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What is a PDF File?

Developed by Adobe, PDF is a popular document format. The full abbreviation of PDF is “Portable Document Format”. The key feature of PDF document is that it holds the contents of a document in a fixed layout. That mean the Contents of a PDF document never lose their shape and remain intact in various platforms. PDF files can contain fonts, images, text formats etc. and all in print ready format. This document format also supports password protection and encryption of content. PDF files are great for sharing, even from mobile devices. The files can be accessed from any PC or mobile device with the help of Adobe Acrobat Reader or similar software. With software like PaintShop Pro PDF files can be edited in various extent.

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How to open PDF files with PaintShop Pro
  1. Launch PaintShop Pro
  2. Choose File > Open
  3. Find the PDF file you wish to open
  4. Select the File(s)
  5. Edit & Save Your File!
Open PDF files in Windows
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Windows 9
Windows 8
PaintShop Pro Opens PDF Files and many more file formats
We designed PaintShop Pro to open a wide range of file format, including all of the following: