RE: PDFs and Page Numbers

Subject: RE: PDFs and Page Numbers
From: "Foster, Willow" <WFoster -at- friedmancorp -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 25 Jun 2002 15:06:13 -0500

Hi Anne,

~> -----Original Message-----
~> From: Parker, Anne [mailto:anne -dot- parker -at- trizetto -dot- com]
~> Our company distributes documentation via PDF and hard copy, but more
~> towards PDFs. We start page numbering with the first page of
~> chapter 1, which is page 5 or higher of the resulting PDF (after the
~> cover, front matter and TOC), so the page references in the text do not
~> match the PDF page numbers.

You can modify the pdf page numbers in Acrobat (Document > Page Numbers).
Besides getting our page numbers to match the book, we use this feature to
add a prefix to the different sections of the book and use roman numerals
for the front matter.


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