Short Run Printing, Ltd. PDF Export Profile.
While there are a number of ways to export a vaild PDF file for printing, we have found the Export Profile below to be very stable.
Link to JobOptions File. (Right Click -> Save As)
There are two ways to install the ShortRunPrintingLTD.joboptions file. To do so, complete one of the following:
The ShortRunPrintingLtd.com Export Profile has now been installed in Adobe Acrobat on your system. Please use this export
profile for creating all PDF files for printing at ShortRunPrintingLtd.com.
- First Installation Option: Adobe® InDesign® CS3, CS4, CS5
- Save ShortRunPrintingLTD.joboptions File to your Desktop
- Open InDesign CS3/4
- Select File > Adobe PDF Presets > Define
- Click the "Load" Button on the right hand side (Approximately half way down)
- Browse to and select ShortRunPrintingLTD.joboptions from your desktop
- Click the "Open" Button in the bottom right corner of the window.
- You should now see an option for "ShortRunPrintingLTD" in the "Presets:" list
- Click the "Done" Button in the upper right corner of the window titled "Adobe PDF Presets"
- Second Installation Option: Adobe® Acrobat® Distiller
- Save ShortRunPrintingLTD.joboptions to Desktop
- Open Adobe® Acrobat Distiller (NOT Acrobat)
- Click on "Settings" Menu
- Click on "Add Adobe® PDF Settings"
- Browse to ShortRunPrintingLTD.joboptions and click "Open"
- Place ShortRunPrintingLTD.joboptions (From your Desktop) in Trash.
We hope you find this tool useful.