PDF2TXT – User Manual

PDF2TXT is an easy to use software tool. Here is a user manual that will help to get started with the product. Find here user and command line interface overview.

Run PDF2TXT to convert PDF to plain text

  1. Run PDF2TXT by double-clicking on it’s icon on the desktop.
  2. Now you should add some files to convert. Click “Add File(s)” button and select some .pdf file.
  3. Note: the destination folder is now the folder of your source file. You can change it to other one if you want.
  4. Click “Convert to text” button.
  5. Once the file was converted, you can open the destination folder by clicking button with folder icon (on the right of the destination folder)

Interface Overview

File menu

  • New conversion. This option clears the list of PDF files to start new conversion.
  • Exit. Quit the program.

Edit menu

  • Add File(s). Use this option to add some PDF file to the list;
  • Remove. Remove selected PDF file from the list;

Convert menu

  • Convert to text. This command converts PDF files from the list to the text.

Help

  • Manual - open PDF2TXT manual;
  • Home Page - visit PDF2TXT home page;
  • Obtain Support - contact AKS-Labs with support query;
  • Order Online - order PDF2TXT on-line;
  • Enter registration code - enter registration code here to unlock the software;
  • About - about About window

Toolbar

  • New conversion. This option clears the list of PDF files to start new conversion;
  • Add File(s). Use this option to add some PDF file to the list;
  • Remove. Remove selected PDF file from the list;
  • Order Online - order PDF2TXT on-line;

File list

  • File list contains the list of PDF files to be converted. The list contains name of file, it’s size, path and modification date;

Bottom pane

  • Save to folder. This text box is to specify the destination folder;
  • Convert to text. This button allows to convert PDFs from the list to plain text files;
  • Folder button. Click this button to open the destination folder;

Command Line Interface for batch conversion

To use PDF2TXT in command line mode use the following syntaxes:

  • pdf2txt.exe source.pdf destination.txt
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