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Free, PDF Conversion »

[2 Apr 2009 | No Comment | ]

Convert PDF to JPEG for free by using PDF995’s OmniFormat. It’s a free utility from the team at PDF995, that allows you to convert PDF files to a variety of formats, including JPEG. Check it out…

Editorials, Free, PDF Reader »

[15 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

Accelerate your PDF preview inside of Microsoft Outlook 2007 with Tim Heuer’s Foxit PDF Preview Handler

Acrobat 9, Tips and Tutorials »

[9 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

Peachpit has published a chapter from Donna Baker’s latest book, Acrobat 9 HowTo’s online. The free chapter deals with how to create PDF Portfolios in Acrobat 9.

Free, PDF Conversion, PDF Online »

[28 Dec 2008 | No Comment | ]

Interested in free online file conversion — Zamzar may be the answer for you. This online file service supports PDF conversion for a large number of file formats.

Free, General News, PDF Search »

[6 Nov 2008 | One Comment | ]
Google adds searching of image-based PDF files for free

In what I’d consider to be one of the most exciting non-election related developments in recent times — CIO Today reports that Google is in the process of applying OCR technology to its indexing of PDF files. This is a massive boon — allowing any image-based PDF file (usually scanned documents, books and faxes) to be returned in search results.

Evin Levey, a Google product manager says — “This is a small but important step forward in our mission of making all the world’s information accessible and useful”.

Free, PDF Metadata, PDF Security, PDF Tools »

[5 Nov 2008 | One Comment | ]

Just over 1 year old, I’d like to draw your attention to the company A-PDF and their free set of pdf tools. They allow you to extract text, get/set pdf info and to add page numbers to existing PDF files…

Free, General News, PDF Creation »

[26 Oct 2008 | One Comment | ]

Interested in a list of all of the PDF creation and generation software that you can download and install totally free of charge? And when we say free, we mean that there’s no annoying watermarks, headers, footers built into the software — nada.
Just straight up PDF.
It’s on our sister site — 4xPDF on our constantly updated page, Create PDFs for Free – a List of Free PDF Creation and PDF Generation Software.

Free, PDF Conversion, PDF Online »

[23 Oct 2008 | No Comment | ]

The team behind PDF UNdo, a desktop PDF to Word converter, have taken their technology to the web and released PDF UNdo Online, a 100% free online PDF to Word converter.

Free, PDF Reader »

[17 Oct 2008 | No Comment | ]

If you’re sick of waiting for PDFs to load in your browser or downloading them to your desktop, then check out PdfMeNot.com. This site helps you to quickly view PDFs — without a PDF Reader insight — by converting the PDFs to Flash documents and then quickly displaying the result in your browser.

Tips and Tutorials »

[17 Oct 2008 | 3 Comments | ]

If you’re a Ubuntu user you might be interested in this tip on how to use gscan2pdf to scan your paper documents to PDF.

Free, General News, PDF Creation »

[15 Oct 2008 | One Comment | ]

Solid Documents announced today on their blog that Solid PDF Creator is now 100% free (previously it cost US$29.95) and available for immediate download from www.freepdfcreator.org.

Free, PDF Online »

[9 Oct 2008 | 2 Comments | ]

A number of online PDF editors are starting to emerge, and I believe it’s a trend that’s only going to continue, perhaps culminating in Adobe releasing a truly online version of Acrobat.

Free, PDF Online »

[9 Oct 2008 | 5 Comments | ]

There’s a few online services that offer free PDF creation, but there are barely any that offer free online PDF editing, like PDFHammer does.

Free, PDF Creation, PDF Tools »

[9 Oct 2008 | 29 Comments | ]
Create PDFs for Free – a List of Free PDF Creation and PDF Generation Software

This is a list of all the really free PDF creation and PDF generation software that we could find on the web.

Tips and Tutorials »

[9 Oct 2008 | One Comment | ]

In this tutorial we are going to use CUPS-PDF to add print to PDF functionality in Xandros on the Eee PC.