Why pay full price to perform some basic tasks on PDF files? With PDFill PDF Tools (free), you can modify and edit PDF files for free.
PDFill is an editing and creation tool for PDF documents with which you can add, modify, and eliminate information in a new or previously existing document. The options it offers are numerous, and include text insertion, links, images, comments, forms, and all sorts of. PDFill PDF Tools is FREE for both personal or commercial use. The customer can distribute PDFill PDF Tools freely. The new PDF created by PDFill PDF Tools has not Watermarks or Pop-up advertisements. Any one who deal with PDF document in every day life. For example, student, teacher, small business owner, job seeker.
While there are many different software vendors out there that charge a pretty sum for these basic tools, PDFill has taken some of its most popular features from its paid version and offered them in a free package.
With PDFill PDF Tools, you can merge/split PDF files, encrypt them with a password, scan documents and convert between PDF and image formats. It also includes rotate, corp, watermark and form field tools. PDFill also does NOT add ugly watermarks to PDF files it has created/edited.
If you're looking to complete these basic PDF editing tasks, then PDFill PDF Tools (free) is what you need.
Features and highlights
- Merge, split, reorder and delete PDF files
- Encryption and decryption
- Rotation, cropping, reformatting
- Add headers and footers to PDF files
- Add watermarks (image or text)
- Convert image files to PDF and vice-versa
- Scan from TWAIN 32 source
PDFill PDF Tools 14.0 on 32-bit and 64-bit PCs
This download is licensed as freeware for the Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system on a laptop or desktop PC from pdf software without restrictions. PDFill PDF Tools 14.0 is available to all software users as a free download for Windows.Filed under:
- PDFill PDF Tools Download
- Freeware PDF Software
1. Questions about the PDFill License
What is PDFill License?
The license for PDFill PDF Editor is lifetime. You have free upgrades as long as you keep the registration code. Please print into the hardcopy to keep it. See License Agreement.
I lost my code. Do I need to buy the software again?
If you purchased PDFill Editor in the 365 days, look up your code using the exact email you used when you purchased the product.
How do I register PDFill PDF Editor?
Please see the steps on How to register PDFill PDF Editor.
The registration code doesn't work even if I do the COPY and PASTE
Right Click 'PDFill PDF Editor' from Desktop and select 'Run as Administrator' and then do the registration.
How many computers can I activate for each license?
For each license, you can only activate on two different machines at the same time.
How can I transfer my license on a new computer?
|If you want to install the software on a different computer, you must first deactivate the license on your current computer. Choose Help Menu => Enter Registration Code => Deactivate.|
It says that you have installed on too many computers.
|You have to deactivate the other computers by yourself. We offer NO SUPPORT to deactivate on our server side. SeeLicense Agreement. If you cannot do that, we suggest that you buy a new license using a new email.|
My Email has changed. Do I need to change my code?
|No. Please still use the old email to register your PDFill. PDFill doesn't send email to your email account.|
Do I need to pay for PDFill PDF & Image Writer or PDFill PDF Tools?
No! PDFill PDF & Image Writer and PDFill PDF Tools are included inside the FREE trial version of PDFill PDF Editor. See the License Agreement.
Do I need a PayPal account to buy PDFill PDF Editor?
No. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can STILL use your credit card. To do so, please click the PayPal icon, then click the option 'Pay with a debit or credit card'.
PayPal Link Stops working
From Brower, Safety=>Deleting Browsing History. Restart computer to try again.
I didn't get my registration code after I paid
Your registration code should be delivered to your e-mail account or web browser immediately. If you do not receive your code after 30 minutes, check Spam/Trash Folder first. You can look up your code or email [email protected] We will process your email within 24 hours.
Can I just buy one license to use PDFill PDF Editor for both my home computer and my company computer?
No. Your company and your home represent two users. You need to buy a copy of the software for each of them.
The registration code is successful but it requires registration every time when PDFill Starts.
Please upgrade to 9.0 or later. Please turn off any spyware on your computer, so the code can be successfully written into your registry.
