Older auto-backups for Word documents (*.asd) might probably be only recovered using those older versions of Word, thus up to version 2007. Once recovered, the documents may be printed as PDFs using a virtual PDF printer or default PDF export function when an official plugin was installed in Office 2007.
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We found 2 software records in the database related to .asd to .pdf file format conversion.
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How to print anything to PDF using virtual PDF printer - Create PDF documents from any Windows application that is capable to print using PDFCreator
Microsoft Windows software - convert asd to pdf on Windows
One of the most popular word processor program from Microsoft Office suite
Convert from asd file format
The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned asd to pdf. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert asd to pdf on OS X
A Mac version of the popular word processing application