PDF Freeware and PDF resources - For Windows, Mac and other OS's

Free PDF software you can download on the web

The Adobe Acrobat (PDF) format is one of the best ways to present professional documents. Whether it is a business presentation, business plan, resume or other important document, when you present it in a .pdf, people know you mean business.

On this site, we have links to most of the best free pdf software you can find on the web.

  • Free PDF creation software
  • Free PDF editing software
  • Software for reading PDF files on your PSP
  • PDF Image manipulation software
  • Free PDF software for Linux and OSX

We have included other tools and even a PDF search engine that searches just for PDF files as well as for other document types including MS Word, RTF, TXT, Compiled HTML (CHM - often used for ebooks)...

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Windows compatible resources for reading, creating, editing and manipulating PDF files available for free on the web.
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Adobe Reader
Adobe ReaderAdobe Reader is the most popular free reader for PDF files.
No editing or creation capabilities in the free version.



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adobeReader Rating: 2.0/5 (187 votes cast)

CutePDF
pdf editCutePDF can create PDF files on the fly by sending any printable document to CutePDF as if it were a printer.
One of the most popular PDF freeware packages.



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cutePDF Rating: 2.2/5 (289 votes cast)

Open Office .org
Open Office - PDF FreewareSun Microsystems' Open office lets you output directly to PDF.

You can also install a plugin which lets you open and edit PDF files.


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OpenOffice Rating: 2.3/5 (197 votes cast)

     
PDFedit
pdf editLets you edit PDF files, images, copy and paste text.

Full functionality although the installation could be just a bit tricky for some beginners.


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PDFedit Rating: 2.3/5 (315 votes cast)

     
PDF Creator pdf creatorLets you create PDF files from most Windows applications.

Works like installing a printer, but outputs the results to a neat PDF file.


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PDFcreator Rating: 2.3/5 (300 votes cast)

     
PrimoPDF
pdf editPrimoPDF creates PDF files from over 300 file types.
Free version is limited edition of paid software.


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primoPDF Rating: 2.3/5 (253 votes cast)

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PDF Password Cracker

PDF Password Cracker software can crack the passwords on PDF files.

It is a standalone application and as such, does NOT need Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Reader software.If you have ever forgotten or misplaced the password to an essential PDF you can now recover it by cracking the password.                       Download




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