Convert PDF file to Excel file in C# and VB .Net

Convert PDF file to Excel file in C# and VB .Net.


Complete code.

using System;
using System.IO;

namespace Sample
{
    class Sample
    {
        static void Main(string[] args)
        {
            string pathToPdf = @"..\..\Table.pdf";
            string pathToExcel = Path.ChangeExtension(pathToPdf, ".xls");

            // Convert PDF file to Excel file
            SautinSoft.PdfFocus f = new SautinSoft.PdfFocus();
            
	    	// This property is necessary only for registered version
		    //f.Serial = "XXXXXXXXXXX";

            // 'true' = Convert all data to spreadsheet (tabular and even textual).
            // 'false' = Skip textual data and convert only tabular (tables) data.
            f.ExcelOptions.ConvertNonTabularDataToSpreadsheet = true;

            // 'true'  = Preserve original page layout.
            // 'false' = Place tables before text.
            f.ExcelOptions.PreservePageLayout = true;

            // The information includes the names for the culture, the writing system, 
            // the calendar used, the sort order of strings, and formatting for dates and numbers.
            System.Globalization.CultureInfo ci = new System.Globalization.CultureInfo("en-US");
            ci.NumberFormat.NumberDecimalSeparator = ",";
            ci.NumberFormat.NumberGroupSeparator = ".";
            f.ExcelOptions.CultureInfo = ci;

            f.OpenPdf(pathToPdf);

            if (f.PageCount > 0)
            {
                int result = f.ToExcel(pathToExcel);
                
                //Open a produced Excel workbook
                if (result==0)
                {
                    System.Diagnostics.Process.Start(pathToExcel);
                }
            }
        }
    }
}

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

Module Sample

    Sub Main()
       Dim pathToPdf As String = "..\Table.pdf"
			Dim pathToExcel As String = Path.ChangeExtension(pathToPdf, ".xls")

			' Convert PDF file to Excel file
			Dim f As New SautinSoft.PdfFocus()

			' This property is necessary only for registered version
			'f.Serial = "XXXXXXXXXXX";

			' 'true' = Convert all data to spreadsheet (tabular and even textual).
			' 'false' = Skip textual data and convert only tabular (tables) data.
			f.ExcelOptions.ConvertNonTabularDataToSpreadsheet = True

			' 'true'  = Preserve original page layout.
			' 'false' = Place tables before text.
			f.ExcelOptions.PreservePageLayout = True

			' The information includes the names for the culture, the writing system, 
			' the calendar used, the sort order of strings, and formatting for dates and numbers.
			Dim ci As New System.Globalization.CultureInfo("en-US")
			ci.NumberFormat.NumberDecimalSeparator = ","
			ci.NumberFormat.NumberGroupSeparator = "."
			f.ExcelOptions.CultureInfo = ci

			f.OpenPdf(pathToPdf)

			If f.PageCount > 0 Then
				Dim result As Integer = f.ToExcel(pathToExcel)

				'Open a produced Excel workbook
				If result=0 Then
					System.Diagnostics.Process.Start(pathToExcel)
            End If
        End If
    End Sub
End Module

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