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Edit PDF using Word


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Use Word to convert, edit and annotate a PDF.  This is especially useful if your professor requires you to submit your work in Office file types.

YouTube Video: How to convert Image to an editable Word document.

1. Insert a picture into a Word document.

2. Save as... PDF.  Title and navigate to where you want to save document.

3. From Word, Open PDF.  You'll get a conversion notice, say OK.

4. You'll get a pop-up notifying you that the editable version might look different, especially if there are a lot of graphics, as in this example.

5. Save as... Word to title and place the document in a folder, turn on AutoSave and edit and annotate your new Word document that is in the correct format for submitting in your Assignment.

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