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Create Copyable PDFs
When you use pdfFiller to add text to a PDF document, you don’t have to type, you can copy text from any other document, web page, spreadsheet or e-mail and paste it into your PDF. This feature can save you a lot of time and ensure the lossless and error-free data transfer. With pdfFiller, you can copy and paste text into PDF documents and format it online without downloading and installing any software. To get started, upload a document to your account. Any PDF document is instantly editable in pdfFiller. Open the document containing the information you need, select and copy it.
Go back to your document in pdfFiller, click where you’d like to paste the text, and either press the keyboard shortcut CTRL+V or right-click and select Paste from the context menu.
To change the position of your text, click the arrow icon in the mini toolbar above, while holding down the mouse button, drag the content where you’d like to place it. Change the text size by using the tree icons above or by selecting from the drop-down list in the formatting toolbar. You can underline, italicize or make your text bold.
You can also change the font type and text color by choosing them from the respective drop-down lists in the formatting toolbar.
To link text to a web page,click the Hyperlink button.
In the dialog window that will open next, type the URL of the web page, then click Save.
To delete text, just click the trash can icon in the mini toolbar. When you have finished editing, click the Done button in the top right corner and email, print or save your document. To learn more about how to edit a PDF document online, please watch the following video:
When you use pdfFiller to edit documents online, you create legible, professional-looking documents. And even better, you save yourself a lot of time! If you like being able to copy and paste text into PDF documents online, you might be interested in a whole lot of other great features that pdfFiller has to offer. Some of these include creating templates, making copies of documents, converting PDF documents to Word, Excel or PowerPoint formats. Check out these tutorials to see the other great things that pdfFiller can do for you!
How to Create Copyable PDFs
To copy and paste text in a PDF online, upload a PDF document using pdfFiller's uploader.
Highlight the text you want to copy and right-click to select Copy. Go back to your pdfFiller’s account and right-click to paste the text into your document.
To add more text into your document, click the 'Text' button in the ‘Edit’ tab and start typing. You can place the text by moving the text box.
Click the 'Tools' tab and edit the PDF by highlighting, redacting or erasing any text or image.
To edit your PDF further, click the 'Watermark' and the 'Versions' tabs on the right or the 'Pages' tab on the left.
When you're done with editing, click the 'Done' button and email, print or save your document.
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How to Copy & Paste text in a PDF Online Using pdfFiller?
What is pdfFiller?
pdfFiller is a online PDF editing software. With pdfFiller, you can search for, edit, store and export PDF documents online without downloading and installing any software. pdfFiller also allows you to access and edit PDF documents from any device anytime.
Can I edit a PDF document online?
Yes. pdfFiller.com allows you to edit any type of PDF document, scanned form, application, contract document, license form or certificate with our various tools and features. You can rearrange, rotate, and delete, the pages. You can also, add text, images, and signatures to each page.
How to copy and paste text in a PDF online?
To copy and paste text in a PDF, upload your document to pdfFiller. You can highlight the text you want to copy and right-click to select copy. Go back to your pdfFiller’s account and right-click to paste the text into your document.
How do I edit PDF text?
To edit PDF text, choose the "Text" button in the "Edit" tab and start typing. You can also click the "Erase" button in the "Tools" tab and clear the content in your document. To edit font settings, click on the "Font" button. You can then change the font type, adjust the size and color. You can also edit text into bold, underline, and italics.
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