How to Change a PDF to Word Document Free

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Free PDF to Word Converter

A PDF file is a popular Internet document. You can read information about products, guidelines or other facts on PDFs. However, without Adobe Reader or a PDF editing program, you cannot view or change the document on your PC. Most computers have Microsoft Word installed. Thus, reading and editing a PDF through Word is a common practice. Free PDF to Word Converter and Some PDF to Word Converter (see Resources) are free applications you can download that allow you to change a PDF to a Word Document.


Step 1

Click the "Add PDF Document" button. Go to the folder of the PDF file. Select the PDF document to change. Press "Open."

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Step 2

Modify the "Output File Format" by clicking on the arrow. Select ".DOC."


Step 3

Press the "Start Convert..." arrow button on the left. A status box will display the process. Typically, this takes 1 minute to complete. The new Microsoft Word document will open.

Step 4

Click the "Disk" icon at the top. Save the document.


Step 5

Select the "File" tab. Press "Open File." Click on the PDF document. Select "Open."


Step 6

View the "Output General Options" on the right. Decide if you want to alter any options. Click on "Option" to change such options as "Page Zoom (%)." Then click on the value next to the option, such as "100." Use the arrow to modify the preference.


Step 7

Press the "Play" icon at the bottom of the window. The conversion will finish in approximately 1 minute. The Word document will open right away.

Step 8

Select the "Disk" icon. The converted file will automatically save on your drive.

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