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PDF is welcomed by many people because of the quality and security. Many files are also saved as PDF. Sometimes, the image on the PDF file should be inserted into Word. In this essay, we will talk about how to convert PDF to image and how to insert the image into Word.

Part 1: How to Convert PDF to Image?
Word supports two image formats, JPG and PNG. You can convert PDF to these formats before inserting into Word. Mac and Windows users should follow different ways to complete this process. Let’s read the following tutorials.
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1. Save PDF as Image in Mac Preview

Preview is the powerful software for us to view and modify images. What’s more, it is the multifunctional PDF reader and editor. It not only contains the common functions, such as cutting, filling in sheet, adding signature and notation, and copying the text and image on PDF, but also support to view and edit TIFF, PNG, JPEG, GIF, BMP, PSD and the formats of Microsoft Office.
Follow these steps to save PDF as image in Preview:
Step 1: Right click at the PDF file and select [Open With] – [Preview].
Step 2: Then, at the top menu, click on [File] – [Export].
3. Select a folder to save and set JPEG as the format. Finally, click on [Save] to export the JPEG file.

2. Convert PDF to Image on Windows

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It is easy to convert PDF to image within 3 steps:
Step 1: Download and install Renee PDF Aide. Open the software and then get into [Convert PDF].
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TipsWhen you get into [PDF Tools], you can repair the damaged PDF file, optimize the PDF file, split the PDF file into pages, merge pages into one file, adjust the file position, decrypt/encrypt PDF files and add watermark. The module [Convert PDF] is used to convert PDF to the other formats.
Step 2: Select [Image] and then click [Add Files] to select the target PDF file.
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Step 3: Select [JPG] or [PNG] as the output format. Then, adjust the image resolution and finally click on [Convert] to convert PDF to image.
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(2) PDF Element
PDFelement is the multifunctional PDF editing software which can easily convert PDF to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, image, EPUB, HTML, TXT and RTF. It is applied with the OCR technology which can greatly improve the character recognition. Over 29 languages can be recognized. It can not only edit PDF files, such as filling in the PDF sheet, creating different PDF styles and adding annotation, but also it can merge and split pages, adjust the pages and extract words from the PDF file.
Follow these steps to convert PDF to image with PDFelement:
Step 1: Open the PDF file with PDFelement. Then, click on [File].
Step 2: Click on [Convert] – [Other Files], and then select [JPG] or [PNG].
Step 3: Finally, convert the format.
(3) Adobe Acrobat Pro
Adobe Acrobat Pro is the PDF editing software developed by Adobe. Users can create, edit and convert PDF files. The software can not only convert the scanned image to PDF, but also convert Excel and Word to PDF. Besides, users can add notations, share, manage, compress, print and encrypt PDF files. No matter you frequently or slightly use PDF files, Adobe Acrobat Pro can help you easily edit PDF files.
Step 1: Open Adobe Acrobat Pro. At the upper left corner, select [File] – [Open], and then select the PDF file.
Step 2: Select [File] – [Export] – [Image], and then select JPG or PNG. Finally, convert and save the file.
These are the ways to convert PDF to image. Besides, you can convert the format online.

3. Convert PDF to Image Online

When the network environment is stable and the file size is not large, you can convert the format online. Here are the steps.
Step 1: Get access to the website (link: and click on [CHOOSE FILE].
Step 2: Select the target PDF file and upload to the website.
Step 3: Finally, select [Extract single image] or [Convert entire pages], and then click on [CHOOSE OPTION].
Step 4: Finally, convert PDF to JPG.
Part 2: How to Insert Image to Word?
When you convert PDF to image, you can continue to insert the image into Word. Next, we will show you how to insert the image into Word on Mac OS.
Step 1: Open Word and click on [Open] at the left side to select the target Word document.
Step 2: Then, select [Insert] – [Image] to select the target image.
Step 3: Finally, click on [Open] in the following window to insert the image.
Part 3: Conclusions
In this essay, we’ve talked about how to convert PDF to image and then insert into Word. You should go through two parts, converting PDF to image and then inserting the image into Word. Windows users can use the PDF converter to convert the format. In this article, we recommend Renee PDF Aide which can not only convert the formats, but also fulfill our needs in editing PDF files. Everyone can easily use the software well.