Adobe Acrobat DC Essentials Introduction

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Adobe Acrobat DC Essentials Introduction:

This scheduled course is designed to give a core essentials introduction to working with Acrobat including best practices for creation, combining, distribution and sharing of PDF documents.

Upon successful completion of this course delegates will be able to:
-Access information in a PDF document
-Create PDF documents from Microsfot Office & Web pages
-Combine PDFs
-Modify PDF documents
-Add PDF navigation aids
-Work with multiple PDF documents
-Review PDF document

The following is a general outline. The range of topics covered during your training is dependent upon student level, time available and preferences of your course booking.

Overview of Acrobat Family

  • Understanding the product line-up

Create PDF from Microsoft Office

  • Generate PDFs from Microsoft Office
  • The PDF Maker
  • Embedding bookmarks, TOC, links

Document repurposing

  • Powerpoint to PDF presentations
  • HTML pages to PDF

Acrobat Distiller

  • Create low and high quality PDFs
  • Impact of resolution and font embedding
  • PDF versioning

Generating PDF from Web pages

  • Conversion options
  • Selection mode
  • Output control
  • Embedded media settings
  • Flash control

Combining PDFs

  • Combine PDFs into single file
  • Combine PDFs into PDF Portfolio
  • Advantages of single files
  • Advantages of PDF Portfolio
  • PDF Portfolio deep dive

Layout modes

  • Appending different media
  • Customising Portfolio
  • Home, index and list modes
  • Upload to

The Organiser

  • Explore the organiser
  • Favourite places
  • Exploring metadata
  • Network places


  • New customised toolbars
  • Reset workspace
  • Navigating views and pages
  • Keyboard shortcuts

Editing and repurposing

  • Use the touch-up text tool
  • Change properties
  • Repurpose Export data
  • Save out images
  • Document wide extraction
  • Conversion options

Secure your PDF file

  • Different types of Acrobat security
  • Security Policies
  • Applying security and testing
  • Password and permissions restrictions
  • Removing security
  • Acrobat security implications

Additional entry requirements

This course is intended for professionals from any field who plan to use Acrobat to create, edit, or distribute PDFs. You will need basic PC or Mac skills, including a solid understanding of a computer's operating system (Windows or Mac OS). You will also need to know how to launch a program, create and save files, and copy files from CDs and other media. Finally, you will need basic experience in using common office applications such as spreadsheets, word processors, and web browsers.

Training for employers

This course has been specifically designed for companies training their employees.

Course reference: http://www.xchangetraining.co.uk/courses/adobe-acrobat (use this when contacting provider)

Course info

Where do you want to study this course?

Start Date: Thu 29th August 2019
JULY 2019
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London, EC1M 4BH, Manchester, M1 2AP


10:00am - 5:00pm


1 day


Full time


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