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Edit PDF Text in OS X (Mavericks Included)

Need to edit PDF text on Mac? Get the easiest way here. This article is a step-by-step guide for how to edit PDF text in OS X Mavericks, Lion, or Mountain Lion.

Emily Xiao
Posted by Emily Xiao | @Emily Xiao | Category: PDF Editing Tips
Published: Jul 15,2015 14:21 pm / Updated: Jul 27,2015 15:06 pm

After opening a PDF file on a Mac, only to find that you cannot insert, revise or delete text? It happens all the time. You might have thought Preview could help you edit PDF text in OS X. However, Preview is more of a PDF reader than an editor. To insert, correct typos, or delete text in a PDF file on a Mac, you should try a professional PDF text editing tool, like Wondershare PDFelement for Mac.


Wondershare PDFelement for Mac is a complete PDF solution for OS X Mavericks, Lion, and Mountain Lion. It lets you add, modify, and delete text, making it like you are working with a word processor, easily and quickly. Every time when you need to edit text in PDF files on Mac, just click the Touchup tool in the toolbar, and then click on the PDF file to change the text. Info below is about how to use Wondershare PDFelement for Mac to edit PDF text in OS X Mavericks, Lion, or Mountain Lion.

Download Wondershare PDFelement for Mac trial version to edit PDF text. If you have a Windows PC, you can download Wondershare PDFelement (for Windows) to have a try.

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Step 1: Launch Wondershare PDFelement for Mac

Launch Wondershare PDFelement for Mac and open the PDF you're going to edit. Here are two ways to do the task. Double click the quick start icon on the desktop to browse your computer for the PDF file. Or control click on the PDF file to open it with Wondershare PDFelement.

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Step 2: Modify Text on a PDF

Modify text. Select the Touchup Tool on the Tool Bar. Double click the text block where you need to modify text. Then you can modify the text within the editable text block. To delete the text block, click the text block and press Delete key to remove the whole sentence or paragraph.

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Step 3: Insert Text into a PDF

Add Text. See the "Add Text" tool in the Toolbar? Click "Add Text". Move your mouse over the PDF file, click on the blank area where you desire to add text. When clicking, a text block will be added. And then type in the right text.

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Watch the video tutorial for how to edit PDF text on Mac

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