Split PDF pages down the middle

Split two-page layout scans to create separate PDF pages. Split A3 to double A4 or A4 to double A5

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Drag middle split line to customize where the split should occur

HOW TO SPLIT PDF PAGES FOR SCANNED BOOKS

Here's how to split PDF pages with double page layout in two, down the middle. Splitting one A3 into two A4 pages is a great example.

1. Upload Your Files

You can be assured that your files are safely uploaded over an encrypted connection. The files will permanently be deleted after processing.

  • To upload your files from your computer, click “Upload PDF File” and select the files from your computer or drag and drop the files to the page.
  • To upload files from Dropbox, Google Drive or from a website where your files are located, expand the “Upload PDF File” drop-down list and select your files.

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2. Split PDF Pages

After uploading the document, you will be given an option to split the pages either vertically or horizontally. You can also drag the middle line to control where the split should happen.

 

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3. Exclude Pages

  • If you want to exclude some pages from splitting, just click on the “More Options” and input the pages you want to exclude.
  • You can re-order the page numbers if they are not properly arranged by ticking the box for “Re-paginate from booklets scan
  • If the document is in Arabic, Hebrew or in a format where the format is from right to left, then select or tick the box for “Right to left document” to turn it into a standard format when you get the result.

 

4. Download the Document

After making sure everything is ready, click the “SPLIT at the bottom of the screen and "Download” after processing to save it on your computer. You may also save it in your online storage such as Dropbox or Google Drive, share it via email, print the new document, rename or even continue editing with a new task.

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Split two-page layout scans to create separate PDF pages. Split A3 to double A4 or A4 to double A5

UPLOAD PDF FILE

Files stay private. Automatically deleted after 5 hours.
Exclude pages:
Select this option if your PDF document comes from a booklet scan (Eg: first scan pages 1 and 8, second scan pages 2 and 7, third scan pages 3 and 6, etc.) and you would like the result re-ordered by page numbers (1,2,3,4 etc)
Select this option if the right page comes before left page, like arabic or hebrew
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