When you need to split PDF according to the content in PDF file under Mac system, the following article will be helpful for you. The software I use is named as VeryPDF PDF Content Splitter, by which we can categorize PDF pages that have the same text in the specified position. Say you have PDF which has three music ticket in one PDF page, by this software, you can split those tickets into one per one PDF page. Please check more information on homepage, in the following part, let us check how to use this software.
Step 1. Install PDF Content Splitter
- Download PDF Content Splitter for Mac. This software has user friendly software interface, so you need to install it by double clicking the download .pkg file.
- When installation finishes, please go to Finder then to Application, where you can find software app easily. The following snapshot is from the software interface, please have a check.
Step 2. Split PDF according to content in PDF under Mac system.
- When you open software, please click button Add to add PDF files into software interface. This software allows you to split PDF in batch according to the content. When loading files finish, Process Status will tell you.
- Click folder icon to choose output folder to save the split PDF file. Now you can set the rules of how to split PDF. Please click button Rule then you will see the following snapshot. All the PDF pages will be shown here, you can view and set rules once per page.
- Please note this software is only available for test based PDF file, it can not be used to split image PDF according to the content. When processing image PDF, this software can not extract content in it and then make it as a rule. When processing text based PDF file, there will be green text box around the text, simply click it then there will be reminder message reminding you that make it as a rule. When you make it as rule, it will be shown in the Rule Content. Meanwhile you need to name it as a rule.
- When you click option Save Rule as, you will be back to the main interface.
- In the main interface, please click button Split to run the conversion. A few seconds later, you can find split PDF in output folder. Meanwhile Process Status will tell you that splitting finishes.
Up to here, maybe you have rough idea about how to split PDF according to content under Mac system. During the using, if you have any question, please contact us as soon as possible.