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

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


This simple Console App shows how to convert a whole PDF file into DOCX format. By the way, you may choose an output document format: DOCX or RTF.

Complete code.

using System;
using System.IO;

namespace Sample
{
    class Sample
    {
        static void Main(string[] args)
        {
            string pdfFile = @"..\..\text and graphics.pdf";
            string wordFile = Path.ChangeExtension(pdfFile, ".docx");

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

            f.OpenPdf(pdfFile);

            if (f.PageCount > 0)
            {
                // You may choose output format between Docx and Rtf.
                f.WordOptions.Format = SautinSoft.PdfFocus.CWordOptions.eWordDocument.Docx;

                int result = f.ToWord(wordFile);

                // Show the resulting Word document.
                if (result == 0)
                {
                    System.Diagnostics.Process.Start(wordFile);
                }
            }
        }
    }
}

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

Module Sample

    Sub Main()
        Dim pdfFile As String = "..\text and graphics.pdf"
        Dim wordFile As String = Path.ChangeExtension(pdfFile, ".docx")

        ' Convert a PDF file to a Word file
        Dim f As New SautinSoft.PdfFocus()
        'this property is necessary only for registered version
        'f.Serial = "XXXXXXXXXXX"

        f.OpenPdf(pdfFile)

        If f.PageCount > 0 Then
            ' You may choose output format between Docx and Rtf.
            f.WordOptions.Format = SautinSoft.PdfFocus.CWordOptions.eWordDocument.Docx

            Dim result As Integer = f.ToWord(wordFile)

            ' Show the resulting Word document.
            If result = 0 Then
                System.Diagnostics.Process.Start(wordFile)
            End If
        End If
    End Sub
End Module

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