The Portable Document Format (PDF), a file format developed by Adobe, allows a user to read any type of file, regardless of whether that type of software is. Given the program’s discontinuation, some users may find it useful to convert PageMaker files into other formats. Knowing how to convert a PageMaker file . Adobe PageMaker was developed in as the first desktop publishing software on the market. While the software was replaced in by Adobe InDesign.

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Not that this may be difficult or expensive, you may have one in a cupboard. Do you still have the linked files available? Small Business – Chron. filss

The P65 File Extension

Go to original post. Now we are getting somewhere, thank you. I think you don’t want my answer: I would recommend to leave PageMaker and invest your time only in InDesign. I tried to repair the first link and after waiting about a minute it flies me it had repaired 77 links! You don’t have JavaScript enabled. If links are missing, you will have to relink them in InDesign. No, PageMaker foles an ancient program and is not available any more.

This tool uses JavaScript and much of it will not work correctly without it enabled. Resources 1 Adobe Systems: His donvert career includes stints as a computer tech, information editor and income tax preparer. Due to the complexity of the page designs, files in the default Pagemaker format aren’t readily accessible by word processors such as Microsoft Word.


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Skip to main content. Adobe’s Fo software was once one of the most powerful page design tools available for the PC. If you want to use Word to view the text in a Pagemaker file, you will first have to open the file in Pagemaker and then save the text to a separate file in a format readable to Word.

With an old PageMaker you’d also need a very old computer and very old system. Use your pointer to select the “object” in the document that contains the text you wish to view in Word.

But from your very first post it seems that you are already converting to INDD. Can I get Pagemaker from somewhere?

Open the document in Pagemaker. Depending on which text editor you’re pasting into, you might have to add the italics to the site name. Filee If you have access to Pagemaker 7.

This content has been marked as final. You can not post a blank message. Click “Save” to complete the process. Navigate to the correct folder; the RTF file should appear on the list. I have just cracked this!

References 3 Microsoft Support: Alan Sembera began writing for local newspapers in Texas and Louisiana. The file opened, some of the captions and headings have moved and some of the most recent illustrations are missing but its OK. Thank you Willi, but I think p655 have missed the whole point.


How to Open a Pagemaker Document in Microsoft Word

A Pagemaker document may incorporate several sources of text, so it may be necessary to repeat the process for each “story” found in a Pagemaker document. I have just purchased InDesign CS6 but I can’t convert my old PM65 files because the links are broken and I am told to open them in Fkles to repair the links before converting.

If you don’t have PageMaker running you cannot do it. Correct Answers – 10 points. Go to the Edit menu and select “Edit Story.

Xonvert version of Pagemaker should be the same as that used create the file, although in most cases you can use a later version of the software. Please turn JavaScript back on and reload this page. If the file was originally created in Pagemaker versions 6 or 7, you can also open it using Adobe’s InDesign software, which incorporated many of Pagemaker’s features after Adobe stopped supporting Pagemaker in