How to extract images from a PDF file?

December 2016





Here is how to extract images from a PDF file:
  • Read this FAQ :Convert PDF to images, to extract images without any loss of quality.
  • Note that: This method extract all the bitmaps contained in a PDF file, but will not retrieve the vector graphics.

Under Windows and Linux in command line


Under Linux via a GUI

  • If you use Evince as PDF reader, you simply drag an image out of a PDF to the desktop or a folder to extract it. Simple as that!

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