ShrinkIt
ShrinkIt
1.3.2

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ShrinkIt free download for Mac

ShrinkIt1.3.2

16 February 2015

Shrink PDF file sizes.

Overview

ShrinkIt takes bloated Adobe-saved graphic PDFs, runs them through Apple’s PDF renderer, and saves them back out, making many of them smaller without any quality loss.

Note, though: it’s not really for long complex PDF documents or bitmap images. It’s generally for simple PDF symbols and glyphs you might use in your apps, where saving space is critical.

What's new in ShrinkIt

Version 1.3.2:

Note: Now requires OS X 10.7 or later running on a 64-bit Intel processor

  • Processing is now threaded and significantly faster.
  • It's now properly signed with our Developer ID
  • There's a new icon
  • And it's now Retina-ready
  • Fixed exception when dealing with Unicode file paths
  • Added cool progress bar and gratuitous animation

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How would you rate ShrinkIt app?

5 Reviews of ShrinkIt

Stickman67
17 February 2010
Version: 1.0

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It shrank some, it nearly doubled the size of others. I'll check back on version 1.1. It's a great idea, and the price is right, but ...
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Tsarkon
05 April 2012
Version: 1.0
I found a much better, free alternative which works in Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard. Apple does offer to reduce file size using Preview, if you save the document as a new file and choose Quartz filter > Reduce file size. Here's the link to Apple's support document: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?path=Mac/10.6/en/9021.html
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shutupxo
02 July 2011
Version: 1.0
Doesn't work. It took my file and made it bigger.
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Jozgta
28 May 2010
Version: 1.0
Dragged a 15.9MB PDF file (drawings, diagrams) into the Shrink It box, and the output file was ..... 15.9MB!
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Flash1296
17 February 2010
Version: 1.0
Hilariously absurd ! I took a 3 MB .pdf file and it "shrunk it" to 7.6 MB I kid you not !
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Stickman67
17 February 2010
Version: 1.0
It shrank some, it nearly doubled the size of others. I'll check back on version 1.1. It's a great idea, and the price is right, but ...
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