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Here's how it works

Select the files you want to view or drag them into the file box. After a few seconds your files are prepared and shown within an online PDF viewer.

Not only supports PDF

This viewer does not only support PDF files. You can also select other files. The app automatically converts your file to PDF and then opens the generated PDF.

Ease of use

PDF24 makes it as easy and fast as possible for you to view your files online. You don't need to install or configure anything, just choose your files.

Supports your system

There are no special requirements for your system to display files. This app works with all common operating systems and browsers.

No installation required

You do not need to install any software. This online reader for various files and PDFs works directly in your browser. No additional software is required.

Security is important to us

Your files will not be accessible on our system for longer than necessary. Your files and results will be removed from our system after a short time.

Developed by Stefan Ziegler

What others are saying

I often receive files with different file formats by e-mail. If I'm not sure if a specific file is secure, I open it with this viewer and so I am protected against viruses and other kinds of malware.
Very nice tool, which I like to use when I don't have a suitable reader for specific files at hand, but have to open and display the files. With this tool I can open many different files.

Questions and Answers

How can I display files such as Word in the browser?

  1. Use the file selection box at the top of the page to select the file you want to view.
  2. Click on the corresponding button to display the file.
  3. PDF24 converts the file if necessary and opens it directly in your browser.

Is it secure to use PDF24 Tools?

PDF24 takes the protection of files and data very seriously. We want our users to be able to trust us. Security aspects are therefore a permanent part of our work.

  1. All file transfers are encrypted.
  2. All files are automatically deleted from the processing server within one hour after processing.
  3. We do not store files and do not evaluate them. Files will only be used for the intended purpose.
  4. PDF24 is operated by a German company, Geek Software GmbH. All processing servers are located in data centres within the EU.
  5. Alternatively, you can get a desktop version of the PDF24 tools with the PDF24 Creator. All files remain on your computer here, as this software works offline.

Can I use PDF24 on a Mac, Linux or Smartphone?

Yes, you can use PDF24 Tools on any system with which you have access to the Internet. Open PDF24 Tools in a web browser such as Chrome and use the tools directly in the web browser. You do not need to install any other software.

You can also install PDF24 as an app on your smartphone. To do so, open the PDF24 Tools in Chrome on your smartphone. Then click on the "Install" icon in the upper right corner of the address bar or add PDF24 to your start screen via the Chrome menu.

Can I use PDF24 offline without an Internet connection?

Yes, Windows users can also use PDF24 offline, i.e. without an Internet connection. Simply download the free PDF24 Creator and install the software. The PDF24 Creator brings all PDF24 tools to your PC as a desktop application. Users of other operating systems should continue to use PDF24 Tools.

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