Enable PDF/A support enable-pdf-a-support

AEM 6.4 has reached the end of extended support and this documentation is no longer updated. For further details, see our technical support periods. Find the supported versions here.

PDF Generator supports the creation of PDF/A-compliant files from Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, and Microsoft Word files.

  1. In administration console, click Services > PDF Generator > File Type Settings.
  2. Click New or select an existing file type setting.
  3. Click Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, or Microsoft Word and then select Create PDF/A-1a Compliant File and save your changes.
  4. In the native application (such as Microsoft Word), click Adobe PDF > Change Conversion Settings, and then select PDF/A-1b.