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Articles from Free PDF to Word Blog How to Split PDF in Mac OS X Lion and Windows 2012-02-14 05:02:20 Emma

Have a PDF file and need to get rid of a few pages or want to split it into several parts? If you do not know how to split a PDF, this article is helpful. Here in this article, we’re going to introduces the easiest ever ways to split PDF in Mac OS X 10.7 Lion and Windows. This article includes two parts: how to split PDF in Mac OS X and how to split PDF in Windows.

Part one: How to split PDF in Mac OS X 10.7 Lion for free The other day, I mentioned how to merge PDF with Preview. But the Preview functions more than that. Besides merge PDF, it is able to split PDF file. And as easy as merging PDF files, just in two or three clicks, you get PDF split. Here are the steps: 1. Righ-click on the PDF file you’re going to split and navigate to Open With>Preview. 2. After you open PDF with Preview, hold down the Command key and move the mouse to select the PDF pages you need to form a new one. And then drag and drop these selected PDF pages into the desktop. Ok, this is how to split PDF files in Mac OS X Lion. The new PDF file on the desktop is the one you need. It includes all the PDF pages you’ve dragged to the desktop.

Part two: How to split PDF in Windows If you’re a Windows user, you’re not as lucky as Mac users, for Microsoft does not provide a free solution to PDF splitting. But do not worry, just spend a few bucks, and then you can split PDF in a much easier way. To split PDF in Windows, I recommend $15 Wondershare PDF Splitter. The five splitting modes (as the picture below displays) allow you to split PDF any way you like. Here are the steps to use Wondershare PDF Splitter to split PDF documents.

1. Click the download button to download and install the PDF Splitter. 2. Click the Browse button to locate the PDF to split. And then select split method to split the target PDF. 3. Hit the “Split” button to finish the PDF splitting.


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How to Split PDF in Mac OS X Lion and Windows