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Word Documents have long been a great way to present information and have the flexibility that allow them to be very easy to use. Inserting PDF into word is not very difficult as we shall see in this article. But doing it incorrectly could cost lots of time. Let's take a look at the following way about how to insert a PDF into a word document.

Insert PDF into Word Directly for Free

Within your word document, you can insert a PDF file as an object. While you might be able to open and view it, even resize it, you can't edit it. Here's how to embed PDF in word.

Step 1. Insert PDF to Word

While working on your document, click "Insert" > "Object". In the object dialogue box, click "Create from File" and then click "Browse" to find the PDF you want to insert. Click "Insert".

Step 2. After Embedding PDF into Word

If you want to display the PDF icon, check "Display as icon". Leave this option unchecked if you want to display the first page of the document. Then Click "OK" to finish.

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Edit or Read PDF before/after Inserting PDF into Word

While this is a great and easy way to insert PDF into Word document. See the above steps about how to add PDF to word as an object. You can even resize the object, but you can't edit it after you insert it. You'll need to have a PDF editor installed to read or even edit PDF files before or after adding PDF to word, this is why it is important to find PDFelement that enables you to read, annotate and edit PDF documents, etc.

  • It comes with tools that make it easy for you to combine, edit, transform and even organize your PDF files with ease.
  • It is very useful in converting PDF files to other formats such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and many others.
  • It can also be used to insert new pages into PDF or existing pages with other PDFs as well as combine multiple file formats like Word or Excel and PDF.
  • Despite all of its impressive features, PDFelement is very easy to use even for a beginner.
  • It also comes with Optical Character Recognition (OCR) feature with enables images or printed text to be translated into machine readable text. It is essential to perform OCR on any PDF document before converting them to editable formats such as Word, Excel or PowerPoint.
  • Best of all, your document's formatting will not be altered in any way.

Edit PDF Like It Is A Word

Before or after inserting PDF into word, you may need to read or even modify the content of the PDF document, then PDFelement will be the best choice for you. It not only provides various reading mode for you to choose, but also allows you to edit PDF like it is a word file.

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Attach Word to PDF

PDF format is also the best format to display content with perfect layout for a presentation, so if you want to display both of word and PDF documents together, you can consider to attach the word file to a PDF file to present instead of attach PDF to word, the attachment feature of PDFelement will suit your needs.

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Published: Dec 01,2017 11:44 am / Updated: Jan 16,2018 17:10 pm

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