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Re: Hyperlinks in PDF -- should they be visible or not?
Subject:Re: Hyperlinks in PDF -- should they be visible or not? From:"Gene Kim-Eng" <techwr -at- genek -dot- com> To:<techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com> Date:Sat, 23 Jan 2010 09:37:35 -0800
That was my thought, too, but I've never been in a situation where PDFs
were the primary delivery method *and* I had the resources to index
them. Usually, my PDFs are created for print vendors or are used to
deliver archival copies of obsolete docs that are scans of old paper,
or I just haven't had the resources to fully index. Hyperlink formatting
of the page numbers only would be consistent with the way I usually
format jumps in the body, which is to use the old-fashioned
"see figure/table/page..." and not format any accompanying
----- Original Message -----
From: "Leslie Turriff" <jlturriff -at- centurytel -dot- net>
> I would think that in the index, where almost everything is likely going
> to be a jump, coloring and underlining are unnecessarily noisy; the only
> reason to do that would be for consistency, I suppose.
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