PDF/A

 Difference between PDF/A and PDF Following table contains the difference between the PDF/A and PDF document format. Criteria PDF/A PDF Storage Duration Long Term Storage Short Term Storage Graphics and Fonts Embedded within the PDF/A file No Need to embed within the document. Executable Content Doesn’t allow video, audio and other executable content. Can embed executable content within the document. External References(Links) Doesn’t allow external links and references in the document. Allows external links and [...]
PDF/A (Archival)PDF/A (Archival Portable Document Format) or commonly referred as the archival PDF is a type of standard PDF, which is used to store information for a longer period of time as compared to the traditional PDF. PDF/A is an ISO standardized variation of PDF and is widely used to preserve electronic documents and files, digitally for longer periods of time. History and PurposeThe traditional PDF document format relies on lots of external information when [...]