Introductory PDF font tutorial

PDF Font Tutorial PDF fonts is a tricky subject and one we frequently get asked about. So I will be writing a set of articles to try and make some sense of the subject. I hope they prove useful and if you have any specific questions, please send me a question and I will make…

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PDF file format

I am sure that even the developers at Adobe are surprised at the some of the uses made of the PDF file format. As a cross-platform format providing a high quality presentation format with a wealth of programs to suit all budgets and requirements, the PDF file format has been very successful.  But it is…

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PDF Text – An Overview

PDF text is a subject which causes much confusion. People look at PDF files and they are a fantastic way to present content. If setup correctly, you can be sure they will appear exactly as you intended (with none of that horrid wrong formatting you get in Microsoft Word if the user does not have…

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Viewing PDF objects

Most of the time, you can just use a PDF file without thinking about what lies ‘under the bonnet’. But sometimes you want to find out about the actual objects inside a PDF file. I need to do this quite often to debug our PDF viewer but it is also useful if you want to…

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