I'm trying to separately crop PDF's even and odd pages, by building on top of the accepted answer from How to crop odd and even pages differently in a PDF?
My Automator workflow, roughly:
Extract Odd & Even Pages; each output PDF filename is suffixed with "(Even Pages)" or "(Odd Pages)"
- pause Automator Workflow with
Ask for Confirmationand manually crop each of the two output PDFs (using
- select the two cropped PDFs using
Get Folder Contents
Combine PDF Pageswith
The issue is step 4. which inevitably seems to drop any
Crop from step 2. The combined PDF has no crop applied to it, even though the two even & odd input PDFs are definitely cropped.
Is this expected behaviour from
Combine PDF Pages? PDF metadata and annotations do seem to get dropped, does
Crop as well?