The Best PMD to PDF Converters

By Palmer Owyoung

A PMD file is a PageMaker document file, which is used for creating layouts in magazines, books and other publications. A PDF is a portable document file, which is used to create high-quality readable documents. On occasion you may find that you need to convert your PMD files to PDF to make them more easily readable on a computer screen or hand-held device or to make sure other people will be able to read them. To do this you will need a PMD-to-PDF converter.

PDF Cube Pro 1.0

The PDF Cube Pro 1.0 is a tool that converts all PMD and printable images files to the PDF format. It can split and merge PDF, encrypt and decrypt PDF files and print PDF files as well. It can also convert Word, Excel, Powerpoint and XML files to PDF without even using Adobe Acrobat software. It can do reverse conversion as well such as converting PDF files to image files in .jpg, .jpeg, .tif, .bmp and the like. It can customize your page as well for your PDF files and insert watermarks into the PDF files, insuring that no one else can use them.

Advanced All to PDF 5.0

Advanced All to PDF is a free PDF conversion tool. It can convert PMD files, PowerPoint presentations, Word documents and Excel spreadsheets with a user-friendly interface that lets your convert your files with just a few clicks. With Advanced All to PDF 5.0, you can also include passwords to the documents in order to restrict usage. This tool is supported by Acrobat Reader so you can view any converted files easily.


1-2-3 FileConvert converts Word documents, PMDs and HTML formats to PDF. It preserves the graphics, layouts and links of the texts that it is converting. Other features of this kit include extraction of paragraph-alignment information, recognition of numbered and bulleted items, conversion of images, installation and uninstallation support and an easy-to-use interface.