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How do I mix up .tif and pdf files to one PDF using any PDF creater

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I got 25 .tif images of one document and couple pdf pages, I need to put them in one order in one document as PDF doco. I got BULLZIP PDF creator ( OS: Windows 7 ) , but I can't see the option to put all of them in one.
Can some one please suggest  me how to do or is there any good Free PDF creator there.

Thanks!
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Bullzip is fine for converting the TIFF images to PDF – just print to the Bullzip print driver. If you have any problems with that piece of it, there are many other free solutions out there. My two favorite freebies are CutePDF and doPDF:

http://www.cutepdf.com/Products/CutePDF/writer.asp
http://www.dopdf.com

The next step is to reorder the pages, but most solutions I'm aware of for this are not free, such as A-PDF Page Master, Nitro PDF, and various Adobe and Nuance products. One thing that may work for you is Adolix Split & Merge PDF. Their free version has the limitations of only five documents and 50 pages, but for your project, that may be sufficient:
http://www.adolix.com/split-merge-pdf/

Regards, Joe
MSGK161091Netbackup Storage Specialist

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Hi Joe

I used Bullzip to merge .TIF files into one PDF file, then split each into single  PDF file, then using Adolix I merge 5 files at a time into one PDF file, then combine 5 page files into one PDF.
This way I put all of them in one order. Bit lengthy process but at last able to make one PDF file with all pages in correct order.

Thanks for your help. Appreciated.

Regards
M A Khan
Joe WinogradDeveloper
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Glad it worked for you. There are faster, easier ways to do it, but not with any free products that I'm aware of. I use Nuance's PaperPort for most of my scanning/imaging tasks and it would be perfect for a project like this, as it has a Save As function to convert from TIF to PDF, and allows you to reorder pages via a simple drag-and-drop of the page thumbnails (there are no limitations on number of docs or number of pages). It can even automatically OCR during the TIF to PDF conversion, thereby creating a PDF file with both the image and a layer of text (that you can search and copy/paste). Here's a link to some more info:
http://nuance.com/for-individuals/by-product/paperport/index.htm

All of that is the good news. The bad news is that it's not free. The latest version is 14, which just came out in August. The main enhancement is cloud support, which you probably don't need. The new version is fairly expensive, but you can get the previous version, which is 12 (yes, they were superstitious and skipped 13), as a download at Newegg for $39.99:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168168677800SF

The Newegg download is likely to be 12.0. Do not install that. Instead, read my EE article on how to upgrade to 12.1 (free!):

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Web_Development/Document_Imaging/A_6537-PaperPort-Upgrade-How-to-download-and-install-updated-versions-of-PaperPort-11-and-12.html

Sounds as if you won't need it now, since Bullzip and Adolix did the trick this time, but keep this is mind for next time. Regards, Joe
MSGK161091Netbackup Storage Specialist

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Thanks Joe
This will be as note for me in the future.. very least likely that I would be needed enterprise.. most of the things get done easily via free versions.. But your suggestion handy to know. New software names known always good.
Regards
Mahmood  A Khan