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One of the most widely used tool among Microsoft Office programs is the Microsoft Word which is used to create reports, letters, applications, e-books and even the forms. Wondering how to change Word file to PDF documents? Today, this article will guide you how to change word 2003, 2007, 2010 and 2016 to PDF in Windows 10/8/7 with 3 wonderful tools including PDFelement.

PDFelement does not need any introduction, this amazing software is not only a converter to save Word DOC as PDF. It will also let you edit the converted PDF files, lock them with strong password or digitally sign them. The output PDF files are of very high quality ISO standard with the perfect dpi and resolution. This cheap yet professional PDF editor also provides the rich features for editing the PDF file such as editing text, editing images and Optical Character Recognition.

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Unlike word document, you can add new text to anywhere in the Microsoft Word file without ruining the formatting of the document. Similarly, users can also remove the text from the PDF file or replace with new text while retaining the same formatting. Moreover, PDFelement can be used to convert PDF files into plenty of other formats, create new rich formatting forms, filling the already existing forms and digitally signing them using the secure servers from PDFelement.

How to Save Word as PDF

Step 1. Import Word File

Launch this free Word to PDF converter on your Windows, click on "Create PDF" and select the word documents. Now, choose the Word file you want to convert and click on the “Open” button at the bottom right side of the screen.

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Step 2. Save PDF File

Edit the PDF file as you like, but remember to click "Save As" on the "File" tab after modification. Now you have already converted your Word 2003, 2007, 2010 and 2016 files to PDF in your PC.

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Other Word to PDF Converters

1. NitroPDF

Looking at the features of NitroPDF, it qualifies on our top 5 Word to PDF Creator Softwares. This software is a powerful Word Doc into PDF converter that allows you to create PDF files from almost any file. You can create PDF files from Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Rich Text and others. You can also create PDF files by combining other files or just create a PDF file from scratch from a blank file. NitroPDF creates collaborative PDF files that you can sign, edit and modify using PrimoPDF inbuilt editor.

NitroPDF also allows you to convert your PDF to Word, Images, Excel, HTML and Powerpoint and others. It is also powerful PDF merger that combines PDFs in a batch to a single file. You can also use this tool to watermark, annotate, draw shapes, and insert your digital signature. With Nitro PDF you are able to share your PDF via email. It supports Windows Vista, 7, 8 and 10.

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2. Foxit PhantomPDF

To end our top 5 Word to PDF creators is Foxit PhantomPDF software. This software is well integrated to allow you create PDFs from Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Visio add-ins. The created PDFs are compatible with other PDF tools like the ones mentioned in our list. Furthermore, this tool is also a PDF converter. It converts PDF to formats like Excel, Word, PPT, images and others.

It is also a PDF editor that allows you to annotate, watermark, comment and share PDFs. Foxit PhantomPDF tool is built with other PDF tools that allow you to OCR PDFs, merge, split, encrypt, redact and sign your PDFs. You can use this tool to manage pages of your PDF and modify them. This tool supports Windows 7, 8 and 10.

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