What's New

Thanks for waiting. We are thrilled to share several new features and some exclusive PDF functions in our PDF app. Enjoy!

The New “My Markup” features
•Extract & Back up – extract annotations from PDF files and store them separately as XFDF files in “My Markup” folder
•Export & Share – send out XFDF files to share your annotations and comments
•Restore & Import – import annotations to PDFs and help you focus on what matters to you.

New Design for Document Scanner
•Auto edge detection – detect the borders of your document in real time while scanning
•Image processor - add magnifier when adjusting edges
•Scanned project management – easily manage your projects in thumbnail viewing mode
•Scan resolution options – adjust the quality of scanned images to High, Standard and Low

Enhanced OCR Performance
•OCR/PDF conversion - support batch processing that lets you automatically process a series of images.

Smooth PDF reading
•Support to play voice reader(Text to Speech) in the background

Enhanced PDF annotation
•Hyperlink – tap to move around the hyperlink box
•Freehand writing – add undo/redo button
•Signature – write on PDFs smoothly as if you are signing on paper
•Textbox - support to copy/paste text to textbox and adjust width of textbox
•BOTA list – add annotation filters

Enhanced File Manager (for iPad only)
•File name display – file name is displayed in 2 lines
•Rename documents – tap the title of your files to rename files directly

Adonit Stylus Integration
•Connect with your Jot Touch for a better handwriting experience.

iCloud Drive/Document Picker
•Support to sync edited files imported from iCloud Drive or Document Picker

Other performance enhancements and stability improvements

App Description

The PDF Connoisseur is your all-in-one office application for iPhone and iPad offering a rich selection of text and page editing/annotation tools, secure file transfer & backup via multiple cloud services as well as file conversion capabilities and iOS 8 special features including an integrated document scanner with auto rectangle detection, OCR and QR code recognition.

[iOS 8 Specials]
•iCloud Drive - store files of any kind of format, access and work on your files using multiple devices including your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Mac or PC
•Document Picker - access, update and edit files from multiple apps
•Touch ID - secure your files with Apple's biometric fingerprint authentication technology; available for iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, IPad Air 2, and iPad mini 3.
•Image detection - recognizes rectangles in your scans for accurate post-adjustments
•Photo extension - transfer images from your photo library to PDF Connoisseur and convert them to a single PDF file
•Action extension – use “Export” function to transform webpages or files to PDFs directly from your Safari browser and other apps

[New Voice Reader (Text-to-Speech TTS)]
•Adjust the TTS voice speed
•Use continuous/discrete reading mode to either let the whole document be read out or single lines
•36 voices in 26 languages supported

[Document Scanner with OCR]
•Make continuous scans and adjust afterwards
•Export scanned images as PDF files
•QR code recognition supported
•Optical Character Recognition (OCR) for digitizing printed texts included
•Support to convert scanned documents (text & images) to searchable PDFs or TXT files
•Support and recognize six languages: English, French, German, Chinese, Japanese and Korean

[File Conversion]
•Convert MS Office files, Apple Productivity Apps files, clipboard contents, photos and image files, and other file formats to PDF files

[File Manager & Viewing Mode]
•Fast and stable rendering performance provided
•Display video/audio files added to PDF documents

[File Annotation, Markups & Form Filling]
•Highlight and markup text, add sticky notes, text boxes, shapes, or use freehand drawing etc.
•Audio notes supported
•"Flatten" PDFs for easier sharing
•Insert images/hyperlinks to PDFs
•Fill out PDF forms & sign PDF documents

[Page Editing]
•Rotate, rearrange, extract, add, delete (single) PDF pages
•BOTA list - displays a summary of all annotations applied to PDF files
•Export all annotations via email

[File Transfer & Backup]
•Store and secure your files on Dropbox, OneDrive, Google Drive, Evernote, MyDisk, SugarSync and Box
•File transfer via FTP and WebDAV client
•File backup via WiFi, iTunes, USB and Open-in feature

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•Subscribe to our premium cloud services and further optimize your productivity with more tools!

[Subscription plans]

•Kdan cloud: $2.99/month or $9.99/year
•Kdan Deluxe Business Pack: $5.99/month or $29.99/year

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•Subscriptions will be charged through your iTunes account at the confirmation of purchase
•Your subscriptions will automatically renew unless cancelled at least 24 hours before the end of current subscription period. Your iTunes account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period, for the same duration and at the current subscription price
•You may manage your subscriptions in your iTunes Account Settings after purchase.
•No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during an active subscription period.

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iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • December 05, 2011 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $8.99
  • December 19, 2011 Price increase: $8.99 -> $9.99
  • April 06, 2012 New version 1.1
  • April 09, 2012 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $5.99
  • April 14, 2012 Price increase: $5.99 -> $9.99
  • May 22, 2012 New version 1.2
  • May 30, 2012 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $5.99
  • May 31, 2012 Price increase: $5.99 -> $6.99
  • June 04, 2012 Price increase: $6.99 -> $9.99
  • August 21, 2012 New version 1.3
  • October 24, 2012 New version 1.4
  • November 13, 2012 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $4.99
  • November 14, 2012 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
  • November 15, 2012 Price increase: $2.99 -> $4.99
  • November 17, 2012 Price increase: $4.99 -> $9.99
  • November 22, 2012 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $6.99
  • November 27, 2012 Price increase: $6.99 -> $9.99
  • January 04, 2013 New version 2.0
  • March 07, 2013 New version 2.1
  • April 06, 2013 New version 2.1.1
  • June 24, 2013 New version 2.2
  • August 29, 2013 New version 2.3
  • October 07, 2013 New version 2.4
  • November 01, 2013 New version 2.4.1
  • December 08, 2013 New version 2.4.2
  • December 20, 2013 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $6.99
  • December 22, 2013 Price increase: $6.99 -> $9.99
  • March 31, 2014 New version 2.5
  • May 28, 2014 New version 2.5.1
  • July 23, 2014 New version 2.6
  • July 25, 2014 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $4.99
  • July 26, 2014 Price increase: $4.99 -> $9.99
  • July 30, 2014 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $2.99
  • August 11, 2014 Price increase: $2.99 -> $9.99
  • November 18, 2014 New version 3.0
  • February 27, 2015 New version 3.1
  • March 28, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $2.99
  • April 15, 2015 Price increase: $2.99 -> $9.99