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Instructions and Help about How to Make Corrections to A PDF Document
Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you needed to correct a PDF document but it was not editable or you could not do it because you did not have the right software? In the past, you probably had to print the form, fill it out by hand, sign and date it. Then, you would either scan it or send a hard copy to wherever it needed to go. Besides needing a printer and a scanner, the whole process was just too time consuming. Now, with PDFfiller you can edit any PDF document online without downloading or installing any software. To get started, upload the document to your account and open it in the editor. Any PDF document is instantly editable in PDFfiller’s document editor. You can create checkboxes, drop-down lists and fillable fields for text, numbers, signatures, initials, dates, and photos. The technique for adding fields is the same for all field types. Open the Add Fillable Fields tab on the right.
Select the field you need, for instance, the Text field, then drag and drop it where it should be in the document. Resize the field by dragging its corners or edges. Use the text formatting tools to preset the field’s text format including the font, size, color and alignment of text. It will be impossible to change the text format while filling the field.
To delete a fillable field, click on the trash can icon above it. You can add text to any PDF document. In the main toolbar, select the Text button, click where you’d like to place the text cursor and type.
To change the position of your text, click the arrow icon in the mini toolbar above, while holding down the mouse button, drag the content where you’d like to place it. Change the text size by using the tree icons above or by selecting from the drop-down list in the formatting toolbar. You can underline, italicize or make your text bold.
You can also change the font type and text color by choosing them from the respective drop-down lists in the formatting toolbar.
To add text to a PDF document, you don’t have to type, you can also copy it from any other document, e-mail or web page. You can also highlight, erase or black out any content, as well as sign and add pictures to any PDF document. When you have finished correcting, click the Done button and email, print or save your document. To learn more about how to edit PDF documents online, watch the following video:
When you use PDFfiller to correct PDF documents, you create legible, professional-looking documents. And even better, you save yourself a lot of time! If you like being able to correct PDF documents online, you might be interested in a whole lot of other great features that PDFfiller has to offer. Some of these include creating templates, making copies of documents, converting PDF documents to Word, Excel or PowerPoint formats. Check out these tutorials to see the other great things that PDFfiller can do for you.
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Can I type multiple lines when I have a lot of text?
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To edit font settings, begin by clicking on the "Font" button. You can then change the font type, adjust the size and color. You can also, modify text in to bold, underline, and italics.
How do I correct font types?
To correct font types, begin by clicking on the "Font" button. You can then correct the font type, adjust the size and color. You can also, correct text in to bold, underline, and italics.
How do I correct font size?
To correct font size, begin by clicking on the "Font" button. You can then correct the font type, adjust the size and color. You can also, correct text in to bold, underline, and italics.
How do I correct text color?
To correct text color, begin by clicking on the "Font" button. You can then correct the font type, adjust the size and color. You can also, correct text in to bold, underline, and italics.
How do I correct my text to Bold, Italic, or Underline?
To correct text to Bold, Italic or Underline, begin by clicking on the "Font" and select one of the three buttons: B (Bold), I (Italic) or U (Underline). You can also, correct the font type, adjust the size and color.
How do I insert (add) check (circle or cross) icons (images) to my documents?
To add check (circle or cross) icons to your documents, begin by clicking on one of the "Check", "Circle", and "Cross" buttons and simply drag them to your desired location on the document.
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Upload the document with PDFfiller.com Uploader or select the document in "My Forms" page. Fill in the information that you want your template to always contain and click "Done" button to return to "My Forms" page. Select the filled document and click "T"--"Template" button. Your document will be converted into a template. Every time you open the document, you will be prompted for a new document name and a new one will be created. The template itself will remain unchanged and ready for use. If you need to modify the template, simply select the template form in "My Form" page and click "Template" button. The template will be converted to a regular form. You can modify and convert it to a template later.