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Topic: Getting text data from a pdf without forms
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 39021
From: bhoffman1
Date: 4/20/2002 11:52 AM

Question,
Is there a way to extract data from a pdf file where the text is searchable, but there are no form fields. What I am thinking is along the lines of if you find a string of text such as: Property Address, then the next text after that is the property address and you could extract that to a database.
Is there a tool that would let you extract all of the text from a pdf file so that it could be parsed?

Thanks for the help in advance.
Bruce Hoffman
bruceh@tsrweb.com

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