Hello friends, Hope you are all doing well and this new year will bring good luck for all . Today in this guide I am going to write on how to extract images from a pdf file. Most of you know that Pdf files are used for sharing information and we cannot change them easily. These files usually consists of text and images in it.
Incase if you ever stumble upon an image and want to download it then read this guide till the end. I am going to write on all the possible ways by which you can be able to copy images from a Pdf file. Without wasting any time let’s get into the topic.
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Different ways to extract images from Pdf files
Here are some of the best and easiest ways to get an image from the Pdf file
Take a Screenshot of Images from the Pdf file
The best and easiest way to download an image from a Pdf file is to take a screenshot. One such tool that can help you capture is Lightshot. This tool is available for windows as well as Mac users.
I have been using this free tool for 2 years and it is my first preference to extract an image from PDF file. You can also use this tool by simply going to the official website and downloading it from there. I have provided the link below
Once after successful download and install on your PC you need to press the key PrtSc on your keyboard. A selection tool will appear where you need to select the image.
Make sure your preferred image comes within the boundaries of the selection tool and then click save. That’s it you can save an image file from the pdf document.
Try Adobe Photoshop to save images from Pdf
If you got basic knowledge of crop and pen tools in adobe Photoshop then you can easily extract images from a Pdf document. Taking screenshot of an image is easy but taking a selection inside an image is a bit difficult task. For this we go for Adobe Photoshop.
You don’t need to be a graphic designer for using Adobe Photoshop. You can do it by yourself by simply pressing the Key P from your keyboard. By using pen tool we can select an image with uneven boundaries. Once after selection you have to press enter and after that you can copy the image file.
You can also use crop tool to copy image files from a Pdf document. All you need to do is just select the crop tool from tools plane by simply pressing the letter C from your keyboard. You can select the image and press enter to save the image from the file. For saving the file press Ctrl+S key and choose your desired file extension.
Using PDF Editors
There are a lot of PDF editors that offer multiple tools to edit a Pdf file. You can use any of these tools to download an image from Pdf file. Some of the Pdf editors are Adobe Acrobat, Ashampoo PDF Editor, Pdf Xchange editor, Pdf Sam some of them are free while you need to pay for others.
You can use any tool of your choice all Pdf editors will help you extract images from the Pdf files. Personally I suggest you to buy Ashampoo Pdf Editor which will cost you $30 only. I have given link to the editor above you can purchase it from there.
Try online Pdf Editors to extract images from Pdf files
If you don’t want to spend dollars on pdf editors you can try using online Pdf editor tools. There are lot of editors available online. I hasn’t used any of these online tools personally. I can’t suggest any tool as of now. It’s better to go with the tools that is quick, won’t redirect, display less number of ads.
Also one of the reason for not using these online Pdf editors by me is they store data on their servers. If you got some important data then it’s better to avoid using these online tools.
PDF Conversion will also help you get images
Another way to get an image from Pdf is to convert the Pdf file either in Word format or in any other different format of your choice. Conversion enables the option to save the file in your PC. There are lot of online as well as offline tools available. You can go with the tool of your choice to extract images from a Pdf file.
Use Android or iOS Apps
No matter whether you are an Android user or iOS. There are lot of pdf editors available in the Google Playstore as well as App store. If you want to get images from a Pdf to your mobile you can use these apps for. All you need to do is go to the Play store and check for a reliable app. I suggest you read reviews before you download any app on Play store. There are lot of apps that promise to
In case if you still not been able to extract images from a pdf file do let us know in the comments section below. Also different people extract images by different ways. If you know any other method which I hasn’t mentioned above kindly let me know by commenting below. Our readers will also get a chance to know it. Thank you sharing is caring.