Thank you for your responses. Feels great to be a part of this knowledgeable community.
ABC Amber Visio worked well, so I am content and happy :-) Thanks again, Roopa Malavally Belur Dov Isaacs <isaacs at adobe.com> wrote: Yes, the advice (I gave it) still holds. No reason why it shouldn't! - Dov > -----Original Message----- > From: Jon Harvey [mailto:JHarvey at cambridgesoft.com] > Sent: Friday, June 30, 2006 9:32 AM > To: Dov Isaacs; Steve Rickaby; framers at FrameUsers.com > Subject: RE: Help with converting a Visio file into a PDF > > Here is the procedure I pulled off this list years ago. It's been > sitting either in, on, under, or behind my desk for what seems like > forever. Does it still hold true with the current software out there? > > "1. Save the file in Visio as a PDF. > 2. Open the PDF in Acrobat. > 3. Save the Acrobat file as and EPS, with TIFF preview/fonts embedded. > 4. Import the EPS into FrameMaker. > Note: The image may look fuzzy in FM when imported. Remember, this is > the TIFF preview, not the printed page." > > -----Original Message----- > From: framers-bounces+jharvey=cambridgesoft.com at lists.frameusers.com > [mailto:framers-bounces+jharvey=cambridgesoft.com at lists.frameu > sers.com] > On Behalf Of Dov Isaacs > Sent: Wednesday, June 28, 2006 2:21 PM > To: Steve Rickaby; framers at FrameUsers.com > Subject: RE: Help with converting a Visio file into a PDF > > FrameMaker does NOT have the ability to import "Visio native > files." It does have the ability to use OLE (object linking > and embedding) links to such a Viso document file, but that > requires that Visio be installed on the system that runs > FrameMaker. Also, OLE is notoriously unreliable. > > - Dov > > > > -----Original Message----- > > From: framers-bounces+isaacs=adobe.com at lists.frameusers.com > > [mailto:framers-bounces+isaacs=adobe.com at lists.frameusers.com] > > On Behalf Of Steve Rickaby > > Sent: Wednesday, June 28, 2006 7:54 AM > > To: framers at FrameUsers.com > > Subject: Re: Help with converting a Visio file into a PDF > > > > At 07:40 -0700 28/6/06, Roopa Belur wrote: > > > > > My apologies for not being clear. My company uses > > Microsoft Word. They are considering moving to Frame in the > > next few months. > > > > > >I need help converting a Visio file into PDF without > > Distiller or any Adobe product. > > > > Er... just a quick query: you're not trying to go from Visio > > to PDF so that you can import the PDF into FrameMaker, are > > you? Because if so, I don't think you need to bother: PC > > FrameMaker can import Visio native files directly (or so I've > > been told - I don't use Visio). > > -- > > Steve > _______________________________________________ You are currently subscribed to Framers as rbelur at yahoo.com. Send list messages to framers at lists.frameusers.com. To unsubscribe send a blank email to framers-unsubscribe at lists.frameusers.com or visit http://lists.frameusers.com/mailman/options/framers/rbelur%40yahoo.com Send administrative questions to lisa at frameusers.com. Visit http://www.frameusers.com/ for more resources and info. "We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give." Sir Winston Churchill --------------------------------- Yahoo! Messenger with Voice. Make PC-to-Phone Calls to the US (and 30+ countries) for 2?/min or less.