2022-09-08 17:15:25 • Filed to:
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Tools for comparing PDF files are useful in helping readers to obtain the differences between files. With this need, many have emerged that aim to provide the same level of functionality. In this article, we will be looking at Beyond compare PDF as a tool for comparing PDF files. We will also discuss how to use Beyond compare to compare the PDF files.
Beyond Compare is a tool that can be used to compare a wide range of files using simple commands. The result of this comparison can be filtered to include the information you want and discard the one you are not interested in.
Beyond compare is however not able to compare PDF files directly since the results will not be meaningful to the user. To counter this challenge, a Beyond Compare PDF plugin is available to convert the PDF file to a plain text format. This PDF plugin is important as it enables the application to understand the content of the PDF document.
The comparison is done in a few simple steps as explained below:
Other than using Beyond Compare for PDF comparisons, users have the option of using Wondershare PDFelement - PDF Editor which is a tool designed specifically for PDFs. It enables users to create PDF files from scratch by converting other file formats to PDF, edit the said files as well as export the files to a format of their choice. Editing the files involves the addition of comments to enhance the understanding of future readers as well as addition of security features such as digital signatures and passwords to files to improve the security of the files and prevent unauthorized access.
It enables users to compare two or more PDF files at a go by employing a few easy steps that are highlighted below.
Alternatively, you can choose to go the longer route and arrange the files physically. This is done as follows: