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by jessejazza
Tue Apr 10, 2007 12:50 am
Forum: Classic - General Support
Topic: Viewing PDF files does not work
Replies: 6
Views: 1311

I've got ghostscript 8.54. It would seem you're right it is something to do with running from USB. It will convert to pdf though - but will not show in the file list. Checked associations - pdf ticked. Is it possible to put ghostscript on the USB somehow - probably not. I'll have to investigate furt...
by jessejazza
Mon Apr 09, 2007 10:46 am
Forum: Classic - General Support
Topic: Viewing PDF files does not work
Replies: 6
Views: 1311

Viewing PDF files does not work

One particularly useful facility for me is XnView's ability to convert picture format to pdf with the installation of ghostscript. However, after updating to the latest version and running that on a flash drive it no longer seems to work. Is this because the latest verison (1.90.3) has a glitch or b...
by jessejazza
Tue Mar 27, 2007 5:01 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: FastStone vs XnView
Replies: 6
Views: 11394

I looked at quite a number and XnView is outstanding. Particularly for file conversion which is what i use a lot. Excellent for all to use as it is simple, clear and fast - can't stand the amount of clutter in some software. It does just what one wants ++ from a viewer. I did read a comment once tha...
by jessejazza
Tue Mar 27, 2007 4:51 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: CutePDF Writer (freeware)
Replies: 3
Views: 3420

alternative pdf

I need to write to pdf quite a lot.

After trying a few i find primoPDF excellent [free]. Perhaps the later version of cute is OK but the one i used was v.short of primo's capabilities.

Just suggesting an alternative. :D
by jessejazza
Sat Nov 11, 2006 10:57 pm
Forum: Classic - General Support
Topic: viewing & converting pdf
Replies: 3
Views: 1164

Thanks Helmut

I knew i'd found it before just couldn't remember where. I tried to download the source code file ghostscript-8.54.tar.bz2 which was silly. If i have the XnView on USB which i'm considering how/where do i put the zip version gs854os2.zip - just in a directory on the USB?