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Insert, extract, delete pages

Adobe Acrobat 7.0: How To

How to insert/extract/delete pages in a PDF/A document

Ethesis: Use the following guide to insert scanned waivers/permission forms to your PDF. Use the guide Create a PDF from a physical original to generate PDF/A compliant PDF pages to insert.

eTheses: How to convert to PDF/A

eTheses must be submitted in PDF/A format.

PDF/A documents are PDFs that follow a new standard for archiving electronic documents. They are self-contained for long-term reproducibility. The practical difference between creating a PDF and a PDF/A document is that the conversion settings should be “PDF/A-1b:2005 (CMYK)” or “PDF/A-1b:2005 (RGB)”. Also, all fonts must be embedded in the document and no additional security features are allowed.

Create a PDF from a physical original

Adobe Acrobat 7.0: How To

Create a PDF/A document from a physical original using a scanner

If you have a physical document that you would like to have converted into a PDF, you will need a computer with a flatbed scanner and a copy of Adobe Acrobat installed. Use the following steps to create a PDF document:

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