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I used the command

convert *.jpg out.pdf

to convert multiple jpg files to pdf. But the quality of the output pdf is very low. Is there a way I can increase the quality?

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convert -compress jpeg -page WIDTHXHEIGHT single.jpg single.pdf

Do you have ImageMagick installed?

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thanks, yes i have image magic – Can't Tell Dec 17 '11 at 7:26

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