P.D.F. files are useful for under-supported scripts or for cases when there is difficulty transferring the content to HTML.
P.D.F. (Portable Document Format) format files are readable and printable to all users, regardless of what fonts may be installed on their computer. Adobe Acrobat can be used to convert files composed in a word-processor or other program
PDF's are excellent for undersupported scripts.
They preserve a great detail in formatting & graphic information and you can use a wide variety of fonts and the appearance will remain intact for all users. PDF's may be a good solution for developers with a large archive of foreign-language documents in word-processing format.
On the other hand, PDF's are not necessarily properly encoded.
PDF technology is widely used and supported by the Penn State community, but here are a few minor quirks to look out for.
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