[pdftex] PDF / TEX export problem

Axel E. Retif axel.retif at mac.com
Sun Mar 9 09:51:14 CET 2008

On  9 Mar, 2008, at 03:32, Dr. Henry Makowitz wrote:

> I do not know what to tell you about MiKTeX and ME.......Re:
> Downloading and Installing MiKTeX 2.7
> What's new
> Please read the release notes, before you install MiKTeX 2.7.
> Special considerations

> [...]

> Please note that MiKTeX 2.7 does not work on legacy Windows systems  
> (Windows
> 9x/Me/NT).

OK. Then you have to install MikTeX 2.6:


> This is the last release which supports legacy Windows platforms  
> (Windows 98/Me).

pdfTeX is an engine ---you need a series of macros (plain TeX, LaTeX  
or ConTeXt) and other ancillary files to run your TeX files. That's  
why you need a TeX distribution like MikTeX.

For general TeX questions, there is a good mailing list:


Also, MikTeX has support forums and a mailing list:




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