How do I convert a file to PDF for use in ForeFlight?

You can use the steps below to convert a file to PDF, which allows the full annotation and bookmarking ability in ForeFlight Mobile.

 

If you have a Mac:

STEP 1. Open the file on your Mac

STEP 2. Go to File-Print (or use shortcut Command + P). 

STEP 3. At the bottom of the Print window, click the "PDF" button.

STEP 4. Choose "Save as PDF...".

STEP 5. Give the file a name and save it. 

STEP 6. Import the new PDF file into ForeFlight Mobile using email, iTunes, document sync, or another method. 

 

If you have a PC:

STEP 1. Install a PDF printer driver that will create a "virtual printer" so you can print files to PDFs. CutePDF and PDFCreator are two popular options.

STEP 2. Once the PDF printer driver is installed, open the document.

STEP 3. Print the document using the virtual printer.

STEP 4. Give the file a name and save it.

STEP 5. Import the new PDF file into ForeFlight Mobile using email, iTunes, or another method.