Convert DOCX to TXT in Python

MS Word DOC and DOCX formats are commonly used to create rich text documents. You can add text, tables, graphics, animations and various other elements to DOC/DOCX document. However, in certain cases, e.g. to parse and analyze the text in the Word documents, you have to convert DOC/DOCX files to TXT format programmatically. To achieve that, this article covers how to convert a DOC or DOCX file to TXT format in Python.
June 21, 2022 · 2 min · Usman Aziz