Word 2003 graphics problem when using acrobat distiller.



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Word 2003 graphics problem when using acrobat distiller.

Postby TC5CLk5ld3M » Thu, 09 Dec 2004 23:45:01 GMT

I am currently running Word 2003 XP and using Acrobat Distiller 5.05.  I am 
suddenly having a problem with my graphics showing a 1% screen when I pdf the 
document using distiller.  I  used Word 2000 for 3 years with no problems, no 
1%screen.  All of the graphics in my manuals are created in Photoshop 6, are 
tiff files, and are black and white.  I've crused the adobe site to see if 
anyone else has seen something like this but got no hits.  Any ideas?  Is 
there a setting in 2003 I don't know about that compresses/modifies the 
graphics when they are inserted in or printed from Word 2003?  Any help would 
be great!

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