Create PDF Files with Movavi PDF Editor

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Creating PDFs is easier than ever with Movavi PDF Editor! Our fast and efficient app lets you create a PDF file from images or completely from scratch.

Best Solution for Creating PDFs

Working with PDF files often ends up in a search for a better PDF creation solution. Such solutions can be very useful if you need to create a report, compose a CV for a job, or even create a digital archive from your photos. Movavi PDF Editor offers a simple yet effective solution to creating and processing PDF files of any size without compromising their quality.

Below you’ll find some useful tips on how to create a PDF from scratch using Movavi PDF Editor.

How to Make PDF Files from Scratch

  • Step 1. Install Movavi PDF Editor

    Download the PDF Editor program onto your computer; it will be saved in the Downloads folder by default. Run the downloaded executable and install it by following the on-screen instructions.

  • Step 2. Create a New File

    To create a PDF file from scratch, click Ctrl+N or click FileCreate New File in the top menu. The program will automatically create a blank document.

  • Step 3. Add a Title

    Click Edit on the toolbar to switch to the Edit mode. Choose the Text option from the drop-down. Move the insertion point to the beginning of the document, click the left mouse button, and, in the text box that appears, type the title.

  • Step 4. Add Your Text

    Once in the Edit mode, click Text, position the pointer where you want to place the text, and just start typing. Newly inserted text is fully editable – you can change the font, style, and size using the options under Font in the right-hand panel.

  • Step 5. Insert an Image

    Click the Image button on the drop-down list. In the dialog box that opens, locate the image you want to import and click Open.

    Resize the inserted image by dragging on the borders of the image. Rotate the image using the context menu. To place the image relative to the text block, hold down the left mouse button and move the image to the desired position.

  • Step 6. Save Your Edits

    When all your edits are complete, click the Save button (the floppy disk icon) on the toolbar or just press Ctrl+S (Cmd-S for Mac). The dialog box lets you choose where to save the new file and how to name it.

How to Create a PDF Document from Pictures of Scanned Documents or Other Images

  • Step 1. Install the Software

    To assemble multiple images into one PDF file, first, download and install the software on your PC or Mac.

  • Step 2. Upload Source Files

    Launch the application and hit the Merge Files button at the top right corner of the program window.

    In the dialog box that appears, select the files for uploading into the document and click Merge.

  • Step 3. Save the New File

    To save the new PDF, click the floppy disk icon on the toolbar and use the Ctrl+S (Cmd-S for Mac OS X) keyboard shortcut.

If you are looking for an easy way to create PDF files, we recommend this advanced PDF maker from Movavi. It will help you create the PDF documents you need in just a few minutes.

Movavi PDF Editor

Everything you need from PDF Software!

  • PDF creation from scratch
  • Different PDF-editing modes (4-in-1 page arrangement,
    text editing, and object editing)
  • Ready-to-use legal form templates
  • Electronic signature solutions
  • One-click file export and print output

Disclaimer: Please be aware that Movavi Screen Recorder does not allow capture of copy-protected video and audio streams.

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