RE: Best Free PDF Utility for Windows ... Again?

Subject: RE: Best Free PDF Utility for Windows ... Again?
From: "Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 16 Aug 2006 15:38:16 -0400

Hi Lou,

If it were me, I'd try the demos at And please let us
know if they work -- the full purchase price is pretty cheap...

-- Dan Goldstein

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Lou Quillio
> Sent: Wednesday, August 16, 2006 3:28 PM
> To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
> Subject: Best Free PDF Utility for Windows ... Again?
> I don't usually mess with Windows, but sometimes I have to.
> Right now I'm dumping out a Word doc to PDF using the utility I
> found already installed, RoboPDF.
> Nice job, bookmarks, thumbnails, all that. But it's not handling
> _some_ text in _some_ embedded Visio objects in this inherited doc.
> Black background on the text, like MI6 redacted it.
> So, you know, we've seen this before. Off I go to find other MS
> Office-aware PDF utils and, sure enough, some of them don't have
> this issue and others do.
> Save me some time. What's the best, free, Office-aware PDF
> conversion utility for Windows these days? Preferably one that
> isn't up-selling to "Pro", etc. Free as in beer *and* speech.
> (Somebody made a sound recommendation here recently, but I can't
> locate it now. "PDF" is took common a term here.)

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