Callas Launches pdfCorrect
Acrobat Plug-in identifies and fixes PDFs
Callas Software's callas pdfCorrect is an Adobe Acrobat plug-in for Acrobat 6 and 7 that not only identifies PDF problems but also fixes them. Designed for prepress experts, creative professionals, and publishers, it can detect and correct more than 100 PDF problems, says the company, including: overprint problems, PostScript objects, and OPI comments. In addition, it can prepare files for PDF/X1-a or PDF/X-3 standards; other profiles provide for sheet or web printing, and prepare PDF files for use in newspaper or magazine ads.
PdfCorrect runs on Mac OS X and Windows 2000/XP operating systems. A single- user license is approximately $193. (Callas Software: www.callassoftware.com)