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Developer(s) Sid Steward
Initial release July 14, 2004 (2004-07-14)
Stable release 1.41 / 2006-11-28; 3 years ago
Operating system Cross-platform
Type PDF utility
License GPL

pdftk or the pdf toolkit is an open source cross-platform tool for manipulating PDF documents. pdftk is basically a front end to the iText library, capable of splitting, merging, encrypting, decrypting, uncompressing, recompressing, and repairing PDFs. It can also be used to manipulate watermarks, metadata, and forms.

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