The following tips are for Acrobat XI. Many of them also work in older versions of Acrobat, though the locations and names of specific menu items may be different.
1. Got an old file (like an EPS) that you want to convert to PDF? Just drag and drop it on top of Acrobat application icon. This will launch Acrobat Distiller and convert the file. In Windows, you can also right-click a file in and choose Convert to Adobe PDF.
When Distiller's running you can drag and drop multiple files into the Distiller window to batch covert (and select conversion settings).
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