Windows - How to reduce the size of PDF files?

December 2016


How to reduce the size of my PDF files on a Windows?


To reduce the size of a PDF, you can use doPDF (available on

It works like PDFCreator except that it also allows you to reduce the size of PDF documents.

- Open the PDF you want to reduce the size
- Select "Print" using the "doPDF" virtual printer.
- In "Printer Preferences" section, change the resolution (minimum 150 dpi)
- Rename your PDF file or save it to another location.

Thanks to Flixy55 for this tip.

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