Acrobat Distiller


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Acrobat Distiller

A function in earlier versions of Acrobat that converted PostScript files to PDF. It was later integrated into Acrobat. See Acrobat.
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The Job Option box tells the Acrobat Distiller how to create the PDF file by including basic instructions, such as resolution of the final file, the page size, compression, font embedding, RGB or CMYK color space, color profiling information, overprinting specifications, transfer functions, and other required details.
Network publishing company Adobe Systems Inc has revealed the launch date for its Adobe Acrobat Distiller Server 5.
The Adobe Acrobat Distiller Server on Linux, Sun SPARC Solaris and Windows(R) NT(R) will provide users with a flexible, automated mechanism for creating Adobe PDF documents.
Moreover, even if a user has Acrobat Distiller, InDesign, and other design applications, PDF Shrink can still reduce the resolution or change the compression of the images in the PDF file.
After a file is preflighted, users can choose to distill a clean PDF file directly from Preflight Pro using Adobe Acrobat Distiller 3.
With OmniPage Professional 15, users get the core Digital PDF conversion capabilities found in Adobe Acrobat Distiller Server but in a more affordable and easier to use application.
We were using Acrobat Distiller, but Pushbutton PDF works better with large format drawings and produces a better PDF.