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ISO 19005-2:2011
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Document management -- Electronic document file format for long-term preservation -- Part 2: Use of ISO 32000-1 (PDF/A-2)

Abstract

ISO 19005-2:2011 specifies the use of the Portable Document Format (PDF) 1.7, as formalized in ISO 32000-1, for preserving the static visual representation of page-based electronic documents over time.

ISO 19005-2:2011 is not applicable to

  • specific processes for converting paper or electronic documents to the PDF/A format,
  • specific technical design, user interface, implementation, or operational details of rendering,
  • specific physical methods of storing these documents, such as media and storage conditions,
  • required computer hardware and/or operating systems.

 

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Format
  • PDF

    This format preserves the paper layout, and is watermarked

  • EPUB

    This format allows documents to be read on tablets and smartphones

  • COLOUR PDF

    Enhanced user-friendly colour PDF format

  • REDLINE

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  • PAPER

    Normally A4 size documents. Shipping costs apply

Language
PDF
Paper

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