CREO 2.0 M070
I have developed a couple of mapkeys to generate PDF files from drawings.
The newest version uses <file><save as="><export> and "Save as PDF" option. This works very well with no graphical defects but the file size can be more than 50% larger than my older method.
The older method uses <file><print> and "Adobe" or "Generic Postscript" as the printer type. Again, this works very well and produces the smallest possible files size from my testing. True, it only produces a postscript file (.ps) and then Adobe Distiller automaticly converts it to real PDF file type.
Recently (probably due to some kind of "upgrade" by Adobe), the old carriage return/linefeed symbol (small empty square) starting appearing in notes. See the attachment. This only happens using the Print method.This thread is inactive and closed by the PTC Community Management Team. If you would like to provide a reply and re-open this thread, please notify the moderator and reference the thread. You may also use "Start a topic" button to ask a new question. Please be sure to include what version of the PTC product you are using so another community member knowledgeable about your version may be able to assist.