Image To PDF user  manual





 ImageToPDF is a windows application which can directly convert dozens of image formats, such as TIF, JPG, GIF, PNG, BMP, PSD, WMF, EMF, PDF, PCX, PIC and so on, into PDF format. ImageToPDF can automatically skew-correct B/W images by employing special techniques to insure high quality output after conversion. ImageToPDF can operate Adobe Acrobat independently and it has faster processing speed. If your application doesn't require OCR (Optical Character Recognition) functionality, ImageToPDF provides a very convenient, simple way to compose electronic books which can then be issued to the Web. You can scan paper documents directly to image files and then convert them to PDF using ImageToPDF. 

Handles multipage-image files correctly by incorporating all images sequentially into PDF.
This is new software programs and utilities convert TIFF files (black and white and color) into exceptionally high quality PDF files with an excellent compression at a impressive speed and performance.

    ImageToPDF is perfect for high-volume document archive/database systems that require unattended batch image conversions (TIFF or other images) to PDF format. 





Getting started

ImageToPDF program is very easy to use.
All you need to do is to choose the image documents you intend to convert and modify the program settings according to your preferences. After that you just need to click the "Make PDF " button.

You may leave the default settings.
However, you may want to modify them to adjust some PDF parameters in order to make them more suitable for your design.

    1. Registration Window:


The demo version of ImageToPDF converter is a fully functional product with all features required for testing available. After you are convinced that the program fits your needs, you are strongly encouraged to purchase and register your copy of the software by acquiring a personal unlock key, the demo version has watermark in the generated PDF file.

In your evaluate period, you may click “Try” button to try this software.


    2. Main interface of the software:


    Main menu Options:


            Add Files: Add image files to file list
      Add Directories: Add in the directory all image files to the file list
      Make PDF: Start to create PDF file(s)
   To Monitor: Set monitor directory and monitor covert.
      Settings:Set conversion options
      Exit: Exit ImageToPDF software.


Acquire: Scan to PDF file using scanner.
Select source: Select scanner from local computer.
Show UI: Show or hide scanner interface when scan to PDF file.
Advanced->Setup: Setup scanner parameters.
Advanced->Automatic Feeding: This option will improve the speed for most scanners, but it will incompatible with a few scanners.


List Toolbar: Show/Hide the list toolbar (right of main window)
Main Toolbar: Show/Hide the list toolbar (bottom of main window)
Statusbar: Show/Hide the list toolbar (bottom of main window)
Always Top Most: enable/disable the main window at top screen always.


Help: Open ImageToPDF help document.
 Register ImageToPDF:
Register this software.
 Buy now:
Buy ImageToPDF software online.
 Technical support:
Write to support team for some technical question.
 ImageToPDF on the web: Go to ImageToPDF web site.
 About ImageToPDF:
About ImageToPDF copyright information.


    Files List (middle of main windows)Options:

1.      You may click File List Header to sort the file's order in the generated PDF file

2.      Drag and drop files from Windows Explorer 

3.      Right Button MenuOptions:

Add Files: Add image files to file list
 Add Directories: Add in the directory all image files to the file list
 Make PDF files: Start to create PDF file(s)
 Preview Tiff Files: Show the Tiff Document
 Browse Destination:
Show the destination pdf files
 Edit Selected Items:
Edit the selected items attribute from the file list.(see following picture).
 Delete Selected Items: Delete the selected items from the file list
 Clear All Items:
Remove all image files from file list
 Move Up:
move up the selected items to previous.
 Move Down:
move down the selected items to next.

    Main Tools Bar (bottom of main window) Options:

 Add Files: Add image files to file list
        Add Directories: Add in the directory all image files to the file list(supports sub directory)
        Setting: Set conversion options
        Make PDF: Start to create PDF file(s)


    List Toolbar (right of main window) (same with right button menu)

           Add File or Add Directories should either be a image file or a directory containing image files .  
            When a directory is specified, all image files in that directory are imported into the output PDF file in the alphabetical order.


