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One of the most important skills to have is the ability to convert PDF to Word. This way, when you have a PDF document that needs some editing, you just convert it to Word, make the necessary changes and then convert the file back to PDF. Even with Google Drive as the leading way to share PDF documents, most people still don't know that they can use Google Docs to convert PDF to Word. But the process is very easy, and we shall see how to use Google convert PDF to Word in this article.
The following is a simple step by step guide to help you convert PDF to Word using Google Docs:
The downloaded file will be editable, but it is worth pointing out that the resultant Word document will lose its formatting.
If you would like to keep the document's formatting and convert all aspects of the PDF document to Word, we recommend using a tool designed to manage all aspects of PDF documents including the conversion of PDFs to other formats. This tool is Wondershare PDFelement - PDF Editor and here's how you can use it to convert a PDF document to Word:
Download and install the program on to your computer and then open it. In the main window, click on "Open File"to open the PDF document you want to convert to Word.
Once the PDF document is open in PDFelement, click on "Convert"and then select "To Word"from the provided formats to convert the document to Word.
When the new "Save As"dialogue box appears, you can enter your desired filename and choose a desired folder to save the converted Word file. Click "Save".
The conversion process will begin the conversion process as soon as you select the folder. Once the process is complete, the program will show you where the output folder is, making it easier to locate the converted file.
As you can see PDFelement makes the process of converting PDF documents to other formats very easy. But this PDF management tool can do so much more. The following are just some of its most notable features:
This is a Google PDF to Word converter plugin that allows you to easily convert PDF files to Word for free and very quickly. As you would expect from a Chrome plugin, the tool is very easy to use. It is also completely free, meaning that the converted file will not have any limitations as watermarks and this tool doesn't limit the number of documents that you can convert to PDF. It also has an OCR function that you can use to convert scanned documents.
This is another free Google Chrome PDF to Word converter plugin that you can use to convert PDF documents to Word. It is also completely free to use and basically self-explanatory. One of the best things about this tool is that the converted Word document will retain the original formatting of the PDF. It works very well with Google Drive, allowing you to quickly upload the converted file to Google Drive.
You can expect the same level of ease of use from this tool as well as effective and free conversion of PDF documents to Word. But unlike other tools that focus on the conversion of PDFs to Word formats only, this Google PDF to Word converter will allow you to convert your PDF document to other formats including Excel, PPT and JPG. The conversion process when using Smart PDF is also more accurate than with other Chrome plugins.
This Google PDF to Word converter plugin I designed to help you open PDF documents right on your browser and then covert the PDF to other formats like Word very easily. It is very easy to use and completely free. But it is very basic in its functionality. While it does make it very easy for you to view and read PDF documents on your browser, the conversion process itself is not as ideal or effective. To begin with, the converted file doesn't retain the formatting and you may not be able to use this tool to convert other formats to PDF or even successfully convert image rich or scanned PDFs to other formats.