Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

print pdf

Collapse
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • print pdf

    I need to print a document out (each page is about 8 x 5") but coming out like a magazine style format. It has 12 pages, where is the option so that i could print 1 and 12 page together on one side page2 and 11 etc.. I hope you guys understand what i am trying to ask. I did this long time ago in acrobat.. but don't remember the option.

  • #2
    you mean you need

    12 + 1
    2 + 11
    10 + 3 together etc?

    You either have to set your document up that way and then export to PDF or you have to shift around the PDFs in your document and print as spreads.
    I blog, you blog, we all blog!

    Comment


    • #3
      I remember there is a function in acrobat reader writer that allows you to modify single pages pdf to magazine layout, so that i don't have to shift the pdf pages around manually.

      Comment


      • #4
        my experience is that you have to distill, export, or save-as a PDF with "reader spreads" as an option. you could play around with the imposition in Pit Stop or some program like that, but not shift the pages and the layout itself in PDF.

        also most printers want PDFs, single pages, 1/8" bleed incorporated into each page, and then part of their workflow is the imposition software... so most places wouldn't even want spreads, as that's kind of old school... that's my experience anyway...

        Comment


        • #5
          I just need to print a bunch of single pages pdf files into a booklet format and i am trying to find the fastest way to do format it.

          Comment


          • #6
            Some S/W ;ets you print only the Odd pages, then yuo reinsert and/or flip the stack and print only Even pages, and it comes out as a perfect bound document. Unless you are trying to show yours saddle stiched.
            --Ciao for Niao--
            Ethan

            Comment


            • #7
              You're basicly after something to impose single page PDFs into a booklet PDF, saddle stitch.

              Unless you have a plugin like 'Quite Imposing', probably the most straightforward way to do this is to 'place' each PDF page into a blank layout document (Quark, PM, ID), that's double the width of your page, in an imposed sequence, and output the whole shebang as a PDF.

              Comment


              • #8
                I knew Broacher would help when he had a chance
                I blog, you blog, we all blog!

                Comment


                • #9
                  thanks guys!

                  it was the quite imposing software that i was thinking of. My former company had that installed into acrobat which made life much easier to print. Which is probably why i can't find it in my acrobat.

                  thanks again!

                  Comment

                  Search

                  Collapse

                  Advertisement

                  Collapse

                  Latest Topics

                  Collapse

                  • sipraomer
                    Reply to Please Critique Web Design Mockup
                    sipraomer
                    Please give any suggestions to improve the design so I can invoke the above mentioned moods....
                    Today, 04:40 AM
                  • PixelAce
                    Comment on Logo Critique. Only hobby
                    PixelAce
                    ok but almost everything you do, you have to be good at it and do your work the best you can because you have some responsibilities. There is so much more than graphic indentity of a company so no need...
                    Today, 03:58 AM
                  • Rachel B
                    linking pages via master pages with smart text reflow
                    Rachel B
                    Hi Gang, long time no see! Been painting murals for awhile now! Now with a few books to design I am having a problem with my master pages in indd CS6.
                    Master A is the first 2 spreads of a chapter,...
                    Today, 03:45 AM
                  • photo4arteu
                    Reply to Please critique my work
                    photo4arteu
                    KitchWith, thank You. I read the rules, and I will follow them.
                    Yesterday, 07:10 PM
                  • PrintDriver
                    Reply to Portfolio Question!
                    PrintDriver
                    If you are talking about a portfolio you have in a case and take with you to interviews where you will be doing a presentation of the work, a written blurb is not needed.

                    If you are talking...
                    Yesterday, 07:04 PM

                  Incredible Stock
                  GDF A division of Mediabistro Holdings Adweek | Mediabistro | Clio | Film Expo Group Contact Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy Copyright 2016 Mediabistro Holdings
                  Working...
                  X