PDF is a popular document format, but it’s next to impossible to edit a pdf file with most free programs. Pdf to word converter is a type of software designed to convert pdf files to word format for easier editing.
OpenOffice is a free, open source and cross-platform alternative to Microsoft Office, you can use it to open pdf documents directly by installing the PDF Import Extension.
Where it excels is that it could open pdf documents without any layout changes, and it works well with the pdf files generated with pdf splitter and merger we covered before.
You can modify and save the pdf document to a new pdf file, or copy all contents of it and paste into a new document, then save it as a word document.
HelloPdf can convert pdf files to word document while keeping all text, images and page layout. You can convert all pages or only partial pages with it. HelloPdf is a 1.07MB download available from the developer’s website.
3, Free PDF to Word Converter 1.5
This is a free and simple pdf to word conversion program, it allows to convert batches of pdf files to doc or rtf format, you can let it convert only specific pages, remove all graphics and pictures, it could keep the original layout of the pdf file and works on most common Windows OSes, it’s a 587KB download available from the developer’s website.