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Extract Images from PDF

This API function allows you to extract JPG images from a PDF file.

ScanbotSDK.extractImagesFromPdf(
args: ExtractImagesFromPdfArguments
): Promise<ExtractImagesFromPdfResult>

Arguments

interface ExtractImagesFromPdfArguments {
/**
* The location of the PDF file
*/
pdfFilePath: string;
/**
* The quality that each extracted image should have.
* This tweaks the compression, affecting the final image file size.
* (100: maximum quality, 0: minimum quality)
*
* Default value is 90
*/
quality?: number;
/**
* Integer scaling factor applied to the PDF media box frame while extracting.
* Affects the output image quality.
* In most cases the recommended value is 2 or higher.
*
* Default value is 2.
*/
scaling?: number;
}

Returns

Returns an object with the following properties:

  • status - The status of the operation (OK or CANCELED)
  • imageFilesUrls - A list containing the file URLs for the extracted images, or undefined if the extraction failed

Extract Pages from PDF

This API function allows you to extract pages from a PDF file.

ScanbotSDK.extractPagesFromPdf(
args: ExtractPagesFromPdfArguments
): Promise<ExtractPagesFromPdfResult>

Arguments

interface ExtractPagesFromPdfArguments {
/**
* The location of the PDF file
*/
pdfFilePath: string;
/**
* The quality that each extracted image should have.
* This tweaks the compression, affecting the final image file size.
* (100: maximum quality, 0: minimum quality)
*
* Default value is 90
*/
quality?: number;
/**
* Integer scaling factor applied to the PDF media box frame while extracting.
* Affects the output image quality.
* In most cases the recommended value is 2 or higher.
*
* Default value is 2.
*/
scaling?: number;
}

Returns

Returns an object with the following properties:

  • status - The status of the operation (OK or CANCELED)
  • pages - A list containing the extracted pages, or undefined if the extraction failed

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