One day, one friend sent me a mail, and asked me to read the fourteenth pages of a large PDF file attached. It has driven me crazy when I downloaded it through a disappointing network. So it made me wonder if there is any way to split a large PDF file into several smaller ones. So I turned to the Internet, and then I was given to know that PDFelement could help.

PDFelement is an application of powerful functions including PDF file split. Besides, it enables people to scan the whole file with OCR optical scanning method, so that you can get a more complete text. And it allows modifications to text, graphics, watermarks, digital signatures, and so on. It performs conversions between PDF files and hundreds of other file types, like Word, Excel, powerpoint, Image, HTML, TXT, or even RTF. It is of convenience to change the format with just a few clicks after you get used to it.

Then go back to the file split. It happens when you want to send a part of a large PDF file to your friend sometimes. If you know how to split it, your friend will feel grateful to receive a small file in a short time. But if you don't, then you needn't to worry too much about it. In the following passage, you are going to learn it with ease.

To begin with, you can download the software online first. It is compatible with both the Windows OS and the Mac OS X, including Windows 8, Windows 7, Vista, Win2003, WinXP, Win2000, Yosemite and Mavericks. And here I would like to tell you that there is also a trial version for those who want to have a tryout before purchasing.

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Step 1. Download and Install the PDF Editor

Assume that you own a Windows computer, so we make it more simple when referring to the computer. You can search on the Internet and soon find the downloading address of Wondershare PDFelement. After installing the editor, you need to make some settings so that it will work better with your computer.

Step 2. Split the PDF File

Then to run the application you can either double-click the shortcut on the desktop or find the start icon on the Start menu. And then open the PDF file that you want to split. Then, you can see EDIT on the top bar. Click it and choose to “Split” the files. It allows you to choose where to save the split files and finish editing.

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Tips: For people own a Mac, you need to go to Document and choose to Split Document. Then you can see a box pop up, and choose one way you want. There are four ways for your choice, and it is easy to understand. Also, you can take the liberty to save them wherever you like.

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