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Message started by Ian_d on Aug 2nd, 2005 at 9:31am

Title: dwg to pdf
Post by Ian_d on Aug 2nd, 2005 at 9:31am
I am looking for software to watch for autocad dwg files appearing in a directory and producing a pdf file of it also idealy adding a water mark.

Any surgestions?

Title: Re: dwg to pdf
Post by Gert on Aug 2nd, 2005 at 10:42am
You can use one of the sample scripts installed with watchDirectory (v4, also available for v3) to convert .ps (postscript) to .pdf. Now how to get those .ps files....

I believe, if you have a postscript enabled printer (a lot are, and maybe you can just install a postscript printer driver), you can just set it up to "print to file", thereby converting your autocad doc to a *.ps file.

The above mentioned script can be used to convert .ps to .pdf.

Gert

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