program to create PDF files??

Discussion in 'Adult League & Tournament Talk' started by catfish, Feb 15, 2009.

  1. catfish

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    Does anyone know of some inexpensive or free software to convert documents into PDF files. I need to email flyers, schedules, etc. to many team captains and players. PDF files work best. Any suggestions?
     
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  4. TonyB

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    Best application that I know of is "Primo PDF". Do a search for it.

    Basically, it's a printer driver that creates PDFs. You just install the software, select PrimoPDF as your printer, then print your document and it gets converted to a PDF.

    Simplest free solution I've ever seen.
     
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  5. MSL

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    Try CutePDF...

    -Matt
     
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  6. catfish

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    Thanks. I tried the Primo PDF and it works great.
     
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  7. TonyB

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    I thought so.

    It's a beautiful little app.
     
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    What does this have to do with adult leagues and tournaments?
     
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  9. catfish

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    I needed the information to help with coordinating adult leagues. Maybe that wasn't clear in my original post.
     
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  10. soyizgood

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    Primo PDF is the bomb. OpenOffice does okay with it too, but Primo is more compact, works with any document type, and you have several neat options for optimizing it.
     
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  11. Moses Man

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    Another vote for CutePDF. It's lightweight and works cross-applications, similar to PrimoPDF... it's essentially a printer driver emulator.
     
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  12. zapvor

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    doesnt adobe reader/acrobat have a built in pdf converter?
     
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  13. soyizgood

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    You have to pay $$$ for Acrobat. Reader doesn't do anything but view.
     
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  14. Bubba

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    There are several 'free' pdf creators out there... go to either:
    www.tucows.com
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    zdnet.com
     
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  15. zapvor

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    or download it for free...
     
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