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I have downloaded a pdf that I am to fill out and return. There are lots of fields that I am to fill out after printing the PDF, but my handwriting is horrendous.

The fields are of the sort "Name: _____________" How can I edit the PDF to actually write my name on this line?

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Please include your operating system. – iglvzx Nov 19 '11 at 20:46
Sorry, Windows 7! – Chris Nov 19 '11 at 20:48
up vote 2 down vote accepted

Foxit Reader is a freeware application for Windows which can add text to *.PDF files. To add text, the Typewriter tool is located under Comments.

Note: A portable version also exists and is available from

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