What are the ways I can convert a PDF file, like this one: http://www.direct.gov.uk/prod_consum_dg/groups/dg_digitalassets/@dg/@en/@educ/documents/digitalasset/dg_184664.pdf to a file in writeable form?
There are several on-line converters these days. Here's a a couple example sites that will convert PDFs to Word/RTF:
Keep in mind that you'll probably have to spend some time tweaking the converted file to get it to behave flawlessly.
I prefer PDFill PDF Editor for this. You open the pdf and overlay the fields you want added onto the original pdf.
If you're on a windows machine, you can download the freeware PDF xChange.
- Select the Typewriter Tool, Under Tools;
- Comment and Markup Tools (also, you can select:
- Comment and Markup Toolbar for easier access to the Typewriter tool).