Free PDF printer for Windows
With the free PDF24 PDF printer you can create PDF files out of any application which has a print option. The PDF24 Creator installs for you a virtual PDF printer which you can use like any other printer. If you print on that printer, PDF24 creates a PDF for you. The PDF printer behaves like a normal printer in Windows.
Using a PDF printer to create PDF files is quite good, because the printer is available in all applications which have a print option. Just click the "print" button in your application and choose the special PDF24 PDF printer to create a PDF file.
An example use for the PDF printer
If you write something in Word you can then print on the PDF printer instead of printing on a normal printer. Choose the PDF24 PDF printer, print the document in Word, and after that you will have a PDF file of your Word document.
Create PDF files when you share documents
It's always a good choice to share the PDF file instead of the Word file because the PDF file looks identical on all devices and that's what the PDF file was made for. With the PDF24 PDF printer you can create PDF files from any printable document.
How can I convert a file to PDF using a PDF printer?
- Install the free PDF24 Creator. During the installation the PDF printer from PDF24 will be installed.
- Now print a file or document on the PDF printer. The PDF24 assistant will open.
- Finally, save the printed file as a PDF using the assistant.
Alternative: Use the PDF24 toolbox to create PDF files online for free
With the PDF24 toolbox you can create PDF files in different ways. Take a look at the online PDF tools of PDF24, where you can use more than 25 PDF tools for free to create PDF files. For most problems in the PDF area there is a suitable PDF tool.