PDF export settings

In this dialog, you can configure the appearance of the output PDF file.
To customize the PDF settings for the current project you can either:
  • go to the Options menu and select the Project settings menu option;
  • or click the button in the application toolbar.
Dr.Explain displays the following dialog:
PDF export settings

PDF document metadata

1. PDF document metadata
Use these fields to enter the PDF file metadata, such as Title, Subject, Author, and Keywords. This data will be shown in the PDF file properties. It won't affect the document layout or visible content.

Page dimensions

2. Page dimensions
Use this section to specify dimensions for PDF pages. You may either select a predefined standard dimension from the predefined list or specify your own custom dimensions.

Topic bookmarks

3. Topic bookmarks
Create a bookmark tree consisting of all topics of the PDF file.

Keep control description within page

4. Keep control description within page
Select this check box if you want to keep a control description within a page in the PDF file. If a control description is too large to fit entirely on the page where previous control's description is already present, it will start from the new page.

Topics vs pages

5. Topics vs pages
Use this option to specify if each topic must be started on a new page. If you clear this option, the next topic will start right after the previous one, on the same page. You can insert page breaks manually in the text editor for topics you want to start from the new page.

OK button

6. OK buttonClick this button to save your changes and close the dialog.

Cancel button

7. Cancel buttonClick this button to discard the changes and close the dialog.

Help button

8. Help buttonClick this button to show the context help.

Import button

9. Import buttonClick this button to import settings from another project.
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