Convert any file to PDF.
doPDF review by Download.hr Team on 16.03.2015
PDF stands for Portable Document Format and it was create
d by Adobe to ease document exchange. doPDF
is a free PDF creator that does what the name suggests, creates PDF files.
is a simple alternative to Adobe Acrobat, as it allows you to create PDF files using virtually any application that supports printing. That's because doPDF
installs itself as a virtual printer into the operating system. As such, you'll have the ability to use your favorite text editor for generating PDF files. Following the program has been installed, the user can simply access the PDF functionality in two ways, either using the real application and selecting the desired files that need to be turned to PDF or by accessing the printing feature from any program.
you can convert
to PDF in two ways:
1.Print to PDF via the virtual printer driver doPDF
-you'd do this exactly as you print to a regular printer, just the result is a PDF file, not a printed piece of paper.
Open the document that you want to convert (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, WordPad, NotePad or any printable document), choose Print and select doPDF
from the list of printers.
You will be asked where to save the PDF file and when completed, the PDF will probably be automatically opened with your default PDF reader.
2.Using the doPDF
has an executable file (accessible from the beginning program group) that you may run in order to start a conversion wizard.
Go to Start->Programs->doPDF
and click on doPDF
to start the conversion wizard. Make use of the Browse button to choose the file you want converted and after that click on Create to convert the document to PDF.
Download and install doPDF
safely and without concerns.
doPDF highlights and features:
Predefined page size- you can surely select a predefined page size for the resulting PDF file for example: A0, A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, A6, B4/5, Letter, Legal, Executive, Envelope DL/C5/B5/Monarch/#10, ANSI, ARCH (50 different formats available)
PDF output presets-You can make top quality PDF files (i.e. for printing) or smaller files (i.e. for web publishing), depending upon your needs. You might also decide to balance the two alternatives using the medium quality preset.
Automatic updates-We always recommend using the most recent version of doPDF and its integrated automatic update engine will keep your version current. Update checks can be scheduled daily, weekly or monthly, but it is also possible to disable this feature.
Graphic scale-The content of the resulting PDF can be shrunk to 1% off the initial size, or enlarged up to 400%.
Addin for Microsoft Office-During installation you'll be able to install the novaPDF add in for Microsoft Office. This enables doPDF to offer one-click conversion to PDF from Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Visio).
PDF Links and Bookmarks (Office only)-When you convert PDFs using the add in for Microsoft Office, you can convert bookmarks and links from the initial document in the resulting PDF file.
Always use this folder-You can have doPDF create and save the PDF file to exactly the same folder every time, no matter where you open the initial document from.
Embed font subsets-To ensure that the resulting PDF file will appear exactly as originally intended, doPDF embeds by default the font subsets used in the initial document.
Open with PDF reader- you can surely choose to have the PDF opened with the default PDF reader once it's converted.
doPDF user interface supports the following languages:
English, Arabic, Bulgarian, Chinese, ChineseSimplified, ChineseTraditional, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Lithuanian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish, Ukrain
What do you think about doPDF?