How to Convert and Combine JPG Images to PDF Free

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Sometimes when we have a bunch of JPG images to share with others, we choose to compress the images into a file. But what if we don't want these photos to be copied or even stolen for commercial usage? Can we convert JPG images to PDF for cross-platform sharing and presenting with intellectual property protection?

Here we introduce you 4 easy solutions to convert and combine JPG images to a PDF File. You can use EasePDF online converter for free on any device. For Windows computer, use Microsoft Print to PDF. Learn steps on converting JPG to PDF using PDF Preview on Mac, or using Photo Library on an iPhone. Last but not least, we'll show you how to save a long JPG picture or a web-page capture as PDF on a browser.

Solution 1. How to Convert and Combine JPG to PDF Online for Free

Online JPG to PDF converter is a service that enables you to convert from JPG to PDF anytime anywhere through an Internet connection. Here we use EasePDF as a demonstration.

Step 1. Click "JPG to PDF" on EasePDF homepage

JPG to PDF homepage

Step 2. Add your JPG images

You can upload JPG photos in 3 ways:

1. Drag and drop the images to the "Drop PDF here" area.

2. Click on the "Add File(s)" button to upload your JPG pictures.

3. Add images from your Google Drive, Dropbox or other URLs.

Add Files

Step 3. Create PDF from JPG

After the chosen images finish uploading, a new window will show up to display the preview.

Create PDF from JPG

In this step, you can do some adjustment if needed, such as:

1.Rearrange order for every JPG image.

2.Remove any image that you don't need for converting.

3.Click on a single picture to view image information, reload the picture or zoom in to see details.

4.Add other JPG images to merge as PDF.

When everything looks OK for you, click the "Create PDF" button on the right-bottom to start converting and merging JPG to PDF.

Step 4. Download the converted PDF

Your combined PDF is ready. Now choose "Download" to get your new PDF to the local device, or click on "Google Drive", "Dropbox", "URL" to save on the internet or share with others. If you have more conversion to do, choose "Start Over" to start another task.

Download Converted PDF

Using an online converter is the most convenient and quick solution for PDF users because it has no device or operating system restriction. No matter you're Windows, Mac, iPhone or Android users, you can easily access EasePDF for PDF to JPG converting, PDF splitting, PDF merging, etc.

Solution 2. How to Change and Merge JPG to PDF on Windows 10

There's an amazing build-in function called “Microsoft Print to PDF” in the Windows 10 Photo app. So for Windows 10 users, you can simply use the default Photo app on your computer to change and merge JPG to PDF, when you don't have the Internet connection to access online converters.

Step 1. Open your JPG images on the Photo app

Go to the file that your JPG pictures are located at, choose those you want to convert. Right-click to open a menu, now choose "Print".

Microsoft Print to PDF Print

Step 2. "Print" your JPG images

A new window will pop up for print settings. On the "Printer" column, choose "Microsoft Print to PDF" on the drop-down menu. Set the paper size and quality as you need. If the images you choose are not in the same size, we recommend you to tick on the "Fit picture to frame" tab on the bottom, to ensure each of the converted PDF pages has the same size.

Print Pictures

When you finish all settings, click “Print” to save JPG as a PDF.

Note: Some users may find the "Microsoft Print to PDF" was missing from this printer option. That's because you haven't activated it. Follow this tutorial How to Activate Microsoft Print to PDF on Windows 10 to get it working.

Step 3. Save and merge JPG images into a PDF

On the "Save Print Output As" window, select a location to save the converted PDF file and give it a name, then click the "Save" button.

Save Print Output As

OK. Now you've got your JPG photos all changed into a PDF file, just go to the folder you selected to open it. If the complicated steps dazzles you, just use EasePDF online converter, which saves you a lot of time.

Solution 3. Converting Multiple JPG Images to PDF on Mac for Free

Similar to Windows 10, Mac has it's own built-in app called "Preview" to do the JPG to PDF conversion.

Step 1. Open the JPG images with Preview

Go to the folder that contains your target images, and select every image that needs to combine into a PDF. You can choose all images by clicking on the first image, holding the "Shift" key and clicking on the last one. To choose several image, click on one image, hold the "Command" key and click on other images one by one.

Open With Preview

Right-click the mouse, click "Open With" and choose "Preview" to open these selected images.

Step 2. Rearrange image order and orientation

You can rearrange the image order by dragging the thumbnail pictures on the left sidebar. These orders will be the order of your converted PDF pages. On the top of each image, there's a "Rotate" button in the toolbar to readjust the orientation, if needed.

Rearrange Order on Preview

Step 3. Save as PDF

Go to "File" on the top menu bar, choose "Print" on the drop-down box. In the "Print' dialog, select "Save as PDF" from the drop-down options.

Name the converted PDF file and choose a folder to store it, and click "Save".

Save As PDF Settings

Note: To edit the output settings, click "Show Details" before saving as PDF.

1.You can see how many pages of your converted PDF file and choose to save all pages or select certain pages.

2.You can change the orientation of any page here if you didn't do that in step 2.

See Details Options

When you finish all settings, click "PDF" to open a drop-down list, and choose "Save As PDF".

Sometimes when we combine many high-resolution images as a PDF file, the converted PDF is inevitably huge. This brings a lot of inconvenience for sharing with people. Therefore you can compress your PDF to reduce file size and save a lot of room.

Solution 4. How to Convert JPG Photos to A PDF File on iPhone

There's a "Save as PDF" trick on iOS that most people don't know. We can use Photos Library on iPhone and iPad to easily convert JPG photos to a PDF file.

Step 1. Go to your iPhone Photo Library

Open your photos library on your iPhone, choose the photos that you want to save and combine as a PDF.

Step 2. Click the "Share" button on the left bottom.

Share Selected Photos

Step 3. Click the "Print" button on the bottom.

Share Print Selected Photos

Step 4. Put your fingers on the screen and zoom in on the previewed photo.

Zoom in Photo

Step 5. Click on the "Share" button.

Share Zoomed Photos

Step 6. Click "Save to Files"

Save to Files

Step 7. Choose a location on your iPhone to save this file, and click "Add" on the top right.

Add PDF

Done, now all your selected photos have been merged into a PDF file.

Solution 5. How to Save Photos as PDF on Android Phone

Saving photos as PDF on a Android phone is similar as on iPhone, but a little easier.

Step 1. Select photos on Photo Gallary

Go to the photo gallery of your Android phone, tick on every photo you want to convert to PDF. You can choose one or multiple photos.

Step 2. Click on the dots to open a menu, and tap on "Print".

Android Photos Print

Step 3. Choose "Save as PDF".

Android Photos Save As PDF

Step 4. Edit the PDF settings including paper size, letter, orientation, color, etc.

Android Photos PDF Settings

Step 5. Choose a location from your phone to store this converted PDF.

Android Photos PDF Save to

That’s it. As easy as you can imagine. However, if you need to do advanced settings like changing page(photo) orders, EasePDF JPG to PDF Converter is a must-have alternative.

Conclusion

For Windows 10 users, the build-in Photo app is a good choice for converting JPG to PDF. For Mac users, you can use the Preview app. For iPhone and iPad users, the Photo Library app makes JPG to PDF conversion available on smartphones. Last but not least, you can use a free online converter - EasePDF as an alternative on all these systems and devices, as long as you have an Internet connection.

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