Convert pcl to pdf and edit pdf author via command line

It is essential to edit pdf author when you finish converting pcl to pdf. Editing a correct author name both allows you to protect copyright and to retrieve for future references in terms of author category. To save time and improve working efficiency, you can use the command line version of PCL Converter, it is he fastest and most accurate converter of PCL, PXL, PX3 to PDF, TIFF and other distribution formats. Integrate high-volume batch conversion into your server-based application or workflow.

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installing interface of PCL Converter

Input command line to convert pcl to pdf and edit pdf author

The method of inputting command line is pretty easy, do Just as the following picture indicates,

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

way to launch MS-DOS command prompt window

2) Here goes the crucial step, you try to make sure the command line you are going to input correct.

pcltool.exe –author “author” D:\in.pcl D:\out.pdf


  • D:\in.pcl is to specify a pcl filename or a directory for input,
  • D:\out.pdf is to specify the pdf file name for output,
  • -author is to set 'author' to PDF file.

Once the inputting is done, press “ok”, you will see prompt information as displayed in the following screenshot in detail.

detailed operation of command line displayed in  command prompt window

Open your file to check if pcl has been converted to pdf file and if the name of author has been edited?

pdf file


result pic


The PIC 1 tells you pcl has been converted to pdf file, PIC 2 shows author information has been edited. In a word, PCL Converter command line to convert pcl to pdf and edit pdf author is effective. If you want to get more information, you can read VeryPDF PCL Converter user manual or just visit at

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