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I need to create PDFs out of .odt documents, for submission on an online application website. It is required that the PDFs be "compatible with Adobe Acrobat Reader version 5 or higher, with embedded fonts". Do PDFs created with Libreoffice satisfy these requirements? I am using Ubuntu 11.10, LO 3.4.3. The font is Times new roman (but I can change that to a free font if that's a problem).

If not, what other method is recommended?

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PDF created in libre office are ok to view in adobe reader 5 or higher. – Engels Peralta Nov 17 '11 at 14:37
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In essence, the pdfs are compatible. You can choose the menu option to export your pdf files if you need more control.

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Thanks! The extra options are useful, one of them is 'embed standard fonts' - I will tick that option even if it's overkill. – geoffrey Nov 17 '11 at 23:36

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