Word and PDF are two most popular fileformats that applied by computer users. Word is good for editing and makingchanges to works-in-progress while PDF is wonderful for viewing and sharingdocuments.
What if you combine the best of both these formats? So you can make freeconversion between Word and PDF files.Maintain your original document in Word format and then convert to a PDF copy toshare it with others. Or convert an email in PDF to Word and then make your ownedits. Here we are to introduce how to extract the excellent features of eachformat to edit in Word or to save in PDF. How do you convert a Word document to polishedPDF format?
There are many programs that can be used for converting Word to PDF. You mayuse the latest version of WordPerfect to save Word documents in PDF format, orthe free OpenOffice Writer that is available at http://www.openoffice.org
If you are using 2007 Microsoft Office, you can apply its supplement add-in"Microsoft Save as PDF or XPS" (free download at http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx), which allowsyou to export and save to the PDF format in Word 2007. But this cannot work ifyour MS Office programs are earlier than 2007. Don't worry - still there areseveral applications that can help you to save Word files in PDF. Most may cost,but Moyea offers a free conversion program Word toPDF converter that assists you to create high-quality customized PDFsusing Microsoft Word. How do you convert a PDF file to editable Wordformat?
To convert a PDF file to Word document, you can try four different possibleways, including freeware programs and free web and email services. They arerespectively as:
1. Koolwire email PDF to DOC conversionservice Koolwire allows you to upload a PDF file orsend it via email as an attachment. The service converts the PDF file to RTFformat and then emails the converted document back. So you simply open the RTFfile with Word to make edits.
2. Zamzar web service Zamzar will letyou upload a PDF file through its web interface, convert it, then email you adownload link. Go to http://www.zamzar.com and clickthe Browse button next to Step 1 and chooseyour file. By default, Step 2 will be set to DOC format. Typein your email address for Step 3 and click Convert.
3. MediaConvert web service It is another web servicesimilar to Zamzar. Just upload your PDF file up to thisservice. It will convert your PDF file to RTF format. Then open the RTF filewith Word to edit the PDF text.
4. Adobe Acrobat 'Save As Text' option AdobeAcrobat (or some other PDF viewers) also has a 'Save AsText' option, which means you can save a PDF file in Text and then copyand paste the PDF text onto your Office Word. It often generates inaccurate textand simply cannot cope with several languages (especially Chinese, Japanese, andKorean) unless you use Acrobat™ Professional.
So take any of the ways mentioned above to make free conversion between Wordand PDF.