Portable Document Format (PDF) is an open standard for document exchange created by Adobe Systems.

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How to save a PDF which is directly viewed in Firefox into Google Drive?

I am looking for a possibility to directly save/send a PDF which is opened in Firefox into Google Drive. The solution should work without having the Google Drive client installed on the computer. Are ...
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How to annotate PDF files inside Google Drive?

Is is possible to annotate PDF files inside Google Drive? In the Google Drive PDF Viewer I could not find any annotating options. However, is there an extension that allows annotating PDF files? By ...
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Direct link for PDF files in SkyDrive/OneDrive

I want to make a direct link to a document at SkyDrive, so that I'll see only the PDF at the browser, not any of the SkyDrive chrome. For example, if you click ...
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Can my unshared documents on Mendeley be removed for infringement on copyright or other intellectual property rights?

Also, can documents shared with private groups only be removed? http://www.mendeley.com/copyright/ does not specify it.
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How can I look for a keyword in a Scribd document?

I am reading this book on Scribd. How can I look for a keyword in this document?
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How to export all Google Docs in a folder in one single PDF?

I have a folder with hundreds of short Google docs (product descriptions). I am wondering if there is an easy way (like "push button") to export all these in a PDF that simply assemble all the PDF ...
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Converting PDF file to Word using pdftoword.com (Nitrocloud) results in errors. How to avoid?

This is unfortunately a vague question. After "successfully" converting a PDF file to Word document using pdftoword.com (a service provided by Nitrocloud), I downloaded the file and tried to open it ...
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Can Google Viewer hide the lefthand navigation on a PDF by default

Some clients of our want to embed the following PDF in their website: https://docs.google.com/a/upshift.co.nz/file/d/0B39VaSipB41-ODk3WFRfSWRSV0k/preview Unfortunately the viewer shows a lefthand ...
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Exporting PDF from Google Drive doc - Title loses all spaces

We use Google Drive to create documents, and when we publish / release them we export them as a .pdf by using the inbuilt File > Download as > PDF Document (pdf). But when we get the PDF file ...
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Can I trick GitHub into displaying the PDF in the browser instead of downloading it?

When viewing a PDF file on GitHub, there seems to be no way to have the browser simply display the file as opposed to downloading it. None of these links work, and these are the only ones I'm able to ...
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Collaborating on a PDF in Google Drive

I have had a PDF shared with me in Google Drive. I am trying to collaborate but cannot get it to work. Any help out there? Breda
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Print all Gmail messages between specific dates

Is there a way to print (or export, or save as PDF) all mail messages between specific dates in Gmail? I realize I could probably do it through an email client, but I would rather be able to through ...
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What DTP does Wikipedia use for PDF export?

When viewing any Wikipedia article, it is possible to export the article to a number of formats, including PDF. My instinct told me they would use some TeX system (plainTeX, LaTeX, ConTeXt, etc.), ...
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Google Docs table of contents links are wrong in PDF

Me and my school partner use Google Docs for our school reports so we can write in the same document at the same time. Works fine. We normally download the report as a PDF and hand it in. Today when ...
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Fix broken PDF Link in Google Scholar

Does anyone know how to update or fix a PDF link in Google Scholar once it has become broken? I have co-authored some papers, but when I got a job at a new school the old one shut down my old ...
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Does Google Drive upload the entire file or only the delta for a minor change?

I have a big PDF file (about 50 MB) on my PC which is associated with Google Drive. If i make some changes to the file by adding some highlighting and notes, does Google Drive upload the entire 50 MB ...
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Can I prevent Google from tracking which links I follow in downloaded PDFs?

I want to create a PDF document using Google Docs/Drive that includes links, but without Google tracking clicks on those links. Downloading a Google Drive document (File > Download as) in any other ...
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What determines whether or not a PDF may be previewed in Google Docs?

I have multiple PDFs stored in Google Docs, some quite lengthy (over 1k pages). Some of them allow preview, others do not. What are the requirements for preview? Must the PDF be created by a certain ...
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How should I format my cv / résumé for automatic parsers?

Can I make a résumé upload more accurately by providing machine-readable tags? I use LaTex for my résumé and ideally would be able to upload a PDF generated by pdflatex. I could export to another ...
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Google docs viewer: some PDF are partially displayed

I have a web application where people can upload PDF files and I'm reviewing it online with Google Docs Viewer API, from a back-end web application. I can get many different PDF sources, because of ...
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How can I plot an address list in Google Maps?

I have a 14 page pdf with a list of addresses in it. I'd like to see the addresses on a map. Is there a website that can extract the addresses from the document and put them on a map?
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How to make multipage book in Calameo?

Would anyone know how to correctly publish a multi page book with Calameo from PDFs? If I upload a PDF binder I get the correct amount of pages but with the content of the first page on each. If I ...
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Forgotten name of site with techincal pdf self published documents [closed]

I remember coming across a new site which show-cased self-published PDFs, most of which were technical but a few consisting of other subjects. You could buy them for a few dollars each. Does anyone ...
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Is there a webapp that will let you sign an existing PDF? [closed]

It seems there are web apps to [edit PDF files], However, I am looking for an app to sign PDF files.
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Which versions of the PDF standard does Google Docs support?

