PDF Converter for Mac, version 6

PDF Converter for Mac, version 6

Nuance PDF Converter for Mac features 100% industry-standard PDF viewing, editing, combining and signing PDFs. It has more features and works better than Adobe Acrobat Reader or Apple Preview. It provides PDF convert to Word, PDF convert to Excel, convert PDF to PowerPoint, convert PDF to JPG, and converts paper to PDF plus many more conversion capabilities. It will even automatically convert paper and PDF forms that are not fillable into perfectly fillable forms. It uses OmniPage® technology, the world’s most accurate OCR capability to achieve near magic. PDF Converter for Mac lets you tackle any PDF project. It’s better PDF for Mac.
 
 
Key Features

Convert PDF files to editable word processing and spreadsheet formats
  • PDF converter for Mac uses OmniPage® recognition technology, the world's most accurate OCR available to convert paper and PDFs into text formats
  • Convert PDFs to Microsoft® Word (.doc, .docx), Microsoft® Excel (.xlsx, .xls), Microsoft® PowerPoint (.ppt, .pptx) and PDF Archive (PDF/A) formats (requires Internet connection)

Scan paper documents to PDF files with searchable text
  • Scan directly from Image Capture or TWAIN scanners
  • Adjust resolution, color depth and contrast, skew, and size of an image or scanned document
  • Perform OCR on scanned documents
  • Edit OCR text directly in your scanned PDF pages (New!)

Sign PDF documents
  • Add your handwritten signature as an electronic signature to PDF documents
  • Add interactive signature fields to forms
  • Validate digital signatures for authenticity and trust of digitally signed documents
  • Create a digital certificate for self-signing
  • Digitally sign documents using AATL or self-signed certificates

Secure personal information
  • Redact or erase text, including OCR (Optical Character Recognition) text
  • Password protect a document with up to 266-bit AES encryption
  • Edit document permissions to restrict saving, printing, copying, etc.

Draw, Highlight, Scribble and Edit Text
  • Context-sensitive popup-menus enable quick edits (New!)
  • Mark up documents with highlighting, underscoring and strikethrough
  • Add notes, comments, and hyperlinks to PDFs and use drawing tools such as line, rectangle and oval.
  • Add text, images and signatures to PDF
  • Correct text in original PDF with editable text blocks
  • Move, resize, copy and delete images in original PDF
  • Copy and paste rich text; retain fonts and formatting when copying from PDFs, including columns

Assemble PDFs and share
  • Convert websites to multi-page PDFs, complete with hyperlinks
  • Insert and remove pages, re-order pages in a PDF by drag-and-drop
  • Combine PDF files into one polished document
  • Insert page numbers, add Bates Numbering and dynamic stamps
  • Create and edit document Table of Contents
  • Send to Evernote® and email

Work with fillable forms
  • Create and edit cross-platform fillable PDF forms
  • Create form fields automatically in non-interactive forms
  • Build interactive forms with text fields, check boxes, radio buttons, signatures and submit buttons
What's New

Ease of Use
  • Menus and tools enhanced to support system features of Yosemite and El Capitan
  • Tools remember the last chosen colors and properties to reduce steps in editing
  • Context-sensitive control-click menus enable quick edits
  • An editing preference selection for automatic tool switching works the way you want
  • Share your PDFs faster with a button on default toolbar

PDF Conversion
  • Uses the very latest OmniPage® OCR technology for the best accuracy and document formatting
  • Export PDF to Microsoft® Word (.docx) without connecting to the OmniPage Online service
  • Export PDF to Microsoft® Excel (.xlsx) without connecting to the OmniPage Online service

PDF Forms
  • Choose widget styles for radio buttons and checkboxes for better looking, interactive forms
  • Rearrange tab order of form fields via sidebar drag and drop to quickly get form navigation right
  • Text fields now support a combed or character segmented display

