Convert a single-page PDF to a hi-res PNG, at 300dpi

convert -density 300x300 input.pdf output.png
If you skip this part: -density 300x300 you'll get a very lo-res image.

What Others Think

I prefer to use pdfimages to extract the images embedded in the PDF: that's lossless; however it doesn't do the text, but I rarely need to get a flattened image of a PDF.
infinull · 572 weeks and 5 days ago

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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