How to save a webpage as a PDF in iOS and MacOS

The most flexible solution to view offline, mark up, or print a webpage is creating a PDF file that can be viewed and sent nearly anywhere.

In iOS

In iOS you can use the “Share” feature to save a web pages as a PDF.

Step 1: On the webpage you want to save, choose the Share button.

Step 2: Swipe until you find the option to Save PDF to iBooks with an iBooks icon. Select this option.

Step 3: This will create an PDF that is automatically stored and then launched in iBooks for you to peruse.

 

In MacOS Safari

If you are using Safari, you’ll also need to use the print function.

Step 1: Start on the web page you want to save. Head up to File and choose Print, or press Command and P to open the printer window.

Step 2: Go to the lower left-hand corner of the window where it says PDF, and select this drop-down menu. Here you will see a number of options to save the PDF, save it into the cloud, save it as an instant message, open it in Preview before deciding to save, and so on. For a basic save, select Save as PDF… — otherwise, choose the option that best fits your needs.

Step 3: Name your file and location, and select Save.

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