2. Problem when you download and install PDFill
Problem to UNINSTALL or Install of PDFill Package
Follow the steps in in the Microsoft Program Install and Uninstall Troubleshooter
Check Folder 'C:WindowsInstaller' to have full control permission to the user group 'Everyone'.
PDFill cannot run properly
You must turn off your Windows Firewall and any Antivirus Software first. Then, run Windows Update and restart your computer.
You can disable UAC, reboot, reinstall and activate PDFill, then enable UAC.
Problem comes after Win7/8 was upgraded into Win 10
We strongly suggest to RESET your PC since the upgrade is not perfect. See how to reset Win 10. After Reset, reinstall PDFill and other programs.
Install PDFill Silently
Get PDFill_X32.msi from here. Use Command: msiexec.exe /quiet /i PDFill_X32.msi
Install GhostScript Silently
Get GS_Lite.msi from here. Use Command: msiexec.exe /quiet /i GS_Lite.msi
Cabinet file is corrupted or missing.
Clean all the Internet Temp Files from Internet Explorer: Safety=>Delete Browsing History.
How can I open PDF Files inside Internet Explorer?
Adobe Reader=> Edit => Preferences => Internet => Display PDF in Browser
Chrome or Firefox Browser does not support all PDF capabilities.
Configure the browser to use the Adobe PDF plug-in. See here.
|Does PDFill support USB jump drive?||No. PDFill is not portable and cannot be installed on a USB jump drive.|
Installation stops at 'Extracting the Main Application files'
Turn off your Firewall and any Antivirus software. Then, try 32-Bit MSI package or 64-Bit MSI package.
3. Problem when opening a PDF file
PDFill cannot read my PDF; The Page is not displayed correctly inside PDFill; Problem to read all of the PDF pages.
There are 3 ways:
PDFill is slow on some PDF or PDF Page appears blurry
Select Menu Format => PDFill Options => System Tab => Convert PDF Page into Image => Change DPI
|The old project file (PFL) is corrupted and cannot be read into PDFill.||Please reopen the original PDF using PDFill PDF Editor, then, Edit Menu=> Copy Edited Objects from Another Project or Copy PDF Form Fields from Another Project.|
|If this message is not eventually replaced by the proper contents of the document.||Certain PDF files (dynamic XFA forms) created in Adobe LiveCycle can only be opened in Adobe Reader and Adobe Acrobat. See details.|
4. Problem when editing a PDF
|My original PDF Form inside Adobe Reader 11 is not Savable.||Open this PDF inside PDFill PDF Editor, Edit Menu=>Make Entire Form Field Editable, then save into a new PDF.|
|How can I copy the original PDF Field?||The original form field cannot be copied directly. Edit menu=>Make Entire Original form field Editable, then select and copy.|
|When I fill out a form inside PDFill, the field I just filled in does not show up when I move to another field.||Click the Refresh button on the view bar. If that does not work, change the font name to Arial or Times New Roman.|
Can I convert non-interactive paper forms into interactive forms totally automatically?
No. Even the pricier Adobe Acrobat can0019t do this. You will need to add interactive form fields one-by-one or type text into the PDF file. You can use the PDF Form Field Recognition by Clicking.
How do I tie several Radio Buttons together so that one and only one is checked and one of them is required?
Use the same form field name for the group of radio buttons, but use different values for each button.
How can I adjust the margins of the PDF page?
If you need more margin, please use Free PDFill PDF Tools to Reformat the PDF page. If you need less margin, please use the Rotate/Crop tool.
How can I fix the form so that the user can only fill the form fields?
PDFill Options => View Tab => Simple GUI for PDF Form Filler.
How can I see the name of each form field?
PDFill Options => PDF Form Tab => Show Form Name.
PDFill's Tab Key Stops working.
View Menu=> Reset Toolbars.
Can PDFill edit the static text inside PDF?
Not directly. There are two ways:
Can I search inside PDFill?
NO. Please open your original PDF inside Adobe Reader and search your keyword.
