Solved

How to compress the PDF created by ABCpdf ?

Posted on 2010-09-14
6
2,039 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
We are using ABCpdf in an ASP web-app to create PDF reports, made up of a mixture of images and text. These are typically 20-30 MB in size. However they can be compressed down to 0.5 MB quite easily, by printing them to a PDF printer.

I would like to be able to apply the compression programmatically, so that we don't have to carry out the further manual step.

Does anyone know how to do this with ABCpdf ?
0
Comment
Question by:zorba111
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
6 Comments
 
LVL 5

Accepted Solution

by:
rubikru earned 500 total points
ID: 33670162
Hello!

It seems to be an issue of particular version.

Have You tried the latest version of the ABCpdf?

Read here:
http://www.weask.us/entry/optimize-abcpdf-file-size
0
 

Author Comment

by:zorba111
ID: 35093819
Dear angelll,

I need to ask a new question and am prevented because I had unresolved questions.

I have resolved all that I could, this one remains.

Because you have started the auto-close process, I can do nothing with this question.

Please can u arrange for me to be able to ask my new question?

Or failing that, take the auto-close status off this one, so I can actually take control.

pls notify me at:
cr@altmore.co.uk
and
rafferty_conor@yahoo.co.uk

urgently need to get into EE to ask a new question, this is my 3rd year of subscription and hardly used EE in last 6mths !!!!!
0
 

Author Comment

by:zorba111
ID: 35094005
I intend to accept the answer to this question, but I can't do that while you are going through the auto-close process. Could you stop the auto-close process so I can get this question answered ?

thanks!
0
 

Author Comment

by:zorba111
ID: 35094011
I suppose I might need to object here, otherwise u might not be able to cancel the auto-close....
0

Featured Post

Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

When it comes to security, close monitoring is a must. According to WhiteHat Security annual report, a substantial number of all web applications are vulnerable always. Monitis offers a new product - fully-featured Website security monitoring and pr…
Q&A with Course Creator, Mark Lassoff, on the importance of HTML5 in the career of a modern-day developer.
This tutorial will teach you the core code needed to finalize the addition of a watermark to your image. The viewer will use a small PHP class to learn and create a watermark.
In this sixth video of the Xpdf series, we discuss and demonstrate the PDFtoPNG utility, which converts a multi-page PDF file to separate color, grayscale, or monochrome PNG files, creating one PNG file for each page in the PDF. It does this via a c…

630 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question