General Mac OS X Discussion General Apple and Mac OS X Discussion

Thread Tools Display Modes
  (#1) Old
hourer hourer is offline
Junior Member
Posts: 2
Join Date: Jul 2011
Question How to convert PDF to word on Mac? - 10-09-2011, 09:11 AM

Hi,guys.Is there any one tell me how to convert PDF to word on Mac?
I am a teacher from New York.Recently I have a download some PDF file need to transfer to word as material for my working.As I use Mac OS has been doubly difficult for me,beacuse I am not familiar with mac system.
So any idea helpfully would be appreciated.
Reply With Quote
  (#2) Old
noreaux noreaux is offline
Junior Member
Posts: 13
Join Date: Apr 2010
Default 10-09-2011, 02:29 PM

Hi there,

I think that You will need an extra application like Adobe Acrobat. Converting PDF to Word is not so easy (on any OS). I tried this once on a Windows PC, but the result was so bad, that I gave up. I don't know how many documents You have and what You need them for. But sometimes it is just quicker to just copy the text from the PDF and to paste it in a word editor and to edit it there.

Reply With Quote
  (#3) Old
grassle grassle is offline
Senior Member
Posts: 378
Join Date: May 2009
Default 10-11-2011, 07:52 AM

IIRC there are web services that can do that. If you don't mind the the stuff leaving your PC (I don't trust privacy statements unless they are easily enforcable).
Reply With Quote

convert, file, mac, pdf, word

« Previous Thread | Next Thread »
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Copyright © 2008-2016