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This free online converter is powered by BuildVu. BuildVu is commercial software that allows developers to integrate PDF to SVG conversion in their own software.

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How to convert PDF to SVG

  1. Select the PDF file you would like to convert
  2. Choose your preferred output option
  3. Convert your PDF file to SVG
  4. View or save your newly created SVG file
  5. For bulk in-house conversion, try BuildVu

This free online converter is exclusively powered by BuildVu.

Unlike other converters that simply bolt together a collection of free libraries, BuildVu is a high quality PDF to SVG converter built specially for business use (find out what makes BuildVu different from other solutions). Carefully crafted by the IDRsolutions development team, BuildVu offers the following advantages:

Smallest File Size

Intelligent output that is optimised to create smaller, faster loading files.

Highest Quality

Complex or poor quality PDF documents are converted into accurate, high quality SVG.

Accurate Fonts

Embedded fonts are totally rebuilt so that converted documents contain real, searchable text.

Are you a developer? Learn how to convert PDF to SVG in your own code!

PDF is the world's most commonly used file format for files. SVG is a much better option for just displaying the contents of a PDF file in a SaaS application or browser. SVG is a powerful XML-based markup supported by HTML5. SVG can be displayed in all browsers and is able to display even complex PDF content as in the original PDF document.

The Online PDF to SVG converter is a free online service to convert single PDF files into optimised SVG content. It uses BuildVu to convert PDF to SVG. BuildVu is for commercial customers who want to convert many PDF to SVG automatically in their systems.

BuildVu is written in Java and can be run from any Computer language as a simple micro-service. It runs on cloud or physical servers.

BuildVu includes a large number of optimisations not in the free online converter, including the ability process lots of PDF documents, simple integration with LibreOffice to handle Office files, and much more control over the conversion process.

PDF Information

Name PDF
File Extension .pdf
MIME Type application/pdf
Category Document Format
Description PDF (Portable Document Format) is a document format which can include links and buttons, form fields, audio, video, and business logic. PDF files are very popular because they are portable across different systems but they are not ideal for showing content online and on mobile devices.

SVG Information

Name SVG
File Extension .svg
MIME Type image/svg+xml
Category Image Format
Description SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) is a vector graphics image format and is part of the HTML5 specification. It can contain text, images and vector content. SVG works in all modern browsers, making it ideal for providing a consistent desktop and mobile viewing experience across devices.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is the online converter free to use?
Yes, our online converter is free to use.
Does the online converter include support?
No, there is no support included with our online converter.
Is there a limit on the number of files I can convert?
Yes, we allow you to convert 5 files per day. If you are looking to convert more documents than that please contact our sales team here.
Is a limit on the file size?
Yes, there is a 10MB file size limit.
Can I use my converted file on my website for commercial use?
Yes please feel free to use it, however, you must not edit the file.
How long do my files stay on your server for?
Your files will be stored on our server for up to 1 hour. If you wish to use your converted document, please download and host it on your own servers.