Solid PDF Creator

Solid PDF Creator

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
2.9
out of 46 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    7.1
  • Total Downloads:
    492,695
  • Date Added:
    Oct. 14, 2011
  • Price:
    Free

Editors' Review

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Contrary to popular belief, the creation of PDF files doesn't require expensive, complex software. There are plenty of utilities out there now that make PDF creation as simple as printing. Solid PDF Creator is one such program. This basic piece of software lets users create PDFs with little effort or expertise.

Solid PDF Creator is attractive and easy to navigate. Once the program is installed it appears as a printer in the Print menu of every program that has printing capabilities. Users simply select Solid PDF Creator instead of their default printer, and the program opens a dialog allowing users to save the PDF in the desired location. Users can enter the PDF's title, subject, author and keywords, as well as add passwords and encryption. There are also settings for viewer preferences and document quality. The program's built-in Help file is brief but adequate; we're glad that it has one, but most users probably won't need to consult it. Overall, Solid PDF Creator isn't fancy, but it is true to its name: a solid piece of software that does what it's designed to do without a lot of fuss. We liked that it includes a few useful extras without a bunch of pointless filler features. We think this program is a great choice for anyone who wants to create PDF files as easily as they print documents.

Solid PDF Creator installs politely but leaves a folder behind upon removal. We recommend this program to all users.

 
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User Reviews
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1 stars

"worked for 1 day then adware and crashing"

January 19, 2012  |  By BrionKidder

 |  Version: Solid PDF Creator 7.1

Pros

Free, installs fast, works well initially

Cons

Only worked the day I installed it; next day adware popped up with each print and then the print window would crash. Uninstalled.

Summary

Unreliable. Keep looking.

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5 stars

"very fast download"

January 09, 2012  |  By canufiven

 |  Version: Solid PDF Creator 7.1

Pros

a nice product, recomended

Cons

nothing to say

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3 stars

"Program is too slow"

November 08, 2011  |  By PDF-Creature

 |  Version: Solid PDF Creator 7.1

Pros

To convert only, this program is recommandable.

Cons

Trial to scan. After 10 pages you have to wait 15 minutes until the automatic optimizatiion ends. After scanning in a new document I miss more often parts of the original. The OCR is the old MODI from MS Office 2007. It's absolutly not timely.

Summary

If you want convert only. Its OK. If you want scan you have to have patience.

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1 stars

"Program did not run"

October 28, 2011  |  By brandon876

 |  Version: Solid PDF Creator 7.1

Pros

None that I could see.

Cons

The program did not run on my 64-bit Windows 7 machine. Execution began, but then the program hung. I thought that this might be a replacement for Cute PDF Writer, but I quickly switched back.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 7.1
Version 7.0 creates PDF/A documents.
General
Publisher Solid Documents
Publisher web site http://www.soliddocuments.com
Release Date June 03, 2010
Date Added October 14, 2011
Version 7.1
Category
Category Graphic Design Software
Subcategory Desktop Publishing Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 10.1MB
File Name SolidPDFCreatorv9.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 492,695
Downloads Last Week 374
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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