[PDF Editor : Mac] How to add links and highlight the text in PDF document?
As we know, many electronic documents are kept in PDF format. When you are reading a PDF document, you may want to highlight text just as you always do on paper. Or sometimes, you need to add link to a PDF document so that readers can click it to view the Internet or the page you set. In fact, these requirements can be easily met with a professional tool.
Features of PDF Editor for Mac:
PDF Editor for Mac is a professional tool which enables Mac users to annotate PDF documents flexibly. With the program, you can:
- Highlight text in PDF documents.
- Underline text in PDF documents.
- Strike through text in PDF documents.
- Add any links to PDF documents for quicker navigation
Part 1, How to add links to PDF document on Mac?
A PDF Link takes you to other pages in the same document or to website conveniently. After opening the PDF document, choose "Link" tool in the toolbar and drag an area you need on the PDF page, it will pop up a dialogue.
To make a hyperlink to a specific page in the PDF document, just set the "Page Number" as you like and click "OK" button.
If you want to make a hyperlink to a webpage, click "Web" option in advance, then type the correct URL and click "OK" button.
- See the link
Choose "Move" tool in the toolbar and move it on the area where you set a link, you can see a prompting message, click it to link to the website and page.
- Edit the link
Choose "Select" tool in the toolbar and double click the area where you set a link, then you can reset the link as you like in the pop up dialogue.
- Move the link
Choose "Select" tool in the toolbar and then click the area where you set a link, drag the block to move it.
- Delete the link
Choose "Select" tool in the toolbar and click the area where you set a link, then press "Delete" key.
Part 2, How to highlight PDF text on Mac?
After highlighting text in PDF documents, readers can quickly find the key points. Especially for long articles, it saves a lot of time for reading. To start with, open the PDF document with the program at first. Choose "Highlight" tool in the toolbar, then select any text you want to markup in the PDF document.
In addition, if you need to underline or strick through text in PDF documents, just choose the corresponding tool and then select any text you want to markup. The operations are totally the same as Highlight tool's.
Tips: Remove the highlighting:
Choose "Select" tool in the toolbar, then click on the highlighting text and press "Delete" key to remove it instantly.
If you are not satisfied with the highlighting color, choose the "Select" tool and click on the highlighting text, you can change it from "Tools -> Inspector" directly.
Save the changes from "File -> Save" menu bar. If you don't want to overwrite the source PDF file, click "File -> Save As" option instead.
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