Here Are Two Simple Ways to Make an Image File From a PDF

Here Are Two Simple Ways to Make an Image File From a PDF

Here’s how to create an image file from the app that opens your PDF:

First, open your PDF then click on the SAVE AS or Export option in the application that opens it. Then select either jpg or png.


Here’s what it looks like In Adobe Acrobat.

This is what it looks like in Preview on a Mac.

Here’s how to make an image file using the screen capture method.

First, open your PDF.

If you’re on a Mac, click and hold Command Shift 4. If you’re on a PC click the PrintScreen button.

Next, drag the curser over the borders of your PDF and let go and your image file will be created.


Creating a screen shot is quick and easy way and you can do it on the fly.

If you have any questions about this or anything else, just send us an email and we’ll be happy to help!

About Sandra Guerra

In addition to being a co-founder of PlanHappyAdvertising, Sandra is a writer, designer & marketer who loves finding and sharing great ideas. Check out her newsletter, Your Hand-Picked Marketing Mix. In it, you’ll find the week’s best ideas, articles and resources to stimulate your marketing mojo.