editor
Replies: 9
Views: 2757

PDF-XChange Viewer versus PDF-XChange Editor

Sorry that I ask this, but I do not immediatly find it clearly stated:

Will PDF-XChange Viewer continue it's life besides PDF-XChange Editor, like Adobe Reader and Adobe Acrobat (Writer) are doing, or will the Viewer finally be 'replaced' with the Editor ?
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Mar 27, 2013 8:26 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Display the "page size"
Replies: 1
Views: 1245

Display the "page size"

I searched a while for the "page size" properties, but I can not find it somewhere in PDF-XChange Editor. (I hope I did not over-look it...) In PDF-XChange Viewer it is displayed at the left bottom of the screen. In Adobe Reader you can find it in the File > Properties > Description tab. Nowhere in ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Mar 27, 2013 8:06 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Message "Not printable border"
Replies: 12
Views: 2823

Re: Message "Not printable border"

EDITED MY ORIGINAL MESSAGE...
Reading about your problem, I tried to reproduce this phenomenon, and I could indeed.
I did not stand still before by this, maybe you can simply check "Don't show in future" when you are sure of your case...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Mar 25, 2013 7:27 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Some questions & concerns on the new PDF-XChange Editor!
Replies: 13
Views: 2936

Re: Some questions & concerns on the new PDF-XChange Editor!

I hope there is no missunderstanding between: 1) setting "Default Page Layout" and "Default Page Zoom" via Edit Preferences > Page Display, where I can confirm that these settings are NOT remembered/recorded (+ "Logical Page Numbers" stays actif after having been checked out and having clicked OK). ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Sat Mar 23, 2013 11:00 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: A few comments
Replies: 4
Views: 1670

A few comments

John, The new edition of PDF-XChange Editor is really spectacular and outstanding. It offers a lot of functionality and it is easy to use. May I take the opportunity to write a few remarks... - setup progress bar a first does not seem to mark that installation has already started and at some passes ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Feb 20, 2013 9:31 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: One thing that needs changing
Replies: 5
Views: 1231

Re: One thing that needs changing

This question made me just curious how to move a window without mouse control: - Press ALT + spacebar (when the dialogbox is up) This will show you the Move and Close options - Press M (for Move) - Now you can use the arrow/cursor keys to move the window (up/down/left/right) - Press ENTER when you a...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Nov 15, 2012 9:54 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Excel graphics - line weight not equal
Replies: 3
Views: 1430

Re: Excel graphics - line weight not equal

Hi Stefan, Thanks for the solution! Strange that I did not see this or did not think about it ... It must be because - in this particular case - there was no value filled in for the "Print quality" (mostly it is set by default to 300 dpi or more). And also because - when printing to a real printer -...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Nov 14, 2012 12:36 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Excel graphics - line weight not equal
Replies: 3
Views: 1430

Excel graphics - line weight not equal

When printing Excel 2007 linegraphics with "PDF-XChange 4.0" printerdriver (build 207) to a new PDF-file, the resulting lines are not equal in weight or thickness. A similar print to PDF with "Adobe PDF" printerdriver gives a correct result. Using PDF-XChange Excel-addin "Convert to PDF" gives an eq...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Oct 24, 2012 11:09 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: View markups in other pdf viewers?
Replies: 11
Views: 2231

Re: View markups in other pdf viewers?

For your information: I converted a Word 2007 document to a PDF (via the PDF-XChange Office Add-in). Then I made several annotations/markups from within PDF-XChange PDF Viewer Pro (version 2.5 build 201.0): - highlight - strikethrough - typewriter - textbox - comment - arrow - rectangle - circle - c...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Oct 23, 2012 6:43 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: View markups in other pdf viewers?
Replies: 11
Views: 2231

Re: View markups in other pdf viewers?

Paul, Honestly, actually I do not have any experience with it, but given the fact that Adobe is the originator of the PDF-format, I would doubt that they would not support their own specifications, and that they would not do the necessary effort to support PDF at it's utmost on the most popular (por...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Oct 23, 2012 5:22 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: View markups in other pdf viewers?
Replies: 11
Views: 2231

Re: View markups in other pdf viewers?

