How to Change Text and Background Color in PDF on Mac (Sierra) or Windows

PDF is a popular format for document exchange. For those who use PDF often, they need to edit PDF files for various pruposes. Sometimes you might need to change the background color in a text box. Or you might need to change the texts color and PDF page background. Here in this article, we would like to share some tips on how to change text color and background in PDF documents, either on Mac or on Windows PCs.

Part 1. Change Text Color in PDF on Mac (Sierra)

iSkysoft PDF Editor 6 Professional for Mac - The Best way to Change Text Color and Background in PDF

Changing color in PDF on Mac is very simple if you were using a word processing program - iSkysoft PDF Editor 6 Professional for Mac ( or iSkysoft PDF Editor 6 Professional for Windows). The text editing mode allows you to delete or add text to PDF document. And in the menu and toolbar, you will find options that will allow you to change the font, font size, and even customize colors to emphasize your text selection or specific pages in PDF. In just a few clicks, you can change the PDF to any color you want.

Why Choose This PDF Editor

  • Edit PDF texts, links, images, and pages easily.
  • Convert PDF to other editable formats with original formatting.
  • OCR PDF to edit and convert scanned PDF files.
  • Protect PDF with password and watermark.
  • Fill out and create PDF forms in easy way.
  • Allow batch processing in editing and converting PDF.

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Step 1. Open PDF File with the Mac PDF Editor

If you have installed the PDF editor on your Mac, run the program and click the "Open File" button. Then navigate to the folder with PDF files, choose the PDF you want to edit and the file will open automatically.

Click the "Edit" button in the toolbar, and double-click the text you want to edit and then pick a color you like.

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Step 2. Start to Change Text Color in PDF

In the right side of the main interface, you can choose the color you like. Then you can start to change text color in your PDF.

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Part 2. How to Change Background Color in PDF

In addition to change the texts color in PDF, you can also customize the background color of your PDF pages.

Step 1. Import Your PDF

The initial step is to launch iSkysoft PDF Editor on your Mac and then open the "Edit" menu. Click on the "Background" button. You can select "Add" to open the Add Background panel inorder to add background to your PDF.

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Step 2. Fill Background Color

In the "Source" tab, you can select "From Color" and the pick any color you like and add it to all your pages. You can also choose to add color to some pages of your PDF document. Finally, click "Add" to complete.

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iSkysoft
Apr 21,2017 16:44 pm / Posted by to Edit PDF

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