The Basics of PDF Security

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  • October 7, 2013
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Like all things in the Digital Age, there’s a tradeoff between allowing easy access to information and protecting it from prying eyes. This is why there’s a whole spectrum of security options for PDF files available to you when using Foxit PhantomPDF. You can choose everything from using no security…

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Designing Interactive PDF Forms From Scratch

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  • September 27, 2013
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In our last Blog article, we covered how to create an interactive form using an already designed non-interactive one.

But suppose you want to create a brand new form from a blank page. And you want it to be an interactive form that users can fill out onscreen. And you want to go on a vacation to…

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How To Create Interactive PDF Forms—And Why You’d Want To

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  • September 23, 2013
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If your business relies on any kind of form that employees, vendors, clients, or customers need to fill out, it might seem like a daunting task to take those non-interactive forms and make them interactive. But the truth is, it’s not.

In fact, PhantomPDF 6 gives you the ability to quickly and ea…

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Filling Out Non-Interactive PDF Forms

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  • September 16, 2013
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If you’ve ever faced the frustration of finding a form online that you need to fill out, only to have to print it, fill it out by hand, then scan it back into your computer and email it, you’ll appreciate these tips on how to fill out a non-interactive PDF forms.

But wait? What do we mean by non-…

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PDF/X Offers a Family of PDF Standards for Printing and Publishing

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  • September 9, 2013
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When was the last time you heard “too flexible” as a criticism? Well, that’s exactly what concerned the printing and publishing industries about PDF. As the use of PDF for transferring graphic arts content files between sites, publishers, and printers has grown, so have the anomalies, idiosyncrasies…

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PDF/E Gives Engineers an Archiving Format All Their Own

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  • September 2, 2013
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Not surprisingly, engineering and construction communities need to ensure that they can publish and exchange engineering and mapping data in a format that everyone can open, read and rely upon, regardless of the software used to create it.

After all, if the map that shows your public works team…

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Why Every Business Needs OCR

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  • August 26, 2013
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Your boss gives you a hardcopy of a company document that needs updating. Your client hands you a printed magazine article and asks you to create an editable text version. You receive an electronic image of a brochure and need to update the text.

What do all these situations have in common? They…

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PDF/A Makes Long-term Document Archiving a Snap

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  • August 19, 2013
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For most documents, PDF is usually all you need to enable everyday readability and sharing. If you need to ensure those documents are readable over the long-term, however, PDF/A should be your go-to format in your PDF software. Here’s why.

What is PDF/A?

PDF/A is an ISO-standardized version of…

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Foxit Delivers Free PDF Creation with Foxit Reader 6.0

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  • April 16, 2013
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foxit reader’s success and popularity has resulted over 150 million users, making it the second most used PDF technology in the industry.

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New capabilities in Foxit Reader 6.0 include:

PDF Creation – providing a complete PDF creation solution. 

  • Quick, one-click PDF creat…

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Foxit Releases PhantomPDF 6.0

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  • April 16, 2013
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Foxit PhantomPDF 6.0 is a fast, affordable, and secure PDF solution that allows users to create professional looking pdf documents and forms.

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New capabilities in Foxit PhantomPDF 6.0 include:

  • Paragraph Editing – provides editing capabilities similar to that of word processing…

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