Acrobat Tech Tips for Lawyers:
- Using Optical Character Recognition* (3:01 min)
- Manipulating the Pages of a PDF (6:31 min)
- Searching Multiple PDF Files (6:39 min)
- Signing PDF Documents (3:45 min)
- Controlling Access to a PDF (8:07 min)
- Bates Numbering (6:20 min)
- Managing PDF Metadata (6:02 min)
*Optical Character Recognition (OCR) is the process of making the text in a scanned document machine readable.
Want to learn more tech tips for practice? Check out our Microsoft Tech Tips 101 video series.
Jump Start Your Law Practice
Are you “practice ready” when it comes to technology?
“Practice ready” has become a buzz word in the legal world. Law firms can no longer afford to train new associates, so they are looking for applicants who have the skills to start serving clients on day one.
The Law Library can help you develop your technology skills. The videos in this guide give step-by-step instructions on how to use advanced features in Acrobat Pro to create, modify, and manipulate PDF documents. Learn how to add and delete pages in a PDF document, search across multiple PDF documents, insert Bates numbers into PDF documents, and more.
We're Here to Help
Sometimes a video is not enough. If you have a question about Acrobat Pro and PDF documents or want a live person to take you through one of the tools used in this guide, stop by the Law Library. The librarians are happy to share their knowledge.
Want to try some of the Acrobat Pro tools discussed in this guide but don't have your own copy of Acrobat Pro? No problem! Acrobat Pro is installed on the four computers closest to the patio on the first floor of the Library.