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06-Apr-2007, 11:36 AM #1
Pagemaker to PDF file
I am trying to export a Pagemaker file as a PDF file, but it asks me to install a Postscript printer driver. I downloaded one and installed it in the same directory, but it still doesn't work. Any ideas ??
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06-Apr-2007, 04:59 PM #2
Well, if you can print to any printer, you could install something like CutePDF and just print to the CutePDF driver. A nice bonus is that the basic package is free.
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06-Apr-2007, 05:10 PM #3
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Originally Posted by TaTu
and installed it in the same directory
It has been a while since I have done this but I do believe that the PostScript printer drivers should install as a printer and not be asking what directory you want to use.

FWiW, Adobe offers generic PostScript drivers for various languages here
http://www.adobe.com/support/downloa...atform=Windows

EDIT: It has been a long time singe I used PageMaker. As I recall, it did not support saving a file as PDF unless a a full version of Adobe Acrobat was installed first:

http://www.adobe.com/cfusion/knowled....cfm?id=320923

JohnWill's suggestion of cutePDF may be a good solution if you do not have a full version of Acrobat. Another free PDF creation program is PrimoPDF.
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