How to edit or convert pdf file for free on mobile or computer

By: Tech Desk | New Delhi |

Updated: December 15, 2020 8:22:17 pm





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Many people use PDF (portable document format) for official purposes. It’s better than sending a Word file, because PDF keeps the content format intact, even if you open it on any device. However, there are times when you need to edit the PDF file, which is not easy and free enough.

To edit a PDF file, you must first convert it to a Word document, which will take less than a minute to do. We’ve listed three methods you can try to convert PDF files to editable Word documents and then save them to your desired format. Read more about this.

PC or mobile: How to edit or convert pdf file for free

Method 1

This is the easiest way to convert PDF files to Word. It will work on all devices, whether it is a computer or a mobile phone. Now, just follow the steps below.

Step 1: Visit http://www.hipdf.com. This is one of the best sites and solutions for every pdf edition. Once the site is loaded, you will see a lot of options, including edit PDF, PDF to Word and Merge PDF and more.

Step 2: Just click on the “PDF in Word” option.

Step 3: Now, click Choose File, select the PDF file you want to convert to Word, and click Open. Please note that you will be required to log in to use the site indefinitely, free of charge. If you are not logged in, then you will only be able to use the site twice a day.

Step 4: Once the file is uploaded, click Convert, and you’re done. After the conversion, click download. You will now get an editable Word document on your computer or computer. Once the editing is complete, you can save the file in the desired format. You can follow the same steps on your mobile phone.

Method 2

If you have Microsoft Word on your computer or mobile, then you don’t need to convert the PDF separately. Just open Microsoft Word on your computer or smartphone and upload the PDF file you want to convert or edit. After you open the PDF file, you will see an edit option, which you need to tap.

After that, the PDF file will be automatically converted to a Word document. Before converting a PDF file to word, Microsoft warns you that the format of the pdf file may be slightly different when used in Word. This is rare if the format is not basic and very complicated. After finishing editing, you can simply save the edited file in your preferred format.

Method 3

Similarly, you can use Google Docs to convert any PDF file to Word documents. All you have to do is open the Google Drive app on your phone or visit drive.google.com on the computer. Make sure you’re signed in to your Google Account to complete the task.

After you open the Drive app, choose the file you want to upload and open it.

Once the file is uploaded, you need to find the “Open with” option. On the mobile, it is hidden in the three-point icon, located in the upper right corner. On the desktop, just right-click on the mouse, which will display some of the options, including “Open with”.

Then you need to open the “Google Docs” file. It will automatically convert the pdf file so that you can edit it. For mobile devices, make sure you have Google Docs.

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