To prepare for a group work, sometimes you may need to combine many PDF files to a single one. However, since the sources of these PDF files are different, you may find the combined PDF file quite disordered after the combination. Then, you may wonder how to make the PDF file a tidy one, right? Here I will show you how to crop PDF files with help of the third party toolPDFelement.

Here you can download free trial version of either Windows version or Mac version to have a try. Please install it on your computer and then launch it by double clicking to bring up the starting window. Here I will show you how to complete the task in detail.

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How to Crop PDF Files For Windows Version User

Step 1: If you are Windows version user, please now turn to Page menu of the starting window and choose “Crop” icon here. Then please draw a rectangle over the area that you want to keep and then double click on the PDF page.


Step 2: Now you can see a Crop Setting dialogue appears, which asks you to set PDF page margins and pages that you want to crop. Please enter the size you want to keep on your combined PDF files and then click the button “OK”. The program will then complete the crop for you automatically.

How to Crop PDF Files For Mac Version User?

Step 1: After launching Mac version of Wondershare PDFelement, you can now see starting window of the program. Please turn to Page menu of the program and then choose “Crop” to bring up a pop-up window.

Step 2: In the pop-up window, please drag your mouse to choose the portion of page that you want to crop. You can also input parameters in the dialogue box to ensure the output margin size. The crop can be applied to page ranges, specified page, and even the whole PDF file as well.


See? It is quite easy to edit & crop your PDF file with help of PDFelement! No matter either you are Windows version user or Mac version user, you can complete any editional task in an easy way!

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