As we all know the discussion forum is widely used for people to share the insteresting things or document in the discussion forum websites. And you can join forums to ask for answer of your misgivings. It is true that discussion forum is always the best place to get quick feedback of a question. However, PDF document is not an acceptable article format in forums post, which disturbs lots of friends much.
Don't worry, the discussion forum can not let you upload your PDF files, but most of discussion forums accept images for uploading. Now you just need to convert your PDF document to image format, then publish the image to the forums. Your problem is solved easily. In this case, you need a PDF to Image for Mac, which lets you convert read-only PDF document to .png, .gif, .tif, .jpg, .bmp image format within 3 simple steps.
Note: The following guide is based on Mac platform. For Windows users, you can use PDF to Image Converter to convert convert read-only PDF document to .png, .gif, .tif, .jpg, .bmp image format on your computer.
Step 1: Load PDF files
Install and run PDF to Image for Mac program. Double click the desktop icon to launch it. On the main screen, click "Add File" button to load PDF files one by one. Or click "Add Folder" button to load a whole PDF folder.
Step 2: Choose output format
After loading PDF files, its details will be shown on the list, you can view its info, including File Name, Size, Total Pages, and so on. To convert PDF to image format, head to "Output Type" drop down arrow, and pick an output format.
What's more, this powerful software also lets you set the page range as you like.
Step 3: Start Conversion
Start conversion by clicking "Start" button if you confirm the settings. On the Output Folder section, you can customize your destination to save the converted PDF files.
Step 4: Publist/Post PDF Files to Discussion Forum on Mac
Launch you web browser on your Mac, go to a discussion forum site. Using you username and password to login your account. Upload the images to the forum.
Then go to post area, click image inserting icon and paste the image URL in the blank, and then click "Insert", the image will be embedded in the thread.