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NAME

        PDFCROP - crop pdf files to their minimal size.
 

SYNOPSIS

        pdfcrop [OPTIONS ...] input[.pdf] [output file]
 

DESCRIPTION

        pdfcrop  is  a  utility to calculate and remove empty margins from each
        page in the input PDF file.  The resulting  output  file  occupies  the
        minimal  paper  size  needed for the contents and is therefore suitable
        for inclusion as a graphic
 

OPTIONS

        --help print usage
 
        --version
               print version
 
        --(no)verbose
               verbose printing                      (default: false)
 
        --(no)debug
               debug informations                    (default: false)
 
        --gscmd <name>
               call of ghostscript                   (default: gs)
 
        --pdftexcmd <name>
               call of pdfTeX                        (default: pdftex)
 
        --margins "<left> <top> <right> <bottom>"
               (0 0 0 0) add extra margins, unit is bp. If only one  number  is
               given,  then it is used for all margins, in the case of two num‐
               bers they are also used for right and bottom.
 
        --(no)clip
               clipping support, if margins are set  (default: false)
 
        --(no)hires
               using   ‘%%HiResBoundingBox’    instead    of    ‘%%BoundingBox’
               (default: false)
 
        --papersize <foo>
               parameter  for  gs’s  -sPAPERSIZE=<foo>,  use only with older gs
               versions <7.32
 

EXAMPLES

               pdfcrop --margins 10 input.pdf output.pdf
 
               pdfcrop --margins ’5 10 5 20’ --clip input.pdf output.pdf
 

AUTHORS

        pdfcrop has been written by Heiko Oberdiek.  This manual page has  been
        written  by  Frank Küster for the Debian/GNU Linux distribution and may
        be freely used, modified and/or distributed by anyone.