PDF, Portable Document Format has alomost become a standard in easy, safe, and quick way of online data sharing and storing. So, there is a huge need for applications, usually freeware, to create PDF from other formats and also to convert PDF to other formats. There have been a number of freeware applications and online tools which do this job. Online tools always get a preference because the user doesn’t have to install it locally. But common online tools require you to register & logon, limits the usage etc. PDF Burger is a similar online PDF creator, merger & converter that is devoid of such needs. The web interface is easy to understand and follow. The processed files will be stored in a Temporary Inbox for 6 hours.
Usage & Feature of PDF Burger
Convert files to PDF
Using this tool you can create compatible, secured, and high quality PDF documents from Word, Excel, JPG Image or any text-processing file in batch mode. You will just have to click on the Blue Button +Select files… to browse for the files. In the next step, you will see all those imported files listed there. You have to just click on the Blue Start button to start the processing or click on “+ Add files” to add more files.
Combine files to PDF
Using this module you can create a PDF file by combining any number of PDF, Word, JPG image or any text-processing file. You will just have to click on the Blue Button +Select files… to browse for the files. You have to just click on the Blue Start button to start the processing or click on “+ Add files” to add more files. You can as well drag the listed files up & below to adjust the combining sequence. You can also rename the combined file.
Web to PDF
In this module, you will have to insert the web address and click on the blue “Save to PDF!” button to save all of the content on the web page in a logical manner.
PDF to Word
You can use this tool to convert a PDF file in batch mode intelligently into a Microsoft Word file preserving all formatting, such as font sizes, paragraphs, italics, and bolds; complex elements. hyperlinks, ligatures, columns, layouts, and rotated multi-language texts; detecting the active footers and headers. The processing is the similar as the other tools.
PDF to Images
This tool allows a similar way to convert in batch PDF files to high quality JPG formats with high resolution and visual quality, structure and formatting. Each page of the PDF will be saved as a separate JPG, named as 00001.JPG, 00002.JPG etc. and will the downloaded as a Zip file with the same name as the source PDF.
Each of the processed files will remain stored in a temporary inbox, which will self destruct within 6 hours. It will also get cleaned up if you delete the browser cookies.
My Verdict on PDF Burger
PDF Burger currently have the most commonly used PDF tools but more can be added, like splitting PDF, PDF to Excel, PDF to Powerpoint etc. Apart from those shortcomings, PDF Burger is perfect in most cases. I like the fact that it doesn’t require my email address, I like the concept of temporary inbox, I like its conversion quality and also the ease of usage of the tools. I am using this tool very frequently and will recommend you to try this out.