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Software that manipulates PDF (Portable Document Format) files: converting to or from PDF, printing, editing, assembling or splitting, …

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Looking for a tool that merges pdf files

Lets say that I have 10 PDF-Files and I want to merge them in a specific order into a single one. Is there a good tool for achieving that? Thanks in advance... Edit: No Webtools
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Which would be best web based PDF editor using dot net core and javascript?

I am working with a requirement for one of the modules in the project(.Net Core) which comprises multiple PDF operations, like converting from PDF to HTML, then editing the HTML in a web view editor, ...
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Where can I find professional solutions for converting markdown to PDF?

I am generating complex user documentation using Markdown files and combining them with markedpp. I am currently using pandoc to convert to a DOCX file, but that requires some nasty hoop jumping in ...
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A good and simple PDF reading

I need simple PDF reading software that synchronizes the "reading position" on my Android phone and my Linux computer – so I can continue reading on the other end where I left on the first. ...
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Creating Multi-Paged PDFs from Adobe Photoshop exports

I have multiple A4 Pages I created and exported with Photoshop and need them to be in one PDF. I also need The software to be free (not necessarily as in GNU/Free, I just don't want to pay for it) To ...
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Alternative note apps to Marginnote 3 in-windows environment,which can create flashcards on the fly

A similar question was asked before , but decor does not have cloze or image occlusion flashcard creation ability, on the fly. In MarginNote 3, An user can crop out a section of document by selecting ...
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Want software tool to do relative linking between pdf files

I am using the current release of Windows 10 on a PC. I have about 3,000 pdf files that are in a sub-directory. I'd like to crosslink the pdf files to one another using relative addressing. Thus if I ...
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Annotate pdf in real time (android and pc)

What app can I use to annotate pdfs and view the annotations in real-time? Basically I would like to annotate a pdf on dropbox on my android and be able to view the changes on my PC on an ...
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PDF-File Sanitizer

Do you know a good PDF-file sanitizer? Free would be nice but is not a must-have. The sanitizer should either be a .NET-Core library or a program that can be executed in Windows CMD. It should remove ...
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Which software can convert pdf text to black?

Ideally something which can be run from the command line, and can be scripted. Example use cases: I have a pdf-born-pdf with light text. [Not a scanned pdf.] I want to turn it black, so it is easier ...
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Gratis Windows PDF printer

My Windows "print to PDF" functionality no longer works. I am unable to make it work, and unwilling to reinstall Windows. I am seeking a gratis background spooler service for Windows, which I can ...
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Ideas for static website generator that produces HTML and PDF from single LaTeX / MathML source?

I'm looking for a tool that can generate both a static (but responsive) website and also PDF output from the same LaTeX-enabled source. I'd like to have 'chapters' in the PDF output be 'tabs' in the ...
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Ubuntu PDF reader/editor to fill advanced PDF forms

Scenario I have to fill a PDF form made with Adobe LiveCycle Designer that I suppose to contain some sort of scripts: It connects to a remote server to check to be the latest version of the form It ...
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Embed different sound files in different pages of a pdf file

I am looking for softwares on Mac and Windows (separate softwares are fine) which meet the following requirements: Different sound files can be embedded into each page of a PDF file; If you turn a ...
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Software to automatically convert from pdf to shapefiles

Is there a software to automatically convert from pdf to shapefiles (polyline, polygon, points) to be managed in GIS software? For example, from this pdf: The software must run on Windows. I'd be ...
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Automatically download statements from banks and utilities

Background: Going paperless is really popular and every bank and utility seems to want me to go paperless. My main gripe about doing so is that now I have to go out and download statements from 10 ...
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PDF SDK compatible with .net core 3 wpf?

I'm searching a PDF sdk targeting .net core 3. This SDK should of course read/write pdfs (multiplatform) but also view/edit in a wpf (windows only) component All the sdk that i found don't have viewer/...
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Windows PDF printer with no dialog

When printing documents in SAP Business One (our ERP) it automatically goes to default printer. If I set any printer, it goes straight to the printer. No questions. If I set 'Microsoft Print to PDF' ...
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C# library for PDF manipulation

Which.net library is a good option for manipulating (creating and editing) PDFs? There are a multitude of such tools available, but it's all too easy to end up committing to development with a ...
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Software to sign PDFs via browser (from Chromebooks)

We often need to fill in PDF documents, sign them (visually, a hand written signature), and return them to a business. Printing and scanning is time consuming and results in lower quality documents. ...
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PDF viewer/editor with support for digital signatures that is free

Can anyone recommend a Windows PDF editor/viewer with support for digital signatures that is free? It doesn't have to be any good at editing, just allow signatures without having to pay for a ...
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Scanned PDF to Searchable PDF Android

How do I convert a scanned pdf book (380 pages) to a text searchable pdf? Only have access to an android phone. Online websites will do as long as they can do every page. Even mere help would be ...
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CMS for searchable library/gallery of documents

Similar to this site (screenshot example below) we are looking for a CMS or library that would provide a searchable interface for a collection of documents (pdf, etc). For example, documents would be ...
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How to remove headers, footers and any other extra information besides main body text, from PDF?

