Accepted Terms of Use

An updated version of our Terms of Service takes effect on May 25, 2018. You can read the updated Terms of Service here.

Welcome to LightPDF. By accessing this website, or checking “I have read and agreed with Terms” under the payment page, you agree to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions. LightPDF reserves the right to change these terms and conditions, and the products, services, prices, and programs mentioned in its site at any time, as well as seek all remedies in law and in equity for any violation of these terms and conditions.


OCR VIP Service

You agree that you shall pay for OCR membership service. Subscription mode: 1) OCR service is charged according to the amount of the pages. Once you register the account, you can purchase the number of pages as per your need. After the purchase, you can go to “OCR Member Center” to check the amount of pages, which will be added to the account that you used for purchasing. 2)Used pages: The number of used pages is calculated according to the number of output pages rather than the page number of original file. 3) The maximum file size of OCR VIP service: 30 MB. 4) You will not accomplish OCR recognition if the amount of pages left is less than that you want to process. Then you need to purchase the pages first and then enjoy OCR VIP service. 5) Period of validity: There is no time limitation for the usage of the pages you purchase. 6) Refund policy: Mind that LightPDF provides 7 Days Money-Back Guarantee. If you never use OCR VIP service you purchase, refunds will be approved with proper reasons within 7 days after purchase only. We may not be able to issue a refund for the purchase of over 7 days. Please provide proof of purchase and we will issue the refund. If you have used OCR VIP service, no matter how many pages you have used, we will not refund.

LightPDF VIP Service

You agree that you shall pay for LightPDF VIP membership. Subscription mode: 1) LightPDF VIP has payment options of monthly, quarterly, yearly and Lifetime. Once you register the account, you can purchase LightPDF VIP service as per your need. After the purchase, you can go to “LightPDF VIP” to check account information. 2) Refund policy: Mind that LightPDF provides 7 Days Money-Back Guarantee. Please provide proof of purchase, and we will issue the refund with proper reasons within 7 days after purchase. We may not be able to issue a refund over 7 days.

In case misunderstanding, we hereby specify that users can register LightPDF account for free and enjoy the corresponding services. The registered clients can enjoy the free services we provide, however, the paid services, which include but not limited to OCR VIP service and LightPDF VIP service, can only be enjoyed after purchase. And LightPDF VIP account cannot be used for desktop PDF editing program. What’s more, if you purchase a certain type of paid service, you can only enjoy that service, rather than other paid services or all paid services.

LightPDF has the right to change the subscription mode, standard, methods, and prices, and charge for free service in the future.


This website and its materials (including, but not limited to texts, graphics, logos, sounds and software) are the copyright material of LightPDF. All rights reserved.

No part of this publication may be reproduced, distributed, or transmitted in any form or by any means, including photo-copying, recording, or other electronic or mechanical methods, without the prior written permission of LightPDF excluding the following situations:

1. You may print or download extracts to a local hard disk for your personal and non-commercial use only.

2. You may copy the content to individual third parties for their personal use, but only if you acknowledge the website as the source of the material.


You hereby indemnify to the fullest extent LightPDF from and against any and all liabilities, costs, demands, causes of action, damages and expenses (including reasonable attorney’s fees) arising out of or in any way related to your breach of any of the provisions of these Terms.


Although every precaution has been taken in advance in order to verify the accuracy of the information contained herein, neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information, materials and software found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any of such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

You may use any information, materials or software on this website which is entirely at your own risk. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.

Some contents on our webpage are originated from the Internet, and they are only presented for display exclusively. All rights are reserved by the authors. May this content violate any of your rights, kindly advise us in writing act on behalf. We shall delete your documents without hesitation and delay.

Links to Other Websites

Our Service may contain links to third-party websites or services that are not owned or controlled by LightPDF.

We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party websites or services. Therefore, you are fully responsible for yourself during browsing the third-party websites for encountering any risks.

We strongly advise you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third ¬party websites or services that you visit.

Download Software

LightPDF makes certain software products available via the LightPDF website. Although you are free to download any software presented there, you are not allowed to reproduce or redistribute it. The license for the software is governed by the laws of China and the laws of your country.


“LightPDF” is the registered trademark of LightPDF in China, Shenzhen. The LightPDF trademark is severely prohibited from being used on any product or service which does not belong to LightPDF, unless it is used with our prior written permission. Otherwise, we will constitute trademark infringement and unfair competition in violation of law.


We always value hearing from our users whether they have any questions, expectations or comments, and are always interested in learning about your suggestions which can promote us to make our software better. If you choose to submit comments, ideas or feedbacks, you agree that we are free to use them without any restriction or compensation to you.