How to Change PNG to JPG Mac

Charlotte Daniels

Mac, Tutorials

Are you looking to convert PNG files to JPG on your Mac? Look no further!

In this tutorial, we will guide you through the process step by step. Whether you need to convert a single image or batch convert multiple images, we’ve got you covered.

Method 1: Using Preview

If you’re not familiar with Preview, it’s a built-in application on Mac that allows you to view and edit images. Here’s how you can use it to convert PNG files to JPG:

  1. Open Preview: Launch the Finder and locate the PNG file you want to convert. Right-click on the file and select “Open With” followed by “Preview”.
  2. Export as JPG: In Preview, click on “File” in the menu bar and choose “Export”.
  3. Select JPEG as format: In the export window, choose JPEG as the format. You can also adjust other settings like quality and resolution if needed.
  4. Choose a destination: Specify where you want to save the converted file and give it a name.
  5. Note: If you have multiple PNG files that need conversion, simply repeat steps 1-4 for each file.

Method 2: Using Automator

If you often find yourself converting PNG files to JPG, Automator can be a great tool for automating this task. Here’s how you can create a simple workflow:

  1. Launch Automator: Search for “Automator” using Spotlight or find it in your Applications folder.
  2. Create a new workflow: When Automator opens, select “New Document” and choose “Workflow”.
  3. Add the Convert Format action: In the search bar at the top right of the Automator window, type “Convert Format” and drag the action to the workflow area.
  4. Configure the action: In the Convert Format action, select JPEG as the output format.
  5. Add files or folders to convert: Drag and drop your PNG files or folders containing PNG files onto the workflow area.
  6. Run the workflow: Click on “File” in the menu bar and choose “Save”. Give your workflow a name and select a location to save it. To run the workflow, simply double-click on it.

In Conclusion

Changing PNG files to JPG on Mac is a breeze with tools like Preview and Automator. Whether you prefer a manual approach or want to automate the process, you now have two methods at your disposal. Give them a try and see which one works best for you!

We hope this tutorial has been helpful in guiding you through the process. Feel free to bookmark this page for future reference. Happy converting!

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