I've found that kword does a pretty good job of importing pdfs and then
allowing you export them to other formats - not sure how it does this
seems possible given the occasional character error)
On 2/28/06, Declan Moriarty <junk_mail at iol.ie> wrote:
>> Recently, Somebody Somewhere wrote these words
> > Colm Buckley wrote:
> > >On 28 Feb 2006, at 16:23, Gary Pigott wrote:
> > >
> > >>That won't work. I tried doing just that a few weeks ago and
> > >>Acrobat refuses to print a PDF with DRM to the PDF "printer".
> > >>There is another way though. If you've got Office 2003
> > >>installed, print to the "Microsft Office Document Image
> > >>Writer", which'll output an MDI file that you can open and
> > >>print as a PDF.
> > >
> > >
> > >Or do it on a Linux system. You know, Linux, like in the
> > >mailing list?
> > which it seems he tried first & it didnt work, "like" but then
> > again. who needs the mental overhead of choices :)
>> Have you farted around with
> <wherever you hid ghostscript>/version/lib/decrypt.ps
>> There's some neat way of running many of those ps files as filters
> to a ghostscript invocation. I haven't tried with this in years.
> How about
>> gs -dBATCH -dQUIET -dSAFER -sDEVICE= decrypt.ps yourfile.ps > newname.ps
>> Hmmm... it doesn't look good but then I don't have an encrypted
>> With best Regards,
>>> Declan Moriarty.
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