Optimizing a PDF for file size and compatibility


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Optimizing a PDF for file size and compatibility

When we talk about optimizing a PDF, what we actually mean is that what we are trying to do is reduce the file size of the PDF while maintaining the quality of the text and graphics. And the reason that you'd want to do that is because you need this digital file to be downloaded quickly from a web site, for example. So maybe a lot of your customers don't have the fastest DSL or fiber optic connections to the Internet, but you want them to be able to download say this catalog as a PDF and not have it take three hours to download. So you want to reduce the file size but you still want all the followers to look really nice.

Now, if you're just trying to transfer a large PDF to somebody else and you are trying to avoid long times in transferring something as an attachment to an e-mail, there is a different solution, so that you don't need to actually have to worry about optimizing. If you are just trying to send one thing to one person you can always use Adobe's new Send ...

Optimizing a PDF for file size and compatibility
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Optimizing a PDF for file size and compatibility provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Anne-Marie Concepción as part of the Acrobat X Essential Training

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Business
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