How to Convert CorelDRAW to PDF?
CDR is the file extension of image files created from CorelDRAW, which is a graphics editing and creation software application. Only installing related software to CorelDRAW can you open the CDR files. That will become very inconvenient if you don't have such software installed on your computer. However, you can convert CorelDRAW files to PDF format, once converted, you can open your CorelDRAW image files in many common programs, such as Photoshop, Acrobat and Illustrator.
In this article, we will show you 3 ways to finish the conversion. Come on, there must be one way you like.
By the way, want to change your PDF files into MOBI format so that you can read them on MOBI friendly devices like Kindle, Kindle Fire, Kindle Paperwhite and more? Here is a guide showing you how to convert PDF to Mobi books.
Way 1: Convert CDR to PDF with Adobe PDF printer
If you have Adobe Acrobat Professional in your computer, you can create PDF files from any application via the help of "Adobe PDF" printer.
Step 1. Double-click on the CorelDRAW shortcut icon to launch the application.
Step 2. Click "File" from the menu bar and select "Open". Browse the CorelDRAW image that you want to convert to PDF and click "Open". Then, the image will be imported to the program interface.
Step 3. Press "Ctrl" + "P" on the keyboard, change the printer name to "Adobe PDF" and then hit "OK". Name the file and choose a saving location, then click "Save" to create the PDF file.
Defect: the price of Adobe Acrobat is a little bit higher for personal use.
Way 2: Convert CorelDRAW to PDF Online
You can also convert CDR files to other formats by using a free online tool.
Firstly: Go to an online conversion site named FileSpazz.
Secondly: Click "Browse" option to find the location where your CDR files saved and upload them to the tool.
Thirdly: Select a conversion type. For this tutorial, you should choose PDF as the target format.
Finally: Provide your email address to receive the converted files and click "Convert".
Defect: online service is unstable and the output quality is not ideal.
Way 3: Create PDF from CorelDRAW Using Desktop Software
The last way is downloading desktop file conversion software to help you convert CorelDRAW image to PDF format. PDF Creator is a versatile PDF maker that can create PDF documents from TXT and image of all formats, including PNG, JPEG, BMP, PCX, TIFF and PS, EPS, etc. Comparing with above two ways, PDF Creator is more professional and always output with unbeatable quality. Windows and Mac versions are both available.