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Drawboard PDF

Drawboard PDF is a Windows application that allows you to "read, annotate and mark up your PDFs".

  • Windows
  • iPhone
  • iPad
Avg rating of 4 (1)| 1 comments

What is Drawboard PDF?

The top AEC PDF app to markup and manage drawings and documents. Ideal for replacing pen and paper, avoid printing documents again by using our intuitive feature set that makes marking up a PDF easy. Open or create a new PDF, markup using our extensive array of tools, then save it back as a compatible PDF.

Drawboard PDF is set apart due to a highly intuitive user interface/experience, stylus and touch input separation, smooth and natural pen inking, and an impressive array of annotation tools.

This is an essential tool for Architecture, Engineering and Construction industries.

This application is provided with a 3 day free trial, at the end of which you can purchase it from the Windows Store or contact us ( to inquire about Volume/Enterprise Licensing for Drawboard PDF.

If you wish to explore volume licensing, do not uninstall your Drawboard PDF trial, even if the trial period has ended.

If you like this app, please support its continued development with good ratings. Also, we have many plans for further improvements but want to hear your suggestions too! It is most helpful if you submit your ideas at our User Hub (, instead of as reviews in the Store, so that we can communicate directly with you. Sometimes we may need more information about feature requests and by posting in the User Hub, we can obtain this from you.

Thank you for your support in making Drawboard PDF the best app in the Windows Store!

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Drawboard PDF Features

  1.  PDF annotationDrawboard PDF support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
  2.  Handwritten NotesDrawboard PDF supports writing by hand (or a stylus) and your text will be converted to text.
  3.  PortableDrawboard PDF can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.

Drawboard PDF information

  • Developed byDrawboard
  • LicensingProprietary and Commercial product.
  • PricingOne time purchase (perpetual license)
  • Alternatives40 alternatives listed

Supported Languages

  • English

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  •   4.59 avg rating
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I love this, not only is it more modern looking than the rest of the PDF readers, but you can also do basic features, like highlight, input text, basic annotating with limited color picking. I wish it was free, though.

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