    3. Options of setting interface:


Base Setting

Output mode:
           Combine multiple files into one PDF file:
Combine all files in file list into one PDF file.
           Convert one file to one PDF files: Convert to
one PDF file for each image file.
            Convert one directory to one PDF file: Convert to one PDF file for each directory.
            Convert one file to multiple PDF files: Split the multi-page images to single-page of PDF file.
If pdf fiels exists:
           Overwrite: Overwrite the PDF file that exists
           Append: Append to the PDF file that exists
          Skip: Skip the PDF file that exists

When pdf files is ready:(after converted):
           View pdf file:
View PDF file as soon as it be created.
           Delete source files : Delete the souce file after as soon as it be created.

           View log file:
Record and view the log file.
           Execute command:
Execute a program as soon as it be created.

Image Process

           Tiff Process: Color and Graycale Image can support Lzw,Zip,Packbits,Jpeg compress arithmetic.
                               Black-white Image can support Lzw,Zip,CCITT G3/G4 compress arithmetic.
           Black-white Image can support follow arithmetic too:
                   Skew correct: Auto skew correct in processing.
           Jpeg quality: vernier control the jpeg quality if selected jpeg compress arithmetic

Page Setting ( the generated PDF file)

Page size
    the page size of the generated pdf file, it supports A3,A4,A5.B5, Letter,Legal and ImageSize(self-adapting image page size) and Custom(user can specify the page size).
DPI : user can specify the dpi in the generated pdf file, it can support that range from 72 to1200 and default(self-adapting image DPI)
Note: the dpi 72 is acrobat viewer default value.

Page layout
    The Page Layout options allow you to control the eventual output of your content.
1 up: use this setting when you want to generated a pdf document in the same image size .
2 up: generated at 2 up which results in a 50% reduction in resulted page.
4 up: the image is generally readable usage are reduced by 25%.
9 up and 16 up: these setting is a good choice for handouts of presentations or any other documents.

- draws the pages down before drawing them across the sheet of page in 2,4,9 and 16 up modes. For example, in 4 up mode, the page ordering would be:

Page 1 Page 3
Page 2 Page 4

    Across - draws the pages across before drawing them down the sheet of page in 2,4,9 and 16 up modes. For example, in 4 up mode, the page ordering would be:

Page 1 Page 2
Page 3 Page 4

Checking this box will repeat each the same page in each available slot on a sheet. For example, if the layout is set to 4 up, 4 of the same page will appear on the sheet.
Draws borders around each page
When converting multiple images, it is sometimes useful to have each image begin on a new sheet so that it is easier to determine where each images begins.

Image position
Reset the image size on resulted page. the options are:

Set this option to follow orientation : 0(portrait), 90(landscape), 180(portrait) or 270(landscape) .

Set margin for each page.


Set watermark options in each page in generated PDF file(s).
Page header and Page footer - local time, local data, page NO., path and filename
Text warermark - support position , size and color setting.
Image watermark - support bmp, jpg, tif images.


Set encryption options in generated PDF file(s).
Password protection for PDF files with 40 or 128 bit encryption.
Set file permissions to restrict printing, copying, and future modifications to the document.

PDF info

                   Set information options in generated PDF file(s).



                   Set bookmark in generated PDF file(s).


               Set pdf viewer preferences in generated PDF file(s).



    4. Monitor window:

                     By use this function , you can automation covert  monitored folder.



    5. Integrate into Explorer right shortcut menu:

            Combine Into one PDF File: Combine all selected image files to one PDF file.
            Convert to multiple PDF files: Convert all selected image files to PDF files for each image file.
            Show Main Window: Open Imagetopdf main window.




Requirements to system

Win98/ME/NT/2000/XP/2003/2008/Vista/Win7 OS.

ImageToPDF Contact

          Info page

Order page

Main web site (more other pdf products)


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