Starting the Program from other places
To make the services of PDF Converter easy to call on, it can be started
from several locations, as described in the following procedures:
The Windows Start Menu
Choose PDF Converter Assistant from the Nuance PDF Professional 8
group in Programs or All Programs. All conversions started from the
Start menu use the PDF Converter Assistant. It allows you to name input
PDF or XPS files from your local computer or a Cloud storage site or a
Document Management System and decide how to handle output files.
Display of the created file is optional.
The Open PDF/XPS button in a Microsoft Word Toolbar
1. Use the Open PDF/XPS button
in a Microsoft Word toolbar
or the Open PDF/XPS… item in the Word File menu to call an Open
dialog box with PDF selected as file type. In Word 2007 or 2010 go
to the Nuance PDF tab, or use the File menu (the Office button in
2. Choose a single PDF or XPS file, browsing if necessary. Click Open.
3. The Converter Assistant preview panel displays the first page of the
input file. View other pages and set a page range if desired.
4. Select the processing mode with the Mode tool or from the Options
Menu. This calls the settings panel for the chosen mode. Make
settings as desired.
5. Click the Output tool or select Word Document (the only possible
target) in the Options menu to select saving options including
whether to save to Office 2007/2010 or to earlier versions.
to start conversion, with a progress monitor. The
resulting file is displayed in Microsoft Word ready for editing.