Extract thumbnail images from documents
We can process your documents in an automated way, saving you costly resources.
The /document/thumbs Robot generates an image for each page in a PDF file or an animated gif file that loops through all pages.
What can I do with this?
Our /document/thumbs Robot can be used in combination with other Robots, to create powerful workflows unique to your use case. For inspiration, here are example scenarios, with explanations and code for all platforms, that you can also try live on our website:
This Robot supports parameters such as
and 6 more
to influence its behavior. Read all about the technical details in its docs.
We wrote the following posts about the /document/thumbs Robot on our blog:
- Kicking Transloadit Into Gear for the New Year February 1, 2015
- Adding `density` parameter to our /document/thumbs Robot April 17, 2013
- Convert PDF Files Into Animated Gifs - Animation Delays Now Supported December 12, 2012
- Make Document Thumbnails With Transloadit November 1, 2012
Transloadit is a SaaS with a subscription model.
Our /document/thumbs Robot counts towards your Plan's data at a normal rate. It does charge a minimum of 0MB whenever it is used. For $49/month you run as many files through our /document/thumbs Robot as you like.
You can change plans at any time. More info and available plans on our Pricing page.
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