28th November 2019


How can you reduce the size of a PDF?

In this section, you'll use the Reduce File Size command to dramatically reduce or compress the size of a PDF file.
  1. In Acrobat, open a PDF file.
  2. Choose Document > Reduce File Size.
  3. Select Acrobat 8.0 And Later for file compatibility, and click OK.
  4. Name the modified file.
  5. Minimize the Acrobat window.

In this way, how do you make a PDF file smaller on a Mac?

  1. Preset Resize. Open your “Applications” folder on your Mac. You can access the Applications folder through LaunchPad and your Finder.
  2. Custom Resize Settings. Click “File” in the top menu bar, then click “New Window” in ColorSync Utility.
  3. Preview. Open Preview, click "File" and "Open," then locate your PDF. Click "Open."

How do I compress a PDF file on a Mac?

Tips: How to Compress PDF with Preview on Mac
  1. Open PDF with Preview on your Mac. Then click on the "File" menu and click "Open" to upload your PDF file.
  2. Once the PDF file is on Preview, click on "File" and select "Export".
  3. On this window, scroll down and click on "Quartz Filter" and select "Reduce Size file".
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