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How to Automatically Convert and Combine Multiple Images into A PDF File on Mac?

Nowadays people are using tremendous pictures to share information visually, there are many different image formats (see the difference between these image formats). To make sure each picture in different format can be opened and viewed, users often convert images into PDF, the universal file format that can be shared across different devices and systems.

But the biggest question is, very often, we need to convert and combine multiple images, not just single one to a PDF file. Keep reading and we'll show you a way to automatically convert and combine images into a PDF.

Manually Convert and Combine Multiple Images into PDF with Preview If You Want to

Many mac users prefer to use preview to convert and combine multiple JPG images into a single PDF, since preview is an outstanding PDF tool coming with OS itself. Though the action to convert and combine multiple images into a PDF should be performed manually by users, we want to disclosure you all the details to try this method if you are patient and don’t work on multiple images that regularly.

Follow the steps:

  1. Open one of the multiple images with preview.
  2. Go to "View" and Choose "Thumbnails" in the sidebar;
  3. Drag and Drop all the other images you want to convert and combine into the preview sidebar, move up and down to get them in the needed order.

use Preview to convert and combine multiple images into a PDF

  1. Go to”Edit” and “Select All” to choose all the images. You can also press “shift” to select all the images in the sidebar one by one;

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  1. Go to “File” and select “Print” to save all the images as a PDF.

use preview to convert and combine multiple images into a PDF

use preview to convert and combine multiple images into a PDF

The work is done, but do you take it as troublesome to go to different toolbars for the conversion? What if you have different batches of images need to be converted into different individual PDFs? Then, you should have considered an auto method to perform all these actions for you.

Automatically Convert and Combine Multiple Images into PDF with PDF Creator

In this part, we will focus on auto converting and merging multiple images into single PDF with Cisdem PDF Creator. Cisdem PDF Creator for Mac is an efficient PDF creator that has the ability to create PDF from CHM, Word (.docx), PowerPoint (.pptx), EPUB, Text, RTFD, HTML, JPG, and PNG etc. file formats. With this application, you can create your PDF without Adobe easily, and then you can open your files on any device.

Follow the steps:
1.Download and launch PDF Creator on your mac.

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2.Drag and drop all the images into PDF Creator.

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3.Convert after turn the“Merge”function ON. Done! Open it in Preview to check the merged pdf.

to convert and combine images into a PDF with Cisdem open with preview

As you can see now, it is an auto process to convert and combine the images into a PDF, quite convenient and fast.

Things contributing to Mac users’ preference to Preview may go to no extra space needed on mac, its absolute authority and security. But Cisdem PDFCreator, as a stand-alone desk app, also won great recognition from its users due to its amazing performance, meanwhile, with its size 5.1MB, mac users won’t worry about their mac space being eaten up.

What Else You Can Get From PDF Creator?

Besides auto converting your images into PDF, you can also automatically convert multiple Chm, Pptx, EPUB,Text, Rtf, Html, Docx to PDF!!!

what else you can get from Cisdem PDF Creator

Particularly, you can convert several files in different format, like Chm, Pptx, EPUB,Text, Rtf, Html, Docx into a PDF. All these actions are completed within seconds.

multiple files into one pdf with cisdem pdf creator


Many users also turn to online tools on the issue of converting multiple images into a PDF but only to find that it takes them a long process to make this, since online service like Smallpdf fulfills the conversion with 2 procedures: convert jpg to pdf first, then merge the PDF.It just consumes time and you have to do manually.

To auto convert and combine multiple images or files in different formats, you are highly recommended to use the PDF Creator.

Now, try to create your own PDFs from existing files with PDF Creator.

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2017-01-22 21:01:53 / Posted by to PDF Creator Mac Follow @ Megan

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  • Raymond

    Look for information to convert image to PDF with Preview at the first beginning, now persuaded by this amazing tool.

    10 months ago REPLY

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