RE: PDFs vs. Word for crispness

Subject: RE: PDFs vs. Word for crispness
From: "Cardimon, Craig" <ccardimon -at- M-S-G -dot- com>
To: "Al Geist" <al -dot- geist -at- geistassociates -dot- com>, "Techwr-l" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 26 Oct 2007 16:30:39 -0400

Screen viewing for now, that will probably be printed, too.

-----Original Message-----
From: Al Geist [mailto:al -dot- geist -at- geistassociates -dot- com]
Sent: Friday, October 26, 2007 4:18 PM
To: Cardimon, Craig; 'Techwr-l'
Subject: RE: PDFs vs. Word for crispness

Craig Cardimon wrote:

>Any idea why a PDF would NOT be as clear as the Word doc from which it
was generated?<

Are you using "Smallest File Size" for the PDF settings, and are you
about screen viewing or a print output?

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