How to extract images from a PDF file?

Ask a question

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!
Jean-François Pillou

CCM is a leading international tech website. Our content is written in collaboration with IT experts, under the direction of Jeff Pillou, founder of CCM reaches more than 50 million unique visitors per month and is available in 11 languages.

Learn more about the CCM team