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Re: indexing PDF files by page?

From: Thomas Dowling <tdowling(at)not-real.ohiolink.edu>
Date: Wed Dec 17 2003 - 13:41:38 GMT
Bill Moseley wrote:

>On Tue, Dec 16, 2003 at 07:40:28PM -0800, Mike Scarborough wrote:
>  
>
>>hello,
>>
>>i have several large HTML files that i want to convert into PDFs.  is 
>>there any way to have PDF files indexed by page, so that users can jump 
>>to that page in the PDF?  
>>    
>>
>
>Since the pdf to text conversion often includes the ^L to separate
>pages, yes it's not hard to index individual pages.
>
>I'm not sure how to create links that will jump to that section of the
>PDF, though.
>
>
>  
>

<http://acroeng.adobe.com/BrowserTestSuite/auxurl/auxurl_testpage.html> 
suggests that you can link to a document's "named destinations" created 
within Acrobat, but not to any given page number.

-- 
Thomas Dowling
OhioLINK - Ohio Library and Information Network
tdowling@ohiolink.edu
Received on Wed Dec 17 14:07:06 2003