[PDF File Settings - Export] Dialog Box


On [PDF File Settings - Export] dialog box, you can modify the following settings.

[Paper or Part Drawing to Convert]
Select [Active Paper or Part Drawing] to convert and export the currently displayed sheet of paper or part drawing.
Select [All Sheets of Paper] to export all sheets of paper by separating into pages in the order of data.
Select [All papers and part drawings] to export all sheets of paper by separating them into pages in the order of data.

[Convert Layer]
Turn it on to convert and export layers as well.

[Convert to Raster Data]
Turn it on to convert drawings into raster data and export them.

[Embed TrueType Font]
Turn it on to embed TrueType fonts being used. (Fonts that cannot be embedded will be converted to MS Gothic.)

[Convert to monochrome]
Turn it on to convert shape colors to monochrome and export them.

[Apply print range (specified range) for print settings]
Turn it on to convert and export shapes within the specified area when [Print Area] is set to [Specified Area] on [Print Settings].

Tip:
When converting a sheet of paper, shapes on the specified area outside of paper will not be printed.

[Convert Line Width]
Turn it off to set the line width for a shape to the narrowest line for a device creating a PDF file instead of using the line width value set to the shape.

[Convert Point]
Turn it on to export point shapes on the drawing.

[Dot Size]
Set the size of No. 3 type points (dots) in millimeters.

[Attach RootPro CAD Drawing File]
Turn it on to attach an original RootPro CAD drawing file.

Default Paper Setting

Set a default setting for a case where data without paper information on the drawing is to be converted.

Tip:
 On [Default Paper Setting], paper type, orientation, size, scale, locate base, and margin can be set. These values will be used when converting a part drawing without paper information on the drawing, or a sheet of paper/part drawing with the print area (specified area.) For a sheet of paper with the print area (specified area), the settings for the locate base and margin will become valid.
 When converting part drawings, dimensions will be in millimeters.

Paper

[Paper Type]
Set the paper type. When selecting [Specify Size], input vertical and horizontal paper sizes in [Paper Size] box.

[Paper Orientation]
Set the paper orientation.

[Paper Size]
Displays the current paper size. When selecting [Specify Size], you can input vertical and horizontal paper sizes in [Paper Size] box.

Scale

Select [Fit To Paper Size] to convert shapes with a scale fit to the paper size and export them.
Select [Specify Scale] to convert and export shapes in a specified scale.

[Locate Base]
Select [Left Bottom] to fit the bottom left of the shape area to the paper origin.
Select [Center] to fit the center of the shape area to the paper center.

[Margin]
Provides margins at input values of the left and right sides, as well as top and bottom sides.

[Set Security Options]
Turn it on to display [PDF Security] dialog box to set the security when executing export.

[Default settings]
Reset to default value.

[View before execution]
Turn it on to display this dialog box when executing export.

Tip:
The initial value for the version of PDF file to be saved is 1.4, but it will be 1.5 when turning on [Convert Layer], and 1.6 when turning on [Attach RootPro CAD Drawing File].
The version will also become 1.6 when the horizontal or vertical paper size exceeds 5,080 mm.

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