PDF Bear Alternatives

    PDF Bear is described as 'Similar to Adobe Acrobat software but it is all in the web! You can split or merge PDFs, convert Word, Excel or PowertPoint files to PDF (or vice-versa) and put passwords in PDFS (or remove them) and also SIGN PDFs! How cool is that?' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 10 alternatives to PDF Bear for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based, Linux and iPhone. The best alternative is Foxit Reader. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try PDF-XChange Editor or PDF24 Creator. Other great apps like PDF Bear are Adobe Acrobat DC (Paid), DottedSign (Freemium), PDFTK Builder (Free, Open Source) and Smallpdf (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Oct 25, 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.

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

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    2. The smallest, fastest, most feature-rich PDF editor/viewer available * Full Direct Content Editing (text based PDFs, not scanned/image based PDFs) * Includes OCR feature * View, Edit, and annotate PDF files
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    3. PDF24 Creator is free and feature-filled PDF creation, merging and conversion tool for Windows. Its unique feature among the free PDF printer tools is an editor, which allows to easily assemble, create and modify PDF files with Drag & Drop.
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    4. Adobe Acrobat is a family of application software and web services developed by Adobe Systems to view, create, manipulate, print and manage files in Portable Document Format (PDF).
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    5. Use DottedSign to complete your work, including NDAs, sales contracts, lease agreements, permission slips, financial agreements, and more. Just import your document, sign or request signatures, and send. Simplifying your work process is easy as one, two, three!
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    6. PDFTK Builder is a free graphical interface to for PDFtk, making it much easier to use. It is a easy to use tool to collate (merge), split, encrypt, decrypt, stamp and rotate (only 90°, 180° or 270°) pdf documents.
    7. Smallpdf is the first PDF Software you will actually like. The perfect gateway to productive, portable and cost-efficient document management solutions in your everyday life.
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    8. Master PDF Editor is complete solution for editing PDF and XPS files. You can insert, edit, remove, copy, add images or graphics. Export, import, remove and change page layouts.
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    9. Nitro Pro gives you everything you need to create, convert, edit, sign, and share 100% industry-standard PDF files. It's simple, straightforward, and intuitive to use — so you can work more productively, your way.
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    10. PDF Expert lets you read and annotate PDF documents, highlight text, make notes and save these changes being compatible with Preview and Adobe Acrobat. Moreover, PDF Expert is the only iPhone application that can fill PDF forms!
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