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Are you looking for an easy way to convert scanned PDF to editable Microsoft Excel? Most of the documents are scanned for easy storage and by converting scanned PDF to excel you can again make them easily editable. To convert scanned PDF to Excel, a professional OCR PDF Converter is needed. Here recommends PDFelement to convert the scanned PDF to editable Microsoft Excel.

PDFelement is the best PDF converter to convert scanned PDF to Excel. Its amazing convert feature lets you easily and quickly convert scanner PDF to Excel in a few minutes with intuitive interface. It supports excellent OCR technology to handle multiple files in different languages. You can even handle batch conversions and handle larger files.


Way 1: Convert Scanned PDF to Editable Excel

Step 1. Importing the Scanned PDF File

Launch scanned PDF to Excel converter and click the "Open File" button to import scanned PDF. You can also directly drag and drop a scanned PDF file into the program from your local folder.

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Step 2. Converting the Scanned PDF into Excel

You now have to click on the option "To Other > To Excel" under the Home tab and the system will immediately open the dialog box for Excel conversion. Make the settings that you require for the Excel sheet. Now click on the button "Save" and the system will provide you with the best quality excel file from the scanned document.

Note: After clicking "To Excel", you need to click the "Setting" button in the pop up window to make sure the OCR feature is activated.

Convert Scanned PDF to Excel

Video on How to Convert Scanned PDF to Excel with PDFelement


Way 2: Convert Scanned PDF to Excel with PDF Converter Pro

Wondershare PDF Converter Pro is a professional converter, specializing in converting PDF to/from other formats of documents. It lets you export tables to customized Excel spreadsheet while keeping the original PDF formatting and layout. With its advanced OCR technology, you can turn scanned PDF into editable Excel file easily.

Here offers a step-by-step tutorial on how to convert scanned PDF to editable excel.

Step 1. Use OCR to Convert

Launch the program, you can drag and drop a scanned PDF file to the app. Then you will get a pop up window to remind you to enable OCR function to convert the PDF document. You can choose the right language of your PDF content in the list to convert.

Note: When the scanned PDF file is in Japanese, Simplified Chinese, Chinese Traditional, or Korean, you need to click the Download and Install link to download the OCR component.

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Step 2. Select Excel Format to Convert

On this Windows Scanned PDF to Excel Converter, on the right side of the panel, click "Microsoft Excel" from the output format drop-down list to convert.

Right below the Output Format pull-down list, there is an "Advance Setting" button. Click it to find the "Excel" Tab, from where you're able to set your preferences for the output Excel spreadsheet: "exporting each PDF page into a single sheet" or "combining all the pages into a single sheet".

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Step 3. Convert Scanned PDF to Excel

Click the "Convert" button to begin the scanned PDF to Excel conversion.

Convert Scanned PDF to Excel

In a minute, you will find the desired Excel documents in the output folder. If you have some protected PDF files to convert, please learn how to convert password protected PDF to Excel>>

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Published: Nov 08,2017 18:36 pm / Updated: Apr 23,2018 14:15 pm

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