How to edit text in a PDF document step by step

How to edit text in a PDF document step by step

PDF files are thought mainly for reading and not editing, but many times we find a PDF we'd like to edit. Is it possible to write on a PDF? It's not the simplest thing in the world, as you need to download special software in order to do edit a PDF file, but it's really not that hard. From oneHowto.com we'll tell you how to edit text on a pdf step-by-step.

You'll need:
Steps to follow:
1

The most simple method to write on a pdf is through the OpenOffice program (the open code and free equivalent to Microsoft Office), so if you don't have it, download it here and install it.

2

Once you've installed OpenOffice on your computer, download the Sun PDF Import extension (you can do so following this link) and save it.

3

Open OpenOffice Writer from: Start, All programmes, OpenOffice.

4

Open the tools menu, choose Extension Administrator and click on "Add".

5

A window will open from where you can choose the file: go to the place where you saved the extension and select. Click on "Open".

6

Accept the licence contract and click on Close. You have your extension ready to edit PDF files.

7

To write on a PDF, open the file from OpenOffice Writer (File > Open). You'll see you can now edit PDF files as if they were a .doc file.

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