PDFsam Basic is our free and open source desktop application to split, merge, extract pages, rotate and mix PDF files

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PDFsam Basic

  • Merge, split, extract pages, rotate and mix your PDF
  • Free and open source under the AGPLv3 license.
  • Platform independent, it works on any operating system where a Java Runtime Environment version 8 or above is available
  • It's been around since 2006, always open source!


Merge PDF files, select the pages, merge bookmarks and interactive forms

Alternate Mix

Merge PDF files together taking pages alternatively from one and the other


Rotate all or some the pages of one or more PDF files


Split a PDF file at given page numbers, at given bookmarks level or in files of a given size


Extract pages from a PDF file

PDFsam Enhanced is our commercial solution, a powerful and professional PDF editor to modify, convert, review, sign, fill forms and secure your PDF files.

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PDFsam Enhanced

  • Our professional solution
  • Powerful features to edit, convert, insert, review, sign and secure your PDF documents
  • Flexible and customizable solution
  • Free to view and create PDFs from 300+ file formats
  • Cost effective professional packages
  • For Windows operating systems


Modify the PDF content without the need to export it or copy to another format.


Insert pages or hyperlinks and update page numbers once you are done


Convert your PDF documents to a number of popular formats like doc, docx, xls, xlsx and many others


Collaborate with your peers by adding notes, highlighting text and drawing on your document with the pencil


Create fillable forms from scratch or pre designed, import and export data, add actions to print the document, send it by email and other


Protect your PDF documents with 256 bits AES encryption, set permissions on them and add a digital signature

  • Megaphone

    And there is an Optical Character Recognition (OCR) module!

    — The PDF guy

PDFsam Visual is a powerful tool to visually compose documents, reorder pages, split, merge, rotate, encrypt, decrypt, crop PDF files.

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PDFsam Visual

  • A professional visual tool
  • Reorder pages of a PDF file
  • Compose a PDF document taking pages from multiple files
  • Encrypt, Decrypt, Rotate, Mix
  • Split by pages, by bookmarks, by size
  • Split when a give text area changes (ex. invoice number)
  • Extract pages from a PDF file

Combine and Reorder

Visually reorder pages, move them, rotate them or combine PDF files

Split by text

Split PDF files at pages where text in a selected area changes


Crop PDF files by drawing the rectangular area you want to keep


Split a PDF file visually selecting pages to split at, or split at given bookmarks level or in files of a given size

Protect and Unprotect

Add permissions and encrypt PDF files using AES 256bits or 128bits. Decrypt PDF files supplying a password and created an unprotected version


Visually select the pages you want to extract from a PDF file


Mix PDF files, Rotate PDF files, Merge PDF files...