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Nitro PDF Pro for Mac

Nitro PDF Pro for Mac

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Nitro PDF Pro for Mac is a comprehensive suite of tools designed to meet all your PDF needs on macOS. With Nitro PDF Pro, you can effortlessly edit PDFs by adding and modifying text, images, highlights, and comments. Utilize the power of Optical Character Recognition (OCR) to convert scanned documents into editable text.

Seamlessly convert your PDFs, create interactive forms, sign documents, and securely protect your files with encryption and passwords. Nitro PDF Pro empowers you to accomplish all these tasks and more on your macOS platform.

Scanning & OCR for PDF files on macOS
Unlock the potential of OCR technology to recognize and extract text from your PDF documents, coupled with efficient scanning capabilities.

Read, edit, and mark up PDF text
Enjoy easy access to your PDF files on macOS, allowing you to read, write, draw, highlight, and annotate the content effortlessly.

Add, remove & combine PDF pages
Merge multiple PDF files into a single document, conveniently manage pages, and customize your PDFs by adding or removing pages.

Create, edit, and fill out PDF forms
Streamline the process of building, filling out, and sharing interactive forms, enabling efficient collaboration and information gathering.

Nitro PDF Pro for macOS boasts a modern and intuitive user interface, providing a complete set of tools to edit, OCR, convert, combine, sign, and protect your PDFs.


  • Effortlessly modify and redact PDF documents, making edits and changes as needed.
  • Highlight important notes or track edits using annotations and highlights.
  • Leverage Optical Character Recognition (OCR) to transform scanned PDFs into editable text.
  • Enhance and improve documents by editing or correcting the OCR layer of text.
  • Quickly convert PDFs to popular formats such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and vice versa.
  • Preserve the original document formatting when converting PDFs.
  • Merge multiple PDF files into a single document, enhancing accessibility, searchability, and editing capabilities.
  • Consolidate various file types into a PDF format, ensuring all crucial information remains organized in one place.
  • Safely sign and send important documents, including contracts and agreements, to customers, clients, partners, and colleagues.
  • Enhance productivity with easy PDF form creation, sharing, filling, and signing features.
  • Safeguard confidential information within PDF documents using password protection.
  • Maintain control over document security by selecting appropriate encryption levels.
  • Convert and export PDFs in Microsoft Word (.docx), Excel (.xlsx), and PowerPoint (.pptx) formats.
  • Convert websites into PDFs for convenient offline access.
  • Create cross-platform fillable PDF forms with interactive signature fields and submission buttons for email or web-based submissions.
  • Generate and edit Table of Contents within PDF documents.
  • Correct OCR text layer errors to ensure accurate content representation.
  • Transform existing PDF forms into fillable ones with automatic form creation.
  • Gather submitted form data through seamless backend integration.
  • Export PDFs to the PDF Archive (PDF/A) format.
  • Add and edit document permissions to manage access and usage rights.
  • Create Portfolio documents by combining related files together.
  • Compatible with iCloud Drive for seamless integration and file storage.
  • Automate PDF manipulations using AppleScript.
  • Available in multiple languages, including English, Japanese, German, French, Italian, and Spanish.
How long does the Nitro for Mac free trial last, and is a credit card required to start?
The free trial period for PDF and eSign software is 14 days. Starting the trial does not require a credit card, and you won't be charged during this period.

What sets Nitro PDF Pro, Nitro Sign, and the Nitro Productivity Platform apart?
Nitro PDF Pro is a versatile PDF tool available in different versions for individuals, small businesses, and large enterprises. It offers features like PDF editing, creation, conversion (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), form creation, and eSignature functionality. It works on both Mac and Windows devices.

Nitro Sign is an electronic signature solution available in various versions for individuals, small teams, and multiple teams within an organization. It offers secure, compliant, legally binding eSignature capabilities, templates, custom branding, bulk signing, audit trails, workflow automation, identity verification, third-party integrations, and a powerful API.

The Nitro Productivity Platform is a comprehensive suite of PDF and eSign tools designed for businesses. It includes features like software integrations, business intelligence & analytics, and automation capabilities for enhanced efficiency across organizations.

Are any product features restricted during the Nitro free trial?
No, all product features are fully accessible during the free trial period. You'll have the same experience as the fully paid version of  PDF and eSign software.


License costs depend on which Nitro PDF Pro product best suits your needs.

A Nitro PDF Pro Essentials license is available at a one-time cost of US$129.99 per user, for up to 20 users.

  • Comprehensive PDF suite for macOS.
  • Effortlessly edit PDFs and add/modify text, images, and comments.
  • Optical Character Recognition (OCR) for converting scanned documents into editable text.
  • Create interactive forms and sign documents securely.
  • Merge, add, and remove PDF pages for customization.
  • Modern and intuitive user interface.
  • The price may be high for some users compared to competitive tools.
Note: 14 days trial version.

Also Available: Download Nitro PDF Pro for Windows

What's new in this version:

Nitro PDF Pro 14.0.2
- Improves the app launch process for users with an NLS account
- Updates 30-day messaging for users with a valid NLS entitlement
- Ensures documents open consistently in the next launch session
- Improves sidebar so all views work smoothly
- Minor improvements to digital signature dialog
- Minor improvements to enhance digitally signed document security

Nitro PDF Pro 14.0.1
- Improved security for digitally signed forms: prevents resetting digitally signed documents to maintain document integrity and authenticity.
- Go-to-page navigation improvements: navigating a document via the Go-to-page feature is more fluid.
- OCR improvements: makes OCR more stable so scanning and functions related to the OCR process will work as expected.
- Table of Contents improvements: setting a “destination” when creating a PDF Table of Contents is much smoother.

Nitro PDF Pro 14.0
- Converts product activation from serial numbers to Nitro Account login
- macOS compatibility updates
- Document icon updates

Nitro PDF Pro 13.3.1
- Documents open and scroll faster on machines with limited memory
- Improved general performance
- Other fixes and improvements

Nitro PDF Pro 13.3.0
- Adds highlighting improvements
- Enhances visibility of OCR commands
- Supports macOS Monterey Shortcuts
- Other fixes and improvements