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Re: pdf to dwf problems

02-21-2007 08:56 AM in reply to: rbarrilleaux
You can markup PDFs without having to convert them to DWF. I use Bluebeam to markup and measure areas, angles, and linear distances.


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Re: pdf to dwf problems

01-08-2009 09:32 PM in reply to: rbarrilleaux
> {quote:title=rbarrilleaux wrote:}{quote}
> Because not everyone uses DWF I receive a lot of PDFs which I convert to DWFs and attach to DWG's. About 50% of the DWF's created this way work great and saves me a lot of time. The other 50% show up with a white background and plot as a solid black shape. I am new to using DWFs so I don't know if there is a setting or something that I'm missing.
You can use this program to markup DWG, DXF and DWF.
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Re: pdf to dwf problems

01-27-2009 03:20 PM in reply to: rbarrilleaux
A full version of Adobe Acrobat has a nice markup suite also, as well as some conversion tools. You might be able to save those raster pdf to .jpg or .bmp files also.
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Re: pdf to dwf problems

02-05-2009 08:58 AM in reply to: rbarrilleaux
i ahve some of the same problems. i can only get pdfs of details from local goverments which are required to be on our drawings.
i can convert to dwf and insert in my drawing, but the ones that are raster pdfs have line crossing them.

i cannot figure out how to remove these lines, they dont show in print preview, just when i plot
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