Why Is It That When I Type One Full Page Of Text On Microsoft Word?

Upload and start working with your PDF documents.
No downloads required

How To Type on PDF Online?

Upload & Edit Your PDF Document
Save, Download, Print, and Share
Sign & Make It Legally Binding

Easy-to-use PDF software

review-platform review-platform review-platform review-platform review-platform

Why is it that when I type one full page of text on Microsoft word, sometimes two or three lines of text will spill onto a second page if I print it or change it into a PDF?

Yes but with conditions. I discovered today that Microsoft Word 2016 (may not work on earlier versions) is very capable of opening PDF documents. Right-click on the document and Open With… (Microsoft Word). This will only work where a typed document that has been converted/saved as a PDF. If your document was created from a scanned image then it won't be able to do so. Think of it as trying to change a photo of a page back into a page. However there is a work around. I do this sometimes, but it can be laborious if you need to do it for many pages but great for a few of them. This will require Google Photos. Take a screenshot or photo of your document using your smartphone, go into Google Photos and open the image you want. At the bottom of the open picture will be a round-edge square with a dot in it. This is Googles OCR (Optical Character Recognition) system; if you use this, it will recognise the text, which you can then copy to a document of your choice. Hope that helps.

Customers love our service for intuitive functionality

4.5

satisfied

46 votes

Type on PDF: All You Need to Know

Bye bye blank white pages for me. It's time to get out there and go exploring my world! —Sophie PS — My daughter wrote one great description of the process: That link leads to a download.

What Our Customers Say

Deborah W.
Deborah W.
I corrected a mistake in my form and replaced it with the right information. It took a few minutes only! Thanks a lot!
James S.
James S.
The process of PDF correction has never been so easy. I’ve managed to create a new document faster than ever before!
William G.
William G.
It was really easy to fill out my PDF document and add a signature to it! This is a great service! I recommend it to you!
Denis B.
Denis B.
I edited the document with my mobile phone. It was fast and, as a result, I’ve got a professional-looking document.

Supporting Forms

Submit important papers on the go with the number one online document management solution. Use our web-based app to edit your PDFs without effort. We provide our customers with an array of up-to-date tools accessible from any Internet-connected device. Upload your PDF document to the editor. Browse for a file on your device or add it from an online location. Insert text, images, fillable fields, add or remove pages, sign your PDFs electronically, all without leaving your desk.