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Old 02-12-2006, 03:04 PM   #1
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Default Links in a PDF from Word

I have a MS Word 2003 document with links in it, both URLs and email addresses. My three programs for creating a PDF do not seem to allow the links to work. What do I need to know about creating a PDF with active links?

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Old 02-12-2006, 03:26 PM   #2
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David:

'My three programs for creating a PDF do not seem to allow the links to work'

Acrobat (through Distiller) certainly has an option to retain active links that it finds in a Word document, though it also has an option to make the TOC active that doesn't eem to work in Acrobat 7 (although it did in v. 5 and v. 6).

   
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Old 02-13-2006, 06:51 AM   #3
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Michael,

There is another way out. I am converting the whole MS Word document into HTML for mailing and for posting on our web site.

See my message about CSS for the problem I have with links.

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Just printing to a PDF driver of one sort or another never preserves links.

Do you have Acrobat?

   
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