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Questions & Answers about LegalZoom Alternative Online PDF Editor

  • What is PDFfiller?
    PDFfiller is a web-based pdf editor. Unlike LegalZoom, you can not only search any document in our online form library , but also fill, edit, sign, store and export the document you choose on any device from anywhere.
  • What browsers does PDFfiller.com support?
    PDFfiller.com supports Internet Exporter (IE), Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox.
  • Do I need to download or install any software?
    No downloads needed! PDFfiller.com is web-based application that does not need any additional software. PDFfiller.com supports any browser.
  • How many documents can I add to My Account?
    All of them. Your storage is unlimited. Add as many forms in your account as you like.
  • Besides using the Uploader, are there other ways to add documents or forms to my account?
    Yes, you have a few different options. You can find your form using our PDF Search Engine which contains more than 10 million documents and forms, or you can email documents straight to the PDFfiller.com email address we created specifically for you.
  • How do I email a document into my account?
    When you created your PDFfiller account you were automatically assigned a PDFfiller.com email address. You can find your unique email address in two places: on the right side of the "My Account" page, or in the InBox tab in the "My Forms" page. In the same way you would send an email to a friend from your personal inbox (Gmail, Yahoo, etc), open a new blank email, attach your documents, and send it to your PDFfiller.com email address. You will receive a notification when the documents are successfully added to your PDFfiller account. Looking for previously emailed forms? You'll find them in the InBox tab in the "My Forms" Page.
  • Can I search for forms using PDFfiller?
    Yes, PDFfiller allows you to search for forms, and send them for signature. Other programs such as LegalZoom and Docstoc, which do not have online signature function for users to sign forms online directly.
  • How do I find the document I need in PDFfiller's Library of Forms?
    To find the form you're looking for, simply type the name of the form or a few keywords into the search bar, then click the “Search” button. The PDF Search Engine will automatically filter through more than 10 million documents to deliver the one you need.
  • Can I upload a document from my computer to my account?
    Of course you can! At the home page (hint: click on our logo to get there) you'll see a search bar with multiple tabs on the top. Click the "Upload Document" tab, then move your mouse all the way over to the right and click the red "Browse" button. You will be prompted to pick out your preferred document, then upload it directly from your hard drive. When your form is successfully uploaded, PDFfiller will take you straight to your account page where you can start editing.
  • Video: Upload & Search For Fillable Documents Using PDFfiller
  • Can I edit a PDF document online?
    Yes. Unlike LegalZoom, PDFfiller.com allows you to search and 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.
  • Can I fill out a PDF form?
    Yes, you can. Unlike LegalZoom, to fill out a PDF form, you can begin by de-selecting the current function you are using or just simply click anywhere on the document and begin to type. Then, drag and move the text to your desired location.
  • How do I write on a scanned PDF document?
    To write on a scanned PDF document, click anywhere on the document and begin typing.
  • How to erase text in PDF certificate form?
    To erase text in PDF forms, upload your PDF forms to PDFfiller, or choose the form you’d like to edit in “My Forms” page and click “Fill” button. Click the third "Erase" button in “Draw” tab toolbar and get an content eraser. Select the text that you want to white out by clicking and holding the button on the mouse to draw a box around the area. Release the mouse when you're done.You can change the size of the eraser using the editor toolbar.
  • How do I Create, Use and edit Templates?
    Upload the document with PDFfiller.com Uploader or select the document in “My Forms” page. Fill in the information that you want your template to always contain and click “Done” button to return to "My Forms" page. Select the filled document and click “T”--“Template” button. Your document will be converted into a template. Every time you open the document, you will be prompted for a new document name and a new one will be created. The template itself will remain unchanged and ready for use. If you need to modify the template, simply select the template form in “My Form” page and click “Template” button. The template will be converted to a regular form. You can modify and convert it to a template later.
  • Can I send a fax with PDFfiller.com?
    Yes! You can send fax to any number in the USA via PDFfiller.com. On the “My Forms” page, select the document you want to fax and click the “Fax” button. Input any local US or toll free number, then click “Send” You’ll receive an email notification when your fax is delivered successfully.
  • Can I sign a document online?
    Absolutely. PDFfiller allows you to sign any document using our DigiSign technology. You can use a signature font or upload a signature file and apply it anywhere on the document.
  • How does SendToSign® work?
    SendTo, formerly known as SendToSign, now offers 3 unique options to request and manage document signatures:

    SendToSign
    Select the document that you would like signed, click the “SendToSign” button, and select the “SendToSign” option. Then, enter up to 20 email addresses, add an optional message for your recipients, choose a security option, and send. (If you select a PIN, you will have to provide this to the recipient separately, it will NOT appear in the email).

    Signees will receive an email containing a secure link, and login credentials if they are not already PDFfiller users. After clicking the secure link and signing into PDFfiller, (and entering the PIN if necessary), recipients will be able to fill out and sign the document.

    When a document has been completed, you will receive an email notification, and you will be able to retrieve the completed document via a secure link in this email, or in your “My Forms” page on PDFfiller under the SendToSign tab on the left.

    SendToEach
    Select the document that you would like signed, click the “SendToSign” button, and select the “SendToEach” option. Then, enter up to 20 email addresses, use the arrows to the right of each address to select your signing order, add an optional message for your recipients, and send.

    The first signee will receive an email containing a secure link, and login credentials if they are not already PDFfiller users. After clicking the secure link and signing into PDFfiller, the recipient will be able to fill out and sign the document. Once the document has been completed, the next recipient in the chain receive their email.

    Once all signees have completed the document, you will receive an email notification, and you will be able to retrieve the completed document via a secure link in this email, or in your “My Forms” page on PDFfiller under the SendToSign tab on the left.

    SendToMany
    Select the document that you would like signed, click the “SendToSign” button, and select the “SendToMany” option. Then, enter up to 20 email addresses, add an optional message for your recipients, and send.

    All signees will receive an email containing a secure link, and login credentials if they are not already PDFfiller users. After clicking the secure link and signing into PDFfiller, the recipients will be able to fill out and sign the document.

    Once all signees have completed the document, you will receive an email notification, and you will be able to retrieve the completed document via a secure link in this email, or in your “My Forms” page on PDFfiller under the SendToSign tab on the left.
  • Can I save documents on my computer?
    Yes! Save your document by clicking the "Save as PDF" button in either the"My Forms" page or immediately after you are done editing in the Editor. You can also download the original, unedited document to your computer.
  • Can I print out documents?
    Yes! Print your documents by clicking the ”Print this form“ button. Don’t forget to save changes (click the "Done" button in "Editor"). You can also just select the document you want to print in the "My Forms" page and click the "Print" button to print it out.
  • Video: Print, Save, and Send Your Documents Using PDFfiller