The PDF file is widely used in work and study and it is compatible with both the Windows computer and the Mac computer. So it is important to know more about it. In this article, I will tell you something about how to edit & write on a PDF file.

It is troublesome if there may be some errors on a PDF file. In this time, you need to edit the PDF file. You may want to edit & write on a PDF file when you want to add some comments onto it. Anyway, to edit the PDF file, you need a third party tool to help you.

The PDF tool you need is not a PDF reader but a PDF tool for editing. Some of you may wonder whether we can directly edit a PDF file on the Adobe Reader. The answer is absolutely not, because the Adobe Reader is a real reader. You need an actual editing tool for PDF like the PDFelement.

The PDFelement is a professional editing tool for PDF files of powerful functions. You can see the main functions of it below.

  • 1. Edit the contents of a PDF file, like adding pictures, correcting characters and removing some parts of it.
  • 2. Convert PDF to other formats of files including the word, PPT, excel, text, etc.
  • 3. Create a PDF files from a document of any format.
  • 4. OCR digitizes text: transforming a scanned, image-based PDF document into usable text.
  • 5. Add custom signatures to the PDF files.
  • 6. Annotate PDF files.
  • 7. Combine different PDF files.

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The PDFelement supports both the Windows and the Mac, so if you have a Windows computer, you can select the Wondershare PDFelement for Windows and select the Wondershare PDFelement for Mac if you are a Mac user. Now, let's see how to edit the PDF file on the Windows computer.

When you edit the PDF file, you don't have to adjust other things like the typeface, font, color and so on.

Step 1. Download the PDFelement on your computer and install it.
Step 2. Run it on your computer and open the PDF file that you want to edit on.
Step 3. Tap on the “Touchup” option on the toolbar. Then move the mouse over the file and choose the position to edit by double-click the text block.
Step 4. Then, you can see the cursor showing that you can type in or delete the unwanted parts.



Tip: You can also turn to the “Add Text” on the toolbar.

If the PDF file you want to edit is protected by a password, it will be hard for you to edit directly. But you can try the Wondershare PDF Password Remover which is able to help you remove the password protection, and then it will be editable with PDFelement.

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