@filosofjer
You could also ask to one of the students to do a little test with Adobe Reader mobile app:
- http://www.adobe.com/be_en/products/reader-mobile.html
It is for 'free' and can be used on iPad, iPhone and Android.
And, it is not a competitor for Tracker Software on these platforms.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue May 22, 2012 8:19 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Print in color is not possible
Replies: 45
Views: 8037

Re: Print in color is not possible

Most of the colorprinters (and I suppose it is an all-in-one printer that you are using) can also "print in grayscale".

You never now, can it be possible that this "Print in grayscale" setting is actually actif in your colorprinter's settings when you do a print from within PDF-XChange Viewer ?
by Willy Van Nuffel
Fri Jan 06, 2012 1:26 pm
Forum: OCR- For the PDF-XChange Editor and Viewer
Topic: Poor OCR results
Replies: 5
Views: 3433

Re: Poor OCR results

Hi SteepleChase. The OCR functionality is a nice piece of software that has been add to the PDF-XChange Viewer Pro. I did several tests with it and did find out that the "Accuracy" parameter does not really do what it should be supposed to do. When you set it on "Low" or "Medium" the result is fairl...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Dec 19, 2011 2:31 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Printing from Word 2000
Replies: 3
Views: 1463

Re: Printing from Word 2000

Maybe it will help you to know that most of the time this kind of problem is due to the print "resolution" setting. If you apply the same setting (for example 300 dpi) for your printer and for PDF-XChange 4.0, there is great chance that your PDF-file will look the same as your printed version. Pleas...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Oct 06, 2011 1:18 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Distance between characters is not correct
Replies: 7
Views: 3050

Re: Distance between characters is not correct

With this I send you a sample of an Excel file (and the resulting PDF) in which the hyperlink only works for the first word. But, I have to say sorry, the problem is not in PDF-XChange, it is already in Excel. When the column in which the hyperlink resides (column B) just covers the first word of th...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Oct 06, 2011 7:53 am
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Distance between characters is not correct
Replies: 7
Views: 3050

Re: Distance between characters is not correct

Thanks already for the explanation. I wonder if it would be possible to use the print resolution to generate the text for the PDF and to use the screen resolution to detect and to generate the hyperlinks? So, the two results could be combined using an "overlay"? Maybe it is not that easy ... When ge...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Oct 05, 2011 11:42 am
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Distance between characters is not correct
Replies: 7
Views: 3050

Distance between characters is not correct

When using the PDF-XChange 4 MS-Office add-in (for Excel 2007) (build 199) there seems to be a problem with the font kerning for fonts with a size of less than 10. In the "Arial" font there is problem with the characters W and M (see sample PDF-file). In the "Times New Roman" there is a problem with...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Sep 28, 2011 12:51 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Bookmarks setting not available
Replies: 8
Views: 3400

Re: Bookmarks setting not available

Today, we had a download and test of the PDF-XChange 4.0 newest build 199. The Bookmarks setting is now present in the MS Office add-in (for Excel) and works as expected. So, from now on we can combine the creation of bookmarks and hyperlinks in one PDF. Many thanks for having this implemented so fa...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Sep 20, 2011 6:55 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Bookmarks setting not available
Replies: 8
Views: 3400

Re: Bookmarks setting not available

Stefan, it is just fine to hear that. If the 'Bookmarks' item would be present in de Settings-tab of the MS Office Add-in for Excel, just like it is now in the Settings-tab of the "PDF-Xchange 4.0" printer, it would be just perfect. Maybe it can be interesting for the Word and Powerpoint add-ins as ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Sep 20, 2011 8:06 am
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Bookmarks setting not available
Replies: 8
Views: 3400

Re: Bookmarks setting not available

Thanks for your reply. What I tried to explain is that via File (or via the Office-button) > Print > PDF-XChange 4.0 > Properties > Settings > Bookmarks, you have the possibility to create PDF-bookmarks based on several "Detection Options" (please have a look at that). Unfortunately when you use tha...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Sep 19, 2011 8:04 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Bookmarks setting not available
Replies: 8
Views: 3400

