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PDF Document Management 18: FREE PDF Extract Text

This function provides method for extracting text from the selected pages, and presents the results in a variety of formats.

Batch (DOS) Command Support: You can start a batch job in Windows by issuing the execution command directly from the MS-DOS command prompt window without opening the PDFill GUI.

Here are the steps on how to use PDF Extract Text:

1. Choose Document Menu > Select a File for More Operations > FREE Extract Text (Select a File)

or click FREE Extract Text Button in the Document Toolbar.

2. Select a PDF to be extracted into text.

3. Here is the dialog of PDF Extract Text's Properties:

Text Option:
1: Human readable format
2: Human Readable Format with Unformatted Lines
3: CSV String with X, Y, Color, Size, Font and Text
4: CSV String: Font, Color, Size, X1, Y1, X2, Y2, X3, Y3, X4, Y4, Text
5: Similar to option 4, but individual words are returned
6: Similar to option 4 but character widths are output after each block of text
7: Similar to option 5 but character widths are output after each line of text

4. Click the button Extract and save into a  new Text file or files.


Batch (DOS) Command Support:
You can start a batch job in Windows by issuing the execution command directly from the MS-DOS command prompt window without opening the PDFill GUI.
(It is only available for the registered user of PDFill PDF Editor)

"C:\Program Files\PlotSoft\PDFill\PDFill.exe" ExtractText Input.pdf Output.txt TextOption1to7 UnicodeTextFortmat OutputPageSeparately -SelectPages "1-2" -HeaderText  "Test<<Page 1 of n>>"

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