How to Delete Text from a PDF File

Method 1: Free Online Delete PDF Text

Method 2: Adobe Acrobat

Open the PDF file that needs text removed in Adobe Acrobat. Click on "View" in the menu bar and select "Toolbars."

Click "Advanced Editing" and select the "TouchUp Text" tool.

Click on the portion of text you want to edit. A box will appear around the text area.

Using your mouse, highlight the specific text you want to remove within the text box.

Press the Delete or Backspace key or choose "Edit" from the menu and select "Delete." The text will be removed from the PDF file.