For Windows users the solution is only a download away. The basic version of “PDF Split and Merge” allows the splitting of large PDF files into smaller parts and the merging of multiple PDF files into a single file. The basic version is free. Although there is an almost-free enhanced version that has more features, the basic version should cover most needs.
“PDF Split and Merge” is available for downloading at the following URL:
Select “Win32 Installer” located under “Download, Basic, pdfsam basic 1.1.2." Click on "Save" at the bottom of the subsequent screen. The software will be downloaded automatically to your computer (to wherever your downloads are saved). Next you will need install the software.
A tutorial on how to use the software is included as part of the download.
Note: It may be necessary to uncheck the box “Compress output file/files” to successfully perform both separation and merge operations.