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Why Is It Important to Change PDF to PNG File?

AltoPDF team

Mar 26 2020 / 11 min read

PDF is a very convenient format. It makes possible saving high-quality graphics in comparatively small-sized files. It will be also useful for people who work with software like Photoshop and Illustrator. You can save your editable project in this format and show it to others without the need of exporting and “Saving as” functions. Most of the printeries require using this format for high-quality printing.

Keeping your files in PDFs is a good decision, but it can’t be widely used. For example, you want to post an image on social networks or on your website. You won’t have an opportunity to do this, because this type of can be published only like an attachment.

What do you need to do in this situation? Change the format from PDF to PNG

Outcomes of converting PDF to PNG

Using a good PDF converter like ALTOPDF, you will receive a smaller high-quality image in PNG format. It pretty good for working with it in graphic editors. It has different types of color models (RGB, CMYK), supports transparency and has a quite small size. The most important thing after converting PDF to PNG is the possibility of publishing it on social media and on the web. People will not need to download the file to see your picture. That’s why you need to change the format

How to change PDF to PNG

Opening in specialized programs, saving as or exporting can be quite problematic tasks. Especially when you have no access to your computer. We have a powerful solution for you.

  1. Open ALTOPDF. Upload the file for converting, clicking the ‘Choose File’ button. You can also use cloud services: OneDrive, Dropbox or GoogleDrive.  
  2. When your document will be uploaded, choose the pages to convert and click ‘Convert Now’ to start the process.
  3. In some moments your file will be prepared. Just wait for a while.
  4. Download your file. You can save to your cloud storage directly from the last step of converting PDF to PNG.