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Building PDFs with Acrobat XI

Building PDFs with Acrobat XI

with Chad Chelius

Video: Welcome

(music playing) Hi my name is Chad Chelius. I'm a trainer, author, and consultant, Adobe Certified Instructor and user of Adobe software for over 20 years now. I don't just teach Acrobat, I use it daily to create a variety of different products, to share ideas, and to collaborate with clients. In this workshop, I'll show you how to make the most out of Acrobat 11. When appropriate, I'll point out some of the key differences between the Mac and Windows versions of the product. I'll focus on key competencies in this workshop that will help you get the most out of Acrobat 11.
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  1. 1m 25s
    1. Welcome
      1m 25s
  2. 1m 30s
    1. Acrobat XI and the PDF file format
      1m 30s
  3. 11m 38s
    1. The Welcome screen
      2m 18s
    2. The Acrobat XI workspace
      3m 20s
    3. Customizing the workspace
      6m 0s
  4. 34m 16s
    1. Read mode
      3m 19s
    2. Changing how a page displays
      6m 28s
    3. Page navigation
      3m 1s
    4. Setting the initial view of a PDF
      3m 48s
    5. Adding bookmarks
      5m 6s
    6. Creating links
      8m 5s
    7. Searching a PDF
      4m 29s
  5. 47m 52s
    1. Understanding PDF settings
      1m 38s
    2. Changing PDF settings
      6m 57s
    3. Basic methods for creating PDF files (Mac)
      5m 24s
    4. Basic methods for creating PDF files (Windows)
      2m 19s
    5. Creating a PDF from a Microsoft Office application (Windows)
      4m 5s
    6. Creating a PDF from a Microsoft Office application (Mac)
      4m 34s
    7. Creating a PDF from a Creative Suite application
      3m 45s
    8. Creating a PDF from a scanned document
      8m 36s
    9. Creating a PDF from a web page
      4m 19s
    10. Creating a PDF from any file (Windows)
      3m 27s
    11. Creating a PDF from any file (Mac)
      2m 48s
  6. 34m 59s
    1. Working with pages
      4m 50s
    2. Combining files into a single PDF
      4m 54s
    3. Editing PDF files
      6m 0s
    4. Applying a watermark
      4m 7s
    5. Creating and running actions
      6m 24s
    6. Comparing files
      4m 22s
    7. Repurposing PDF files
      4m 22s
  7. 36m 51s
    1. Using the commenting tools
      9m 30s
    2. Replying to comments
      2m 46s
    3. Creating a comments summary
      4m 15s
    4. Setting up an email review
      8m 50s
    5. Setting up a shared review
      8m 7s
    6. Using the Review Tracker
      3m 23s
  8. 2m 58s
    1. Sharing files via email
      2m 58s
  9. 18m 57s
    1. Creating a PDF form in Acrobat
      5m 35s
    2. Distributing an AcroForm using FormsCentral
      7m 14s
    3. Creating and distributing a form using FormsCentral
      6m 8s

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Building PDFs with Acrobat XI
3h 10m Appropriate for all Nov 08, 2012

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Adobe Acrobat XI, the latest version of Adobe's PDF editing application, includes powerful new features like enhanced text- and image-editing capabilities, support for web forms and electronic signatures, and improved compatibility with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. In this workshop, Adobe Certified Instructor Chad Chelius shows you how to make the most of Acrobat XI. After walking you through the settings used to generate PDF files, Chad teaches you how to navigate a PDF, add key navigation features such as bookmarks and links, and create PDF files in a variety of ways. Plus, discover how to share your PDF files, create a PDF form using the new FormsCentral application, and collaborate with other users.

Topics include:
  • Customizing the workspace
  • Setting the initial view of a PDF
  • Changing how a page displays
  • Adding bookmarks
  • Creating links
  • Searching a PDF
  • Creating and modifying PDF files
  • Collaborating using comments and reviews
  • Sharing files via email
  • Creating and distributing PDF forms
Subjects:
Business Forms PDF video2brain
Software:
Acrobat
Author:
Chad Chelius

Welcome

(music playing) Hi my name is Chad Chelius. I'm a trainer, author, and consultant, Adobe Certified Instructor and user of Adobe software for over 20 years now. I don't just teach Acrobat, I use it daily to create a variety of different products, to share ideas, and to collaborate with clients. In this workshop, I'll show you how to make the most out of Acrobat 11. When appropriate, I'll point out some of the key differences between the Mac and Windows versions of the product. I'll focus on key competencies in this workshop that will help you get the most out of Acrobat 11.

While also taking advantage of some of Acrobat 11's new features. I'll walk you through the settings used to generate PDF files. I'll also show you how to effeciently navigate a PDF and how to add key navigation features. Such as bookmark and links to make it easier for other users to navigate other PDF files that you create. I'll teach you how to create PDF files in a variety of different ways. How to share your PDF files. How to create a PDF form using the new Form Central Application. And how to collaborate with users in a variety of different ways. The videos in this workshop are task specific and focus on the fundamentals and new features of Acrobat 11.

I'm proud to be the author on this course, and I hope you find it useful and have fun creating PDF files using Acrobat 11.

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