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Edit PDF Text in OS X (Mavericks Included)

After opening a PDF file on a Mac, only to find that you cannot insert, revise or delete text? It happens all the time. You might have thought Preview could help you edit PDF text in OS X. However, Preview is more of a PDF reader than an editor. To insert, correct typos, or delete text in a PDF file on a Mac, you should try a professional PDF text editing tool, like Wondershare PDFelement for Mac.

Wondershare PDFelement for Mac is a complete PDF solution for OS X Mavericks, Lion, and Mountain Lion. It lets you add, modify, and delete text, making it like you are working with a word processor, easily and quickly. Every time when you need to edit text in PDF files on Mac, just click the Touchup tool in the toolbar, and then click on the PDF file to change the text. Info below is about how to use Wondershare PDFelement for Mac to edit PDF text in OS X Mavericks, Lion, or Mountain Lion.

Download Wondershare PDFelement for Mac trial version to edit PDF text. If you have a Windows PC, you can download Wondershare PDFelement (for Windows) to have a try.

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Step 1. Launch Wondershare PDFelement for Mac

Launch Wondershare PDFelement for Mac and open the PDF you're going to edit. Here are two ways to do the task. Double click the quick start icon on the desktop to browse your computer for the PDF file. Or control click on the PDF file to open it with Wondershare PDFelement.

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Step 2. Modify Text on a PDF

Modify text. Select the Touchup Tool on the Tool Bar. Double click the text block where you need to modify text. Then you can modify the text within the editable text block. To delete the text block, click the text block and press Delete key to remove the whole sentence or paragraph.

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Step 3. Insert Text into a PDF

Add Text. See the "Add Text" tool in the Toolbar? Click "Add Text". Move your mouse over the PDF file, click on the blank area where you desire to add text. When clicking, a text block will be added. And then type in the right text.

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Watch the video tutorial for how to edit PDF text on Mac

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definitely, it does. try wondershare pdf editor for mac to test it!
i am wondering whether the text i added to a PDF file will match the original text or not? it seems that fewer editor can do it?
You can try the free trial version whenever you need. A watermark will be added to your PDF file. And for the free trial version, only 5 pages can be converted each time
As a matter of fact, there is no limit to edit a PDF file with this PDF editor. Only a watermark will be added to your PDF file. As for converting a PDF file, only 5 pages of a PDF file is allowed to convert each time.
Interesting information I haven’t been through such information in a long time.
Editing PDF text on mac was never this easy. You have done a really good work.
samirita goll
So do you mean that we get all access in the free trial as well as we do in the full version?? correct me if i am wrong!
How long is this free trial going to work?? and what options do we have in this free trial??
Dear Ayrton, On Wondershare PDF Editor for Mac trial version, you can edit your PDF files as well. However, a watermark will be displayed on the PDF file. To take control of your PDF effortlessly, you need to register Wondershare PDF Editor for Mac. Sorry for the troubles we've brought to you.
Hi, what can you do with only the free wondershare?