Bookmarks setting not available

Via the PDF-XChange printer driver there is a very interesting feature in the Settings list: namely "Bookmarks". Unfortunately this feature is not available in your MS Office Addin (for MS Excel 2007). We do use the MS Office Add-in to retain the hyper-'Links' that are present in the Excel-sheets, a...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Nov 16, 2010 10:02 am
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Problem with MS-Visio
Replies: 7
Views: 3096

Re: Problem with MS-Visio

Stefan, To be clear, my reply was not a proposition to reproduce the problem. It was simply the solution. Mattes57 says that he uses the PDF-XChange 'Add-in' in MS-Visio 2003 and set the size to 'A4'. In my opinion he has to set the size to 'Auto' (in the PDF-Xchange Add-in Settings) to solve his pr...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Nov 15, 2010 10:28 am
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Problem with MS-Visio
Replies: 7
Views: 3096

Re: Problem with MS-Visio

Look in PDF-XChange 4 tab > click Settings icon > (tab Settings) > Paper > Layout >
Change the "Sheet Size" to "Auto" and have a new try...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Dec 31, 2009 3:06 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Aligning interactive form fields when making a .pdf
Replies: 15
Views: 4752

Re: Aligning interactive form fields when making a .pdf

I think there is a simple solution to this bad alignment: simply do turn off the display of the "hidden text" in Word.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Mon Oct 05, 2009 9:42 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Profiles do not remember Paper Size
Replies: 5
Views: 1659

Re: Profiles do not remember Paper Size

John, I have to admit that - in the case of converting a Microsoft Word document to PDF - it has no sense to change the paper size in PDF-XChange. Word indeed 'dominates' that item and so I can not send you an example. For this you are totally right. But in the case of Excel and probably a lot of ot...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Sep 30, 2009 11:22 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Profiles do not remember Paper Size
Replies: 5
Views: 1659

Re: Profiles do not remember Paper Size

John, Sorry to say it, but I would not put the blame on Word. Even when setting the paper size of my Word document to 'A5', PDF-XChange changes back to 'A4'. When I look into Windows Registry at HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Tracker Software\PDF-XChange 4.0\Drivers\PDF-XChange 4.0\Profiles\, I do find ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Sep 23, 2009 2:33 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: A6 size is not available
Replies: 2
Views: 1083

A6 size is not available

Dear Sirs, Although A6 (105 cm x 148 cm) seems to be one the ISO216 paper size definitions, it is not available as a destination format in PDF-XChange nor in Adobe Acrobat. Both products offer possibilities for A0 down to A5, but not for A6 to A10. Should there be some reason for this, or is it just...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Sep 23, 2009 2:19 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Profiles do not remember Paper Size
Replies: 5
Views: 1659

Profiles do not remember Paper Size

Dear Sirs, When customizing the Paper Size to for example A5 for a certain Profile (other than "Current") in the PDF-XChange 4.0 printerdriver (build 165), this change is not remembered next time this same Profile is being used and after the application in question has been restarted (in our case Wo...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Aug 27, 2009 12:42 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: MS Word charts "copied as picture" not PDFing correctly
Replies: 8
Views: 1801

Re: MS Word charts "copied as picture" not PDFing correctly

Maybe I'm a little bit late with my solution. I just red this topic today (27th of August).

I think the solution for this is very simple, but you just have to know.

Just change the print resolution in your PDF-XChange 4.0 printer from 300 to 600dpi and than have a new try !

Success.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Jul 16, 2009 8:23 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: "Save path" for Reports in MS Access 2007
Replies: 3
Views: 1070

Re: "Save path" for Reports in MS Access 2007

The use of 'Profiles' is indeed a very handy function. All settings for a specific job can be stored in a separate profile. You can make as many profiles as you need. The only thing that you have to take into account is that every other user of the application must have a copy of these profiles on i...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Jul 09, 2009 7:06 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Word document with embedded Excel sheet
Replies: 3
Views: 1248

Re: Word document with embedded Excel sheet

Here it is, "Workbook_2007.xlsx" enclosed in ZIP-file.

