doPDF Alternatives for Mac

    doPDF is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is Foxit Reader. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try VipRiser or PDFwriter for Mac. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to doPDF and 12 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to doPDF are Soda PDF (Paid), CUPS-PDF (Free, Open Source), PDFify (Freemium) and PdfIt (Free).

    This page was last updated Oct 11, 2021

    1. Foxit Reader is a free and light-weight multi-platform PDF document viewer. Its core function is compatible with PDF Standard 1.7.

      Bundleware

      The installer tries to install McAfee WebAdvisor and PhantomPDF Business. These can be skipped by clicking Decline on each.

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      Foxit Reader vs doPDF opinions
      This alternative is disputed. Foxit Reader is still a legitimate alternative to doPDF, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      doPDF generates PDFs Foxit just views them
      Negative comment about 3 years ago

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    2. Soda PDF was created with the user in mind. Smart, reliable and accessible, our software is designed with a focus on giving you the most useful features in an easy-to -use package. We obsess over making your experience with our product friendly and straightforward.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      Extensible virtual PDF printer Its main purpose is to produce a PDF from any application that can print. A user can customise the entire process with Automator workflows, turning VipRiser into powerful publishing platform.
    3. PDFwriter is a printer driver for Mac OS X, which will let you generate PDF files by simply printing. PDFwriter is heavily based on CUPS-PDF. It doesn't use ghostscript to generate PDF files, instead it uses the Mac OS X internal pdf capabilities.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      CUPS-PDF is designed to produce PDF files in a heterogeneous network by providing a PDF printer on the central fileserver. It is available under the GPL and is packaged for many different distributions or can be built directly out of the source files.
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    4. Automatic text recognition (OCR) created searchable and paged PDF out your images and scans. Use your scanner or camera to add new pages to PDF documents. Drag emails or webpages on PDFify to create paged PDF files which are perfect for app store invoices.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Firefox
      The Pdf It! extension is designed for FireFox and runs on any platform: Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. The Pdf It!

      Discontinued

      No longer on Firefox Add-on site and developer site doesn't exist. Still available through legacy add-on sites, for example: http://legacycollector.org/firefox-addons/7528/index.html

    5. Create PDF files from any application using deskPDF Creator! Print to PDF

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version can be still downloaded from the official website in Legacy Downloads.

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    6. Cisdem PDFCreator for Mac lets you easily create PDF from Word, PowerPoint, EPUB, Text, RTFD, HTML, CHM, JPG, and PNG, etc. It can do both partial conversion of one single file and batch conversion, and even merged conversion with several files.
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    7. PDF Letterhead is a simple desktop app for OSX to apply your own company logo or letterhead on PDF documents. Apply letterhead's or logo on letters, quotations, invoices or contracts.
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