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Making notes while reading a PDF might be tiresome writing on several papers. In this article we will show you how to take PDF notes on your Windows and Mac computer. Taking notes on your computer is easy and does not require any writing material if you have PDFelement.

To be able to make notes on your computer you will have to install a PDF software know as PDFelement. This tool is compatible with Mac and Windows operating system. It allows you to easily annotate PDF, add watermarks, and do some editing. This tool can also manage page of your PDF file other than creating PDFs. Wondershare PDFelement is also a PDF converter, PDF form filler, compressor and others.

For a clear understanding of the software here are its features.

  • It allows you to make notes on PDF by adding comments, sticky notes, Text box, highlight, strike-through and even drawing shapes.
  • It is a PDF converter that that outputs PDF to formats like Word, Excel, PPT, EPUB, HTML, Rich Text, Plain Text and images.
  • It is a PDF creator that creates PDF files from Existing PDF files, HTML, Images, Rich Text, Keynote, blank documents, clipboard screen captures.
  • It can also create PDF tools and fill out existing PDF forms.
  • It is a versatile PDF editor that enables you add texts, delete texts, change font size change font color, modify images and manage pages.
  • With scanned PDF files, you can make them editable them or search through them using its multilingual OCR plugin.

2 Step to Take Notes on PDF

To begin with, you must install this software on your Windows and Mac then launch it. This guide is well written to accommodate both the windows and Mac users.

Step 1. Open PDF

Click on "Open File" on the Home window.

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Step 2: Take Notes On PDF

You can also take PDF notes on windows using PDFelement for Windows. On the tool bar click on "Comment" to get Sticky Note, Text Box and Typewriter comments.

For illustrate your notes you can use sticky notes. Click on "Comment" and select “Notes.” Next navigate to where you want sticky notes, click on it, and then begin making notes.

For text box, click on "Comment" and then choose "Text Box". Now, move to where you want to add notes and double click on it. When you begin typing you will see it expanded.

You can also use typewriter. Go to "Comment" and click on "Typewriter". From there go to the text field and double click on it to add comments. You can follow the same procedure for "Area Highlight" option.

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Published: Nov 16,2017 15:40 pm / Updated: Nov 16,2017 15:41 pm

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