How to remove headers, footers and any other extra information besides main body text, from PDF file? For example from this document: https://www.dropbox.com/s/avbsk63khasv2x4/test.pdf?dl=1 ...
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Live online presentation using a pdf file

I want to give an online lesson to a class of about 40 people. I will be talking and I want them to see a presentation at the same time. The presentation is a pdf file (beamer). I know I can share my ...
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Program to use PDF as whiteboard for virtual lesson

I'm a teacher and with the quarentine I need to be able to prepare my lessons for students to watch them at home. I have designed several PDFs with Beamer, with the idea of using them as whiteboards. ...
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Convert diagrams to graph data

There are some publicly available PDFs and image files of diagrams showing UK rail track layout (basically flow charts), which I want to parse to something more computer-friendly (a database perhaps, ...
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Mulitple Single Page PDF's to one PDF

I'm looking for a software like Microsoft print to PDF but that can save 50+ PDFS into one without prompting to save each one as a different file name and then convert to PDF. The scenario is when we ...
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Extract image from PDF in high resolution

I have a PDF file with an image in it. That PDF was given to me by a coworker and they asked me if I could extract that image, because we need it for a project and we can't find the freelancer that ...
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.NET library for scanning documents to searchable PDF's (with barcode support)

I have a requirement to develop an application that can scan documents and produce searchable PDF's that can be previewed from a desktop application (e.g. WPF) or a web browser. Also ability to scan a ...
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Alternative to PDFLib

I would like to know if there are alternatives to PDFLib for use with Genexus 9; either free or low cost as we are most likely not going to be authorized to drop 1200 Dollars for the license. We use ...
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A tool to generate PDF reports from a client request in a Web App

I need an advice... I googled a lot and I'm a bit lost right now. I'll try to give you all the infos, keeping it short and simple (I hope - and sorry I'm not a native eng speaker): What we have right ...
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PDF editor to comment and highlight academic papers with stylus support

I'm having some trouble finding a simple platform for commenting, highlighting, and drawing sketches over academic papers. Some (soft) feature needs: Support for touch/stylus on Windows Some way of ...
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Command line or PHP tool to convert a .txt file to a PDF on Windows

Ever since I first learned about PDF in the early 2000s, I've been searching on and off for software to automate the conversion of various documents formats to such a .pdf file. I've tried numerous "...
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Free / Open source precise PDF to Word conversion software?

I'm trying to convert from PDF to MS Word. I've tried several online convertion, desktop programs like Nitro, ilovepdf, sejda, soda, Abby trial. I found that with most of them, several words are ...
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PDF reader for Linux which supports one click dictionary lookups

Is there a PDF reader for Linux which supports the following: If you click on a word, it opens a dictionary like ding or even better linguee.com and translates the word from a predefined source ...
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Free or open-source PDF editing software for Windows

I'm seeking for open-source software that allows you to edit PDF files with a range of options similar to Adobe Acrobat's one. I found Sejda a good online tool for this purpose since it includes a ...
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Converting multi-side PDF to PPT

I have a handout in PDF which has 4 slides in a page like this. How do I convert it to a PPT with just one slide per page?
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Convert many images to A4 PDF

Is there a software, that allows the user to take a folder of images and put them, in the correct order of their name, into a PDF, with dimensions A4? The images do not have A4 dimensions, they are ...
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Software to compress PDF

I would like to compress a PDF file. The PDF size should be smaller than 1MB. Do you know a software that allow to compress PDF files to a given compressed size?
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Application to recognize text in PDF files and images(OCR) for Windows

The problem: PDF files and images from a scanned paper document contain text that cannot be copied or edited. However, manual typing is not possible due to the size of the document and the high time ...
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C++ - Write images to PDF file

Is there an easy to use PDF library (C++) to write a sequence of images to a PDF file?
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Host a non-profit digital newsletter

I've been tasked with digitizing a currently print-based newsletter for a small non-profit organization that I'm a member of and I'm having trouble finding a solution that fits my needs and am hoping ...
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Convert PDF images to video?

I have a collection (hundreds) of PDF files each containing an image. I'd like to combine the images into a GIF or video format, basically displaying them one after another at some chosen framer rate. ...
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Python & PDF parsing: any modern, powerful, well-maintained open-source libraries out there?

I'm looking for well-maintained and well-documented powerful PDF parsing libraries for Python (mainly to extract and parse data from various types of PDFs with different/unpredictable structures, ...
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Automatically displaying images/PDF on a screen

Is there some sort of application that displays specific files like PDF and/or images from a specified folder onto a screen? I have software that automatically drops images and PDF or client's orders ...
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PDF Driver to print a PDF with page numbers on footer

Is there exists a PDF Driver to print a PDF with page numbers on footer? I Usually: print a PDF with a PDF Driver, and then I open the printed PDF with another utility to add page numbers on ...
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Easy-to-use program to add electronic signatures to PDFs?

My mother needs to add electronic signatures to documents, preferably en-masse (if this feature is at all possible). Because I am a busy person, I want it to be easy enough to use that she doesn't ...
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Is there any software that can allow me to prettily make my (java) code a pdf, with std inputs and outputs?

I'm a high school student, and for my course I need to submit my code, its input and outputs as a pdf. We did this through JDoodle. However JDoodle simply wasn't that good with large files, say 100 ...
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Node.js (JavaScript) PDF creator (from templates)

I need to generate PDF documents from some data and I also need some templating functionality. I have expirience with npm package pdfkit, but this package not support templates. It would be nice if I ...
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