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On Tue, Mar 20, 2012 at 2:15 PM, Al Geist <al -dot- geist -at- geistassociates -dot- com>wrote:
> If you have Word 2010, go to "Save and Send" and create PDF/XPS Document.
> Set it up to create a PDF. It won't have the links highlighted, but the TOC
> will work. I also use PDF Converter professional. I got it on sale for $49
> and find it really handy.
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> Behalf Of Nancy Allison
> Sent: Tuesday, March 20, 2012 4:59 PM
> To: techwr-l -at- techwr-l -dot- com
> Subject: PDF-to-Unformatted-Mess Conversion
> Hi, everyone.
> I'm using Acrobat X Pro and Windows 7.
> I've just discovered that the .docx and .rtf files that you can save from a
> PDF are unformatted! Everything is "Normal" and you can retag it all
> yourself in your free time!
> I have just read the thread from last October called "PDF to Word
> conversion," and "PDF Converter Professional 7" is the most highly praised
> tool mentioned. Unfortunately, it's $99.00 and I don't think I'll need it
> enough to justify paying for it.
> Has anyone found anything else since then, preferably something free or
> negligible (< $50.00)?
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