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rkinsey
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PDF Problems

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05-23-2011 07:20 AM

When I print to PDF from AutoCAD Electrical 2011 instead of to an actual printer, the PDF file looks exactly like the dwg. However, when I combine the project PDFs and print them to a printer, the left side and bottom of the borders don't show. I can print from ACADE and everything looks good, so I don't think that my page setup is at fault.

I am thinking that the way ACADE converts to PDF may be my problem. I can print PDFs from others or even vendor PDFs and they print fine, only when I try to print PDFs from the ones that I have created does this problem show up.

Our IT folks are scratching their heads on this one.

If anyone has any suggestions or recommendations, it would be greatly appreciated.

Richard

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murnenp
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Re: PDF Problems

05-25-2011 05:01 AM in reply to: rkinsey

Richard,

 

this is not my area of expertise at all so I can't offer any specific advice. However, if this happens when using the plain AutoCAD Plot functionality, my suggestion to you is to look on the AutoCAD discussion board. There are a number of posts regarding getting PDF output.

 

You can find the links to the various AutoCAD discussion groups at http://forums.autodesk.com/t5/AutoCAD/ct-p/8

 

Sorry I wasn't more help.

Pat Murnen



Pat Murnen
Principal Content Developer
Information Modeling and Platform Products Group

Autodesk, Inc.

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