Inserting a pdf file into a pub document

I cannot insert a pdf file into a Pub2000 document.  All I 
get is an acrobat icon, but not the picture.  Can anyone 
walk me through the steps?  Thanks
abc4343 (1)
10/9/2003 10:19:08 PM
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No you cannot do it and unlikely you ever will.

If there are no security settings you should be able to copy and paste.


donotknock (1941)
10/9/2003 11:28:33 PM
I don't think you can directly insert a pdf file into a pub 2000 document.

But is a way you could do it, sort of.  This is a bit ugly but I think it
will work.

With the pdf file displayed, press the Prt Scrn key. This will put an image
of the pdf file that is displayed into the Clipboard.

Now, open Publisher, right click and Paste.  Crop to size and then go back
and get the lower half, paste into publisher, crop to size.

Now, to do the same only a bit cleaner and easier.

Get MWSnap, a great Desktop picture taker with built in cropping at:

Get the Desktop using MWSnap.

If you have difficulty accessing the MWSnap web site send me an email and
I'll attach it to a reply.

My real address is:   dschmidtATpacifierDOTcom.

"JKA" <> wrote in message
> I cannot insert a pdf file into a Pub2000 document.  All I
> get is an acrobat icon, but not the picture.  Can anyone
> walk me through the steps?  Thanks

RetiredEngr (169)
10/9/2003 11:41:33 PM
Do you have the full version of Acrobat or another program that will 
allow you to open a pdf file and save it as image? If not, I don't think 
you can do it.


JKA wrote:
> I cannot insert a pdf file into a Pub2000 document.  All I 
> get is an acrobat icon, but not the picture.  Can anyone 
> walk me through the steps?  Thanks

wordwiz (948)
10/10/2003 10:44:12 PM

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