Adobe Acrobat

Break down your file into separate PDFs.

More PDF than you need? Easily split a large PDF into separate files — chapters, attachments or individual pages — with a powerful PDF editor.

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If you only need part of that long PDF, you can easily split it into individual chapters, separate pages or remove them. That way, you're free to mark up, save or send only what you need.

Organize Pages.

Organise pages.

You can extract PDF pages. Or you can reorder, replace or delete them until your specific pages are organised exactly how you want them.

Split PDFs into multiple files.

Break down PDF documents into individual pages.

Use our tool to separate one or more PDFs into multiple elements by specifying the number of pages, file size, or top-level bookmarks.

Include the exact content you want.

Customise your file.

Mix and match, reuse pages from multiple PDF documents or separate PDF pages to customise your file with all the form fields, comments and links included. Leave unwanted content in your original file or just delete it.

Take work on the go.

Work from anywhere.

With the Acrobat Reader mobile app, you’ve got a PDF tool that can reorder, delete, insert or rotate PDF pages right from your mobile device.

How to break up pages in your PDF:

  1. Open the PDF in Acrobat.
  2. Choose Organise Pages > Split.
  3. Choose how you want to split a single file or multiple files.
  4. Name and save: Click Output Options to decide where to save, what to name and how to split your file.
  5. Separate your PDF: Click OK and then Split to finish. You can use additional PDF tools to extract pages or delete pages.
  6. Save as new file: Name your new PDF file and click the Save button. That’s it.

Give it a try.

Use our online tool to split and organise longer PDFs so they’re easier to send and share. Try splitting a PDF right now from your browser.

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