Edit PDF files on Ubuntu Linux with Master PDF Editor
Master PDF editor is a pdf editing tool through which we can edit or add text, images and password to a pdf file.Using this tool we can also split, merge and remove pages from a pdf file.
Master PDF editor package is not listed in the default Ubuntu repository, so we have to download it from their site – Download Master PDF Editor. Linux Version of this software is free for non-commercial use.
In this Post we will discuss how to install Master PDF editor on Ubuntu 14.04 / 14.10 / 16.04 / 17.04 and their basic usage.
Installation of Master PDF Editor on Ubuntu 14.04 / 14.10 :
Open the terminal type below wget command to download Debian package.
linuxtechi@localhost:~$ wget http://code-industry.net/public/master-pdf-editor_2.2.05_amd64.deb
Note: In my case i am downloading 64 bit Debian package, You can download the package according to your system architecture.
Now use the dpkg command to install Master PDF editor Debian package.
linuxtechi@localhost:~$ sudo dpkg -i master-pdf-editor_2.2.05_amd64.deb Selecting previously unselected package master-pdf-editor. (Reading database ... 182027 files and directories currently installed.) Preparing to unpack master-pdf-editor_2.2.05_amd64.deb ... Unpacking master-pdf-editor (2.2.05) ... Setting up master-pdf-editor (2.2.05) ... Processing triggers for hicolor-icon-theme (0.13-1) ... Processing triggers for gnome-menus (3.10.1-0ubuntu2) ... Processing triggers for desktop-file-utils (0.22-1ubuntu2) ... Processing triggers for bamfdaemon (0.5.1+14.10.20140925-0ubuntu1) ... Rebuilding /usr/share/applications/bamf-2.index... Processing triggers for mime-support (3.55ubuntu1) ... linuxtechi@localhost:~$
Installation of Master PDF Editor on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS / 17.04
Open the terminal and execute the beneath commands one after the other.
linuxtechi@linuxarena:~$ wget http://get.code-industry.net/public/master-pdf-editor-4.1.30_qt5.amd64.deb linuxtechi@linuxarena:~$ sudo dpkg -i master-pdf-editor-4.1.30_qt5.amd64.deb linuxtechi@linuxarena:~$ sudo apt install -f
Now Access Master PDF tool.
Go To Dash Home –> Search—> Master PDF
Click on the icon “Master PDF Editor“
Now import the PDF file that you want to edit and do the changes as per your requirements. Example is shown below :