How much RAM and free disk space do you have? Creating the PDF eats up a lot and can trigger a crash if it runs out.
Also, you don't mention how you're doing it -- printing to the PDF logical printer or trying to use SaveAs... which I think isn't as good as printing to the Acrobat printer. Yes, the hotfix works and doesn't seem to break anything, so it certainly wouldn't hurt to roll it on. Art Art Campbell art.campbell at gmail.com "... In my opinion, there's nothing in this world beats a '52 Vincent and a redheaded girl." -- Richard Thompson No disclaimers apply. DoD 358 On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 7:09 AM, Orly Zimmerman <orlyz at marvell.com> wrote: > HI All, > > I'm working in FM8 - TCS, unstructured, on Windows XP Pro > > I have a few questions: > 1. Does anyone know of a way to get FM to stop creating the recovery files > for when FM crashes? > > Lately, I'm working on an incredibly large book and whenever I change my > conditional text settings, update the book and then try to create my PDF, FM > crashes. I don't need those recovery files, and would like to disable their > creation if possible. > > Question 2 is whether anyone knows how to get FM to stop crashing > altogether when attempting to create the PDF - > > I seached the archives and came across a suggestion for a Windows Hotfix - > Question 3: Have any of you used the hotfix? Does it cause any other > problems or does it actually fix the problem? > > Thanks, > Orly Z. > _______________________________________________ > > > You are currently subscribed to Framers as art.campbell 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/art.campbell%40gmail.com > > Send administrative questions to listadmin at frameusers.com. Visit > http://www.frameusers.com/ for more resources and info. >