Re: Ability to read MS Word files
Thanks for the earlier reply from Robert.
IS there something similar to convert from PDF to text or to HTML.
To: adasoft <email@example.com>
CC: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Subject: Re: Ability to read MS Word files
Date: Thu, 3 Jun 1999 09:55:30 +1000 (EST)
On Wed, 2 Jun 1999, adasoft wrote:
> I need to read the text content in a MS Word file on NT from outside of
> MS-Word in a batch program to create a list of all the words contained
> the document. Any suggestions ?
> Supriyo Sircar
Assuming that the files are MSWord 8 files, try to WordToTxt script that
is included in the mswordview package (probably not the most efficient way
of getting there, but it works.
Robert King, Australian Environmental Studies, Griffith University,
3875 6677 Robert.King@mailbox.gu.edu.au
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