Foxit PDF Creator
Foxit PDF Creator is an application that can turn any file into a PDF, as long as it supports a printing function. It comes equipped with a few customization preferences for all user levels.
Once installed, you can access the tool by triggering the "Print" button of any program which includes it.
It is possible to specify the default saving directory and set Foxit PDF Creator to overwrite without confirmation, use the default file name and save to the default directory, as well as select the PDF version.
When it comes to the layout, you can choose one of the numerous page form templates and preview each options within the configuration window, as well as establish the metrics system, page size and orientation.
In addition, you can embed all fonts, non-standard or custom fonts, or don't embed them at all, edit document information (e.g. title. author, subject), apply customized text or image watermarks (e.g. font, opacity, offset), insert headers and footers, as well as activate password or certificate encryption mode. The available encryption algorithms are 128-bit AES and 128-bit ARC-FOUR.
Foxit PDF Creator does not put a strain on system resources, since it runs on a very low amount of CPU and RAM. It has a good response time and works smoothly, without causing the OS to hang, crash or pop up error dialogs. We haven't come across any issues throughout our evaluation. All in all, Foxit PDF Creator serves its purpose, delivering quality PDF files.