Extract text from a PDF file
Welcome to the extract text from a PDF guide. This guide will teach you how to extract text, font names and coordinates from a PDF file.
Remember that all Tool Guides takes into account that you have previous knowledge about the Basics to process a PDF with our REST API. We strongly recommend you to read the related guide before start with this one.
Extract text only
Extract all found text in a PDF to a txt file. We do not perform OCR.
Extract text, font names and its coordinates from a PDF
Setting the parameter
detailed equal to true you will get a csv comma separated file with this information:
PageNo, XPos, YPos, Width, FontName, FontSize, Length, Text