About the AuthorsAcknowledgements
has been involved with PDF technology since 1996 and with BinaryThing since 1997. He’s been involved heavily in most major BinaryThing initiatives since 1997 including the launch and development of Planet PDF and PDF Store, and the expansion of BinaryThing’s commercial software product divisions (including ARTS PDF and Nitro PDF). Today, Richard focuses his energies on market analysis, product development, and company direction, while maintaining his active role as an associate editor at and contributor for Planet PDF.
is the world’s leading author on Adobe Acrobat and PDF with 10 Acrobat books currently in circulation including two commercial eBooks. His most recent titles include: Adobe Acrobat 7 PDF Bible (Wiley Publishing); Adobe Reader 7 Revealed (Peachpit/Adobe Press), Adobe Creative Suite 2 Bible (Wiley Publishing), Adobe Acrobat 6 Complete Course; and Creating Adobe Acrobat Forms. Additionally he has authored books on Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe Photoshop Elements.
A special thanks goes out to the rest of the people who made this guide possible. Rosario Gilson, for her brilliant and stylish design, and publishing work — all done to a very tight deadline. And then to our technical editors, Dan Shea (Planet PDF Editor) and Chris Dahl (ARTS PDF CTO), who made sure everything we’ve said is, in fact, correct. Thank you!