Getting Started with Adobe Acrobat

This is the essential tool used world-wide, it allows us to produce and edit documents that can be sent and received trouble free digitally. Our Getting Started with Adobe Acrobat training course will give you the skills to make the most out of this application.

On this course you will learn how to create and edit documents that can be opened by anyone, learn how to download information from the web, convert information into a PDF document and also migrate documents to the Web.

The course will give you hands on experience via structured exercises during the session and will give you the opportunity to practice the skills you have learned.
To get the most out of this course ideally you should be comfortable with the Microsoft Windows environment.

Course Duration

1 Day

Course Content

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  • Looking at the Work Area
    • Menu and Toolbars
    • Using the Grid and the Info Palette
    • Navigating PDF documents
    • Printing PDF documents
  • Creating PDF Files
    • Using Acrobat Distiller
    • Converting Microsoft Office files
    • Image HTML and Text files
  • Converting Web Pages to PDF
    • Downloading pages in Acrobat
    • Working with captured pages
  • Acrobat Distiller Options
    • Embedding Fonts
    • Managing Colour
    • Compression and Resampling
    • Setting Job Options
  • Organisation and Navigation
    • Working with Thumbnails
    • Creating Bookmarks
    • Links and Weblinks
  • Searching and Indexing
    • Using the Find Command
    • Building a Search Index
    • The Search Command
  • Repurposing PDF Documents
    • Different PDF document types
    • Saving pages as editable text
    • Saving pages as images
    • Exporting images from a PDF
  • Working with PDF documents
    • Copying text and graphics
    • Cropping and Rotating pages
    • Insert/Delete/Replace pages
    • Editing text and graphics
    • Comparing two PDF documents
  • Adding Comments
    • Using the Comment Tools
    • Graphic Markup Tools
    • Text Markup Tools
  • PDF Forms
    • Creating Form Fields
    • Text Boxes / Combo Boxes
    • Check Boxes / Radio Buttons
    • Form Field Options
    • Making Forms Web-ready
  • Distributing PDF Documents
    • E-mail from within Acrobat
    • Preparing documents for distribution

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