Convert PDF to Word

Often you need to edit PDF documents to update their content. Since PDF is non-editable, PDF to Word conversion is performed in most cases. Various PDF to Word converters allow you to export the PDF file as Word DOC/DOCX programmatically. However, the accuracy, quality, and speed of conversion lacks. So in this article, you are going to learn one of the best, high-speed, and high-quality methods of converting PDF to Word DOC in C#.

C# PDF to Word DOC Converter

Aspose.PDF for .NET provides a powerful PDF to Word converter that lets you convert PDF files to DOC or DOCX in your .NET applications. You can either download the API or install it using the NuGet Package Manager in your project.

PM> Install-Package Aspose.PDF

How to Convert PDF to Word in C#

The following are the steps to convert PDF to Word DOC in.

The following code sample shows how to export PDF to Word DOC using C#.

Export PDF to DOC in C#

Converting PDF to DOCX is similar to PDF to DOC conversion as shown earlier. The API has the DocSaveOptions class that allows you to set the document format to DOCX. The following are the steps to convert PDF to DOCX:

The following code sample shows how to save a PDF file to DOCX in C#.

C# Save PDF as Word - More Options

Aspose.PDF for .NET provides various other options to customize the PDF to DOC or DOCX conversion. The DocSaveOptions class exposes the properties to improve or enhance the PDF to DOC conversions, such as image resolution, the distance between lines, etc.

The following code shows how to set additional properties when converting PDF to Word DOC in C#.

Free PDF to Word Converter

You can get a free temporary license to convert PDF files to Word formats without evaluation limitations.

PDF to Word C# Converter - Read More

If you want to know more about the powerful conversion features of Aspose.PDF for .NET then you can visit the documentation section, Conversion of PDF to other formats. Download your free copy of Aspose.PDF for .NET and you can get started in no time by following the API documentation. If you have any queries, feel free to post to Aspose.PDF forum. We’ll be glad to assist you with your queries and inquiries.


In this article, you have learned some simple ways of converting a PDF file to Word document in C#. With the help of code samples, you have seen how to convert PDF to DOC and PDF to DOCX in a couple of lines of code. Also, customization of PDF to Word conversion is demonstrated.

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