PDF is commonly used in business and we always send files to a client via a PDF presentation, in which images play sequentially on screen. However, here comes the problem when showcasing the PDF-based presentations for Mac users. After a while of watching the same fonts, images, transitions and builds, those presentations can seem a little dated or unoriginal. If you want to try to liven things up, just convert PDF to Keynote on your Mac.
As far as we know, Keynote can only support importing PowerPoint file, not PDF. So here's an easy solution: use a PDF Converter to convert PDF to Keynote or a keynote acceptable format. Here， I'll show you the three best free ways to convert PDF to Keynote on Mac.
Assuming you haven’t installed Adobe Acrobat Reader, Preview will be the default PDF viewer in MacOS Sierra. It has the function of converting PDF files to JPEG images, if we need to include pages from the PDF in a keynote presentation, we may choose to convert the PDF file to JPEG files and then drag all the images into Keynote. Here is how I do this:
PDF to Keynote is a free program that can easily converts PDF-based presentations into Apple's Keynote format. In my test this app works very good, though it has shortages like when using it to convert PDF into Keynote format, every page of your original PDF file becomes a PDF image, Thus, you can't easily edit those pages or even copy text from the files, which is not so good for sharing with others.
As free PDF to keynote only convert PDF to Keynote in image format, which can not be edited, here I'll show you the way to convert PDF to editable Keynote format with Cisdem PDFConverterOCR. It is a Mac application that converts PDF to Keynote format. Each page in a PDF file gets converted to its own slide within Keynote, also the layout, images, tables, columns, etc. is accurately maintained. Besides, with its OCR ability,you can convert both native and scanned documents in over 40 languages, even in batch, to Keynote, to Word, PowerPoint, Excel, ePub, and more. Just try it out.
Now that Preview and PDF to Keynote can convert PDF to Keynote on Mac and they are totally free, Preview doesn't even need to be installed, why users need to choose Cisdem PDF Converter OCR for Mac? You will find the answer from the comparison table.
|Input||Output||Can Keynote Be Editable?||Batch Conversion||Encrypted PDF||Conversion Quality|
|Cisdem PDFConverterOCR||Searchable PDF,Word, RTFD ,TXT, EXCEL, PPTX,KEYNOTE, Pages,EPUB, HTML, Image (JPEG, BMP, PNG, GIF, TIFF)||Yes||Yes||Applicable||High|
|Preview||PDF and Image||Keynote||No(Original PDF are saved as image)||No||Non-Applicable||Medium|
|PDF to Keynote Converter||Keynote||No(Original PDF are saved as image)||No||Non-Applicable||Medium|
As we can see, Cisdem PDFConverterOCR outperform others with it high conversion quality and amazing features, which make it the best PDF to Keynote Converter on Mac.
Do you want to search for a specific word or key term within a pdf on mac? You can use free Preview and Adobe Reader to search a pdf on mac easily, also a solution for searching a non-searchable PDF is offered.
PDF format has become diffusely applied to share documents over the Internet. We are dealing with PDF almost every day in the office. Frankly speaking, if you want to work more expediently, you’d better make your PDF file writable. Now check out the particular solutions given in this article, hope these could help a little for your work.
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