vb.net pdf -> jpg thumbnail

Posted on 2010-01-07
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Im trying to write an application, that has loads of PDF files in, and Id like to extract the first page as a jpg file which I can use as a thumbnail image.

Only thing is I can only find components that cost £100's that convert pdf to jpg. Does anyone know of a freebie I can use?

I know there are free pdf components for vb.net, but I cant seem to find one that converts to JPGs.

Any ideas?
Question by:tonelm54
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by:Joanne M. Orzech
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I don't know if this thread will help at all as it doesn't deal with vb.net but for what it's worth, this can be done right inside Acrobat

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I need to automate it really.
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