WPS Office

Free All-in-One Office Suite with PDF Editor


Edit PDFs like Word


Convert, merge, split, scan, and sign PDFs


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How to search for content in PDF

September 28, 2021

1. Open the PDF file with WPS Office.

2. Get into the Home tab  choose Search (Shortcut key: Ctrl + F)

3. Enter the content that we want to find in PDF

4. Then, the corresponding text contents will be highlighted in the document.

* Tips: We can customize the finding settings by check/uncheck the options in the Search Pane window.

With WPS PDF, you can read, take annotation, compress, convert PDF to jpg, highlight, search, process & edit pdf documents on Windows, Mac, PC, and Android platforms.

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