PDF Writer (and PDF Creator): What is it, and where can I find it?

In the process of creating or publishing PDFs from Alibre Design, you may find that you are prompted that you do not have PDF add-on.

PDFill can be downloaded here

        **Please wait up to 30 seconds for the download to automatically start.

Note: Versions of Alibre Design released prior to 9/29/2015 will utlize PDF Creator instead. See below.

PDF Creator is a freeware PDF creation software that is the recommended PDF publisher for use with Geomagic Design. You can learn more about PDF Creator and find downloads for the software on their website:


Note: Once you have PDF Creator, your PDF Files may start opening in PDF Architect. You can still open PDF files using Adobe Acrobat Reader. To correct this, right-click a PDF file and select the Open With... Dialog, then designate Acrobat Reader as the default program for this type of file.

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