AFP to PDF Transform

The AFP to PDF is a high volume transform to convert AFP Data streams to PDF documents.

Main Features:

  • Accepts fully composed AFP with in-lined or external Resources
  • Composes fully ready PDF with Type 3 Raster Fonts, AFP-Outline Font, True Type Fonts, or substituted True Type Fonts
  • PDF Compression for smaller file sizes
  • Can be combined with Archive Split Tool, to split larger files into individual documents for Archiving
  • TLE’s can be turned into PDF Annotations
  • Supports output of PDF/A compatible documents
  • Extended Codepage features for Unicode and a variety of codepages.

Typical applications include:

  • Convert AFP documents to be viewed in Adobe Acrobat Reader or other PDF viewer tools
  • Post-Composition indexing
  • Partial text extraction

Server side conversion:

The video below shows how AFP Files can be converted just in the browser, without any need to have any local viewer installed.

  • No client side installation
  • View of PDF directly in the browser
  • Printing directly out of the browser
  • Files can be saved in the archive after the conversion optionally

Client side conversion:

The tool can be installed as a client side service to convert documents on individual workstations and view their content in a Web Browser or PDF Reader.

OverviewFeaturesSystem Requirements

The module converts fully composed AFP pages into PDF documents with various options for Fonts, such as Embedded or substituted True Type Fonts.

Output various types of PDF formats:

  • IOCA Support for: FS10, FS11, FS42, FS45
  • Compression Support: TIFF LZW, IBM MH – Modified Huffman, IBM – Modified Read, JPEG, No compression
  • Bilevel Images CCITT G4

Font Substitution for missing fonts, usage of inlined fonts, or usage of external library of fonts.

The AFP 2 PDF Module is available for the following 64-bit Operating Systems:

  • Windows 7 & up
  • Apple
  • Redhat Linux
  • Suse Linux
  • AIX 7.1 and up

All Timitoo software is 64 bit.

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You can also obtain a test copy of the tool from our free download page, or test the tool live at our online AFP-Tools website.