Category Archives: File Editing

How to Create a PDF in 2 Easy Steps

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PDF, one of the most convenient file formats for sharing electronic files, is suitable for almost any type of file. It is especially handy when used for documents created in some specialized software that most average computer users don’t have. For example, when a PDF is created from a format such as AutoCAD’s DWG, everyone can view it on their computer, regardless of whether they have AutoCAD installed or not. There are many tools for PDF creation. There are also

Cut and crop videos with AVconv

AVconv is part of the Libav converter that converts both audio and video. The best part is it can even process video/audio streams live. I have already written about how to use Libav package to create a GIF images from videos. In this article we’ll take a look at how to cut and crop videos with AVconv. Getting started: You need to first download and install Libav package, if you don’t already have this on your computer. You can check

Online PDF Compression

There are online PDF Conversion or manipulating utility that wont take in PDF say more than 2Mb or 6Mb. In that case, you need a PDF compression utility to reduce your PDF size up to 68%. SmallPDF is one such utility that lets you drag and drop a PDF and works on compressing it. I had a 17.83Mb file that is compressed to 5.53Mb giving me a 68.9% compression. I did this by compressing the output again and again till

How to edit a PDF document for free

PDF file format started by adobe in 1991 by one of its co-founders, as a Camelot project, evolved into what is called the Portable File Format, PDF.  PDF was started because to have a light weight, read-only, portable document file format which the early days lacked. As the years went by, It became the popular document sharing file format, that today needs demand editing it on the go or editing it at home without much work over a simple fix