How to convert PDF to PNG

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Sometimes you need to convert PDF to PNG – perhaps to extract a picture, shape or chart from a PDF document, reduce the file size of a PDF, or just change a file’s format for sharing on Facebook or other social media. PDFChef by Movavi lets you transfer PDF content into a wide variety of image formats, including PNG.

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How to convert PDF to PNG with Movavi PDF Editor

How to Convert PDF to PNG with PDFChef by Movavi

If you want to convert a PDF file to PNG graphic format, you can do this via the Convert tool.

  • Step 1. Download PDFChef by Movavi

    Download the latest version of PDFChef from this page. Once downloaded, double-click on the downloaded file to start the installation process.

  • Step 2. Import a PDF File

    Run the program and choose Convert from the tools list.

    Select the input and output formats and add the file you want to process by clicking the Select Files button. Alternatively, you can drag and drop the file into the area indicated.

  • Step 3. Convert from PDF to PNG

    Сlick Convert and wait for a few seconds for PDFChef to complete the file conversion. The program will automatically turn your PDF into a PNG image or a batch of PNG images.

How to Extract and Save All Images from a PDF as PNG Files

For converting multiple PDF pages to PNG, we recommend using the Manage Pages mode.

  • Step 1. Install and Launch the Software

    Download, install, and launch PDFChef on your computer.

  • Step 2. Open the Source File

    Click Open File at the top of the program window and specify the PDF file from which you want to extract pages.

    For easier conversion, proceed to the page management mode by hitting the Manage Pages button.

  • Step 3. Convert PDF to PNG

    If you need to extract a consecutive group of pages, simply hold down the Shift key and click on the first and the last page of the group. If the pages are non-consecutive, highlight them individually using the arrow keys with the Ctrl key (Cmd key for Mac) held down. Once you've selected the pages you want to export, click Convert to JPG, PNG, BMP and set the output format to PNG.

How to Change a PDF to a PNG Online

For those who are looking for a web-based PDF converter, we suggest PDFChef. This online tool also supports a PDF to PNG conversion. However, please note that the size of files you can upload is limited, and you cannot save a PNG with transparency.

  • Step 1. Open the Website

    If you want to convert a PDF file to PNG online, go to the service’s website by following the link below.

    Convert PDF to PNG Online

  • Step 2. Upload Your PDF

    To upload a PDF file to the converter, click Choose Files at the top of the page. In the Open File dialog box, specify the PDF you want to process.

  • Step 3. Download the Processed File

    On the page that opens, click Download File to download the converted file.

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