Alternatives to Adobe Acrobat Pro for editing PDFs.

By Aaron Vanasse
Published on June 11, 2020 2:01 pm MT
Updated on June 11, 2020 2:03 pm MT
Posted in General CNSIT

Using Microsoft Word to Edit PDFS

Open Microsoft Word and browse to the PDF you want to open/edit. It will temporarily covert the document into a Word .docx file for editing purposes

You will get a warning box that appears like so:

You can click OK here and the PDF will open and is ready for editing

Once you are done editing makes sure to save the file as a PDF

If you are looking to add a signature line or have someone sign a document, check here: https://wp.natsci.colostate.edu/cnsit/adding-a-signature-line-in-a-pdf-using-microsoft-word/

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