Join Chad Chelius for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a PDF from a scanned document, part of Building PDFs with Acrobat XI.
Even in this age of digital files, for many reasons, not all documents have a …digital source file. Scanning a document is also a fine way to …create a PDF file. Let's take a look at how to get your …paper document into a digital PDF format, with some added benefits. …I'm going to begin by opening up Acrobat on my computer. …And you'll probably notice that under the File menu, under the Create sub menu, we …do have a choice to create a PDF from a scanner.…
When you choose this option, you'll be presented with a dialog that allows you …to choose your scanner from the drop down list. …As well as how many sides you want to scan, and then some other options for how …the new PDF document is going to get created. …Now, on my computer I don't have a scanner installed. …However, if you have a scanner installed, and the drivers are updated you can …probably choose it from this list. But even if you don't have a scanner …directly connected to your computer, your not out of luck.…
So, I'm going to hit the cancel button, and we're going to go to the File menu. …
- 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
Skill Level Appropriate for all
1. Getting Started
2. The Acrobat Interface
3. Viewing and Navigating PDF Files
4. Creating PDF Files
5. Modifying PDF Files
6. Collaborating with PDF Files
7. Sharing PDF Files
Sharing files via email2m 58s
8. PDF Forms
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