Finding a Version Control Solution with PDF Software

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  • April 23, 2014
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Right now there are 34 commercial word processing applications, seven freeware applications, nine online word processors and 12 open source offerings listed under Wikipedia’s List of word processors page. You can often open and read many documents created in one of the 62 different choices in any on…

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PDF Software as a Word Processing Tool

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  • April 16, 2014
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For quite some time, word processing software like Microsoft Office Word, Corel Write, AbiWord and OpenOffice Writer had what many perceived as a distinct advantage over PDF software. It was far easier to edit and make changes to a document using a word processor than its PDF counterpart.

PDF sof…

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How PDF Software is used by the Manufacturing Industry

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  • April 10, 2014
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Most people think of machine presses, dies, conveyer belts and even robots as tools of the manufacturing trade.  Software is sometimes included in that image, but generally programs that create blueprints and CAD drawings are the things that come to mind.

Surprisingly, however, PDF software is on…

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How PDF Software can help Healthcare Professionals Comply with “Meaningful Use”

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  • April 7, 2014
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New Medicaid and Medicare reimbursement rules for health-care providers are upping the game when it comes to electronic medical records.
It’s no longer enough just to secure a patient’s electronic medical history practice-wide. As of January 1, 2014, Washington has been requiring healthcare profess…

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How Today’s Businesses Use OCR

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  • March 23, 2014
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How Today’s Businesses Use OCR

Since it was first unleashed upon the world in the 1990s, OCR recognition has come a long way. OCR is better able to discern a variety of languages and symbols. It’s also capable of re-creating your documents’ original layout, fonts, even reproduce color and type si…

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Improving Workflows and Processes with PDF

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  • March 13, 2014
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Today, process optimization is a critical issue as businesses consider the move to digital and mobile computing, the need to do more with reduced staff and resources, and the requirement to lower costs while improving productivity. Making business processes more efficient and streamlining the work e…

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PDF Software Lets Government Agencies Reduce Cost of Managing Documents

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  • March 7, 2014
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Government agencies are under unending pressure to move government online so they can better serve citizens, industry, and others in government. When you consider the number of paper-based processes in place and government’s unique challenge of protecting privacy while providing access to all consti…

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PDF’s Role in the Needs of the Hospitality Industry

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  • March 2, 2014
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Like many industries, the hospitality industry has adopted the Portable Document Format (PDF) standard as a means of electronic document archiving and distribution. And it’s easy to see why.

Today’s hospitality industry includes everything from stand-alone hotels to chains, family-run bed and bre…

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PDF/A-3 Enables ANY Format to be Embedded in PDF

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  • February 23, 2014
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PDF/A-3 adds a single and highly significant feature to its predecessor PDF/A-2 (ISO 19005-2)—it enables you to embed any other format within a PDF/A file – a single file or multiple files, such as Excel, Word, HTML, CAD or XML files, for the first time.

This is important because it means that PD…

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Realizing the Paperless Office with PDF

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  • February 18, 2014
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A paperless office is exactly as it sounds—an office without paper, relying instead upon digital documents in digital files.

While the concept’s been around for a long time, the paperless office has been difficult if not impossible to achieve. Today, however, technology advances have made it not…

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