How to Convert PDF Files to JPG Format

PDF files to JPG

Can we convert PDF Files to JPG Format?

Yes, it is possible to save PDF files to JPG if you want a document to be an image. Once the PDF file is saved to the JPG format, you are not bound to open that particular file with a PDF reader, instead, you can be able to open that file with default image viewers or open with your favorite image viewer.

It is very useful to convert PDF files to JPG in some cases where you want to share a PDF file with your friends and family.

And, the receiver doesn’t have any type of PDF viewer or plug-in on their computer or a PDF opener on their phone to open a PDF file.

Today, we are going to discuss some conversion methods that will help you to convert your required PDF file to JPG format before you plan to share your PDF file.

In this article, we are going to introduce you to special converter tools that will help you to convert your PDF file to JPG format.

These converter tools can only be used in situations where you need to share images instead of PDF file.

One more way to open a PDF file as a JPEG file is to use a specific converter that only converts the images from the given PDF file.

You might need to use such type of converters if you need pictures from the PDF file, the converter will then extract the PDF’s images and save them into JPG format separately.

PDF to JPG Conversion Tools

Tere we are going to discuss various tools which can be used to save whole pages from a PDF file to the JPG format.

Now it’s on you to choose a software from the list but you need to make sure that the software you should be compatible with your operating system in use.

1. is one of the easiest tools that allows users to convert each page of the PDF file to save or separate images from a given PDF file.

This PDF converter tool is compatible with Windows, macOS, Linux and any other operating system that supports a browser.

All you need to do is to upload a specific PDF file to that website, then choose the quality of JPG and wait for the conversion to JPG.

Now, you can download the converted pages as JPG or you can download a ZIP of all converted pages. has similar functionality as like The main difference between and is that this tool accepts larger PDF files and allows you to choose the number of pages to convert.

2. Pixillion

Pixillion is another free PDF to JPG converter tool. It is a free image file converter for macOS and Windows.

This tool allows you to upload a PDF file into the program and then convert it to JPG format.


This tool also allows you to adjust the resolution, flip the images, scale the images, even you can add watermark to the images and much more. This tool will save each PDF file into a separate JPG file.

3. Windows 10

If you are using Windows 10, then instead of using any other conversion tool we suggest you use PDF to JPEG Windows app.

All you need to do is to open PDF file in that tool, choose the folder and then press Convert button to get a JPG file of each page uploaded PDF.


macOS users can use the built-in PDF tool for converting the required PDF files to JPG. Open a particular file to start preview (or just Preview first and go to File > Open, in case it does not start)  and then choose the JPG by selecting File > Export .. menu option.

Or just right click on a particular page from the left pane of that particular page and then left click export the PDF page to JPG.

4. Adobe Photoshop

One of the most common ways to convert PDF files to JPG format is to use Adobe Photoshop. You need to open a PDF file just like you open an image in Adobe Photoshop.

Adobe Photoshop

Then go to  Pages option and then go to File > Save As… menu option for saving the page to JPG format.

5. Adobe Acrobat

As the name suggests, Adobe Acrobat is quite similar to Adobe Photoshop. This tools is not available for free use but it is categorized as one of the best PDF to JPG conversion tool.

All you need to do is to open a particular PDF file and then select File > Export To > Image > JPEG for converting all pages of PDF file to JPG files.

Adobe Acrobat

Here is the list of some other PDF to JPG converter, some of them supports batch conversions as well.

In the above list, if you are using the free version of DocuFreezer it will produce images with the watermark.

All tools listed in the above list needs to be installed in your PC except LightPDF, which is the only online tool that allows you to convert a PDF file to JPG format.

Convert PDF Images to JPGs

One more way to convert a PDF image to JPG format is to extract all the images from a particular file and then convert each image in PDF file to JPG.

Users of any operating system can do PDF to JPG conversion online is to use one of the best tool named as I Love PDF.

I love PDF

This online tool allows you to upload a PDF file from your computer, Dropbox or from your Google drive. This online tool will provide you a zip file if multiple JPGs are extracted.

You can also use Adobe Photoshop to extract JPG images from a PDF file ( Click on the Images option after opening the desired file) or just use Adobe Acrobat (go to Tools > Export PDF > Image > Export all images).