To: "SEAOC Newsletter" <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
Subject: Re: AutCAD DWG to PDF?
From: Christopher Wright <chrisw(--nospam--at)skypoint.com>
Date: Sat, 17 Jun 00 19:26:11 -0500
>You need to use Adobe Acrobat.
Too true. Acrobat lets you include color and is transparently
cross-platform. It's also compressed, so technophobe clients don't have
to get someone to figure out what un-Zip means. You can protect the
document against unauthorized editing or even printing and you can
encipher it and sign it digitally. Acrobat has all the advantages of
faxing plus a few more and none of the disadvantages. Another cool thing
is that you can make any URL into a live link.
For the Mac(I assume it works the same way in Windoze) you make anything
into a pdf file from the 'Print' menu pic. Print the doc to a file,
choosing the Acrobat PDF option. It works with any program including my
Christopher Wright P.E. |"They couldn't hit an elephant from
chrisw(--nospam--at)skypoint.com | this distance" (last words of Gen.
___________________________| John Sedgwick, Spotsylvania 1864)