RE: Distiller vs. PDFwriter

Subject: RE: Distiller vs. PDFwriter
From: "Backer, Corinne" <CBacker -at- glhec -dot- org>
To: TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Sat, 23 Oct 1999 12:28:51 -0500


I haven't used PDFWriter (I use Distiller) but from following the threads on
this listserve, it seems that the majority believe Distiller is better
because it's less prone to errors/bugs/freakouts. It's also bundled with
FrameMaker, which makes it handy. Also, Adobe is a well-known company with
decent support, which I like.


-----Original Message-----
From: Keith Long [mailto:keith -at- kglongware -dot- com]
Sent: Friday, October 22, 1999 12:16 PM
Subject: Distiller vs. PDFwriter

Hello all,

Excuse the dumb question, but what is the advantage of using Distiller over
PDFwriter to create .PDF files?
Does using Distiller result in smaller .PDF files? Is this the main


vds -at- kglongware -dot- com

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