While there are a number of PDF writers like CutePDF and Doro that can easily convert any type of document in PDF format from virtually any Windows application, you can easily convert any Microsoft Word document to PDF format using a built-in option. This feature is available in both MS Word 2013 and 2010.
PDFNut is a free PDF viewer for Mac which provides a tabbed interface to allow users to view multiple PDF documents simultaneously. While there are a number of useful PDF Viewers available for Mac, many do not offer the kind of functionality that may make them stand out from the crowd. This is where PDFNut proves to be the exception. With this free Mac app you can open documents using Continue Reading →
Scan Master is a free Android app that can turn your Android device into a multi-functional scanner. With Scan Master you can scan and record paper documents and photos, as well as edit images and convert documents to PDF format. The app has many robust features that are usually found only in paid apps. No wonder the app has a 5 star rating at Google Play. Scan Master comes with automatic document Continue Reading →
When converting or editing PDF documents, most people use PDF writers such as CutePDF and Doro PDF. However, using a PDF writers means that the document first has to be edited using a third-party program such as MS Word, before it can be converted to PDF. Furthermore, this can now be done easily via “Save as” in MS Office 2010. BabyPDF is a PDF editor and viewer that allow opening Continue Reading →
Mendeley is a a PDF organizer for multiple platforms that provides the utility to not only view PDF documents, but also to synchronize them online and to collaborate with friends using the Mendeley social network. All documents are opened in convenient tabs, within the Mendeley application. Mendeley delivers easy document management, allows finding references and performing research with like minded people online. With Mendeley you can generate biographies, import and Continue Reading →
Send to Kindle is a free Windows software from Amazon, which makes it easy to read your personal documents on Kindle. With his software you can instantly send your personal documents to your Kindle device from any PC. It adds an option in Windows right-click menu, which enables users to send documents to a Kindle Fire device.
Soda 3D PDF Reader is a free PDF manipulation software, which allows you to open, view and create PDF documents. It supports converting files to PDF format from more than 300 file types, including MS Word, MS Excel and PowerPoint formats. Furthermore, it provides a sleek and stylish interface, which enables flipping through e-book pages like a real book. This functionality is also present in another PDF reader known as Continue Reading →
When it comes to optimizing PDF files for handheld devices such as Amazon’s Kindle Reader or a smartphone, the task isn’t very easy. This is due to the various adjustments required to make the document easily readable on 6 inch screens. K2pdfopt (Kindle 2 PDF Optimizer) is a free software that optimizes PDF or DJVU files for hand held devices such as the Kindle Reader or a smartphone. It has Continue Reading →
Previously I reviewed Cute PDF Writer, which allow creating PDF documents from any program that has a printer option. Doro PDF Writer is a similar tool that converts common MS Word, MS Excel, WordPad, Notepad and other documents to PDF format. You can also password protect and encrypt the newly created PDF files. Doro PDF settings are highly customizable and allow managing everything from the document quality to the color Continue Reading →
A digital signature or electronic signature is used for authentication purposes, in order to determine the identity of a message sender, the signer of a document and to ensure that the original content of a file has not been tampered. XolidoSign is a free software that makes digital signature and verification easy. Using this application, you can digitally sign and verify documents from popular formats such as PDF, MS Word, Continue Reading →