PDF Architect Alternatives and Similar Software

Alternatives to PDF Architect for Windows, Mac, Web, Linux, iPhone and more. Filter by license to discover only free or Open Source alternatives. This list contains a total of 25+ apps similar to PDF Architect.

PDF Architect is a PDF Editor with free functions like rotate, delete and move pages and even more like editing text, PDF to Word, 256 Bit AES Encryption and more. If your looking for more info about PDF Architect like screenshots, reviews and comments you should visit our info page about it. Below you find the best alternatives.

The list of alternatives was last updated: 8/1/2018 4:17:00 PM

Alternatives to PDF Architect for all platforms with any license

  • PDFsam

    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. * Split PDF files by pages (odd, even, single pages, etc.). * Extract a selection of pages from a PDF file. * Split PDF files by size. * Split PDF files by bookmarks level. * Rotate PDF files in batch.

    Freemium $ $ $ Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Adobe Acrobat DC

    Make your job easier with Adobe Acrobat DC, the trusted PDF creator. Use Acrobat to convert, edit, and sign PDF files at your desk or on the go. Acrobat DC is the completely reimagined desktop version of the world’s best PDF solution. It includes a mobile app so you can fill, sign and share PDFs on any device. And with Document Cloud services, you can create, export, edit and track PDFs from anywhere — and stay connected to recent files across all your devices.

    Commercial $ $ $ Mac Windows

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  • Smallpdf

    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. Crafted in Switzerland, the land of watches, banks and clean design, our mission is to provide a fast, reliable and most of all simple experience for our users in working with their documents. Derived from a simple PDF compression problem, Smallpdf has grown to become the most popular online PDF software.

    Freemium $ $ $ Mac Windows Web

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  • PDF Chain

    PDF Chain is a graphical user interface for PDFtk. The GUI supports all common features of the command line tool in a comfortable way. PDF Chain generates a command for the PDF Toolkit from the GUI settings and executes it on the system. Therefore the PDF Toolkit must be already installed on the system.

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • jPdf Tweak

    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. Note that this tool specifically supports PocketMod, even an "upside down" option if you prefer the first fold closed on top.

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

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • PDFedit

    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.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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  • LightPDF

    LightPDF is a free online tool that can convert and edit your PDF files. Free and Safe to Use This tool is totally free. You can use it without ads or watermarks. What's more, you can there is no limits to the time or size of the uploaded files. There is no extra plugin or installation. It can work on many web browsers. You don't need any account to use it and all the uploaded files will be erased permanently and instantly once you've finished using the provided tools.

    Freemium Web

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  • Wide Angle PDF Converter

    Wide Angle PDF Converter is a Windows application, which allows users to manage, convert and secure their PDF files, all in one place. All conversions and PDF file management are performed locally, so there is no need to upload sensitive documents to the web. Wide Angle PDF Converter enables its users to securely convert PDF documents to a variety of formats including Word, Power Point and Excel.

    Freemium Windows

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  • UnityPDF

    UnityPDF lets you merge, split, divide, rotate, protect PDF files and more. All features are easy to use and do not require complex skills. Just drag and drop one or more PDF files and simply click on what you want to do. UnityPDF can merge, split (one page per file), divide (by file size or number of pages), extract or insert a range of pages, protect and set permissions, view and clear metadata of PDF files.

    • Discontinued Website not accessible. Download available here: http://www.majorgeeks.com/files/details/unitypdf.html

    Free Windows

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  • PDF Merge (Beta)

    PDF Merge was created with the ability to create PDF documents and merge them in specific order as a combined PDF document. There are many PDF tools out there but this one was built out of specific requirements and ease of use.

    • Discontinued The project is no longer developed. Last version, Beta Release v1 (the initial release), released in February 2013, can be still downloaded from Codeplex.

    Free Windows

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  • PrimoPDF

    PrimoPDF is a handy and lightweight utility that converts just about any file type to a PDF by using the source program that created the file and its Print command. The conversion process is quick and efficient, bolstered by a clean, simple interface. The included security features allow you to wrap your PDF in 40-bit or 128-bit encryption, and there's PDF merging and password protection, too. The user also can restrict editing to basic interactions such as comment-making.

    Free Windows

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  • iSafePDF

    iSafePDF is a free open source PDF protection software. It allows you to encrypt PDF document, sign them using a certificate and timestamp the signature. All those features are PDF standards so your document will be readable/editable with all standard PDF programs.

    Free Open Source Windows

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  • LockPDF

    LockPDF is a free online tool to encrypt and lock PDF files. Password protect your PDF's with a strong encryption in just a few seconds. With our easy-to-use online PDF protection tool, simply upload your PDF, set your password, and download the secured PDF ready for sharing.

    Free Web

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  • PDF Merge tool

    PDF Merge Tool is a simple, fast and easy tool for merging PDF files. It runs on the .NET framework v2 and uses the PDFSharp library.

    • Discontinued The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 1.0.0, released in June 2009, can be still downloaded from the SourceForge

    Free Open Source Windows

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  • Ultra PDF Merger

    Ultra PDF Merger is a freeware PDF utility that joins your PDF files, or part of them, together. It is a windows application and it runs on both 32bit and 64bit systems. Ultra PDF Merger is portable which means you don’t have to install anything, just download it, extract its content and run it. In this way you can put it in your USB drive and use it anywhere.

    Free Windows

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  • PDF Reader

    PDF Reader is the ideal app for anyone who works with PDFs in the office or at home. PDF Reader allows you to organize all annotated information with a few taps. You can quickly backup and send documents to your friends, classmates and colleagues via email and cloud storage services (share via Android). Optimizing your work quality and productivity couldn’t be easier! Key Features - FILE MANGER & VIEWING MODE.

    Freemium Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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  • PDF Stapler

    With this tool you can merge pdf files and order them into one output file.

    • Discontinued The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 1.0.0, released in June 2013, can be still downloaded from the SourceForge

    Free Windows

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  • Free PDF Utilities - Text To PDF

    Text To PDF is a free application that allows users to convert plain text files to PDF documents. You can easily and directly convert text files to PDF without the need of any Adobe application or third party software. Depending on your needs or requirements, you can set the settings of the file before the conversion. This application is 100% free. Features: 1. It is 100% free. 2. It supports batch processing. 3.

    Free Windows

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  • VivPDF Editor

    VivPDF is a PDF editor, contains all functions that are often used with concise interface. It’s virtually the simplest, fastest and smartest PDF editor can find in the market. VivPDF’s powerful features including creating, converting and editing all kinds of PDF files.

    Commercial $ $ $ Windows

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