Convert px3 to pcx and set page size via command line?

Px3 and pcx files are not usually seen or viewed in average computer, let alone converting them. The released an advanced tool to convert px3 to pcx and set page size. The detailed operation is easy; you can take the following steps as reference.

Step1, Downloading&Installing PCL Converter command line

  1. click the link to open
  2. go to  VeryPDF PCL Converter command line
  3. press “Download” and save file

During the installing process, you are bound to see below window box.

installing interface of PCL Converter command line

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Step2, Launching command prompt window

You should launch command prompt window. Because the command line is bound to be operated under the MS-DOS environment. The procedure is easy, and the following pictures will guide you.

Press  “start”>choose “Run”>input “cmd”>press “ok”

way to launch MS-DOS command prompt window

When the following appears, you will have the command prompt window.

command prompt

Step3, Inputting command line

Input the command line to convert convert px3 to pcx and set page size, it goes below

pcltool.exe -width 800 -height 600 C:\in.px3 C:\out.pcx


  • C:\in.px3 is to specify a px3 filename or a directory for input,
  • C:\out.pcx is to specify the pcx file name for output,
  • width 800 -height 600 is to set page size width to 800 and height to 600. 

Once the input is done, press “enter” key, you will see,

detailed operation in command line

                    Picture command prompt window

When you see “result=ok”, it means the program has gone through.  

Step4, Checking file

Open the output file to check if px3 has been converted to pcx file, screenshot again.

pcx file

And its properties


So far, you have successfully converted px3 to pcx so as to you can read your px3 file in pcx document format. Please open pcx file in a computer with installation of pcx reader to check the page size.

If you have any further questions, please leave them below, the values them very much.

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