Office & Tech – [as] https://alexschreyer.net AEC CAD/BIM, SketchUp, Timber Engineering, Web Design and more... Sat, 04 Dec 2021 21:34:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://i2.wp.com/alexschreyer.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/cropped-favicon-1.png?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 Office & Tech – [as] https://alexschreyer.net 32 32 6702894 How to correctly create and use PDFs https://alexschreyer.net/office-tech/how-to-correctly-create-and-use-pdfs/ https://alexschreyer.net/office-tech/how-to-correctly-create-and-use-pdfs/#disqus_thread Mon, 16 Mar 2020 19:09:23 +0000 https://alexschreyer.net/?p=7406 Each semester when I am reviewing student work (and at many other times when someone sends me a PDF attachment), I am reminded that I should really put together a blog post about properly working with PDFs. There are just so many common and often small mistakes that people do especially when creating PDFs, many [...] Read more..

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That was (semi-)easy: Creating a book index from PDF page proofs https://alexschreyer.net/office-tech/that-was-semi-easy-creating-a-book-index-from-pdf-page-proofs/ https://alexschreyer.net/office-tech/that-was-semi-easy-creating-a-book-index-from-pdf-page-proofs/#disqus_thread Mon, 20 Aug 2012 14:53:00 +0000 http://www.alexschreyer.net/?p=4244 When reading (printed) books, it is so common to every once in a while look something up in the index, I never thought twice how much work actually goes into a good index. Well – now I know! I just put together an index for mine (I’ll post more on that book soon – be [...] Read more..

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My semi-annual computer cleanup (a to-do list for everyone else) https://alexschreyer.net/office-tech/my-semi-annual-computer-cleanup/ https://alexschreyer.net/office-tech/my-semi-annual-computer-cleanup/#disqus_thread Wed, 27 May 2009 01:53:26 +0000 http://www.alexschreyer.net/?p=1655 Now that the semester is over and all the grades are in, it is time for me again to clean up my computer before I embark on new projects. It is simply amazing how much that machine get filled with stuff over time. Add to that the fact that my hard disk is always too [...] Read more..

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