Convert PDF to Word in Python

High-speed Python library for converting PDF to Word

Use our document conversion API to develop high-level, platform independent software in Python. This is a professional software solution to import and export PDF, Word, and many other document formats using Python.

Convert PDF to Word using Python

Need to convert a document from PDF to Word format programmatically? With Aspose.Words for Python via .NET any developer can convert documents from PDF to Word format with just a few lines of Python code.

Modern document-processing Python API creates a Word document from PDF with professional quality. Test the highest quality PDF to Word conversion right in your browser. Powerful Python library allows converting PDF files to almost all Word document formats.

Save PDF as a Word document in Python

The following example demonstrates how to convert PDF to Word document format in Python.

Follow the easy steps to turn a PDF file into Word document format. Read your PDF file from the local drive, then simply save it in Word document format, specifying the required file format by required Word extension. For both PDF reading and Word document writing you can use fully qualified filenames. The output Word content and formatting will be identical to the original PDF document.

Code example in Python to convert PDF to DOCX format
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import aspose.words as aw

doc = aw.Document("Input.pdf")
doc.save("Output.docx")
import aspose.words as aw doc = aw.Document("Input.pdf") doc.save("Output.docx") import aspose.words as aw doc = aw.Document(Input.pdf) for page in range(0, doc.page_count): extractedPage = doc.extract_pages(page, 1) extractedPage.save(f"Output_{page + 1}.docx") import aspose.words as aw doc = aw.Document() builder = aw.DocumentBuilder(doc) builder.insert_image("Input.pdf") doc.save("Output.docx") import aspose.words as aw doc = aw.Document() builder = aw.DocumentBuilder(doc) shape = builder.insert_image("Input.pdf") shape.image_data.save("Output.docx")
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How to convert PDF to Word

  1. Install 'Aspose.Words for Python via .NET'.
  2. Add a library reference (import the library) to your Python project.
  3. Open the source PDF file in Python.
  4. Call the 'save()' method, passing an output filename with Word extension.
  5. Get the result of PDF conversion as Word.

Python library to convert PDF to Word

We host our Python packages in PyPi repositories. Please follow the step-by-step instructions on how to install "Aspose.Words for Python via .NET" to your developer environment.

System Requirements

This package is compatible with Python 3.5, 3.6, 3.7, 3.8 and 3.9. If you develop software for Linux, please have a look at additional requirements for gcc and libpython in Product Documentation.

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