Well Klaus, Put it this way: If you were going to cook a meal, Would you buy fresh ingredients from a shop? Or would you go scavenging in restaurants for leftovers on people's plates? :)
If I'm going to use some fonts in a document, I prefer to have them properly installed on my computer, not scrape them out of the insides of a Word document that I happen to have open or whatever Of course, everyone's individual workflows are different... But if could only make PDFs successfully with that option selected, I'd be looking to troubleshoot why that was. (My guess is that they might be referenced inside an EPS graphic or something like that). David Message: 4 Date: Thu, 12 Jun 2014 09:33:15 +0200 From: "Klaus Daube" <fr...@daube.ch> To: "Davis, David" <david.da...@non.schneider-electric.com>, email@example.com Subject: Re: Can't Generate PDF SOLVED Message-ID: <539957bb.10871.5af...@frame.daube.ch> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-8859-1 On 6 Jun 2014 at 2:49, Davis, David wrote: > There's nothing ambiguous about that option! And it's very sensible. I > wouldn't advise anyone to deselect it. Otherwise, Distiller can create > a PDF which references fonts which are only present in a document > that's currently open and loaded in RAM on your PC. It is likely these > will not embed properly and so you will be creating a PDF that has > limited portability. David, sorry to have a counter-view: In the past 17 years of using FM and Acrobat I always got incorrect pdfs with this option checked. Until Acrobat 9.5 it was (re)set with every update of Acrobat and I had to uncheck it frequently. However, the effect from checking or unchecking this option may depend on the system (or more sarcastic: from the water level in the toilet). I wonder what 'our' expert at Adobe (Dov Isaaks) says about this option. Klaus Daube ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Docu + Design Daube; Sch?racher 11; CH-8053 Z?rich Technical documentation & consultancy; On-line and paper F: +41-44-422 86 25 E: d...@daube.ch W: www.daube.ch __________________________________________________________ *** Confidentiality Notice: This e-mail, including any associated or attached files, is intended solely for the individual or entity to which it is addressed. This e-mail is confidential and may well also be legally privileged. If you have received it in error, you are on notice of its status. Please notify the sender immediately by reply e-mail and then delete this message from your system. Please do not copy it or use it for any purposes, or disclose its contents to any other person. This email comes from a division of the Invensys Group, owned by Invensys Limited, which is a company registered in England and Wales with its registered office at 3rd Floor, 40 Grosvenor Place, London, SW1X 7AW (Registered number 166023). For a list of European legal entities within the Invensys Group, please select the Legal Entities link at invensys.com. Invensys Limited is owned by the Schneider-Electric Group. You may contact Invensys Limited on +44 (0)20 3155 1200 or e-mail recept...@invensys.com. This e-mail and any attachments thereto may be subject to the terms of any agreements between Invensys (and/or its subsidiaries and affiliates) and the recipient (and/or its subsidiaries and affiliates). _______________________________________________ You are currently subscribed to framers as arch...@mail-archive.com. Send list messages to firstname.lastname@example.org. To unsubscribe send a blank email to framers-unsubscr...@lists.frameusers.com or visit http://lists.frameusers.com/mailman/options/framers/archive%40mail-archive.com Send administrative questions to listad...@frameusers.com. Visit http://www.frameusers.com/ for more resources and info.