How to Easily Flatten a PDF in Few Steps

Flatten a PDF on Windows

Adobe Acrobat

Flatten a PDF on Mac


Flatten a PDF Online


Final Thoughts

As an effective method to protect information within PDF documents, a flattened PDF removes all annotations, layers, and form fields. Users won’t worry about if your PDF can be modified randomly by others, particularly when your file has interactive elements. We hope the provided solutions can answer your questions and help flatten a PDF with ease.



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