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    PDFpen Alternatives for Windows

    PDFpen is not available for Windows but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Windows with similar functionality. The best Windows alternative is Foxit Reader. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try PDF-XChange Editor or Master PDF Editor. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to PDFpen and many of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to PDFpen are Adobe Acrobat DC (Paid), ABBYY FineReader PDF (Paid), Nitro Pro (Paid) and PDF Studio (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Apr 15, 2022
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    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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    2. 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.
    3. ABBYY FineReader PDF is an OCR software that provides unmatched text recognition accuracy and conversion capabilities, virtually eliminating retyping and reformatting of documents. Up to 190 languages are supported for text recognition.
    4. 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.

    5. 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.
    6. Create, Convert, Review and Edit PDF Documents on Windows, macOS, and Linux.
    7. 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.
    8. Wondershare PDFelement is a professional PDF tool that enables users to edit text, OCR, images, objects on PDF, merger or split a PDF file, convert PDF to MS Word, edit and fill out PDF forms.
    9. With PDFill you can create, fill, delete and submit PDF form fields; insert new formatted text, check, image, hyperlink, whiteout, highlight, drawing, comment and annotation anywhere in the document; save, print or email the filled and password-protected PDF; save and resume...
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