I am trying to file utility patent - provisional application. Facing these kind of issues?

At the time of submitting it - got these issues How to deal with it? I prepared all my documents using MS Word or MS Visio - then just saved them as PDF file. Is that an issue? My file are in landscape mode NOT portrait. Is that a problem?

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    Seemingly the errors relates to the fonts not being embedded in the PDF. So perhaps regenerate the PDFs with the fonts embedded? Which I think, in Word, is covered by an option in the options for generating a PDF about "ISO compliant". But the operations of Word and Visio are well beyond the scope of this site. – Maca Aug 14 '17 at 11:52
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    Maca's comment is correct. The solution depends on the platform you are using (I assume Windows). Try Googling "PDF embedded fonts". – Eric Shain Aug 14 '17 at 12:32
  • @Maca. thanks this works. But I am still getting this warning(not error): The page size in the PDF is too large. The pages should be 8.5 x 11 or A4. If this PDF is submitted, the pages will be resized upon entry into the Image File Wrapper and may affect subsequent processing. – Ashu Aug 14 '17 at 16:12
  • @EricShain. thanks. But for SB/16 and SB/15A - i am still getting this error:The attached PDF file references a non-embedded font: CIDFont+F1. Please remove file, embed the font and reattach. – Ashu Aug 14 '17 at 16:13
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    Tricky. In Word, I'd try selecting all and then picking a common font like "Times" or "Ariel". Somewhere in the document (perhaps in the Visio figures) is an odd font. – Eric Shain Aug 14 '17 at 17:51

In MS Word(MS Office 2010)-you can make it save the PDF following these steps. Try to save the MS Word document as PDF and check the ISO* checkbox.

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