How to Do Everything with Adobe Acrobat 8

  • 8h 43m
  • Doug Sahlin
  • McGraw-Hill/Osborne
  • 2007

Get more out of the latest version of Adobe Acrobat than ever!

Create and share sophisticated electronic documents easily using Adobe Acrobat 8 and the helpful tips in this hands-on guide. How to Do Everything with Adobe Acrobat 8 shows you how to generate Adobe PDF files that retain the look and feel of the original documents, edit PDFs, collaborate with other users, and optimize PDFs for print or the web. You'll also learn to secure your PDFs and maintain document integrity. Covering both Adobe Acrobat Standard and Professional editions, this book makes it easy for you to take full advantage of all the new and improved features of this powerful program.

  • Open, view, and search PDFs
  • Convert virtually any document to PDF
  • Capture PDFs from a scanner or web page
  • Create navigation devices, including bookmarks, thumbnails, and links
  • Add interactivity with actions
  • Review, edit, and annotate PDFs
  • Add digital signatures and apply document security
  • Optimize documents for print, CD/DVD applications, the web, and other uses
  • Add multimedia elements
  • Create a searchable index

About the Author

Doug Sahlin is an author and Acrobat instructor living in Lakeland, Florida. He has written 16 books on computer applications and digital photography, including the popular How to Do Everything with Adobe Acrobat 7.0. Doug is also a professional photographer and the author of Digital Photography Quicksteps. In addition, he has written and co-written books on video-editing and image-editing applications. Sahlin has taught businesses and government organizations how to create paperless offices with Adobe Acrobat.

In this Book

  • Get to Know Adobe Acrobat 8.0
  • Navigate the Acrobat Workspace
  • Read PDF Documents with Adobe Acrobat 8.0
  • Create a PDF Document
  • Create PDF Documents in Authoring Applications
  • Capture PDF Documents
  • Create Navigation for PDF Documents
  • Create Interactive PDF Navigation
  • The Basics of Editing PDF Documents
  • Review PDF Documents
  • Add Digital Signatures and Document Security
  • Optimize PDF Documents
  • Acrobat Online
  • Create Forms
  • Create Forms with Adobe LiveCycle Designer (Windows Only)
  • Optimize PDF Documents for Print
  • Add Multimedia Elements to PDF Documents
  • Create a PDF Index


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