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Mac's Preview can be used to rearange pages in a PDF document by simply drag-and-dropping the pages around in the side panel. Is there any equivalent tool for Ubuntu? I have noticed, that the Document Viewer, which comes with Ubuntu, also has this nice side panel. However, it cannot be used to manipulate a PDF document. If there is no drag-and-drop solution, what is the easiest way to rearrange pages in a PDF document?

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up vote 14 down vote accepted

You can use PDFShuffler.

Install it via Ubuntu Software Center: pdfshuffler Install pdfshuffler

Or via terminal:

sudo apt-get install pdfshuffler

As shown in the image, you only have to import the PDF file you want to manipulate and drag & drop the pages in the desired order. It also lets you to rotate the pages in orthogonal angles.

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You can save it in the same file or export it as a different PDF file.

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Have you found a way to drag-and-drop .jpg document in the pdf file? – Masi Jun 8 at 12:04
Here a thread about it – Masi Jun 14 at 13:24
sudo apt-get install pdfshuffler 

or using this link pdfshuffler Install pdfshuffler

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