Convert each PDF page to separate DOCX documents in C# and VB .Net

Convert each PDF page to separate DOCX documents in C# and VB .Net.

This simple Console App shows how to convert each page of PDF document into a separate DOCX file with the name "{filename} - page {number}.docx".

Complete code.

using System;
using System.IO;

namespace Sample
{
    class Sample
    {
        static void Main(string[] args)
        {
            // Convert whole PDF document to separate Word documents.
            // Each PDF page will be converted to a single Word document.

            // Path to a PDF file.
            string pdfPath = Path.GetFullPath(@"..\..\simple text.pdf");

            // Directory to store Word documents.
            string docxDir = Path.GetDirectoryName(pdfPath);
            
            SautinSoft.PdfFocus f = new SautinSoft.PdfFocus();

            f.OpenPdf(pdfPath);

            // Convert each PDF page to separate Word document.
            // simple text - page 1.docx, simple text- page 2.docx ... simple text - page N.doc.
            for (int page = 1; page <= f.PageCount; page++)
            {
                // You may select between Docx and Rtf formats.
                f.WordOptions.Format = SautinSoft.PdfFocus.CWordOptions.eWordDocument.Docx;

                byte [] docxBytes = f.ToWord(page, page);

                string tempName = Path.GetFileNameWithoutExtension(pdfPath) + String.Format(" - page {0}.docx", page);
                string docxPath = Path.Combine(docxDir, tempName);
                File.WriteAllBytes(docxPath, docxBytes);

                // Let's show first and last Word pages.
                if (page == 1 || page==f.PageCount)
                    System.Diagnostics.Process.Start(docxPath);
            }
        }
    }
}

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            Imports System.IO
Imports System.Drawing.Imaging
Imports System.Collections.Generic
Imports SautinSoft

Module Sample

    Sub Main()
        ' Convert whole PDF document to separate Word documents.
        ' Each PDF page will be converted to a single Word document.

        ' Path to a PDF file.
        Dim pdfPath As String = Path.GetFullPath("..\simple text.pdf")

        ' Directory to store Word documents.
        Dim docxDir As String = Path.GetDirectoryName(pdfPath)

        Dim f As New SautinSoft.PdfFocus()

        f.OpenPdf(pdfPath)

        ' Convert each PDF page to separate Word document.
        ' simple text - page 1.docx, simple text- page 2.docx ... simple text - page N.doc.
        For page As Integer = 1 To f.PageCount

            ' You may select between Docx and Rtf formats.
            f.WordOptions.Format = SautinSoft.PdfFocus.CWordOptions.eWordDocument.Docx

            Dim docxBytes() As Byte = f.ToWord(page, page)

            Dim tempName As String = Path.GetFileNameWithoutExtension(pdfPath) & String.Format(" - page {0}.docx", page)
            Dim docxPath As String = Path.Combine(docxDir, tempName)
            File.WriteAllBytes(docxPath, docxBytes)

            ' Let's show first and last Word pages.
            If page = 1 OrElse page = f.PageCount Then
                System.Diagnostics.Process.Start(docxPath)
            End If
        Next page
    End Sub
End Module

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