PDF Options

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PDF Options

These options set the standard options for saving the PDF output file. These are identical to the options that you can set in Acrobat and they should all be self-explanatory. Note that some PDF viewer programs may not support some of the options you activate here.


PDF/A Mode:

Activate PDF-A mode for compatibility with the official long-term archiving options. See this Wikipedia page for details.

Text compression:

PDF text compression. Should usually be set to Deflate for maximum compression.

Image quality:

Activating JPEG compression reduces file size but also reduces the quality of the images in your PDF file.

Open mode:

How and what the PDF displays when the user first opens it.

Zoom mode:

Default zoom mode to be activated when the user first opens the PDF.

Viewer layout:

Default PDF viewer layout to be activated when the user first opens the PDF.

Owner and user password:

Passwords you can set to protect the PDF against changes or unauthorized opening. Use in combination with the user permissions check boxes on the right.

Document information:

The information displayed when the user selects the document information option in the PDF viewer program.

Using variables:

Note that you can use variables in all the Document Information fields.

See also:

Customize - PDF Export

PDF and Printed Manuals