What the title says. I know PDFs exported from Google Docs are version 1.4, but which versions does it support when viewing PDFs? I'm asking because I'm having problems with PDFs generated with the ...
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Is there a web app that will create a PDF with content based upon form data supplied by a customer? [closed]

Is there a web app that will create a PDF with content based upon form data supplied by a customer? In other words, someone comes to your website and is presented with a web form. They answer ...
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Pdf converter for ikiwiki [closed]

Is there any plugin for ikiwiki which produces high-quality pdf files out of a wiki-page after pressing a button? ? The best thing for me would be a ikiwiki -> latex -> pdf converter like this ...
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Blogspot post export to PDF

I need to read my own blog post that I published in Blogspot a long time ago. How do I export my Blogspot post to PDF? So that I can read it in any places that don't have internet connection? What ...
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Online PDF Creator/Editor [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Convert uploaded file to PDF Is there any free, open-source, online PDF Creator/Editor which can convert a document/image of any dimensions(A4,A3..etc) into a PDF?
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Web app for splitting PDF pages

Are there any Web apps that either automatically or manually can split scanned PDFs into multiple pages? At school, I receive many scanned PDFs that have two physical pages per PDF page, which makes ...
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is there a web app for remote presentation? [closed]

I have a PDF slideshow (not Microsoft PowerPoint), and I want to present the slideshow to someone remotely. I can use Skype for the voice, but I want to also be able to have the slides he sees ...
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Online PDF Reader with annotations and highlighting?

Is there a online PDF Reader (where you can upload PDFs) and it allows you to add comments and highlight it, etc? I'm asking because I have a tablet device which just has the typical reader and I want ...
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Is there a nice web app that cuts pages of PDF's in half and reassembles them? [closed]

Is there a nice web app that cuts pages of PDF's in half and reassembles them? I have a pdf of a scanned paper from an academic journal that has two pages of the article per page, and I'd like an ...
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Sending HTML email through Google Groups

I want to send a formatted email (say HTML or PDF) to a large group of people (all parents in a school - no, I do not mean to spam, just send them a monthly newsletter about school-related ...
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How can I monitor changes to an online PDF simply?

How can I get an alert when changes to an online PDF have occurred? Simple solutions will carry the day.
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PDF with DropBox, remember the Last Page?

I like to store my PDF files in the DropBox cloud. I like to access these PDFs from my PCs, Laptop & Android phone. When I open a PDF it always starts on page 1 no matter what page I was on ...
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Decent way to host PDF files for free online? [closed]

I have a handful of PDF files I've written which I'd like to put online for free. I've uploaded some to Google docs, but I don't like how the files look when previewed in the browser. It seems like ...
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Converting a GMail Label Mailbox to a Set of PDFs

I do have a rather large task to do: I need to convert a folder in my gmail with lots of tagged messages either as a large PDF (which Adobe Acrobat does on Outlook - Except the latter crashes while ...
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Google-Docs: indexing content of pdf files

Is the content of not converted pdf files stored in google docs indexed?
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Is there any online TeX editor and previewer? [closed]

I don't like having to install a 900 MB MikTeX + TeXnicCenter + GhostScript + GSView solution. Isn't there an web app which does the same thing?
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web based pdf reader with book marks?

is any online web based pdf reader what would allow me to create a bookmark for a page or even paragraph/word so I know what to open start reading next time?
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Prepress-quality printing from Google Earth

disclaimer: Google Earth newbie question I have a last-minute request from a client who needs to print out PDFs (for pre-press) with custom maps (ranging from continental down to sub-national size) ...
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Link to view PDF version of a Google Doc

I think there used to be a way to link to the PDF version of a Google doc, but now I can only make a link that downloads the PDF instead of viewing it in the browser. Does anybody know if the old ...
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Is there a good webapp for manipulating pdf files?

I'm looking to merge a couple pdf files for a one-off and don't want to install anything on my pc. Anyone know of any webapps which will let me merge pdf files?
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How to print a Google Docs document with comments in the margin?

Is there any way to get a Google Docs document to include its comments in the PDF file that it creates when you click the "print" button?
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Is a web app to convert chm files to PDF in a readable format?

I have tried Zamzar, which was the only one out of the many I tried that actually worked, however it created a barely readable PDF that centred all the text in the top left corner with almost no ...
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Are there any web apps that can Convert PDF to word (or html) with good surport for tables?

Is there a web app that will convert a PDF file to a word (or html) file including recovering tables? (I wish to convert a PDF spec into a format I can use to drive system tests) I have not ...
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Is there a web app that lets me read PDFs on a computer that does not have a PDF reader installed?

I have in the past email PDF new letters to friends and them be told by them that they can’t read the PDF as there is not a PDF reader on the machine they are using and they don’t know how to install ...
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How can I do some touch-ups on an uploaded/online PDF?

I have been given a PDF form with some mistakes here and there. Also there is some misalignment in some of the form boxes. Offline, I would just use the Advanced Editing option from Adobe Acrobat ...
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Rotating a PDF in Google Docs

I have a PDF on Google Docs, but the image is sideways. I would like to rotate the document so it can be read, but I don't want to install any PDF editing software. Is there an easy way to do this?