Can PDFill convert PDF into Word or Excel?
NO. Please use Adobe Reader => File Menu=>Save a Text. Or, Document Menu => Extract Text
Scanner 'Server Busy' Problem
Please use PDFill 10 or later. Use the following options:
5. Problem when Saving the editing into a new PDF
|Print only the filled data onto the Preprinted Paper.||Save PDF Options=> Output Options => Hide the original PDF Page to Print the filling form data Only. If you scan a paper form to fill, you need to make a copy of the project file and then delete the scanned image.|
The PDF form that I created cannot be filled using Adobe Reader.
Make sure that you use PDF Form Maker to create PDF Form. Please use Text Form Field instead of PDF Filler's Singleline Text or PDF Commenting's TextBox. If you use PDF Filler or PDF commenting, there will be no interactive PDF Form Fields.
|Problem to print the filled PDF; The saved PDF is opened by PDFill instead of Adobe Reader.||Uninstall and reinstall Adobe Reader from here so that Adobe Reader is the default PDF viewer.|
I used PDFill to create an interactive fill-in form. Can my client fill and SAVE the filling into a new PDF using Adobe Reader?
Yes, please ask your client to install Adobe Reader XI to save the filling into a new PDF directly. You can also see alternate solutions.
I don't want to print the PDF and sign on paper, how can I sign my PDF using digital signature on computer?
There are a few ways: (1) Scan your signature from paper into an image and insert image into PDF; (2) Use PDF Comment's Pencil Tool or PDF Drawing's Curve Tool to draw your signature; (3) Use PDF Ink Annotator to draw on PDF on PC with mouse or on Tablet PC using the pen input; (4) Add a Digital Signature (PFX file) into PDF Document; (5) Add a Digital Signature Form Field and ask your client to use the latest free Adobe Reader to sign.
Length cannot be less than zero. Parameter name: length
Java.Lang String Index Out Of Bounds Exception
Some Font name is empty and must be replaced by the most common fonts.
The filling data doesn0019t appear on the form. The data disappears after a few seconds or not all of the data is saved into the form.
Try this first: From PDF Saving Options, select 001cFlattening001d.
I don't like the font name, size or color inside the PDF Form fields.
From Menu Edit > Make Current Original Form Field Editable
The Submit Form button produces an error message 001cCannot handle context type: text/html001d
Save your PDF form to your web server instead of your local computer.
There is a watermark printed on every new PDF page after I buy PDFill PDF Editor.
After you buy PDFill PDF Editor, you must register PDFill first !!!
The commenting text style inside PDFill is different than that in the PDF Output.
Note: Adobe Reader will use its default font for PDF Commenting Text. So, the text style inside PDFill will be different than that inside Adobe Reader. To exactly control the text style (font encode, font name, font size and font style) in the PDF output, please use the Single Line Text or Multiple Line Text. You can convert all the Commenting text into Multiple Line Text from Edit Menu.
Problem with language encoding and font.
From PDFill Options, select your language coding and then your desired font. You may play with several fonts to see if it works. If you have problem, please open a new blank PDF project, test your language coding and font, then, save into a new PDF to see if it works. If this works, please open your original PDF inside adobe reader, print it into PDFill PDF Writer to get a new PDF, open this new PDF inside PDFill.
The new PDF Form Field doesn't show in the PDF with PDF/A Mode .
Please open your original PDF inside adobe reader, print it into PDFill PDF Writer to get a new PDF, open this new PDF inside PDFill. Use Edit Menu => Copy Edited Objects from Another Project.
How can I change the color of the PDF Form Field inside Adobe Reader?
Adobe Reader => Preference =>Forms=>Fields Highlight Color
Can PDFill PDF Editor reduce or optimize the size of the PDF file?
These may work: (1) Document Menu => PDF Optimizer; (2) Open your PDF inside Adobe Reader, Print into PDFill PDF Writer with the Screen Option of PDF Optimization. (3) Convert your PDF into Images with 72 dpi. Then, convert Images back to PDF.