Thanks for your investigation.
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Jul 08, 2009 12:24 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Word document with embedded Excel sheet
Replies: 3
Views: 1248

Word document with embedded Excel sheet

When we embed a part (= table) of an Excel sheet in a Word document there is a chance of a wrong result when converting it to PDF with PDF-XChange 4.0163. Apparently it depends on the zooming percentage of the original Excel file + the Zoom level that has been set in PDF-XChange. The exact explanati...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed Jul 08, 2009 7:52 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: "Save path" for Reports in MS Access 2007
Replies: 3
Views: 1070

"Save path" for Reports in MS Access 2007

When designing a Report in MS Access (2007-SP2) (via right click on the report and then "Design View") it is possible (via the tab "Report Design Tools" and "Page Setup" > "Page"-tab ) to "Use Specific Printer". So we do choose this option (by clicking on the "Printer..." button) and select "PDF-XCh...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu Jun 04, 2009 9:12 am
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: "Transition type" stays blank
Replies: 1
Views: 1362

"Transition type" stays blank

One of the new possibilities in version 4 of PDF-XChange is the insertion of "Transitions" between pages in a PDF. This option can be activated via the properties of the printer driver or via the Settings icon in the PDF-XChange tab (in Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and then selecting "General" > "Transi...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Tue Jun 02, 2009 8:58 am
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Left Section of Footer not present in resulting PDF
Replies: 6
Views: 2382

Re: Left Section of Footer not present in resulting PDF

This morning I did a new test with release 4.0162 of PDF-XChange and the problem is still there. I started with the preset "Page 1" for the footer (the second choice in the standard list, just below (none) ). The result was good, the text "Page 1" was indeed present on the bottom of the page in the ...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Thu May 28, 2009 1:27 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Resolution setting is not remembered
Replies: 2
Views: 1626

Re: Resolution setting is not remembered

Some settings for the PDF-XChange Office Add-in are indeed common, but some are not. Like for example: - the "Border type" for hyperlinks can be set different for Word than the one for Excel; - when saving the PDF you can choose to run (or not) the default viewer for Word and you can set it differen...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed May 27, 2009 1:29 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Left Section of Footer not present in resulting PDF
Replies: 6
Views: 2382

Re: Left Section of Footer not present in resulting PDF

We are using PDF-XChange 4.0 build 159.

I have included a ZIP-file with:
- a print screen of my settings (Test_Footer.jpg)
- the original Word 2007 document (Test_Footer.docx)
- the resulting PDF (Test_Footer.pdf).
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed May 27, 2009 12:03 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Resolution setting is not remembered
Replies: 2
Views: 1626

Resolution setting is not remembered

Starting of version 4 of PDF-XChange it is possible to set the [b]Resolution[/b] via the Office ribbon > tab [b]PDF-XChange 4[/b] > icon [b]Settings[/b] > tab [b]Settings[/b] > [b]Paper[/b]. Should it be possible to store this value (separately for Word, Excel and Powerpoint) somewhere in the Window...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed May 27, 2009 11:42 am
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Left Section of Footer not present in resulting PDF
Replies: 6
Views: 2382

Left Section of Footer not present in resulting PDF

When converting a Word 2007 document from within Word 2007-SP2 (Windows XP-SP2), and activating the option "Headers/Footers" via the Settings icon in the PDF-XChange 4 tab (Office add-in), you can fill in the Left, Mid and Right Section of the Header and Footer via the 'Customize…" button. When test...
by Willy Van Nuffel
Wed May 20, 2009 12:10 pm
Forum: Office2PDF & MS Office Addin
Topic: Document Info Bug
Replies: 8
Views: 3128

Re: Document Info Bug

Sorry to interfere, but what should happen when the check marks "convert document information" AND "place additional information into the document" are both active, once that this second option is functioning properly? Will there be some kind of priority? What do you think of one of the following su...