Portable Document Format (PDF) is a secure and reliable distribution and exchange of electronic documents and forms around the world. CutePDF Writer (formerly CutePDF Printer) is a free software which merges with any program that can print documents and allows using it to convert documents to PDF format. For example, you can go to the Print section in MS Word, MS Excel, Word Pad, Open Office or Libre Office applications, etc and choose CutePDF option to instantly convert the document to PDF format. See below screenshots and guide for more details regarding the usage of this great freeware.
Once CutePDF is installed it merges with all programs which can print a document. Go to the printer options from an application (for example, MS Word, MS Excel, etc).
Select CutePDF as the printer (the document will not be printed) and click OK.
This will convert your document to PDF format (instead of printing it). Just select a destination folder for the newly created document.
Using CutePDF you can instantly create any document to PDF format, provided the application in which it is opened has a printer option.
Cute PDF works with the following Windows based operating systems:
- Windows XP
- Windows Vista
- Windows 7