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Converting files to .pdf format
September 18, 2011
1:22 pm
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Can you recommend a program to convert files to PDF?  I googled it and a program called PDFlite came up for free but when I clicked on it i got a warning.  I don't mind buy software.  thought I'd ask you first.

If you have MS Office (Word) 2007 or higher – you can just Save As .pdf (you might need to download an add-in first)
Or Open Office, I believe, can also perform that function.
If you don't have either of those, then, I think the utility I've heard of is use CutePDF.  the best place to download utilities is from  We trust them to be malware free.  Here's an article on .pdf conversions.
September 18, 2011
8:50 pm
Sandy Teggatz

I've been very happy with the conversion program Bullzip PDF Printer, available at:…..f/info.php


It's actually a print driver — which means one selects it rather than the regular printer and thus create a PDF file. I find that Bullzip creates a smaller file than other methods I've used. It's very easy to use!


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