General Q&A

Please post your questions here and point out if clarification is needed, in case we provide conflicting or insufficient information.

  1. Ask your respective instructors first for clarification
  2. Check with the numerous Teaching Assistants if they can provide help
  3. Post here any general questions and notify us in case of unclear information (use the comments below).

    Please allow sufficient time to update on your queries. For very urgent requests reach out to instructors and TAs. Thanks!

1) PDF files / size and layers

Layer visibility, display issues on eDimension and other non-Adobe viewers:
To solve your problem you should only keep layers in the file that contain information. Delete layers that are not displayed as this may cause problems in other pdf readers than Adobe’s.

Check the file sizes and reduce pdf accordingly: 
There are two ways:
1) Either you use the Acrobat full version, which comes with your SUTD Adobe license: File > Save as other > Reduced size pdf

2) Or you use an online tool such as https://www.ilovepdf.com

The file size should not considerably exceed 1 to 2MB.

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