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A Portable Document Format (PDF) is a file format consisting of an electronic image resembling a printed document and can be viewed, printed, and electronically transmitted. PDF files can store various types of data, including formatted text, vector graphics, and raster images. The page layout defines the location, size, and shape of each page and each item on the page. The information looks the same no matter what device or program is used to open it.

How to print a PDF Saddle Stitched booklet?

I am having trouble using Word to print a booklet, and used ILovePDF.com to convert a Word booklet to the attached PDF.


This booklet appear to be intact. But, I can not get the PDF to print, using Adobe Acrobat (PDF), on my Mac, using an HP MFP M127fw.

Here is the Print window...

Adobe Print (Mac)
I select to print from pages 1 to 1 and that bring out 2 pages.

IF they were on the same sheet, opposite sides, they wold be correct.

What can you suggest I do to make it stop so I can flip the page??

I also just discovered some juicy details that probably hold the answer.

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textbox called qty
dropdown called product each  option product 1 is 10.00 product 2 is 15.00
textbox called total

when the pdf is opened, it  runs the script like total = qty * product

can  you show me how to do it in adobe acrobat?
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At some point I will be upgrading my Windows, but for now I am hoping a setting or proven safe plug-in will solve this.

Thanks for your help.  Let me know if you need any additional info.

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Also, not sure if this is related, but on some sites when I go to download a PDF I get a long random string of alphanumeric characters with no extension.  If I go…
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Folks at work need to password protect PDF files, and no one has Adobe Pro, but I'd think there has to be a free way to password protect a PDF file?

I only need & want to password PDF files as simple as possible for the folks at work. I do not want software that will allow any PDF editing.

There are other ways to password protect files free, such as ZIP files, but I just need a simple & free way to make PDF files password protected.
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The application had a .cshtml to PDF capability for a summary of all student questionnaires for a given term. The questions changed, and so we added a new .cshtml page for the new questions and renamed the .cshtml for the old questions.
Now there are
What I’m trying to do is to have a condition somewhere in the code that will call PrintSummaryBefore2019.cshtml for queries before 2019 and call PrintSummary.cshtml for queries starting with 2019 and after.

The anchor tag for the Print To PDF functionality was originally coded like this:

<div style="padding-bottom: 10px; text-align: right;">
        <a class="btn btn-danger" href="../Survey/PrintSummaryPDF?Term={{term.Term}}&Campus={{campus.CampusId}}&Faculty={{faculty}}&Dept={{dept}}" target="_blank"><span class="glyphicon glyphicon-print"></span> Bulk Print </a>

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I changed it to this:
 <a class="btn btn-danger" onclick="setHref" target="_blank"></a>

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And I added this JavaScript:
    function setHref(term, campusid, faculty, dept) {
        var term = document.getElementById("term");
        if (Number(term) <= 20190)
            window.location.href = "../Survey/PrintSummaryPDFBefore2019?Term=" + term +
                "&Campus=" + campusid +
                "&Faculty=" + faculty +
                "&Dept=" + dept ;
            window.location.href = "../Survey/PrintSummaryPDF?Term=" + term +
                "&Campus=" + campusid +
                "&Faculty=" + faculty +
                "&Dept=" + dept ;
        return false;

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But the debugger never even reaches this script. It seems that if a page is setup for AngularJS then it won’t parse regular JavaScript calls; I don’t know.

Then in the PrintSummaryPDF() function of the Survey controller, the previous programmer had code that parsed the Url, altered it to call a different function in the Survey controller, and then started a process like this:

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At the moment i am creating an email in html and sending it out, i would like this to be a pdf as this will need to be printed is there a way to convert the created HTML page into a pdf ?

EDIT: i know about some tools that will do this in php but i am running a windows server configured for ASP and cannot run php..

the email creation page is below

Dim myEqp2, myEmp2, myPri2, thisSQL

Dim myWoList2

	Set myWoList2 = New cWoList
	Call myWoList2.GetTodayWorkOrders

for each MyWo in myWoList2.WorkOrders.Items

	Set myEqp2 = New cEquipment
	Set myEmp2 = New cEmployee
	set myPri2 = New cWopri
	'Set mysEmp = New cEmployee
	'set myvEmp= New cEmployee


session("woid") = MyWo.WoID
Dim myWo1
Set myWo1 = New cWorkOrder

if (session("woid")<>"" ) Then
end if

if (session("woid")<>"" ) Then
	Dim myPri1, myEmp1, myEqp1, myEmailSent1
	set myPri1 = new cWopri
	set myEmp1 = new cEmployee

	set myEqp1 = new cEquipment

end if

						      if myWo1.ActCompDate = "01/01/1900" then
								myWo1.ActCompDate = ""
						      end if

if myWo1.emailSent = 0 then

Set Mail = Server.CreateObject("SMTPsvg.Mailer") 
Mail.FromName = "name" 
Mail.FromAddress= "email" 
Mail.RemoteHost = "smtp" 

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I want to run a nightly task on a file share server that closes any PDFs/ connections left open on a certain folder in the share.

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We receive pdf files from the customer which has information of multiple items in the one single pdf document.  in our web application each item is stored as separate record hence I am looking for a solution to copy the section of each item and create separate pdf and store each the item information as a separate pdf under each of the item record in the web application. Please suggest the application that would help us to achieve this , thanks in advance.
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I need to make some changes in two PDF files. From highlight to changing the text and it is only two documents in PDF.

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I re image the same model PC with Windows 10 Enterprise, and the PDF file then opens with no problem.

I’ve included the error message from the event viewer of the error you get when trying to open the file.

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I don't think I'll include the file being it's from work, but maybe someone has an idea of something to try looking at the event viewer.

Any ideas?

Log Name:      Application
Source:        Application Error
Date:          7/1/2019 12:59:28 PM
Event ID:      1000
Task Category: (100)
Level:         Error
Keywords:      Classic
User:          N/A
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Faulting module name: TmUmEvt.dll, version:, time stamp: 0x5ca1e5b3
Exception code: 0xc0000409
Fault offset: 0x00095198
Faulting process id: 0x1ad4
Faulting application start time: …

I am using PHP to create a PDF with TCPDF.
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I worked through all the parameters and I am stuck.

The problem is that the IMAGE does NOT FIT the full page. I want to image to go from border to border.

I attatched my code and the image is also available to see my sample.

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A Portable Document Format (PDF) is a file format consisting of an electronic image resembling a printed document and can be viewed, printed, and electronically transmitted. PDF files can store various types of data, including formatted text, vector graphics, and raster images. The page layout defines the location, size, and shape of each page and each item on the page. The information looks the same no matter what device or program is used to open it.

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