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Saving part of a PDF file only

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nrqed
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Jul14-09, 04:34 PM
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I have a pdf file and I need to save to disk only part of it, not the whole document. Does anyone know how to do that?

I have the LaTeX file and I can of course LaTeX only part of the file but the problem is that the references in the part that I LaTeX are then not working since they refer to equations that have been commented out. So need to LaTeX the whole thing to get the references right. But I need to save only part of the file. Unfortunately, as far as I can tell, we can only save an entire PDF document, not just part of it.

Hope someone can help. Thanks in advance
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Jul14-09, 04:58 PM
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Just google "divide pdf file". There are lots of freeware programs that will let you do it.
rootX
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Jul14-09, 05:17 PM
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http://www.pdfhammer.com/project.php...90c534b80b216c

When finding one for me, I used "pdf editor" and also found an online editor other than the divider.
http://www.pdfescape.com/

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Jul14-09, 06:14 PM
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Saving part of a PDF file only

Quote Quote by rootX View Post
http://www.pdfhammer.com/project.php...90c534b80b216c

When finding one for me, I used "pdf editor" and also found an online editor other than the divider.
http://www.pdfescape.com/

Wow! Perfect!


Thank you to both of you for your help!!

Regards,

Patrick
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Jul15-09, 01:34 PM
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Quote Quote by rootX View Post
http://www.pdfhammer.com/project.php...90c534b80b216c

When finding one for me, I used "pdf editor" and also found an online editor other than the divider.
http://www.pdfescape.com/
Just a quick question. At one point I will have to edit a 400 pages long document. Will these programs handle such a large file?

Thanks again!
Jweber72
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Jul21-09, 05:29 AM
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The size of the PDF shouldn't matter much. If PDF Editor has a problem, there are tons of other PDF editors out there... FoxIt, etc.


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