Re: [NTLK] pdf for Newton?

From: Rimmer (
Date: Mon Mar 18 2002 - 21:08:21 EST

> On Mon, 18 Mar 2002, BOURGUIGNON D DvSI/SNPI MTY wrote:
>> Exactly, but you must installed another software. I prefer using the
>> built-in app because of the speed of them, and it's freeing memory space.
> What about converting the PDF to an RTF? If you have the full version of
> Adobe Acrobat, it can do this!

But not on the mac I can't ? Or can I ?

> I used the Windows version (ver 5) and made an RTF from a PDF, but I
> couldn't get a Basiliksed NCU to export it to the Newton (via Notes).
> However, I was able to get the Newton (via Notes) to import an RTF backup
> I made of my Notes a few weeks ago.
> I'll try installing Newton Works, perhaps it will import the RTF.
> Anyway, for those who want to try with my files you can get them:
> 1. The source PDF (
> 2. The exported RTF (
> I'm really curious how well this works, as I have a lot of PDFs and I
> would like to view on my Newton.
> Acrobat also has the option of exporting images to JPEG and doing other
> image conversion, it might be possible to render each page as a JPEG and
> use a JPEG viewer on the Newton...
> Speedy2.

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