Search & Redact PDF Content

Search & Redact PDF Content

Search & Redact PDF Content

The Search & Redact function uses our own technology to extract and reconstruct text in a PDF document, search for a given string in each page, then “redact” the string if found. Redaction is the process of permanently remove the underlying text and adding a black rectangle in its original bounds to indicate the area that was redacted.

Here is how to Search & Redact a PDF document online:

  • To start, Click on Choose File to select your PDF file
  • Choose the string you wish to redact in the PDF
  • Click on Start which will upload your file and start the Search & Redact process
  • Start button becomes Download button when the process is finished
  • Click on Download to start downloading the resulting PDF to your device
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Upload file

Select PDF file to redact

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Options

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Process

Start Begin redaction of PDF

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