Switching between software to work with PDF files slows you and your PC down. Word can handle creating PDFs, so that you can stay focused on the task at hand. Here's how to create a new Word document and export it as a PDF file:
1. Launch Word 2. Click 'Blank Document' to open a new document 3. Type any content you'd like to be in the PDF file 4. Click 'File' in the top left corner 5. Click 'Export' 6. Click 'Create PDF/XPS' 7. Type a filename for the file 8. Click 'Publish'