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Saving PDF files seamlessly back to Sharepoint

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 11, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

We're running Sharepoint 2007 Enterprise. We have a document library which contains soft copies of faxes receved from customers in PDF format. Staff in our Service Centre need to be able to:

- open a PDF file
- make edits to it (e.g. in Adobe Acrobat Professional)
- save the file back to Sharepoint.

I know there's a workaround to save the PDF to the local PC and then go back into Sharepoint and load it back into Sharepoint - but this is too time-consuming and error-prone. While it's a very straighforward and seamless user experience for MS Office files type such as Word or Excel, we have spent literally months trying to figure out how to do this for PDF files and have still not come up with a workable solution. The closest we got was to use some software called SwiftWriter from Omtool, but unfortunately it doesn't work on folders containing more than 366 files.

Does anyone have a solution for this?

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