Editing PDF documents online is possible with Google Docs. With the tool, there is no need to install anything on the computer or use Internet conversion services. The resource is very useful and can help students and professionals who need to make changes to texts or change contracts sent over the Internet.
Learn in this tutorial how to use Google Docs to make PDF files into editable documents. Every step by step made by the browser. The screen shots were taken on a Windows 10 PC, but the procedures are the same on machines with macOS or Linux.
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Step 1. Access Google Drive through the browser;
Access Google Drive through the browser Photo: Reproduo / Gabriel Ribeiro
Step 2. Enter your Google account access credentials and then select "Next";
Enter your login and password Photo: Reproduo / Gabriel Ribeiro
Step 3. In your Drive, choose the "New" option, in the upper left corner;
Click New to upload the file Photo: Reproduo / Gabriel Ribeiro
Step 4. Then select "Upload files" from the menu that opens;
Click Upload files Photo: Reproduo / Gabriel Ribeiro
Step 5. Select, directly on your computer, the PDF file you want to edit and confirm in "open", in the lower right corner;
Upload the PDF to the drive Photo: Reproduo / Gabriel Ribeiro
Step 6. After completing the upload, locate the PDF inside the Drive. Right-click on the file. Then choose the option "Google Docs";
Open the file in Google Docs Photo: Reproduo / Gabriel Ribeiro
Ready. The PDF file can now be edited. If you do not want to use Google Docs to modify the document, you can download the file as .docx and thus edit it in Word or another application.
PDF can be edited on Google Docs Photo: Reproduo / Gabriel Ribeiro