PDF Guide: ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS3
Check The Color Mode

Under the Image menu, choose Mode and ensure that the color is set to CMYK, as shown below.

Check The Color Mode

Save File As PDF

From the File menu, choose Save As...

Select Photoshop PDF in the Format option, as shown below.

Name your PDF file and click Save.

Save File As PDF

Once you have named your PDF file, you will then be prompted to select the PDF settings.

Select [PDF/X-1a:2001] from the Adobe PDF Preset option, as shown below.

The Adobe PDF Preset settings should NOT be changed in this window.


Simply click on the Save PDF button.

Save File As PDF