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----- Original Message -----
From: "Dick Margulis" <margulis -at- fiam -dot- net>
To: "Celine Deguire" <cdeguire -at- altersys -dot- com>
Cc: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Sent: Thursday, June 20, 2002 8:19 AM
Subject: Re: Popups in PDF
> I think the closest you can come without a plugin is the note tool. You
> can place yellow stickies (actually, yellow is the default color but you
> can select other colors or even have different notes be different
> colors) anywhere on your PDF. You can save the file with the notes open
> or closed (showing icons). You can position both the open note box and
> the icon wherever you like. And people who have only the free reader can
> open, close, and move the notes as needed.
> that and I don't know whether that would enable you to have popups.
> Post your question to the Usenet newsgroup comp.text.pdf; you'll
> probably get a definitive answer there.
> Celine Deguire wrote:
> > Hello
> > I'm looking for a way to create popups in a PDF when the reader mouses
> > areas of the file. Does anyone know of such a tool that does not require
> > reader to have a third party plug-in? I am currently using Acrobat 4.
> > I looked on the PDF zone website and Adobe's Acrobat third party
> > references and all I found that seems to offer what I'm looking for is
> > tool called Spiffy-pop. The problem with this tool is that the reader
> > also have a plug-in with his Acrobat reader to view the pop-ups.
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