Introduction

PDF Architect 5 is a powerful modular PDF toolkit that allows you to read, create, convert, edit, review, insert elements into, create and fill forms within, and secure and sign PDF documents. With this application, you can:

  • open, save, print and markup PDFs;
  • edit text and images of your electronic document;
  • add, remove, move, re-size and rotate any graphical element within your PDF;
  • secure your PDFs with password protection;
  • convert PDF documents into Word, HTML, .txt, and image files;
  • fill-in and create PDF forms;
  • insert page numbers, images, and page elements;
  • approve and sign documents digitally;
  • unlock text within images using OCR
  • send documents for signing over the web using E-SIGN.
With PDF Architect 5, you can build your own PDF application with only the features that you need simply by selecting particular modules. You can also choose the pre-made packages comprised of specific modules: Standard Package, Professional Package, PRO + OCR Package.

  • The Standard Package gives you the most essential functions you need to convert, edit and insert elements into your PDF document.
  • The Professional Package equips you with all the features available in the Standard Package, and allows you to use professional templates and create forms, encrypt PDF files and manage digital signatures, collaborate easily with annotation tools, extract pages of a PDF, and split PDF documents into multiple smaller PDF files.
  • The PRO + OCR Package provides all the features of the Professional Package, and also allows you to turn scanned documents into editable and searchable PDF documents, reconstruct the document structure and format your PDF, and recognize text locked within an image.