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Merge PDF files with novaPDF

novaPDF is a PDF creator that allows generating PDF files from any Windows application that supports printing. This tutorial shows how to merge PDF files with novaPDF, by adding content before, after, on front of or as a background for the existing content of a PDF file.

Convert files from QuarkXPress to PDF

QuarkXPress uses proprietary file types to save files created with it (such as qxp, qxd, qxl, qxt). The article below explains how to convert these types of files to PDF documents and highlights key features advantages for using novaPDF as the PDF printer driver. If you don't have it installed, you can get novaPDF from the Download page.

PDF example files created with novaPDF

novaPDF is a PDF creator for Windows that can convert any printable document to a PDF file. On this page you can find several PDF example files that were created by novaPDF from various programs. All PDF examples included below were created using PDF version 1.4 so this means they are compatible and can be opened with Adobe Reader 5.x or higher (novaPDF supports several PDF versions that can be changed for each profile - see PDF Versions KB).

How to install novaPDF via MSI network deployment

This article explains how to install novaPDF on multiple computers using MSI network deployment.

Send PDF to Kindle

The newest model, Kindle Keyboard/Fire, and the Deluxe model, Kindle DX, natively support the PDF format, so converting the files from PDF to a digital book format is no longer needed for these versions of Kindle models. Previous models, Kindle (1 and Touch), recognize digital books in .azw, .txt, .mobi or .prc formats. Thus, in order to view PDF files on this version of Kindle, you have to convert those to a format recognized by it. Read below how you can convert from a normal format to PDF and after that sending it to Kindle (1 and Touch).

Embedding fonts in PDF files

The following tutorial explain the importance of font embedding, advantages and disadvantages of this feature upon the PDF file and also how to embed fonts in a PDF with the novaPDF converter. If you do not have novaPDF installed, use our Download link to download and install the application onto your computer.

Create PDF files from AbiWord

The following article explains how to convert an AbiWord native file format (abw) to a PDF document. The conversion is made with the novaPDF converter, which allows creating a PDF from any Windows program that has printing support. Use the Download page to download and install the novaPDF application on your computer to be able to make the conversion.

Convert to PDF with novaPDF

novaPDF is a PDF converter that allows creating PDF files from any Windows application that supports printing. This tutorial shows some examples on how to convert to PDF from various popular Windows applications, as well as describing the general method for converting documents to PDF.

Convert Access to PDF

This tutorial shows how to use novaPDF to create and convert a Microsoft Office Access report to a PDF document, as well as how to convert other database objects (tables, forms, queries) to PDF. novaPDF is a PDF converter that allows creating PDF files from any Windows application that supports printing. If you don’t have novaPDF installed, use the Download page to download and install it.

Converting a help file (chm) to PDF

The following tutorial explains how to convert a .chm (Microsoft Compiled HTML Help) file to a PDF document by using the novaPDF printer driver. To be able to make the conversion, download and install novaPDF from the Download page available on the website.

Converting InfoPath forms to PDF with novaPDF

This tutorial shows how to convert forms created in InfoPath to PDF files using novaPDF. novaPDF is a PDF creator that allows generating PDF files from any Windows application that supports printing. If you don't have novaPDF installed, use the Download page to download and install it.

How to install and use novaPDF as a shared network PDF Printer

This tutorial shows how to share novaPDF in a network so that other client computers can connect to it and send documents for conversion to PDF. novaPDF can be shared as a network PDF printer, can be installed on Terminal Servers and allows printing through Remote Desktop Connection. If you don't have novaPDF installed, use the Download page to download and install it.

Convert LIT to PDF

This tutorial shows how to use ConvertLIT GUI, Stanza and novaPDF to convert a LIT (Microsoft Reader eBook) file format to a PDF document. novaPDF is a PDF converter that allows creating PDF files from any Windows application that supports printing. If you do not have novaPDF installed, use the Download page to download and install it.

Convert vector graphic files (svg) to PDF

The following tutorial shows how to convert a svg file to a PDF document by using the novapdf printer driver along with multiple applications capable of opening the svg file. If you do not have novaPDF installed, used our Download page to download and install the converter.

Convert JPG to PDF (or other image formats to PDF)

You can convert images (jpeg, png, gif, bmp, jpg) to PDF files by using a PDF converter. Simply open the image with a viewer, click on Print and select the PDF printer to convert the image to PDF.

How to create a PDF file without displaying the Save PDF file as dialog

novaPDF (any edition) allows you to set auto-save options for the generated PDF file, so that once you hit Print and select novaPDF the resulting PDF will automatically be named in a particular way (set by you) and saved to a location you've set in novaPDF's Printing Preferences.

Adding PDF bookmarks with novaPDF

This tutorial shows how to add automatically bookmarks to a PDF file using novaPDF, even if in the original document there are no bookmarks. This way the resulting PDF will have shortcuts to the most important sections in the document.

Convert comma separated values (CSV) files to PDF

The following article is about converting a csv file format to a pdf document by using several programs with support for the file and the novaPDF printer driver. If you do not have novaPDF installed on your computer, use the Download page from our website do download and install this application.

Convert Quickbooks to PDF

QuickBooks Simple Start is the freeware edition of the popular QuickBooks accounting software from Intuit. Users can handle their finances, sales, expenses and time their efforts as efficiently as possible. However sharing related, this software can become a pain as all the people collaborating on a project would need QuickBooks installed on all their computers to be able to open the documents. An advantage would be to have all the files in PDF format. This way the files can be shared and managed easier by different teams. With the help of a converter such as novaPDF, this process of conversion is seamless. Just download and install novaPDF from our Download page.

How can I improve the image quality when converting to PDF?

In novaPDF Standard and Professional there is a Graphics tab that lets you select several Predefined graphic options. By default Compress is selected, which will compress the text and graphics when converting to PDF so that the size of the PDF file will be smaller. However, if you want to have a better image quality in the PDF file you can turn off text/graphics compression (size of the PDF will increase though).