Word to PDF Free Online Converter

Convert any MS Word document to PDF without signups and software downloads.
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How it works

Upload a Word Document

Convert any Word document to PDF format in a few clicks. Choose a file on your hard drive and drag and drop any file into the box. Press the Trash button to start over.

Export to PDF Online

Save time and effort by processing documents online. With AltoConvertWordtoPDF, there’s no need to download and install any software. Ow you can work faster than ever before!

Absolutely Free

Keep in mind that we provide our services free of charge. There’s no need to pay for an unknown app when you can convert any document to PDF on the go.

Encrypted File Transfer

Rest assured about the privacy of your data. We provide our customers with a secured connection and delete each file from the server after the conversion is finished.

Compatible With Any Device

Transform any MS Word file to PDF on any device. Our versatile app allows you to work on mobile devices just as well as on desktop computers. All you need is an active Internet connection!

Convert Your Files in the Cloud

AltoWordtoPDF doesn’t take up free space on your computer or phone. Transform your Word documents to PDFs anywhere, anytime.

Characteristics

File extension .doc/.docx
Internet media type

.doc-application/msword

Description: DOC is the worldwide known file extension used by those from different businesses. Microsoft word created DOC as well as DOCX, which is used by any application supporting XML. Since 2007 DOC has seen a huge number of improvements that made DOC able to contain a range of embedded objects.
Technical Details: DOC is a file extension, that was introduced with Microsoft Word, which is the leader of processing application market. DOC is used for plain-text format documentation and is compatible with programs or computer hardware on a variety of operating systems. DOCX is based on open XML and is readable for Internet applications and platforms.
Developed by Microsoft
Initial Release: October 25, 1983
Useful links: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microsoft_Word
https://fileinfo.com/extension/doc

 

File extension .pdf
Internet media type application/pdf
Description: The Portable Document Format (PDF) is a universal file format that comprises characteristics of both text documents and graphic images which makes it one of the most commonly used file types today. The reason PDF is so widely popular is that it can preserve original document formatting. PDF files always look identical on any device or operating system.
Technical Details: A typical PDF document has a determined width and height. Every piece on the page is positioned in a fixed location. Page content consists either of text, vector or bitmap images, or both. PDF format supports some interactive elements embedded into the page, such as bookmarks, hyperlinks, buttons, fillable fields, 3D models, etc.
Developed by ISO
Initial Release: 15 June 1993
Useful links: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PDF
https://acrobat.adobe.com/us/en/acrobat/about-adobe-pdf.html

 

Customer Questions and Answers

Question:
Hi! Can someone tell me how I could prevent recipients from converting a file back into a PDF file when it's already been converted into Word or Powerpoint?
Answer:
Protect your documents with a password or add encryption on the PDF file. Find converting services, that provide such an option. For example, AltoConvertWordtoPDF allows you to keep data confidential with advanced encryption and authentication.
By Debra on September 15, 2017
Question:
I need to transform Word docs to PDF. Can I do this without retyping or using external assemblies?
Answer:
Yes, you may convert your documents online. One of the most convenient services is AltoWordtoPDF. You don't need to register and all tools existing on the cloud are available for free.
By Glenn on April 18, 2018
Question:
I don't have access to my desktop right now and too much space is already used up on my smartphone. Is there any app available online for converting Word to PDF?
Answer:
Yes, you may use AltoWordtoPDF. This service runs in a browser and requires no installations and no downloads.
By Chester on May 11, 2018
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Customer Reviews

Olivia
06/02/2019
A good service and it’s free! This website helped me make my CV look way more neat and professional. After sending it in Word format, I realized that it gets displayed differently on other devices. Now I am sure that it will be formatted the same - even if I read it from my smartphone.
Lucas
01/02/2019
It’s a simple and easy service. PDF is gaining popularity nowadays and is increasingly being used to work with Word, so now I need to process a lot of PDF files. Thanks for making conversions so easy!
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How-to guide

How to convert a Word file to PDF

  1. Open the app in your web browser.
  2. When in the app, click Choose File to upload a Word file or drag-and-drop it into the box.
  3. Click a cloud storage service icon (such as Dropbox, Google Drive or OneDrive) to add a file stored in the cloud (make sure pop-ups are allowed).
  4. Wait for your upload to complete (see the progress bar).
  5. Click Convert Now! and process your Word file.
  6. Click Work on your PDF if you want to redact or e-sign the resulted PDF document.
  7. Click Download PDF to save the file to your hard drive or phone storage.
  8. Save the document to your cloud storage service account by clicking the respective icon.

How to Convert Word to PDF

Convert Word to PDF offline, without a converter

Comparing Word with PDF is a pointless endeavor considering that they’re designed for completely different reasons. Word is convenient for authoring documents. But, once you need to share your documents with a larger audience, running into problems will be a common exercise. Herein lies the challenge of choosing the appropriate file extension for a single file. Firstly, there is a high probability that your stakeholders may use different versions of Microsoft Word. Indeed, they may not have Word at all. Secondly, the document may reinitialize on another screen, appearing altered. These common problems cause even more hassles with document editing. The PDF format does offer some solutions to these hassles. PDF is a perfect format for a finalized document to be distributed to many people. It doesn’t depend on fonts installed on your system and PDF documents always look the same on any screen.

To operate PDF files, you will need to find and download a PDF viewer. It may not seem so easy as at first glance. First, you need to transform a Word to PDF file, then you need to find another program that can read PDFs. A Word to PDF converter may be free to download. However, installations require time and all programs downloaded may consume too much space on your computer or be coupled with malware. It goes without saying, that it is uncomfortable to perform all these operations with tablet or smartphone.

Now, there is a better solution. You don’t need to install word to pdf converter offline. Get the better solution online. Convert files from word to pdf without any installations. Did you know that Adobe Reader doesn’t allow users to save in PDF format after it is converted? Instead, you have to print the document. But there is an alternative online application, which offers the ability to save Word to PDF, saving you time and frustration.

How to convert a Word document to PDF for editing

Take advantage of other helpful editing features after converting a word to pdf for free:

  • Transform any PDF document or form by making major changes such as adjusting content and document formatting.
  • Add smart digital fields using the drag and drop wizard.
  • Type and insert text anywhere you want on a document.
  • Add checkmarks to a document.
  • Add the date in a single click.
  • Emphasize important information via text boxes inside the document.

Convert word to high-resolution PDF on Mac, Windows or Android.

Here is a brief guide for performing a conversion. Take the following steps to transform word to pdf online.

  1. Click the Choose file button.
  2. Click on the needed document from your computer and put it into the box using the simple drag and drop function.
  3. When a PDF document is uploaded, click the Convert button. On the page that appears next, select the "Word" button from the format options.
  4. The PDF to Word conversion will be instantly performed. Download the new file to your device or further edit using various tools and features.
  5. When you're done with editing, click the 'Done' button and save the final result.

Did you know?

Alter the document after the conversion

Make changes to the PDF by using our online editing tool. Add text by clicking anywhere to begin typing. Move your text, change the size, or delete it by using the mini toolbar above the text. Use your cursor to highlight any text for editing. You can change both existing text and text you’ve added.