How to Do Everything with Adobe Acrobat 8 / Edition 1

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Get more out of the latest version of Adobe Acrobat than ever! Create and share sophisticated electronic documents easily using Adobe Acrobat 8 and the helpful tips in this hands-on guide. How to Do Everything with Adobe Acrobat 8 shows you how to generate Adobe PDF files that retain the look and feel of the original documents, edit PDFs, collaborate with other users, and optimize PD's for print or the web. You'll also learn to secure your PD's and maintain document integrity. Covering both Adobe Acrobat Standard and Professional editions, this book makes it easy for you to take full advantage of all the new and improved features of this powerful program.
• Open, view, and search PD's
• Convert virtually any document to PDF
• Capture PD's from a scanner or web page
• Create navigation devices, including bookmarks, thumbnails, and links
• Add interactivity with actions
• Review, edit, and annotate PD's
• Add digital signatures and apply document security
• Optimize documents for print, CD/DVD applications, the web, and other uses
• Add multimedia elements
• Create a searchable index

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780072263930
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 1/24/2007
  • Series: How to Do Everything Series
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 508
  • Sales rank: 1,458,060
  • Product dimensions: 8.98 (w) x 10.92 (h) x 1.08 (d)

Meet the Author

Doug Sahlin is a graphic and website designer and the author of 15 books on graphic design.

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Table of Contents

PART I: Welcome to Adobe Acrobat 8.0

Chapter 1. Get to Know Acrobat 8.0

Chapter 2. Navigate the Acrobat Workspace

Chapter 3. Read PDF Documents with Adobe Acrobat 8.0
PART II: Create PDF documents

Chapter 4. Create a PDF Document

Chapter 5. Create PDF Documents in Authoring Applications

Chapter 6. Capture PDF Documents

Chapter 7. Create Navigation for PDF Documents

Chapter 8. Create Interactive PDF Navigation
PART III: Edit PDF Documents

Chapter 9: The Basics of Editing PDF Documents

Chapter 10: Review PDF Documents

Chapter 11. Add Digital Signatures and Document Security

Chapter 12. Optimize PDF Documents

Chapter 13. Acrobat Online
PART IV: Create Enhanced PDF Documents with Acrobat Professional

Chapter 14. Create Forms

Chapter 15. Create Forms with Adobe LiveCycle Designer (Windows Only)

Chapter 16. Optimize PDF Documents for Print

Chapter 17: Add Multimedia Elements to PDF Documents

Chapter 18: Create a PDF Index
Part V: Appendixes

Appendix A: Acrobat 8.0 Keyboard Shortcuts

Appendix B: Acrobat Resources
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