While there are many PDF managers on the market, the number of functions that most of them offer are very limited. What these applications allow you to do with PDF files is open and read them – nothing more. There are a lot more you can do to a PDF file aside from reading them and this application will provide you with the tools to do that. The application features a command-line user interface, so you may need to have technical knowledge of how to operate the Windows command console. Therefore, the application caters for only professional users and not learners.
This program enables you to view, read and extract the contents of PDF files and also encode them to other formats.
You can extract information about a PDF file such as the title, subject, author, a number of pages, encryption settings, metadata, PDF version, created and modified dates, and more. You can also extract the images in a PDF file and the files attached to it, retrieve information on all the fonts used, convert PDF to HTML, TEXT, Postscript, PNG images files.
Overall, the application offers you a number of tools that you won’t find in other PDF viewers.
Xpdf is licensed as freeware for PC or laptop with Windows 32 bit and 64 bit operating system. It is in pdf viewer category and is available to all software users as a free download.