Introduction

PDF Architect 7 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;
  • create your own custom ribbon bar by selecting your favorite tools;
  • print the selected area in documents using the Print Selection tool;
  • apply the same formatting, such as color, font style and size to multiple pieces of text using the Format Painter tool.
PDF Architect 7 provides you with the ability to build your own PDF application with the features you need simply by selecting the necessary package or edition. You can also choose the pre-made package / edition comprised of specific features:
  • The Standard Package / Edition gives you the most essential functions you need to convert, edit and insert elements into your PDF document.
  • The Professional Package / Edition equips you with all the features available in the Standard Package / Edition, 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 / Edition provides all the features of the Professional Package / Edition, and also allows you to turn scanned documents into editable and searchable PDF documents using the Optical Character Recognition feature.
With the PDF Architect Plan, you can get the Standard, Professional, and PRO + OCR plans with the full set of features as well as an individual plan with the main preferred feature:  
  • Convert Plan includes the view, create and convert features and helps you to convert a PDF file to any available file format in the application. 
  • Edit Plan keeps the view, create and edit features that open access to make document modifications.
  • OCR Plan allows you to transform scanned documents and images into editable PDF files, reconstruct the document structure, format your PDF, and recognize text locked within an image. The OCR feature can be added to all plans that do not include it.
  • E-Sign Plan provides you the ability to send unlimited documents for e-signature. You can add the E-Sign Plan to every PDF Architect Plan.