What is Img2pdf?

Published on September 16, 2020What is Img2pdf? image

Img2Pdf is an CLI for converting images in a folder into a PDF file. This has a capability of adding borders around the image and finally converts it to PDF files using PIL.

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Installing Img2Pdf CLI

Installing Using Pip

Img2pdf can be installed using pip . For that you would need Python installed adding it to Path and also see pip installed. See PyPi documentation on how to do that.

After you have, installed it. Open you teminal/Command Prompt and type the following command.

pip install imgtopdfeasy

Installing From Source

You would need git for installing that. First,clone the repository.

git clone https://github.com/naveen521kk/img2pdf.git
cd img2pdf

Then you would need poetry for doing editable installs. Then install using

poetry install

Activate your poetry venv and the start working. ;-)

Using Img2Pdf

Img2Pdf can be simply used by below syntax

img2pdf -i <Path-to-folder> -o <Path-to-output-file> -ext <extension-of-image-to-add>

The following options are available.

usage: img2pdf [-h] -i INPUT -o OUTPUT -ext EXTENSION [--border]
               [--border_size BORDER_SIZE] [--border_color BORDER_COLOR]

Converts Images To Pdf

optional arguments:
  -h, --help            show this help message and exit
  -i INPUT, --input INPUT
                        Input file folder full path. Realtive or abosolute
  -o OUTPUT, --output OUTPUT
                        Output file name,No pdf required
  -ext EXTENSION, --extension EXTENSION
                        File extension of image to add.
  --border              Add border to Images
  --border_size BORDER_SIZE
                        Size of border of Images
  --border_color BORDER_COLOR
                        Colour of Border of Images

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