Discover the power of Acrobat Dynamic PDF to help you create and share next-generation PDF files. Easily scan and convert paper documents and forms into searchable PDF files or fillable forms. Combine multiple file types into a single PDF document that can be shared reliably with virtually anyone, anywhere. Apply basic security features to protect your work. And confidently store and share documents through easy-to-use services at Acrobat.com.
Create PDF files--Create PDF documents from any application that prints, including one-button creation from Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Publisher, and Access, as well as Lotus Notes, Internet Explorer, and Firefox.
Improve scanning results--Scan and convert paper documents and forms to PDF. Automatically recognize text with optical character recognition (OCR) for archiving and searching within documents. Text can be copied for reuse in other applications.
Combine files--Combine content from multiple sources--including documents, spreadsheets, emails, web pages, scanned paper, and images--into a single PDF file that can be viewed by virtually anyone, anywhere using free Adobe Reader software.
Convert PDF files to Word or Excel--Reuse content from PDF documents to get a head start on new projects. Save PDF files as Microsoft Word or Excel files and retain layouts, fonts, formatting, and tables.
Edit PDF files--Quickly and easily edit PDF documents without going back to the original source file. Save time by making simple changes to text directly in your PDF files.
Create fillable forms--Easily create fillable PDF forms from scanned paper documents and existing PDF, Word, or Excel files. Automatically convert static fields to fillable ones. Track and manage responses. Export data to a spreadsheet for analysis.
Streamline document reviews--Review and mark up PDF documents quickly. Use digital versions of familiar commenting tools, including sticky notes and a highlighter. Then submit your feedback electronically.
Protect sensitive information--Help prevent information from getting into the wrong hands. Use passwords to control access to your PDF documents, and use permissions to restrict printing, copying, or altering of PDF files.
Use electronic approvals--Speed up document workflows and reduce paper consumption. Digitally sign and certify PDF documents using digital IDs. Enable recipients to validate document authenticity and integrity using certified documents.
Improve scanning results--Search and reuse document content. Scan and convert paper documents and forms to PDF. Enjoy improved optical character recognition (OCR), up to 50% smaller file sizes, greater image fidelity, and automatic color detection.
Convert PDF data to Excel--Expedite the reuse of content by converting PDF document data to Excel file formats. Even select a portion of a PDF page--including tables, text, and images--and export the selection to an editable format.
Integrate with SharePoint--Work seamlessly with PDF files stored in Microsoft SharePoint. Access SharePoint from any Acrobat Open or Save dialog box. Open PDF files from SharePoint for viewing and editing, and control versions with check-in/checkout.
Convert PDF to Word--Save PDF files as Word documents with improved preservation of formatting and layouts. Relative positioning of tables, images, and even multicolumn text is preserved, as well as page, paragraph, and font attributes.
Streamline commenting--Access markup tools and view comments from a single, unified tool pane. View all comments in a searchable list that can be filtered and sorted by page, author, and date.
Improved Web experience--Open online PDF documents faster and easier with a streamlined loading and viewing experience.
Access frequently used tools--Quickly access the tools you use most--from your favorite PDF document editing tools to your most often used commenting and markup tools--by adding them to the Quick Tools area.
Optimize PDF viewing--Maximize your screen for optimal reading and presentation of PDF files with the new Reading Mode. Menus and panels disappear, and a transparent floating toolbar appears to help you navigate PDF files more easily.
Convert web pages to PDF from Firefox--With a single click, convert a web page in Firefox to a PDF file, and keep all links intact. Or convert only a portion of the page by selecting just the content you want.
Share files online at Acrobat.com--Use services at Acrobat.com to easily send large files with confidence. Upload documents into your online Workspaces at Acrobat.com to share files with individuals or teams inside or outside your organization.Before You Choose...
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