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Introduction to Adobe Acrobat X

ACRBT-106 (2 Days)

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Acrobat Training Overview

Accelebrate's Introduction to Adobe Acrobat X training teaches attendees the Acrobat skills they need to create and edit Acrobat documents, to set up Acrobat document review cycles, to build Acrobat forms, and to take advantage of Acrobat's security and signature features.

Location and Pricing

Most Accelebrate courses are delivered as private, customized, on-site training at our clients' locations worldwide for groups of 3 or more attendees and are custom tailored to their specific needs. Please visit our client list to see organizations for whom we have delivered private in-house training. These courses can also be delivered as live, private online classes for groups that are geographically dispersed or wish to save on the instructor's or students' travel expenses. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private training at your site or online, please contact us.

Acrobat Training Objectives

  • To discover how to create Acrobat documents from Microsoft Office and a wide range of other sources
  • To learn how to control Adobe PDF output quality for print, web, and other distribution media
  • To master editing PDF files and using PDF as a platform for collaboration
  • To understand how to secure PDF documents and take advantage of signatures
  • To learn how to build and use PDF forms
  • To discover how to implement and execute PDF document review cycles

Acrobat Training Outline

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Introducing Adobe Acrobat X
  • About Adobe PDF
  • About Adobe Acrobat
  • About Adobe Reader
  • Adobe PDF on the web
  • A first look at the work area
  • Viewing PDF presentations in Full Screen mode
  • Viewing PDF files in Read mode
  • Designing documents for online viewing
  • Getting help
Exploring the Work Area
  • Opening a PDF file
  • Working with the toolbars
  • Working with task panes
  • Customizing the Quick Tools toolbar
  • Using keyboard shortcuts to select tools
  • Navigating PDF documents
Creating Adobe PDF Files
  • About creating Adobe PDF files
  • Using the Create command
  • Dragging and dropping files
  • Converting and combining different types of files
  • Using PDFMaker
  • Using the Print command to create Adobe PDF files
  • Reducing file size
  • About compression and resampling
  • Scanning a paper document
  • Making scanned text editable and searchable
  • Converting email messages to PDF (Windows)
  • Converting web pages to Adobe PDF
Reading and Working with PDF Files
  • Changing the opening view
  • About the onscreen display
  • Reading PDF documents
  • Searching PDF documents
  • Printing PDF documents
  • Filling out PDF forms
  • About flexibility, accessibility, and structure
  • Working with accessible documents
  • Making files flexible and accessible
  • Using the Acrobat accessibility features
  • Sharing PDF files
Using Acrobat with Microsoft Office Files (Windows)
  • Getting started
  • About Acrobat PDFMaker
  • Converting Microsoft Word files to Adobe PDF
  • Converting Excel documents and starting a review
  • Converting PowerPoint presentations
  • Converting web pages from Internet Explorer
  • Saving PDF files as Word documents
  • Extracting PDF tables as Excel spreadsheets
Enhancing and Editing PDF Documents
  • Examining the work file
  • Moving pages with page thumbnails
  • Editing Adobe PDF pages
  • Renumbering pages
  • Editing links
  • Working with bookmarks
  • Adding multimedia files
  • Editing text
  • Copying text and images from a PDF file
  • Setting document properties and metadata
Combining Files in PDF Portfolios
  • About PDF Portfolios
  • Creating a PDF Portfolio
  • Customizing your PDF Portfolio
  • Sharing your PDF Portfolio
  • Searching a PDF Portfolio
Adding Signatures and Security
  • Getting started
  • Viewing documents in Protected Mode(Windows only)
  • About security
  • Viewing security settings
  • Adding security to PDF files
  • About digital signatures
  • Creating digital signatures
  • Signing a document digitally
  • Modifying signed documents
  • Certifying PDF files
  • Signing certified documents
  • Using security envelopes
Using Acrobat in a Review Cycle
  • About the review process
  • Getting started
  • Adding comments to a PDF document
  • Working with comments
  • Initiating a shared review
  • Initiating live collaboration
Working with Forms in Acrobat
  • Getting started
  • Converting PDF files to interactive PDF forms
  • Adding form fields
  • Distributing forms
  • Collecting form data
  • Working with form data
  • Calculating and validating numeric fields
Using Actions
  • About actions
  • Using predefined actions
  • Creating an action
  • Sharing actions
Using the Legal Features
  • Legal features in Adobe Acrobat X
  • About Bates numbering and redaction
  • Applying Bates numbering
  • Defining Bates numbering
  • Editing Bates numbering
  • Applying redaction
  • Changing the appearance of redactions
  • Searching text for redaction
  • Assembling PDF documents
  • Marking redactions across multiple pages
Using Acrobat in Professional Printing
  • Creating PDF files for print and prepress
  • Preflighting files (Acrobat Pro)
  • Working with transparency (Acrobat Pro)
  • Setting up color management
  • Previewing your print job (Acrobat Pro)
  • Advanced printing controls
Conclusion
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Lecture percentage

40%

Lecture/Demo

Lab percentage

60%

Lab

Course Number:

ACRBT-106

Duration:

2 Days

Prerequisites:

No prior experience is presumed.

Training Materials:

All students will receive a copy of Adobe Press' Adobe® Acrobat® X Classroom in a Book, as well as a copy of the instructor's presentation.

Software Requirements:

  • Acrobat X Professional (for Windows or Mac)
  • Microsoft Office

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