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I really need someone to look at and amend a PDF document please,

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I really need someone to look at and amend a PDF document please, ideally converting it to word too. I have adobe and have tried without success...
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Software
Expert:  Techie_Ben replied 2 years ago.
Techie_Ben :

Thank you for the question. Can you please attach the document here? I can try and have a look at converting it to Word for you. Thanks,

Expert:  Techie_Ben replied 2 years ago.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Hi sure the document is attached. I have converted it to word myself however the converted file doesn't allow me to input data in the fields required. Additionally once converted the input to the totals fields is out of line etc...I have attached both the pdf and the converted word file fyi.

Attachment: 2015-01-11_025801_james_quote_template.pdf

Attachment: 2015-01-11_030033_james_quote_template.docx

Expert:  Techie_Ben replied 2 years ago.
Thanks for the reply. I tried converting the files and they are coming out similar. The problem in converting PDF's is that it is a "best effort" conversion given the complete differences between how data is stored in PDF versus docx format. Why not re-create the document from scratch given the documents are quite small?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

I would have no clue how to do that. Is that something you could assist with please? Ideally I would like the document as shown in the word attachment I sent you and in word format...

Expert:  Techie_Ben replied 2 years ago.
Yes, I could have a look at doing that for you tomorrow (getting late here on the east coast in the US). However I am going to send you an offer to adjust the amount of the question given it will take time to complete two forms. Thanks again
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Sorry but it is needed quite urgently....think I may need to look for another expert sadly..? Also it is just one document I need not two..

Expert:  Techie_Ben replied 2 years ago.
Ok, I understand completely. I'll open this to other experts. Thanks again!
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

ok thank you if you could that would be appreciated

Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
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