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Preview is a built in application for Mac systems. It lets you view images and PDFs, and supports file formats like PNG, TIFF, BMP, PDF, AI, FAX, XBM, JPEG, and more. You can convert these Preview-supported file types to PDF format effortlessly. Read on to discover how to convert Preview files to PDF using Preview on Mac.

How to Convert Preview Files to PDF

Step 1. Open Preview on Mac. Go to "File" and click "Open" to add the target file to Preview. You can then select the files you want to convert.

Step 2. In Preview, scroll through the thumbnails to select the files you want to convert. Mark the thumbnails on the left using the "Select All" command.

Step 3. Go to the main menu and click on "File > Export as PDF". A print window will pop up. Choose a destination folder and click "Save" to save the Preview file as a PDF.

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Save Preview File as PDF with PDFelement

PDFelement for Mac allows you to edit, create or convert any PDF file. It also supports conversion of PDF files into text, HTML, EPUB, and more. With this amazing all-in-one PDF tool, you can password-protect, merge, split, add comments and extract PDF files effectively. You can alo change and convert PDF files into other office formats with ease.

  • Edit, add, create and delete PDF text easily
  • Annotate PDFs
  • Merge PDF files
  • Convert PDF to Office formats efficiently

Step 1. Load Preview File to PDFelement

After installing PDFelement on your Mac, open the program. Click on the "Create PDF" button on the Home window to upload your Preview files.

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Step 2. Save Preview Files to PDF

After the file is open in the program, you can modify text by clicking on the "Edit" button. If you don't need to edit your file, you can skip right to conversion. Click on the "File" menu and choose "Save" to get started.

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Published: Oct 31,2017 10:45 am / Updated: Nov 22,2018 13:53 pm

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