If you have enough people who need to create PDFs by corporate mandate, look into setting up Adove Acrobat Elements. It's a volume license solution that starts at 100 seats. Your entire company could be set up to use this.
On 5/21/06, Syed Zaeem Hosain <Syed.Hosain at aeris.net> wrote: > Hi, all. > > Pardon the slightly unrelated to FrameMaker questions, but I am figure > I am not too far off the mark here, since you all are likely to be very > familiar with similar polices to what I describe here. > > We are standardizing on a new policy that documents/files sent "outside" > the company must be in PDF form only. No Word or Excel (typically) or > FrameMaker (of course! :) ) files. And, obviously, it does not include > text e-mail! > > This means that we must install PDF creation software on all our user > computers ... including laptops and ones that may not be connected to the > Internet at all times. > > Acrobat Professional is too expensive a solution for this, plus it is > overkill for most of our employees. We have some people who only create > documents and files in Word or Excel for example. > > Hence, my questions: > > 1. What are you all using for PDF file creation? > > 2. Does it allow forms? I.e., for external folks to fill in fields and > send back the form! > > 3. What would you recommend we do, if you were setting up a similar > policy? > > Thanks! > > Z > _______________________________________________ > > > You are currently subscribed to Framers as techcommdood at gmail.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/techcommdood%40gmail.com > > Send administrative questions to lisa at frameusers.com. Visit > http://www.frameusers.com/ for more resources and info. > -- Bill Swallow HATT List Owner WWP-Users List Owner Senior Member STC, TechValley Chapter http://techcommdood.blogspot.com