Although there are various file formats in which documents are stored, PDF files are somewhat preferred over the others for their stable, portable format, and possibility to secure most content. As such, you might need to manipulate content or the entire file, and Wide Angle PDF Converter is the application to use in this regard.
First things first, the application takes little time to install, but your computer needs to be fitted with .NET Framework so you don’t run into any issues. In terms of design, the interface relies on the popular Ribbon menu, which makes accommodation a walk in the park for individuals of all levels of experience.
Needless to say that you work starts by loading a PDF file, which you can easily drop over the main window. It’s then up to you whether you want to edit content, or simply convert the document. Dedicated options are found in the menu, such as convert, pages, selection, including a bunch of security-related settings.
The application isn’t exactly meant for direct editing of PDF content, but you do have the possibility to select and copy text and pictures in case you want to export them. On the other hand, you can choose to append documents, arrange pages, insert a document, remove pages, save a page as PDF, or export as picture.
As far as conversion goes, the application covers a decent variety of file formats. You can choose to export as DOCX, DOC, Excel, PPT, TXT, HTML, EPUB, XPS, SVG, PS, but also picture formats like PNG, JPG, and GIF. This can be done for the entire document or selective pages.
Since PDF files can be enforced in terms of security, you also find some dedicated options here. The application lets you set or remove passwords, manage permissions, and even add and update watermarks, or remove any existing ones.
To sum it up, Wide Angle PDF Converter manages to get the job properly done. It allows you to build up a large document by appending and inserting files, export or remove pages you don’t need, and finally exporting under one of the various formats, which is sure to perfectly blend with your project needs.