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    Edit PDF files On Mobile Phone and Laptop for Free – Here’s How


    This quick info-byte features 4 top-rated cross-platform applications that can Edit PDFs! Two feature Cloud storage and extensive editing capabilities, while the other two have just enough features for signing and marking.

    By Shantanu | 
    Updated: 27th Sep 2021 10:29 IST
    Edit PDF for free

    Highlights of the Story

    Top Cross-Platform Apps to Edit, sign, and markup PDF files:

    • Adobe Acrobat
    • PDFelement
    • Xodo PDF Editor
    • Microsoft Edge

    PDFs. They’re essential, yet they used to be notoriously user-unfriendly until recent years. After staggering competition from freeware or ad-driven apps and websites, Adobe entered the fray of free PDF editing software. 

    This neat info-byte by Cashify is everything you need to read to know how to edit PDF files on your mobile phone and laptop for free! All the applications on this list are cross-platform for maximum ease of access.

    Top Cross-Platform Apps to Edit PDFs

    Adobe Acrobat

    Editing PDFs with this classic software is free on all platforms! Sign documents, fill forms, zoom in, find, share, comment, export, compress, reorganize pages, combine files, upload to cloud, or print with this under 100 MB App!

    Download and edit PDF with Adobe on:

    Install : Google Playstore, iOS App Store , Windows

    Related Read: How to use LibGen and download Free eBooks and PDFs

    Xodo PDF Editor

    Another free cross-platform, the Xodo PDF Editor can sign, save your signature for future use, fill forms, annotate with a free hand, or work together in teams! Like any good PDF editor, Xodo also supports cloud saves.

    Edit PDF with Xodo on: 

    Install: Google Playstore, iOS App Store, Windows


    Edit, convert, create, fill forms, secure documents, sign, and annotate. The paid version features OCR (Optical Character Recognition) to import text from a photographed PDF file. This is 

    Click to download PDFelement on: 

    Install: Google Playstore, iOS App Store, Windows

    Microsoft Edge

    The Microsoft Edge web browser is a colossal improvement over the worn-out internet explorer, also featuring PDF markup capabilities.

    Simply drag and drop your desired PDF file to the URL address bar, or open it with EDGE to begin editing the PDF. This is the least feature-laden choice on this list.

    Get EDGE on: 

    Install: Google Playstore, iOS App Store

    Windows: Edge comes pre-loaded in Windows 8 and above. Launch it to auto-update to the latest version and start using it.

    Related Read: How to transfer files from Android to iPad

    Those were the best cross-platform apps to edit PDF files on Smartphones and PCs alike! Leave a comment to tell us your favourite, or if you know more cross-platform PDF editing apps!

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