Posts with the tag PDF

Use Ghostscript to create PNG Images from a PDF

ghostscript -dNOPAUSE -dBATCH -r300 -sDEVICE=pnggray -sOutputFile="test.png" "TestFile.PDF"

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Auto refresh PDF as it is being changed

using Preview

use the following AppleScript and save it as ReloadPreviewDocument.scpt

Reload Preview Document 1.0
By Trevor Harmon <>

Based in part on the "Checking Accessibility Status" script by Apple.

on UIscript_check()
    -- get the <span...

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Install proprietary Adobe Reader

Add the Medibuntu repository:

sudo wget -O /etc/apt/sources.list.d/medibuntu.list

Update repos and get the Medibuntu keyring manager:

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install medibuntu-keyring && sudo apt-get update

Get Adobe Reader:

sudo apt-get install acroread

If you like to you can also install the acrobat plugin for firefox, konqueror...

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