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PDF-XChange Editor

PDF-XChange Editor

PDF-XChange Editor is a comprehensive PDF editor that allows you to create, view, edit, annotate, and digitally sign PDF documents with ease. With advanced features like OCR, document security, and PDF optimization, PDF-XChange Editor is a powerful tool for both personal and professional use.

Whether you need to edit text, images, or links, or add comments, stamps, or watermarks, PDF-XChange Editor provides all the necessary tools to make your PDFs look perfect. Additionally, it supports a wide range of file formats, including PDF, XPS, and DOCX, making it easy to convert and share your documents.

PDF-XChange Editor key features:

  • Edit text and images in PDF documents
  • Add and remove pages from PDF files
  • Annotate and markup PDFs with comments, highlights, and stamps
  • Use OCR to convert scanned documents into searchable text
  • Create and fill out PDF forms
  • Sign and certify PDF documents digitally
  • Add and edit hyperlinks within PDFs
  • Extract text and images from PDF files
  • Batch process multiple PDF files at once
  • Customize the interface to your preferences
  • Work with multiple documents in tabs
  • Convert PDFs to other formats such as Word, Excel, and HTML
  • Use advanced redaction tools to permanently remove sensitive information
  • Add customizable headers and footers to PDFs
  • Merge multiple PDF documents into a single file
  • Split PDF documents into multiple files
  • Add watermarks to PDF documents
  • Use the measurement tools to calculate distances and areas in PDFs
  • ....and much more

PDF-XChange Editor changelog:

  • NEW Added a 'pxce' URI scheme to provide the ability to open PDFs (and other supported formats) directly in PDF-XChange Editor, regardless of the system's Filetype-to-application associations.
  • NEW Added a 'Wrap Long Titles' option to the comments pane.
  • NEW Added an option to force attachments to open in the same frame window regardless of any other settings for opening documents.
  • NEW Added an option to toggle on/off auto-display of the touch keyboard (available in File > Preferences > General).
  • NEW Added the ability to authenticate to Sharepoint sites using MSAL+WAM, new Sharepoint API support.
  • Bugfixes and Improvements
  • Fixed an issue with the submit form action that caused some problems with JavaScript-protected documents.
  • Fixed some security and stability issues. Click here for further information.
  • Fixed the issue with using 'undo' after "Convert to Named Destinations" is executed.
  • Fixed an issue with lists in the text editor.
  • Fixed an issue with alignment and offset when scaling content proportionally in the 'Resize Pages' feature.
  • Fixed an issue with renaming filtered bookmarks.
  • Fixed an issue with numeric values in image saving options.
  • Fixed an issue with using black fonts in the preview pane of the 'Number Pages' dialog box.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing the unintentional selection of labels/radio buttons/check boxes in dialogs boxes.
  • Fixed an issue with searching stamps.
  • Fixed an issue with some fonts where italic text in pop-up notes was not italicized.
  • Fixed an issue with unwanted text italicization in dropdown lists of some dialogs boxes in certain language environments.
  • Fixed an issue with determining the key object to align to when the mouse is used to select multiple comments.
  • Fixed an issue with ordering comments grouped by date in the comments pane.
  • Fixed an issue with refreshing the Format tab of the Ribbon UI when a tool was changed.
  • Fixed an issue with the unintentional moving of text block selections when using a stylus.
  • Fixed an issue copying text from selected regions. Previously it was possible for the copied text to be divided into multiple small lines.
  • Fixed an issue with de-skewing images (in page content) that had been flipped.
  • Fixed issues with auto-display of touch keyboards when users touch edit boxes.
  • Fixed an issue where a prefix of 'df-' was being added to new root bookmarks when dragging and dropping pdfs file into the thumbnails pane.
  • Fixed an issue of "hiding" the "Quick Launch" dropdown list when users tap the touch keyboard.
  • Fixed an issue with auto-show and the touch keyboard when clicking the up/down buttons of combo/spin controls.
  • Fixed issues handling Ctrl+F/Esc shortcuts in the 'Find' feature. (39639)
  • Fixed an issue with bold/italic simulation in comments for fonts that do not have bold/italic styles.
  • Fixed several issues relating to the appearance of floating toolbars in dark mode. (42611)
  • Fixed issues with the 'Add Header & Footer' dialog box related to using certain macros in non-English language environments.
  • Fixed bugs with renaming and sorting named destinations.
  • Fixed issues with OCR on very large images, which we can now be handled (Note that the handling is better on 64-bit systems). Also fixed an issue that was sometimes causing a freeze during OCR when source documents contained problematic images. OCR could not process these for various reasons. For example, on 32-bit systems, there might be not enough RAM due to high memory fragmentation.
  • Fixed some issues with using the color picker feature in the 'More Colors' dialog box on touch devices.
  • Fixed an issue with the scroll bar in comment popups that was sometimes overlapping with the popup content.
  • Fixed an issue with touch zoom in the preview window of the 'Crop Pages' dialog box.
  • Fixed an issue with adding submenus to the File menu on Ribbons when using JavaScript.
  • Fixed an issue with the "Deskew Pages" function
  • Restored some 'Selection' commands to the Classic UI.
  • Fixed an issue with switching from single page to two pages continuous layout.
  • Fixed the handling of control changing events in JavaScript dialog boxes.
  • Added more context to the bookmark search.
  • Added some improvements to toolbars when used with touch screen devices.
  • Improved the logic used for auto-display of the touch keyboard when commenting on pages, and editing tree/list/propList items.
  • Improved support of XFA documents.

Download: PDF-XChange Editor (64-bit) | Portable ~300.0 MB (Shareware)
Download: PDF-XChange Editor (32-bit) | Portable ~200.0 MB
Download: PDF-XChange ARM64 | 247.0 MB
Download: PDF-XChange Portable | 97.0 MB
View: PDF-XChange Editor Website | Screenshot

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