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Acrobat generate PDF File

Posted on 2002-04-11
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My application can print to windows, printer.
Now i owuld like to implement a automatic PDF Generation.
*) With one button click, i would like to generate a PDF File in a specific folder. Best would be, that no window pops up

thanxs in advance
andreas
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Question by:WinTrans2000A
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by:kretzschmar
ID: 6934860
you may need the acrobat-writer for this
(is like a printer-device)
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by:WinTrans2000A
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i know, and i have it, but i would like to automate this task (from delphi) one button click, and i get the pdf somewhere.

When printing to the PDF it always ask for the location of the pdf !
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by:kretzschmar
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i've done similar with crystal-reports as
report-engine, there was a property for the filename
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by:WinTrans2000A
ID: 6934923
i use the Printer unit.
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by:lopem
ID: 6935932
Try  

   http://www.synactis.com/products/pdf_delphi.htm

You will find here a delphi component. It's a commercial one, but looks very promising. Maybe this is what you need.

best regards,
Manuel Lopez (lopem)
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by:escaper
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interest
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by:DelRunner
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In Acrobat, I'm quite sure you can set it up, not to prompt for filename ! (Acrobat 4.0) It might be this is only valid for the Distiler - I'm not sure.

DR
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by:MaxSCZ
ID: 6952783
Hi,
on torry there are many components freeware
for example:

Nishita's PDF Creation VCL v.2.0  

PowerPdf v.0.9 beta  
 
PasPDF v.0.943  
 
etc...

http://www.torry.net/index.htm

bye Max
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by:WinTrans2000A
ID: 6952884
I have found a cool suite is commercial but has all i need
WPDF ! a great tool !
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