How to Install Adobe PDF Reader 9.3 in Ubuntu 10.04

On May 14, 2010, in adobe reader, pdf, by Dipin Krishna

Adobe Reader is a famous pdf reader.Command line way: $ wget$ sudo dpkg -i AdbeRdr9.3.2-1_i386linux_enu.deb Non Command Line: Download the deb file for 32-bit linux os from here. Just double click the .deb file you just downloaded to install adobe reader. Enjoy! ————————————————————————— The GNU/Linux Advanced Administration: In this ebook “The GNU/Linux Operating System”, […]


Convert copy protected PDFs to unprotected, using two simple commands in Ubuntu

On December 2, 2009, in Convert, pdf, by Dipin Krishna

Use two simple commands to convert a protected pdf into an unprotected pdf. Here in this example i assume the protected pdf file name to be ‘protected.pdf’. Now open your terminal and type. $ pdftops protected.pdf$ pstopdf out.pdf The out.pdf will be your unprotected PDF. If you don’t have pstopdf and pdftops installed […]


Convert PDF files to JPEG, TIFF and more..

On August 27, 2009, in Convert, imagemagick, jpeg, pdf, by Dipin Krishna

Use ImageMagic’s convert program to convert between image formats as well as resize an image, blur, crop, despeckle, dither, draw on, flip, join, re-sample, and much more. To install ImageMagick in your ubuntu(or other debian distros) type this at terminal: $ sudo aptitude install imagemagick Convert PDF files (examples) convert from pdf to jpeg$ convert […]