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PDF to Text - Free Online Tool to Convert PDF to txt

by Christoph Forsting

Use Smallpdf’s free online PDF to Word Converter to turn a PDF to Text.

Here you can access the tool PDF to Word.

Smallpdf is an easy-to-use online PDF software working within your internet browser. We offer a total of 16 cloud-based tools to edit, sign, compress, convert and modify PDF files.

See below a step by step instruction on how to convert your PDF files into editable text file (Word doc).

How to convert pdf to text?

  1. Drag your file into the PDF to Word Converter
  2. Watch the tool convert the file in a matter of seconds
  3. Download your file in as a fully editable Word document


Using Smallpdf is completely free of charge with a limitation of two processed files per hour. Once you hit the usage limit, a countdown will appear showing you when you can use it again. If you need to use our service more frequently, you can sign up for the Smallpdf Pro subscription.

More than a PDF to Txt converter

Check out also Smallpdf's other tools and how they can help you be more efficient in the office. Remember that they are also available completely free of charge.

  • Edit PDF: Edit PDFs online. This PDF editor works within your browser
  • eSign PDF: sign your documents online with an electronic signature
  • Split PDF: split a PDF document into individual pages or extract only the pages you need
  • Merge PDF: combine multiple PDFs together
  • JPG to PDF: convert image files into PDFs

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Christoph Forsting
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