RE: No Colour in PDF

Subject: RE: No Colour in PDF
From: "Brierley, Sean" <Sean -at- Quodata -dot- Com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 2 Oct 2001 09:02:46 -0400


You are probably using the wrong printer. It sounds like you are using the
Adobe PostScript printer driver with the Generic.ppd, instead of the
Distiller PPD (Adistil4.ppd for Acrobat 4). I recommend you go to, sign in, stop by the FrameMaker forum and
checkout the FrameMaker FAQ.


sean -at- quodata -dot- com

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kulbir -dot- Natt -at- lis -dot- co -dot- uk [SMTP:Kulbir -dot- Natt -at- lis -dot- co -dot- uk]
> Thanks for suggestions about my fuzzy image well as the
> thoughts about the problems associated with pdf docs in general.
> A second problem has arisen (in fact it was there before). I am losing my
> colour dialogue boxes. Her's a reminder of what I'm doing..
> 1. Importing a dialugue box(gif)into Framemaker. At this point the image
> is in colour.
> 3. Using Distiller (V4) to convert into PDF - but here the colour
> disappears and I see the images as grayscale.
> I've tried changing one or two settings in the job options ...but no luck
> so far.
> Any suggestions?


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