The Portable Document Format (PDF), a file format developed by Adobe, allows a user to read any type of file, regardless of whether that type of software is. Given the program’s discontinuation, some users may find it useful to convert PageMaker files into other formats. Knowing how to convert a PageMaker file . Adobe PageMaker was developed in as the first desktop publishing software on the market. While the software was replaced in by Adobe InDesign.

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Go to the Edit menu and select “Edit Story. Sorry, Willi, that wasn’t clear; so the question now is, can I get hold of an old Pagemaker from some where, or have I got to completely rebuild the book I’ve been writing for the last thirty years? Thank cobvert Willi, but I think you have missed the whole point.

Sembera now writes full time confert business and technology. References 3 Microsoft Support: Due to the complexity of the page designs, files in the default Pagemaker format aren’t readily accessible by word processors such as Microsoft Word.


How to Open a Pagemaker Document in Microsoft Word

I have just purchased InDesign because Pagemaker is no longer available but I have P65 files which have broken links because of new hardware and software and need to be reconnected in Pagemaker otherwise I just get a blank page. Please type your message and try again.

I don’t have Pagemaker. If you don’t see it, select “Rich Text Format” as the type of file you wish to open. If you want to use Word to view the text in a Pagemaker file, you will first have to open the file in Pagemaker and then save the text to a separate file in a format readable to Word.

How to Convert an Adobe Pagemaker 6.5 File to a Word File

Launch Word and select “Open” under the “File” menu. Not that this may be difficult or expensive, you may have one in a cupboard. You don’t have JavaScript enabled. Can I get Pagemaker from somewhere? Do you still have the linked files available?

Small Business – Chron. I did not miss it. Tip If you have access to Pagemaker 7. His professional career includes stints as a computer tech, information editor and income tax preparer. Correct Answers – 10 points.

I have just cracked this! You can not post a blank message.


I think you don’t want my answer: Please turn JavaScript back on and reload this page. For what it’s worth, this link to a PM7 trial was posted today in another thread and it still works: Alan Sembera began writing for local newspapers in Texas and Louisiana.

Adobe’s Pagemaker software was once one of the most powerful page design tools available for the PC. Now we are getting somewhere, thank you. A Pagemaker document may incorporate several sources of text, so it may be necessary to repeat the process for each “story” found in a Pagemaker document.

What is not clear with my answer? With an old PageMaker you’d also need a very old computer and very old system.

Your version of Pagemaker should be the same as that used create the file, although in most cases you can use a later version of the software. Pagemaker is not supported in any new system. No, PageMaker is an ancient program and is not available any more.

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