How to Change Text Color in PDF

July 31, 2023 2.3K views

The text in most PDF files is the same black hue. Although many people find this bothersome, they are unable to change it. Even if they do, the difficulty causes them to frequently give up. Although it's not the easiest task, changing the font color in a pdf is not insurmountable. You may personalize your papers by learning how to alter the text color in a PDF in this article.

How to Change Text Color using Adobe Reader

Step 1

Open your PDF using Adobe Reader.


Step 2

Select “Edit -> Preferences.”


Step 3

Choose “Accessibility.”


Step 4

Click on the “Document Text” box to open color options. If this option is disabled, you can click on “Custom Color” to activate the color options.


Step 5

Choose your new text color from the pallette.


Step 6

Click “OK” to save and close the menu.


Step 7

Confirm that text color changed.


If you followed the steps correctly, your selected PDF text color should appear in the document. You can choose from a broad palette of colors or even make your color. How awesome is that?


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