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If you want to change PDF font size, you need the right software tool for the job. For example, even though browsers such as Google Chrome can be used to view PDF documents, they are not PDF editors. This is exactly what you need to change the text size in a PDF or change the font size in a fillable PDF document and so on. This article shows you two ways for how to change the text font size in PDF documents as well as fillable PDF forms. So, let's dive right in and learn about how to increase or decrease font sizes in PDF files using a PDF editor called Wondershare PDFelement - PDF Editor.
PDFelement is a powerful PDF editor, it provides all the PDF tools needed to edit, convert, create, protect, share, optimize and print PDF files. In addition to this extensive range of basic and advanced PDF tasks, PDFelement can also help you digitize your entire document workload and help you go completely paperless. The following section will show you what you need to do in order to change PDF font size using PDFelement's powerful editing capabilities.
The first step is to open the document. You can use the "Open files" option on the home page of the software or simply drag your file into the interface and drop it there; it will automatically recognize the file type and open the PDF.
By clicking the "Edit" tab and the top of the software window below the file name and then switching the edit mode to "Edit" in the toolbar below the main menu, you will enter the editing mode.
Now, choose the text by clicking on a text block and selecting the specific text that you want to change the font size.
The font size can be changed by simply clicking the "+" or "-" symbol in the "Properties" section displayed in the right-side tool panel.
The PDF font size can also be changed by choosing the size from the dropdown options. As you can see, there are multiple font sizes to choose from.
This method can be used to change PDF font size in any PDF document. When you resize text in your document, you don't have to worry about the alignment of surrounding text or images around the content you are editing. PDFelement will make sure that it adjusts the content around your edit so that the overall content is not affected in any way.
To change font size in PDF forms with fillable fields, another method can be used. This is described in the next section.
In this process, we will show you how to change PDF font size in a fillable form using the right-click method of accessing text properties.
Once the file is open, click on the "Form" tab at the top and then the "Form Recognition" button in the ribbon-style toolbar under it. PDFelement will process the file so all the form fields in the document are recognized.
You can right-click on any of the fields and select the "Properties" option, which will open a new window.
Go to the "Appearance" tab, click the "Font Size" dropdown under the "Text" section, choose your desired font size, and click "Close".
This method can be used to change font size in PDF forms and other interactive documents. Even if the document is not editable, PDFelement will convert it using the form field recognition feature, so you can easily select and change the font size.
That's not the only thing you can do with PDFelement. Apart from solving the problem of how to change PDF font size, this versatile software application can execute a host of other PDF tasks, as outlined in the next section.