Directions for Generating PDF and PDF/A

Directions for Generating PDF and PDF/A

 

The documents on Qucosa are published as PDF files.

PDF/A is a specific ISO-standardized version of the PDF format for long-time archiving. It is strongly recommended that files are created according to the PDF/A standard. Otherwise, the long-time availability of documents cannot be guaranteed.

There are different possibilities to generate PDF files:

The chosen software should be able to reliably generate valid PDF/A-compliant PDF files. To support this – in some circumstances complex – process, the following documents have been compiled: