Adobe Reader - How to take snapshots?

October 2016

Adobe Reader - How to take snapshots?

To take a snapshot of a PDF file opened with Adobe Reader, follow the below procedure:
  • Open your PDF file.
  • Click on Edit > Take a Snapshot.
  • You cursor will take the form of a small cross-hair.
  • Select the area you want to copy (hold the right mouse button down and drag).
  • Upon releasing the right mouse button, you shall get the following message:
  • Paste the copied graphics in the Paint or any other image editor and save your file.

  • Note that: To undo a selection, simply press CRTL + SHIFT + A

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