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You might encounter problems when trying to delete texts from PDF using Adobe Acrobat. And if you try to delete texts in PDF online, some online tools might not work or some provide messing texts. No worry! Here we will share 2 simple ways that will allow you to delete texts from a PDF easily and make your file in original formatting.

Method 1: Directly Delete Texts from a PDF

The easiest way to delete text from PDF on Mac (macOS Sierra included) is to use iSkysoft PDF Editor Pro for Mac. This PDF tool can help you do modifications to original PDF files to get the ideal documents. You will discover that it’s a piece of cake to delete text with this program, even if you are working with scanned PDF files. All you need to do is to import your PDF file and delete or remove text from PDF files as easy as in Word processor. For Windows users, you can use iSkysoft PDF Editor for Windows to delete PDF texts on Windows.

Why Choose This PDF Editor Program:

  • Easily edit, add, insert, delete, highlight and underline PDF texts.
  • You can mark up and annotate PDF with many handy tools.
  • Fully control PDF pages by copying, rotating, deleting and inserting.
  • You can also convert PDF to Word and fill out PDF form with ease.
  • You can delete texts from scanned PDF with OCR feature.

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The Easy Steps to Delete PDF Texts on Mac (macOS Sierra)

Step 1 Open the PDF files using the program

Once installed the PDF editor on your Mac, you will need to open the PDF file you want to delete the text in PDF to begin working with the file. Just click "Open File" to select the PDF file. Or simply click the blank area on the primary windows and then drag and drop the file to the program.

Open PDF file with the Mac PDF editor

Step 2 Start deleting text in PDF document

Begin by clicking the "Edit" button at the top of the toolbar and then double click to select the text that you want to delete. Text is organized into text blocks and you can delete the text inside of the block or delete the entire block quickly and easily, depending on your needs.

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After you have deleted the text that you want to delete in PDF Mac, do not forget the most important step, saving your work. It is amazing how simple it is to do with the correct tools. Once only a readable document, PDF in Mac is now completely editable, allowing you to move throughout the file making changes as if you were working directly in a word processing program.

Video Tutorial about How to Delete PDF Text Mac (macOS Sierra)

Method 2: Convert PDF to Word and Delete PDF Texts

Step 1 Import PDF to iSkysoft PDF Editor

Launch iSkysoft PDF Editor for Mac, and click "Convert PDF" button to open the conversion windows. And you can drag and drop PDF files to the pop-up window.

Open PDF file with the Mac PDF editor

Step 2 Convert PDF to Word for Deleting Text

Now select "W" as the output format. And choose the page range you want. And then click "Convert" to start the conversion. After that, you can freely to delete any text you want.

convert pdf to word to delete texts in PDF

After you have deleted the text that you want to delete in PDF Mac, do not forget the most important step, saving your work. It is amazing how simple it is to do with the correct tools. Once only a readable document, PDF in Mac is now completely editable, allowing you to move throughout the file making changes as if you were working directly in a word processing program.



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Loís Channing
The author of this article has discussed some complex and small things related with PDF files in most understandable way. Keep doing the nice job mate!
Danny
PDF's are known to be uneditable and one may think how to delete text in pdf's..This blog removes that misconception..The instructions here are very lucid and simple for any one looking to make changes in the content of their pdf files..Great blog !

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