Sometimes, you may need to change the PDF background color for easily reading or printing. PDFelement enables your to add, remove & change the PDF background color of all pages or the pages as you like.
Download and install this program by hitting the button below.
Once installed, open it and start importing a PDF file by either dragging it into the program or by clicking “Open Files”.
When the PDF file is loaded completely, click “Pages” and look for “Background” under “Page Design” located at the right side of the panel, and then select “Add”.
Now another window will appear, tick the box besides “From color” and simply select the new color that you wish to use and then click “OK”.
To keep the changes made, go to “File” and then hit “Save”.
If you are fond of web-based applications, then here’s a reliable program that can help you change the PDF background color online easily. It is called LightPDF. This application is capable of handling various PDF documents regardless of their size, and it is completely free of charge. By using LightPDF, you can change the background of a PDF file into any color.
To change the background, you must convert the PDF file into a Word file. To do this, click “PDF to Word” and you’ll be taken to its conversion page. After that, load a file into the program by dropping a file into the area provided, or by clicking “Choose file”, locate a PDF and then open it. The file will then be loaded and converted instantly.
When the PDF is converted to Word docx, save it by clicking the “Download” icon. Open your Word application and load the file; from here you can change the background into any color that you desire. Just click “Page Layout” and from the “Page Color”, select the color that you want for your document. To save the changes made, click “File” and then “Save”.
After that, go back to LightPDF’s page, but this time select “Word to PDF” conversion, search for a file and then start converting.
Once the conversion is done, you can now download the PDF document which now has a new background. Just click the “Download” icon besides the converted file, look for a location and then click “Save”.