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Display PDF

The graphics language used in the Mac starting with Mac OS X, superseding QuickDraw. Display PDF is the screen counterpart of the PDF printer language. It translates elementary commands in an application to graphics and text elements on screen. Display PDF is a superset of Display PostScript with more advanced features including improved color management and better internal compression. See graphics language and PDF.
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Unlike older Kindles, the DX can display PDF (portable document format) files without prior conversion -- plug the device into a computer with its USB cable, drag and drop PDFs into its "documents" folder, and those files will appear on the DX s home screen.
The start, exchange wiper, list, detail, save CSV/PDF and display PDF operations are displayed on the toolbar according to the user's procedure.
Version 12 reportedly features the following enhancements: simplified saving of images to memory by providing a method that will return the saved image in a memory object; enhanced extraction features for TIFF documents resulting in faster viewing access; ability to display PDF documents, including engineering drawings, in vector form; enhanced support for PCL file format, including support of color and grayscale; as well as increased support for MO:DCA and AFP files formats.