How to Use AceThinker PDF Converter Pro
PDF Converter Pro is a robust PDF file converter that can do so much more. It is a multi-functional tool that can convert almost every document into a PDF file and vice versa. What makes this tool stand out is its multiple options to enhance PDF files. It can merge, split, and compress PDF files altogether in one tool. Equipped with the revolutionary OCR technology, it enables the user to export any paper document into a digital file format. Unlike conventional file scanning, OCR or Optical Character Recognition allows you to edit the exported file regardless of the format chosen. This makes PDF Converter Pro a top choice among other PDF converters out there.
How to Register AceThinker PDF Converter Pro
The tool is free to use without having to register for an account. However, there are certain limitations when using the tool without an account. To have the full experience, you can create a free account to have unrestricted access to the tool's functions. Follow the steps to create a free user account.
Step 1 Launch the tool
From the main interface of the tool, click the "Profile" icon to open the log-in window. From there, click the "Sign up" link to switch to the registration window.
Step 2 Enter the right information
On the signup window, enter the right information needed for the space provided and click "Sign up". Note: To get the verification code, click the "Get" link, provided that you already entered the email address. The link will be sent to the email address that you provided.
Step 3 Confirm the registration
Once the registration is successful, a notification will appear. You will see the status of your account from there, then click "Ok" to confirm and dismiss the notification. You can now use the tool as you wish without certain restrictions.
How to Convert PDF to Different Formats
To convert PDF files into a different format like Word, or Excel, follow these steps.
Step 1 Select the PDF file to convert
Under the "From PDF" tab, select from the list of available file formats that you can convert the PDF into. Click the "Choose file" button to open the file explorer and select the PDF file.
Note: For Word and Excel, there are two formats to choose from, for Word files, the ".docx" and ".doc" formats. For Excel, the ".xlsx" and the ".xls" format. The difference between each format is that the .doc and .xls formats were the default file formats of Word and Excel until 2003. However, in 2007 Microsoft introduced the .docx, and .xlsx were introduced as the new default formats for each respective file. The only downside is that .xlsx and .docx formats are not readable on older versions of Word and Excel. That is why there is the option to select between the two output formats for each tab.
Step 2 Convert the file
Once you have chosen the right PDF file and selected the right output format if applicable, click the "Convert" button to start the conversion process.
Step 3 Locate the file
After the conversion, a notification will appear. Click "Open" and the folder where the converted file is stored will appear.
How to Create PDF from Various Files
To convert other files into PDF, do the steps below.
Step 1 Choose what file to convert
On the "To PDF" tab, select the format to convert into PDF by clicking the "Choose Files" button. Note: Under the image section, some options let you choose what to do with the converted file. One option allows you to convert each image separately. In contrast, the other allows you to compile the images into one PDF file. Also, it lets you choose the size and orientation of the images.
Step 2 Set the destination of the file
Choose where to save the converted PDF file by clicking the "Open Folder" button then click "Convert."
Step 3 Locate the converted file
Once the file is converted, a pop-up reminder will appear. Click the "Open file" button to view the newly converted PDF file.
How to Merge Multiple PDF Files into One
Merge allows you to combine two different PDF files into one. This is essential for organizing PDF documents for ease of access. The function is also great for compiling forms and other important digital documents. To learn how to merge PDF files, follow these steps.
Step 1 Select the PDF files to combine
Click the "Choose File" button at the center of the tool. From the window that will appear, select the PDF files that you wish to merge.
Step 2 Merge the files
Click the "Convert" button to start merging the PDF files into one.
Step 3 View the merged PDF file
Once merging is complete, a notification will appear. Click the "Open folder" button from the notification to open the folder where the file is saved.
How to Split PDF Pages
The Split PDF option enables the user to separate the pages of a PDF file. The option is handy when selecting a specific page from a PDF document to read or print out. Follow these steps to learn how to use this function.
Step 1 Choose PDF to extract from
Click the "Choose File" button, then select the PDF document that needs to be extracted.
Step 2 Select the split options
There are two ways to split a PDF file, one is by extracting all the pages of the document into individual PDF files, or select specific pages to extract from the entire document.
Step 3 Split the PDF
Click the "Convert" button once all is set, and you will be notified once splitting is done.
How to Extract Images from PDF Documents
Use this tool when you want to separate all the images within the PDF document. This is useful for people who wish to print out the images included in the document. Here are the steps to follow to extract images.
Step 1 Select which PDF to extract images from
Choose where to get the images by clicking the "Choose files" button. Next, select the right PDF document that you need to extract the images.
Step 2 Select the image format
Select between the two available image formats, JPG and PNG as the output format of the image.
Step 3 Extract the images
Once done with the preparations, hit the convert button to start extracting the images. Once done, open the folder where the files are located by clicking the "Open folder" button.
How to Compress PDF
Compress PDF, as the name suggests, this option cuts down the file size of a PDF document. This enables the file to fit on a device with less storage space than with a PC. Just do the simple steps below to compress the files.
Step 1 Select document to compress
Click the "Choose file" button and select the PDF document to compress.
Step 2 Compress the file
Once the document is on the tool, click the "Convert" button to start compressing the file.
Step 3 View the document
Once the compression is done, click the "Open file" button from the notification that will appear to locate the PDF document.
How to Unlock PDF
Sometimes to protect important information on the PDF file, people put a lock or password to prevent others from accessing them. However, most of the time, people forget what the password is. That is why PDF Converter Pro has the Unlock PDF tool. It removes the password requirement on the PDF file. To learn how to use this tool, follow the steps below.
Step 1 Select the locked PDF
Click "Choose file" and locate the locked PDF document and upload it to the tool.
Step 2 Enter the password
Enter the password of the PDF file, and once done, hit the "Convert" button to remove the password requirement.
How to Protect PDF with Password
The last tool protects a PDF file by adding password protection. The tool gives the option of creating a personal password for important files. Follow these steps to add a password to the PDF file.
Step 1 Add password to the file
Click the "Choose file" and select the PDF file that you need to protect and add the password.
Step 2 Save the password
Hit the "Convert" button, and the password will be incorporated into the PDF file.
FAQs of AceThinker PDF Converter Pro
Check and find the answers to frequently asked questions about AceThinker PDF Converter Pro and resolve the common issues you may encounter on the FAQ list page: https://www.acethinker.com/support/pdf-converter-faq