Nowadays, everyone has to deal with PDF documents. Regardless of your line of work, you probably have a message or two with an attached PDF waiting in your inbox every morning. Usually, we only have to view certain information in those documents and never bother with them again, but sometimes we need to do more with it. Sometimes we need to modify it in a certain way.
The issue – PDFs are not meant to be modified. The fact that they’re hard to edit makes them the most secure file format of them all. This is one of the main reasons they’re so popular among business professionals.
Yet, sometimes it’s necessary to make certain modifications to a PDF document. When you need to extract a few specific pages from a large PDF document, for instance. To accomplish this, you need more than a plain PDF viewer at your disposal. You need a professional PDF editing software.
Today, we’ll show you how to extract PDF pages with Able2Extract Professional, a professional PDF editing software. But before we go through the extraction process step by step, here’s a brief overview of Able2Extract’s most important features:
- Available for Windows, Mac & Linux
- PDF creation
- PDF conversion (PDF to Excel, Word, PowerPoint, AutoCAD, HTML, Images…)
- PDF editing (Annotations, Redaction, Text editing, Page editing, Bates Numbering, PDF forms)
- PDF security (Password protection, File permissions)
Follow these 4 basic steps in order to extract specific pages from a PDF document with Able2Extract Professional:
Step 1: Download and install Able2Extract on your PC.
Step 2: Open the PDF document with Able2Extract Professional.
Step 3: Switch to PDF editing mode by clicking on the Edit icon on the toolbar or via the File drop-down menu.
Step 4: Click on the Extract… button located at the bottom of the editing panel and input the first and last page you want to extract to a new PDF file.
Once you’re done with that, click on the Extract button and a save dialogue will appear. From there, modify the file name and save location before you click on the Save button one final time. Afterwards, Able2Extract will create a new PDF file that will contain only the extracted pages.
If you work in an industry where PDF page extraction and editing is performed on a daily basis, it’s a good idea to equip yourself with a tool that can help you accomplish such tasks. Able2Extract fits this role perfectly. Furthermore, with Able2Extract you’re not only getting a PDF editor, you’re getting an all-in-one PDF solution that can cater to all of your PDF needs.