PDF Studio is a standalone application to work with PDF files scan, annotate, fill forms, assemble (split & merge), update passwords & permissions, highlight text, and more. PDF Studio does not require any other software to run.
Pros: The application lets you work with PDF documents workflows in Windows, Linux or Mac OS environments. The studio includes high-end Java libraries and applications to work with PDF documents. An entire suite of products covering every aspect of PDF processes are available they and integrate seamlessly into document workflows. There is no need for the Acrobat software for any of the functionality to work.
The functionality available covers a wide range. These include a typewriter tool so that you can enter text anywhere in the document and even fill in non-interactive forms. Filling in interactive forms also is possible. Text can be directly scanned in into new PDF documents and appended to existing ones. Documents can be annotated with text, graphics and sound. Thus if you choose, you can create stamps such as urgent, confidential etc and signatures as well. You can add headers. Footers, watermarks, page numbers or manipulate the document so as to split, merge, insert, rotate or remove pages. You`ll be able to highlight, underline or cross out text on the pages of the document. Attach files too. For the completed document create and edit outlines/bookmarks. Batch operations are possible for stamp, print, encrypt, extract text or images for multiple documents with a single click as a batch. One can export or import comments and form fields and convert documents to images in formats JPG, TIFF and PNG.
Cons: No problems here.
Overall: This one is a really useful package, clearly a 5 star item.