The Adobe PDF file format is as portable as Word or Excel files, but it has certain advantages over them. Many people use Adobe Reader or other free alternative applications to read PDF files. Licensed Acrobat XI Professional costs about 20,000 rubles. ($ 500), but on the Internet you can easily find, download, and use earlier versions of Adobe Reader for free. This article will show you how to quickly create a PDF file using the free OpenOffice.org application.
Step 1. Install the OpenOffice application on your computer
Step 2. Open OpenOffice.org Writer and create a text document
Step 3. After you have finished writing the text in the document, save it
Step 4. Click the File section on the menu bar
Step 5. Select Export as PDF
Step 6. Name the file
Step 7. Click "Save"
That's it, you have easily created a PDF document.
- OpenOffice.org is a platform and suite of office applications in various languages, and is also available for download from various open sources.
- Compatible with other major office suites, free to download, use and distribute.
- For more detailed information on this process, you can view the article "How to save a document in PDF format for free (on Windows)".
- One of the advantages of a PDF file is that it cannot be edited without using the Adobe Editor function. The PDF document is presented in the form of a photo or picture, as after scanning.