PaperScan is simply universal while most of the scanning applications are dedicated to one scanner or one protocol. With PaperScan you can control any scanner (TWAIN or WIA) You prefer to use the scanner's software for document acquisition? Import any image/PDF files in PaperScan, arrange them in any imaginable single-page/multi-page configuration, then perform a wide range of image adjustments/enhacements and save your work in various file formats including JPEG, TIFF, PDF and JBIG2JBIG2JBIG2 encoding is a a revolutionary breakthrough in captured document technology allowing scanned images to be compressed up to 10x smaller than with TIFF G4 and TIFF-based PDFs. It allows documents of any types to be viewed and manipulated efficiently over the Internet, and affords digital copiers/printers efficient network transmission of digitally copied documents.
Joining PDFs is handy now and then, but for those of us who haven’t shelled out the bucks for Acrobat, it was previously out of reach. Now we can use PDFBinder, a free Windows app on the Google Code site that works admirably.
PdfMasher Turns PDFs into Ereader-Friendly HTML the Right Way. PDFs are great, and while many ereaders do support them they’re just not optimized for viewing. There are also plenty of apps that convert PDF to HTML to help solve this problem, but that tends to destroy the great formatting you get with a PDF. Basically, you always have to sacrifice something. With PdfMasher, you don’t.
Many ebook readers natively support PDF documents but, unfortunately, not all PDF documents are easy to read on a small ebook reader screen. Let’s take a look at two simple and free ways to convert PDF files for enjoyable reading.
Papercrop is free, simple utility that automatically restructures PDF files to fit more comfortably on small smartphone and eBook reader screens. Many PDFs strain our eyes with oversized margins and multiple columns that turn reading them on small screens into a a silly-looking dance of finger tapping and screen pinching. Papercrop attempts to rectify this problem by recreating PDF files with smaller margins and larger, more readable text.
Commercial web site Bolt Depot wants to be sure you’re buying the right fasteners for the job. They have a detailed interactive and downloadable (PDF) guide to fastener categories, head styles, driver types, and more. When you’re done reading over it you’ll know when to use use a lag bolt, why you’d want a slotted hex head, and what kind of nut you want to slap on the back.
PDF to Flash Page Flipper (or Flip) is a web app that can replicate the more interesting animations found on my iPad or a similar tablet and put them onto my laptop. In fact, it’s almost better, allowing you to turn any old PDF file into a superior flash-based and flippable book. The conversion process is fairly easy, with a lot of customization options that really don’t need to be messed around with. All in all, it is a pretty slick app, at the right price….$0.
With pdf24 you can convert documents into pdf files. You can do this online very easily with free PDF24 Email PDF Converter. No installation is needed! Or you can download free PDF24 PDF Creator. Just choose among one of the offers you like best.
The PDF file format was originally created by Adobe in the early ’90s and there are now over 450+ million PDF documents on the Internet according to Google. Compare this with the DOC format that was created in early ’80s (much before PDF) but there are only 75 million .doc files on the web today. While PDF Files are “read only” by default, there are ways by which you can edit certain elements* of a PDF document for free without requiring the source files or any of the commercial PDF editing tools.