RE: PDF to Word conversion?

Subject: RE: PDF to Word conversion?
From: "Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 5 Oct 2011 08:49:51 -0400

Many PDF-to-Word conversions (not all of them) leave the formatted text
in text boxes. For Jack Lyon's excellent macro for converting text boxes
to text, see:

-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Morton
Sent: Tuesday, October 04, 2011 6:08 PM
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Subject: PDF to Word conversion?

I have Acrobat Pro 9. What's the best way to create an editable Word
file from a PDF? Please be explicit, as simply choosing *File* >
*Export* is generating an image of each page that is not editable.

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