Portable Document Format (PDF) is currently establishing itself as the most widespread and commonly-used format in both the online and offline world. It's used in almost every sphere of life and alternative formats are becoming obsolete. If you want to keep up with the pack then you need a method to edit and update your existing files - not to mention create new ones. PDF-Tools is the method for you. It's the only software you need for the creation and manipulation of PDF and image files. It can be used to convert files of almost any format to/from PDF, as well as perform a huge range of additional editing options. This is one of the most advanced and customizable PDF applications available worldwide – a dynamic and user-friendly solution for all your PDF needs. PDF-Tools is compatible with large PDF files and can also handle a huge number of files simultaneously – batch conversion is its strength.
There are sixty-eight Default Tools that can be used to convert, enhance and customize documents/document pages, as well as functionality to clone and edit these tools and their variables as you desire. Use the Actions Library to fully customize your tools and the Tool Actions Sequence to determine the order in which they perform operations. Combine seventy-five available actions to create your own tools - out of billions of possibilities. PDF-Tools now also offers Watched Folder functionality, for automating many actions you perform regularly.
No plugins required – just download, install and launch. All features are fully operational in the free version but they will create watermarks when files are converted. Please see below for an extensive list of available features and functionality.
Our support team endeavor to respond to all queries within eight working hours – and we are usually much faster. We are available via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively, browse our free support forums for the answers to your questions.
Please note that if it is intended to incorporate and/or distribute this software with other software for commercial profit then you must first gain permission from Tracker Software.
If you buy a licensed version of PDF-Tools then you will receive two additional Tracker Software applications absolutely free:
PDF-XChange Editor – one of the fastest and most feature-rich options available to view, edit, OCR and modify PDF files.
PDF X-Change Lite – our award-winning technology that installs as a virtual printer and can be used to print-to-PDF from all Windows applications.
The Enhanced OCR plugin is now available as an optional extra in PDF-Tools. It is more accurate, dynamic and faster than the default OCR engine, and contains a range of extra features. Further information on this plugin is available here.
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PDF-Tools features sixty-eight default tools that can be used to customize, convert and enhance documents, as well as functionality to clone and edit these tools and their variables as you desire.
PDF-Tools is a powerful application that utilizes batch processing to create, update, convert, enhance and/or secure documents. It contains functionality that can perform a huge range of operations on input documents.
PDF-Tools includes functionality to clone its default tools, as well as create customized tools. This means that you can tweak tools to meet highly-specific requirements and/or combine the fifty-five available tool actions to create your own unique tools - out of billions of possibilities - to maximize your workflow efficiency.
Use the language options to convert the UI language into your language of choice. English, Spanish, German, French and many more are available by default.
If you purchase a license for PDF-Tools then you will also receive a license for our award-winning application PDF-XChange Editor. Simply put, it is the smallest, fastest, most feature-rich PDF software available. Create, view, edit, annotate, OCR and sign PDF files – and that’s just the beginning. If you work with PDF then this fully-customizable product will optimize your work process to levels that no other product can achieve.
Our virtual printer PDF-XChange Lite is also included in purchases of PDF-Tools. PDF-XChange Lite is the lite and simplified version of our best-selling virtual printer, PDF-XChange Standard. It installs in the same manner as a standard printer and can be selected to print/convert documents into industry-standard PDFs. PDF-XChange Lite is compatible with documents from almost all Windows applications, such as Word, Excel and AutoCAD.
PDF-Tools V8 supports all Windows (32/64 bit) operating systems from Windows 7 and later:
V4 thru V8: Microsoft/Citrix Terminal Server compatible.
Version 4, 5, 6, 7: Microsoft/Citrix Terminal Server compatible; WIndows XP*, WIndows Vista compaible
Version 3: Still available for Windows 95/98
Tracker Software make the evaluation versions of their products freely available for unrestricted private and commercial use - provided that they are not bundled with other software for financial gain.
All licensed features of our products can still be used in the evaluation versions, but watermarks will be added to output content, as detailed below. If you decide to purchase the product then all content subsequently created will be free of the evaluation watermarks.
Additionally, we guarantee that none of our evaluation products require registration, and neither do they contain spyware, adware or any other invasive content. Furthermore, all of our products are very simple to fully uninstall via the the 'Add/Remove Software' option of the Windows Control Panel.