The experts’ pick for the best Adobe Acrobat alternative

Recently named “Best PDF Editor” by PC Advisor, Nuance Power PDF™ is the ultimate PDF solution. Perfect for the individual or the enterprise, Power PDF lets you create, edit, annotate and share PDF documents. Power PDF is exceptionally easy to use, and comes at a fraction of the price you’d expect with a perpetual license approach you’ll love.


A clean, familiar look

  • If you’ve worked with Microsoft Office, the intuitive and uncluttered interface of Power PDF Standard will make you feel right at home.
Effortless file conversion

  • Quick, accurate document conversion from Word and other formats and back again. Batch processing makes converting multiple files a breeze.
Collaboration made simple

  • Tools business teams need to annotate, mark up, secure and compress PDFs are built in, to make working as a group easier than ever.
Find the right PDF solution

Feature Power PDF Standard Power PDF Advanced Power PDF Advanced: Volume Licensing
Easy-to-use, Office-style interface optimized for Windows 10 and touchscreen devices. YES YES YES
Create and compile PDF files from almost any document or file type, including multiple files into a single PDF. YES YES YES
Easily convert PDF files to other formats including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, images and more. YES YES YES
Convert JPG files to PDF or convert PDF to JPG. YES YES YES
Digital and stamp-based signatures for PDF documents. YES YES YES
Edit and enhance PDF documents to change text, pictures, add annotations, apply stamps and more. YES YES YES
Take advantage of cloud connectivity to popular services such as Box, Evernote, Google Drive and Microsoft OneDrive. YES YES YES
Connect to popular enterprise document management systems such as SharePoint, NetDocuments, OpenText eDOCS, OpenText Enterprise Connect, HP WorkSite, Livelink, Therefore, Worldox, EMC Documentum, and Xerox DocuShare. YES YES
Redact (black out or white out) sensitive information from documents. YES YES
Apply Bates stamping to a single document or a complete set of documents. YES YES
Automate PDF creation jobs using a watched folder. YES YES
Volume discounts available YES
Supports Citrix, Microsoft App-V and Windows Server network deployment. YES
Comes with customization kit for more flexible configuration. YES