Sometimes you just need a quick, once off edit of your PDF file – whether you want to merge, split, convert, compress or edit text in your document, it can be handy to have a quick solution.

These quick edits can make a paid subscription to a version of Adobe Acrobat can seem unnecessary. But is there a way to edit PDF without Acrobat, or is forking over some cash your only option?

Thankfully, it is entirely doable. There are many different ways of editing your PDF files without having to use Adobe Acrobat.

In this article we’re going to talk you through all of the different edits you can do to your PDF file with Tweak PDF Manager!

Edit PDF without Acrobat with Tweak

Tweak PDF Manager is an online, entirely free PDF management tool that has seven different editing tool features. Within each feature you can customize your edits even more.

This tool also uses a server that automatically deletes your PDF files after a very short space of time, so your files are 100% secure.

Editing Text in PDF

If you want to add or remove some text from your PDF file, one of the best ways to do this is to return your PDF file to a Microsoft Word document.

In Word you can make all of the formatting choices to text that you want to before you convert your file back to a PDF document where your changes are safely locked in place.

With a website such as, you can convert your PDF files into Word documents and with Tweak PDF Manager, you can return them to an easy to read PDF document. Both websites use a drag and drop feature that helps you upload easily.

Merge and Split PDF

Merging multiple PDF files can be a really handy way to get all of the information you need for a meeting or presentation into one handy document.

Splitting your PDF files can be equally as handy, that’s why Tweak PDF Manager gives you the option to split your PDF pages by range or to split them all into separate pages.

Compress and Convert PDF

Tweak PDF Manager wants you to be able to have the quality of a document that you want, without hogging too much of your computer drive’s space. That’s why you can compress your PDF files to three different levels of compression and quality, depending on what you want your file to look like!

We also know that PDF files are one of the easiest to read formats for a document to be in. So, now you can convert your images, Word documents, Excel files and PowerPoint presentations into PDF files within seconds.

Rotate PDF

Sometimes, after a conversion, your file might not be rotated to the correct angle. But instead of having to convert your files back to the original format just to change a rotation, it’s easier to do it all when they’re in PDF format.

Choose between four different rotations with Tweak’s PDF rotation service.

Add Page Numbers and Watermarks to PDF

Personalizing your PDF files can really set them about from the others and help the organization of your file. The easiest way to do this is to add page numbers and watermarks.

You can customize everything about your PDF’s page numbers and watermarks including the typography, the positioning and the rotation.

Check out the link to the right to edit your PDF files without any hassle!