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Is there an Ifilter for Nuance PDFs to be used in junction with SharePoint2010?

I know that there are ifilters for Adobe PDF files and hence make these files searchable inside Sharepoint. Have not tried them but is there an ifilter for nuance created PDF documents? Please let me ...
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How to enable versioning of PDF files in SharePoint 2010

Using SharePoint 2010 I want to be able to version my PDF files. So for example I want the user to be able to check out a PDF file, update it, and check the same file back into SharePoint. Is there a ...
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Make SharePoint search results link to document instead of DispForm.aspx with no iFilter

We are storing quite a lot of pdf documents (images with no dual layer text) and do not wish to add a pdf iFilter (with the resultant storage and search performance costs). As we do not have an ...
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Document Sets to PDF

We are looking for a way of merging all the documents in a Document Set into a single .pdf file. Within our SharePoint 2010 website, we have created a custom Document Set content type with certain ...
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How to show adobe pdf documents in Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

I would like to create a list (document library) with pdf documents and when i choose one document it opens up in webpart on same page (like a preview option), or if that's not possible to open up in ...
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Publishing Report PDFs Monthly - multiple permissions to view them

We have about 30 reports a month to publish. Each report will have a different set of security rights. (For example, office manager x should only be able to see his/her report. But there are a few ...
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Publish feature in PDF like in office 2010 (wishful thinking)

Just as user has a publish feature option available for MS office . is there some kind of publish directly to sharepoint 2010 available for PDF documents or do the users have to go the usual route ...
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View PDFs in web browser

When I go to view a PDF on the web, say a 1040 form at the IRS, when I open it it opens in my browser. When I open a PDF file from my sharepoint 2010 instance, however, it prompts me to download the ...
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Indexing does not include PDF content

I am trying to get search (indexing) to include the content of PDF files. I have followed the guide from here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/927675. I have also double-checked that the GUID (CLSID) ...
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PDF's in SharePoint 2010

With SharePoint 2010, how can you make sure that PDF's are indexed and that they do not have a generic icon?
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Are hyperlinks within .PDFs added to the crawl queue when indexed with the Foxit PDF IFilter? [closed]

We have successfully installed and configured the Foxit PDF IFilter, and are successfully crawling and indexing PDF documents. The issue is that we have several PDF documents living within a custom ...
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Is there a way to fix the blinking of a dropdown menu over a .pdf loaded in a <div>?

I have an object inside a <div> that is displaying a pdf. This is done within a Content Editor Web Part. My drop down navigation menu "blinks" whenever it is over the <div>. The drop ...
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How can I convert the Taks in a Tasks list into PDF documents?

In order to document what happened on a project and why those decisions were made my customers needs to turn the tasks on a task list into documents, preferably PDFs. For now I only have to convert ...
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PDF document conversion

Does anyone know of an existing automated PDF conversion solution for sharepoint that works across multiple document versions? The solutions I found so far only work based on a ...
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Pressing back button after viewing a PDF file, gives page expired error

When we open a PDF in the browser from a document library, and then press the back button we get page expired. One possible solution we have found is to open the PDF in adobe reader, as per this ...
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What's the best tool to use to convert scanned PDFs so they can be indexed in SharePoint?

I have a large amount of PDFs and I need to be able to search them in MOSS 2007. I am aware of the iFilter which is required, but it will not index scanned PDFs. What is the fastest way to handle this ...