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Subject:RE: Q PDF size From:"Dick Margulis" <margulis -at- mail -dot- fiam -dot- net> To:"TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com> Date:Fri, 20 Oct 2000 09:57:52 -0400
You probably would not want to turn off font embedding, if you want to maintain any kind of design integrity in a marketing piece. If you turn it off, Acrobat Reader will substitute default fonts.
"Brierley, Sean" wrote:
>So, if you are making PDFs just for John Q. Customer to view at 96dpi in a
>browser, consider dumbing down the resolution of the PDF to 300 (doubling
>resolution generally quadruples file size of images), turn off any kind of
>font embedding, turn on graphics and text compression, and then see what you
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