Do you have a PDF file that is too large and want to shrink it? With this guide you can do it in no time!
Perhaps you have created a document with many pages and many images and exported it to a PDF file. Now you want to email this PDF document to a colleague, but then you realize it has outgrown for that. But don’t worry, with this guide we will show you how to easily shrink any PDF.
The first variant is based on an online compression program. A Google search will find many of these programs. In this guide we limit ourselves to a tool from the well-known software developer Adobe, who is also considered the inventor of the PDF format.
You can easily shrink your PDF file by following these seven steps:
The second variant can be run locally on your Windows computer using a free tool. It is therefore independent of any online service, so there is no need to upload your PDF file.
You can shrink your PDF file on your PC quickly and easily with the following five steps:
A notification: If the file is still too large after this process, you can repeat the procedure again and further reduce the resolution. Note, however, that lower resolution also leads to increasingly poor display quality.