PDF Scanning
  • Improved scanning performance and reliability to convert Paper to PDF faster
  • Auto-deskew when performing OCR for more accurate text results

PDF Search
  • View and correct searchable text added to image and scanned PDF files (OCR layer) for perfect search accuracy
  • A case-sensitive search option has been added to get the exact results you need

PDF Signing
  • Sign PDF forms via interactive signature fields (not digital signatures) for faster and easier PDF signing
  • Add interactive signature fields to fillable or non-fillable forms to gain consent or accept terms
  • Create a digital certificate for self-signing
  • Validate digital signatures for authenticity and trust of digitally signed documents
  • Digitally sign documents using AATL or self-signed certificates

PDF Document Building
  • Create Portfolio documents, combining related files together in new ways
  • Add and delete file attachments and annotations for more complete PDF documents with rich content
  • Preview and extract file attachments and annotations
  • Adds formatting options for page numbering

PDF Editing
  • Create custom stamps
  • New additional stamps available: Copied, Faxed, Paid, Scanned
  • A new freeform highlighting tool allows you to highlight any area
  • A new cloud shaped graphic annotation tool
  • Organize and keep track of your annotations with a new annotation list
  • Measure distances with the measurement tool, including those within architectural documents
  • Be more precise with drawing in a PDF with “Snap to Guides” option and snaps text boxes to baselines when creating, moving, and resizing
  • Get immediate visual drawing feedback with center and edge alignment guides when dragging objects

PDFs that speak to you
  • Improves VoiceOver (Speak document text) support in PDF forms
  • Record and playback audio annotations for the ultimate in audio content
Key Benefits

Why PDF Converter for Mac is "Better PDF for Mac"

Edit directly within PDF files
PDF files are no longer difficult to change. Simply edit, delete and add text as needed. You can also insert, move, copy, resize and delete images.

Scan directly to Searchable PDF
Scanning to PDF isn't useful if you can't get access to information. Create PDF documents complete with text that can be copied and searched. Proofread and correct OCR results with ease.

Collaborate like never before
Exchange ideas and provide directions by adding notes, text boxes, graphics and more to PDF documents. Mark up documents with highlighting, underscoring and strikethrough formatting. Create custom stamps and apply them on your documents.

Accurate PDF conversion
Don't waste valuable time recreating documents with complex layouts and graphics. Convert PDF files into Microsoft® Word, Excel®, PowerPoint®, and RTF documents in real-time - complete with the accurate fully-formatted text, columns, tables and graphics.

Create forms or convert existing non-fillable forms into fillable
Don't let the hassle of filling out long forms slow down business. Using FormTyper™, you can take a non-fillable form and convert it into a fillable PDF form that you can complete, save and email. PDF Converter for Mac also lets you build cross-platform PDF forms by adding text fields, checkboxes, radio buttons, and signature fields.

Combine and assemble documents with ease
Insert and remove, re-order, delete or combine pages in a PDF with drag-and-drop ease. Open the files you want to work with and simply drag the pages you need into a new document.

Enhance document security
Ensure compliance with government regulations regarding document security by safeguarding confidential information with 128-bit or 266-bit AES encryption and 266-bit AES Unicode passwords.

Protect your information
Black out or erase text from documents to protect sensitive information. Text and images can be edited or deleted to keep safe from prying eyes. You can even use search-and-redact to eliminate the text throughout a PDF document.

Convert website content into a multi-page PDF
Take HTML pages from websites online and create a PDF document that includes all the web pages, complete with hyperlinks.

Organise a PDF document with a table of contents
Now you can easily create and edit a table of contents – and save time in the process. You can even add chapter and subchapter titles to make your PDF a breeze to navigate.

System Requirements

  • Mac computer with an Intel processor
  • Approximately 100 MB of available disk space
  • Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan), or 10.10 (Yosemite) (Does not support Mac OS X 10.9 and below.)
  • Some features require Internet access; additional terms apply