Frequently asked questions
- What is CutePDF Editor?
CutePDF Editor is a cloud-based PDF application that makes it easy for you to edit any PDF files for free. It looks and feels like a desktop software, but it works through your Web Browser, so there is nothing to install or maintain. No sign-up and it's FREE!
- What do I need to run CutePDF Editor?
You need a Web Browser with Adobe Flash 11 or up enabled. According to Macromedia, 99% of U.S. Web Browsers are configured with Flash, so you probably already have what you need.
For Google Chrome user, you need to upgrade it to its latest version to get Flash 11 enabled.
- How much does CutePDF Editor cost?
- Is there a file size limit for CutePDF Editor?
The current version of CutePDF Editor can open a PDF file with size less than 5.0 MB and has no more than 1,000 pages. The combined PDF file can be as large as 10 MB.
- Security and Privacy Measures
Our service uses the latest SSL technology, which means everything you do while using CutePDF Editor is encrypted. No Sign-up nor registration means our service does not have your personally identifiable information. Besides, our service does not keep any of your PDF files.
- What is a cloud-based service?
A cloud-based service provides software over the Internet. You get the performance and functionality of desktop software without having to install or maintain anything. You can access the latest version of the software every time you launch CutePDF Editor in your Web Browser.
How do I...
- ...make sure my Browser is set up for optimal performance?
Install the latest version of Flash from Adobe, currently Flash Player 11.1. Mac users should consider using Safari which generally performs better with CutePDF Editor than Firefox does.
Also, you can add CutePDF Editor Website into the list of Trusted sites or location in the security settings of both Browser and Flash player. And disable ‘Enable Protected Mode’ for Trusted sites in IE8 or IE9 on Win 7.
- ...uninstall the Toolbar?
Click on the chevron (down arrow) on the Option button on the toolbar and select "Uninstall" from the drop down menu.