Important: This document is for the beta version of the new Pdfcrowd API. Use this documentation for the stable API version.

Command Line API Tools

The Pdfcrowd command line tools lets you easily use the Pdfcrowd API.

The package contains tools for all Pdfcrowd converters.

The tools can be installed on any platform that runs Python (Linux, Windows, macOS). You can choose from the following install options:

  • You can install the application from PyPI
     $ pip install pdfcrowd
  • You can download pdfcrowd-4.2.0-python.zip, unzip it and run
     $ cd pdfcrowd-4.2.0
     $ python setup.py install
  • You can clone the Github repository pdfcrowd-python and install the tools
     $ git clone https://github.com/pdfcrowd/pdfcrowd-python
     $ cd pdfcrowd-python
     $ python setup.py install