PDF2Text Pilot

PDF to text conversion with free PDF2Text Pilot

PDF2Text Pilot is a free software that converts PDF documents into text files.

To convert PDF to text file, do the following:

  1. Add the PDF document (1).
  2. Click the Convert button (2).
  3. Manage the result in the list (3).

pdf2text converter gui

PDF2Text Pilot allows you to extract texts from a batch of PDF files to:
- a corresponding number of files;
- a single file. Tick the "All to one" option just before the "Convert..." button.

Also you can convert PDF to text file using the command line.

PDF library

The PDF2Text Pilot program extracts texts from PDF documents using the PDF Mosaic library. More about PDF Mosaic...

Download free full version

Download PDF2Text Pilot 3.0.1 (2.0M)
Please see the help file after installation to get a detailed description of PDF2Text Pilot.

System requirements: x32-, x64-, and x86-based personal computer, Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7 with .NET Framework Client Profile 4.0 installed.
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If you have any question or problems, feel free to contact us using the online form. You may attach files that were not converted or not converted properly.

Open source

PDF2Text Pilot is an open source project. You can get the source code of the program here.

Version history

February 13 2012 :: Version 3.0.1
+Drag&Drop method for adding files;
+Minor changes in GUI;
+Main Menu strip added;
+Resizable lists added;
*Functions for working with .pdf files improved (now they are based on PDF Mosaic Library);
*Command line improved.
November 30 2009 :: Version 2.1
PDF generating engine is improved.
April 17 2009 :: Version 2.0
+Command line
+Ability to input a password in files protected by password PDF
*Converting occurs a separate thread
*User interface design is changed
*PDF generatign engine is improved
-Minor bug-fixes
March 24 2009 :: Version 1.0
+ Original version.
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<h3 align="center">PDF to text conversion with free PDF2Text Pilot</h3>
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<p>PDF2Text Pilot is a free software that converts PDF documents into text files. </p>
<p>To convert PDF to text file, do the following:

<ol>
<li>Add the PDF document <b>(1)</b>.</li>
<li>Click the <b>Convert</b> button <b>(2)</b>.</li>
<li>Manage the result in the list <b>(3)</b>.</li>
</ol></p>