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PDFTK Builder Alternatives for Mac

PDFTK Builder is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is PDFsam, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to PDFTK Builder and 16 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to PDFTK Builder are Adobe Acrobat DC, Master PDF Editor, PDF Expert and PDF Reader.

PDFTK Builder alternatives are mainly PDF Editors but may also be PDF Readers or Document Scanners. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of PDFTK Builder.
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  1. PDFsam icon

    PDFsam

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    122 alternatives to PDFsam 

    Free and open source desktop application to split, merge, extract pages, rotate and mix PDF files.

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    1.  Combine PDFCombine, merge and arrange PDF files into one document.
    2.  Split PDF filesPDFsam can split PDF files into multiple documents.
    3.  Sign PDF filesPDFsam support signing a PDF document digitally on a touch screen etc.
    4.  PortablePDFsam can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    5.  LightweightPDFsam consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Almost everyone thinks PDFsam is a great alternative to PDFTK Builder.
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    Adobe Acrobat DC

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    272 alternatives to 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.

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    1.  Fill PDF FormsAdobe Acrobat DC supports forms in PDF files.
    2.  PDF annotationAdobe Acrobat DC support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
    3.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    4.  Sign PDF filesAdobe Acrobat DC support signing a PDF document digitally on a touch screen etc.
    5.  Combine PDFCombine, merge and arrange PDF files into one document.
    6.  Split PDF filesAdobe Acrobat DC can split PDF files into multiple documents.
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    Master PDF Editor

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    119 alternatives to Master PDF Editor 

    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. Also Master PDF Editor provides full functionality for changing PDF information, including author...

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    1.  Dark ModeMaster PDF Editor supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    2.  Sign PDF filesMaster PDF Editor support signing a PDF document digitally on a touch screen etc.
    3.  No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in Master PDF Editor without registration.
    4.  PDF encryptionMaster PDF Editor can encrypt and decrypt PDF documents.
    5.  Fill PDF FormsMaster PDF Editor supports forms in PDF files.
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    PDF Expert

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    89 alternatives to PDF Expert 

    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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    1.  PDF annotationPDF Expert support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
    2.  Fill PDF FormsPDF Expert supports forms in PDF files.
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    PDF Reader

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    238 alternatives to 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.

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    1.  Sign PDF filesPDF Reader support signing a PDF document digitally on a touch screen etc.
    2.  PDF compressionPDF Reader can reduce the size of your PDF without losing quality
    3.  PDF annotationPDF Reader support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
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    PDFtk

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    35 alternatives to PDFtk 

    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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    1.  Split PDF filesPDFtk can split PDF files into multiple documents.
    2.  Combine PDFCombine, merge and arrange PDF files into one document.
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    jPdf Tweak

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    69 alternatives to 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.

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    1.  Split PDF filesjPdf Tweak can split PDF files into multiple documents.
    2.  Sign PDF filesjPdf Tweak support signing a PDF document digitally on a touch screen etc.
    3.  Combine PDFCombine, merge and arrange PDF files into one document.
    4.  PortablejPdf Tweak can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    5.  PDF compressionjPdf Tweak can reduce the size of your PDF without losing quality
    6.  PDF encryptionjPdf Tweak can encrypt and decrypt PDF documents.
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    The program is no longer updated. Latest version, 1.1, released in December 2011, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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  8. PyPDF2

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    59 alternatives to PyPDF2 

    PyPDF2 - A utility to read and write pdfs with Python.

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    1.  Combine PDFCombine, merge and arrange PDF files into one document.
    2.  Split PDF filesPyPDF2 can split PDF files into multiple documents.
    3.  PDF encryptionPyPDF2 can encrypt and decrypt PDF documents.
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      PDFManagerUltimate

      17 alternatives to PDFManagerUltimate 

      Edit, convert, annotate, protect, merge, split, compress, and sign PDF files on Mac.

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      Icecream PDF Split & Merge

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      28 alternatives to Icecream PDF Split & Merge 

      Icecream PDF Split & Merge allows splitting PDF documents by using a number of splitting modes and merging them without limitations. Attractive and intuitive interface makes it easy to switch between tasks and never lose your output files.

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      1.  Combine PDFCombine, merge and arrange PDF files into one document.
      2.  Split PDF filesIcecream PDF Split & Merge can split PDF files into multiple documents.
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