How to edit PDFs?

You want to edit, change or turn PDF documents completely upside down?

No problem with PdfEditor!

The software for Microsoft Windows is foolproof to use and works very reliably – and the best: You do NOT need Adobe Acrobat!

PC with PdfEditor


Vector graphics

Screenshot (Zoom): Changed headline in PdfEditor

Edit PDFs

Directly within PdfEditor – WYSIWYG

PixelPlanet PdfEditor allows to edit and change all contens of PDF files:

  • Texts, images, drawings & vectors
  • Page settings (dimensions, orientation, cropping)
  • Add, delete, move or split pdf pages
  • Combine PDFs
  • Change, add or remove forms and annotations / comments
  • Completely and irretrievably delete content (redaction)
  • and so much more…

Search & replace


Multi line texts

Example: Edit texts within a PDF

To edit text in a PDF, simply open the desired document in PdfEditor and then click on the text that you want to edit.

Use the cursor to highlight the text to be edited and make the desired changes.

Of course, you can also add new text. Either manually using the keyboard or via copy & paste.

Screenshot (Zoom): Selected Text in PdfEditor

Font size

Change font

Font color

Distance & Offset

Screenshot (Zoom): Colored text in PdfEditor

Edit text & font properties

All text properties can be edited in PdfEditor.

Change what you want! Define font, color, size, background color, cut, drawing distance and offset. Edit all settings in the ‘Object Properties’ on the ‘Text’ tab.

Delete pages

Redact content

Search & redact

Change pictures

Example: Delete pages from a PDF

With PdfEditor you can remove any page from your PDF documents. Simply right-click on the pages thumbnail and choose ‘delete’ or select the option “Delete Page” from the “Document” menu. Here you will find the following options:

  • Delete current page
  • Delete first/last page
  • Delete page range (applicable to even & odd, only even or only odd pages)
Screenshot: Delete pages from PDF with PdfEditor

Other PdfEditor Features

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Local installation, one-time license fee (no subscription fees, no follow-up costs)
Free updates within major version, life-time license
Editing of text directly in the PDF
Editing of graphics and images
Elimination of content by redaction
Highlighting of text as if using a highlighter pen
Creation and entering of PDF forms
Merge several documents to form a PDF
Split multi-page PDFs
Headers and footers including date function and page numbering
Add stationery, graphic or watermark to your PDF
Enabling searches to be made in scanned PDFs per OCR
Creation of PDFs from every printable application

Prices & Versions

Try PdfEditor for free!

The trial version contains all the functions of the PdfEditor full version, however, it inserts a watermark in all edited PDFs (a backup of the original file is, of course, created). Needless to say, this limitation is not present in the full version.