Master PDF Editor Alternatives for Linux

    There are many alternatives to Master PDF Editor for Linux if you are looking for a replacement. The best Linux alternative is PDFsam, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Master PDF Editor and 18 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Master PDF Editor are PDF Arranger (Free, Open Source), PDF Studio (Freemium), Sejda (Freemium) and PDF-Shuffler (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jun 29, 2021

    1. PDFsam Basic is a free, open source, multi-platform software designed to: * Merge PDF files (the entire documents or selected page ranges), retaining or discarding bookmarks, acroforms and generating or not a table of contents.
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    2. Small python-gtk application, which helps the user to merge or split pdf documents and rotate, crop and rearrange their pages using an interactive and intuitive graphical interface.
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    3. Create, Convert, Review and Edit PDF Documents on Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux.
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    4. Sejda helps with your PDF tasks with a simpler, more pleasant and productive PDF platform.
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    5. Merge, split, rotate, crop and rearrange pdf documents and their pages using an interactive and intuitive graphical interface.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      PDFtk is a simple tool for doing everyday things with PDF documents. It comes in three flavors: PDFtk Free, PDFtk Pro, and our original command-line tool PDFtk Server.
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    6. jPDF Tweak is a Swiss Army Knife GUI application for PDF documents: combine, split, rotate, reorder (n-up, booklet), watermark, edit bookmarks/fileinfo/pagetransition, compress, encrypt, decrypt, sign, repair, edit attachments and more.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Latest version, 1.1, released in December 2011, can be still downloaded from the official website.

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Free (and open source) editor for manipulating PDF documents. GUI version + commandline interface. Scripting is used to a great extent in editor and almost anything can be scripted, it is possible to create own scripts or plugins.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 20140526_1531, released in May 2014, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

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    7. PDF Chain is a graphical user interface for PDFtk. The GUI supports all common features of the command line tool in a comfortable way.
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    8. PDF Mod is a simple application for modifying PDF documents. You can reorder, rotate, and remove pages, export images from a document, edit the title, subject, author, and keywords, and combine documents via drag and drop.

      Discontinued

      The program seems no longer updated. Last release, 0.9.1, was released on March 3, 2011 and only translations have been done on the project since then. It can be still downloaded from the official website.

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