How to convert a JPG or PNG image to PDF in Windows 10

This tutorial will show you step by step how to convert a JPG or PNG image to PDF in Windows 10 without using extra third-party software.

On this page, you will find two methods for converting an image to PDF in Windows 10.

How to convert a JPG or PNG image to PDF in Windows 10 using the Photos app

1. Open the JPG or PNG image in the Photos app.

If you use the Photos app as the default photo viewer in Windows 10, then you can double-click on the image to open it.

You can also right-click on the image > Open with > Photos.

2. Click on the Print button in Windows 10 Photos app print button in the upper right corner.

Print button in Windows 10 Photos app

A print window will appear.

3. Select Microsoft Print to PDF.

4. At Paper size, you select a size (e.g., A4).

5. At Photo size, you select Full page.

6. At Fit, you select Shrink to fit. If you select Fill page, then it will zoom the image to eliminate blank space, so this might cut off the edges of an image.

7. When you're ready, you click on the Print button.

Convert an image to PDF in Windows 10 using the Photos app

A “Save Print Output As” window will appear.

8. In this window, you select a location on your computer where you want to save the PDF file.

9. At File name, you type a name for the PDF file.

10. Click on the Save button.

Save PDF file with image in Windows 10

The Photos app will now save the PDF file to your PC.

1. Open File Explorer (Windows Explorer).

2. Go to the JPG or PNG image you want to convert to PDF.

3. Right-click on the image and then click on Print.

Print option in Windows 10 context menu

A “Print Pictures” window will appear.

4. At Printer, you click on the selection menu button and select Microsoft Print to PDF.

5. At Paper size, you click on the selection menu button and select a size (e.g., A4).

6. There's also an option for selecting the quality (e.g., 600 x 600).

Print pictures settings in Windows 10

7. In the right pane, you make sure that the Full page photo option is selected.

The full page photo option in Print Pictures window in Windows 10

8. Uncheck the Fit picture to frame option. This option zooms images to eliminate blank space, so this might cut off the edges of an image.

The fit picture to frame option option in Print pictures window in Windows 10

9. You can also select the number of copies you want.

Number of copies setting in Print Pictures window in Windows 10

10. When you're ready, you click on the Print button in the bottom right corner of the window.

The print button in Print Pictures window in Windows 10

The “Print Pictures” feature will now convert the JPG or PNG image to PDF.

After the conversion is complete, a “Save Print Output As” window will appear.

11. In this window, you select a location on your computer where you want to save the PDF file.

12. At File name, you type a name for the PDF file.

13. Click on the Save button.

Save PDF file with image in Windows 10

The “Print Pictures” feature will now save the PDF file to your PC.


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