We’ve covered how to extract images in a PDF document using the Nitro PDF Reader, having Adobe Reader X released with protected mode, let us see how to copy pictures from a PDF document in Adobe Reader X.

Copying images from PDF File in Adobe Reader X

1. Open the PDF document in Adobe Reader X.

2. From the Edit Menu, select “Take Snapshot”, drag a rectangle around the image and then release the mouse button.

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3. The selection will be automatically copied into the clipboard, which you can paste into another document using “Paste” command from the “Edit” Menu.