Make a thumbnail image of first page of a PDF.

convert -resize 200 -sharpen 40 some_file.pdf[0] some_file.jpg
convert is included in ImageMagick. Don't forget the [X] (where X is the page number). [0] is the first page of the PDF.

By: abcde
2009-02-06 23:12:01

What Others Think

Very nice! ImageMagick is great.
Williebee · 705 weeks and 1 day ago
this is damn useful, been looking for something like this for a long time.
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What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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