How to convert pcl to bitmap via command line?

The advent of PCL Converter command line will surely releases you from onerous converting work from pcl to other document formats. It allows you to directly change the file extension to your desired one or ones in command prompt window (see Picture command prompt window). To the effect, if you want to convert pcl file- leak.pcl- to bitmap format, you could directly input leak.bmp in command prompt and the pcl file will be converted to bitmap file. For details, please see below.

First step—Downloading&Installing PCL Converter command line

1) click the following 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

There are two ways to experience PCL Converter command line: one is to press “try”, the other one to press “Buy now”. The former one means you are entitled 50times free of charge to experience this wonderful software. The latter one means you purchase it for permanent use.

Second step—Launching command prompt window

You are bound to launch MS-DOS 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 MS-DOS command prompt window

command prompt

Third step—Inputting command line

input the command line to convert pcl to bitmap

it goes below

pcltool.exe C:\in.pcl C:\out.bitmap


  • C:\in.pcl is to specify a pcl filename or a directory for input,
  • C:\out.bitmap is to specify the bitmap file name for output,

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

detailed operation displayed in com

                                    Picture command prompt window

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

Fourth step—Checking file

open the output file to check if pcl has been converted to bitmap file

result pic

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