Leaders in PDF Conversion Technology

Join the hundreds of thousands of people in over 135 countries worldwide who have used our award-winning PDF conversion technology to increase productivity. Recover and reuse PDFs in Word, Analyze PDF data in Excel, and Create PDFs from any printable Windows application with our advanced PDF conversion technology.

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Our flagship desktop technology - Able2Extract 8 is a cross-platform solution, running on Windows, Mac and Linux. Millions of users have turned to Able2Extract for their conversion needs over the last decade. Able2Extract allows users to effortlessly convert PDF documents into formatted Excel, Word, PowerPoint and more, including the popular AutoCAD design format.


Use Absolute PDF Server to process, create and convert thousands of PDF documents every day, using our robust platform that is designed for use in a professional business setting. Our clients have deployed our server technology throughout their organizations in order to help manage their daily PDF document needs. Absolute not only converts PDFs, but creates and edits them as well.


Our proprietary PDF technology is the developer's choice for integrating PDF into an organization's document workflow. Use our well-documented PDF SDK, DLL and COM's to integrate our PDF technology into your organization’s IT infrastructure. Some of the world's largest corporations have deployed our PDF Creator SDK, PDF file viewer control and PDF converter COM/DLLs, which include PDF-to-Excel, PDF-to-Word, PDF-to-HTML and PDF-to-Text options.

Developer Customers

PDF to Excel

Convert PDF to Excel (.xls) and retain row and column structure for easy analysis. Our flexible, conversion technology gives you maximum control over the entire process. Choose the solution that best fits your needs:

Developer: Benefit from a complete developer toolset. With our PDF-to-Excel SDK, developers get sophisticated conversion DLL methods, Able2Extract COM API and our proprietary PDF viewer control.

Server: Our Absolute PDF Server is the enterprise choice. IT managers can assume centralized control over high volume server-side PDF to Excel conversions within existing data infrastructures.

Desktop: Able2Extract’s desktop features allow users at all levels to work one-on-one with complex tabular data. Tailor your PDF to Excel conversions according to your personal specifications. Adjust rows, columns and more!

PDF to PowerPoint

Access PowerPoint (.ppt) presentations locked in PDF format with our PDF to PowerPoint conversion technology. Converting PDF to PPT will enable you to recover slides and material that was previously inaccessible.

Moreover, our conversion tools can cater to any PowerPoint need you may have:

  • Reuse individual slides locked in PDF presentation files
  • Make last minute revisions for keynote speeches
  • Quickly review, edit, and collaborate around presentations
  • Instantly extract visually rich PowerPoint graphs, charts and images

PDF to Word

Convert PDF to Word (.doc) and retain the images, formatting, and text of the original PDF. Our product line offers advanced PDF conversion solutions for organizations, developers and individual users alike.

For enterprises, Absolute PDF Server can easily manage and schedule a high volume of conversions for native or scanned (image) PDFs to Word, simplifying the conversion process for IT managers.

Developers can add PDF to Word conversion to existing applications. The PDF-to-Word SDK uses our latest conversion algorithms to convert PDF to RTF Simple (unformatted text), RTF Standard (formatted text) and RTF Frame (formatted text using frames).

Single licensed users can get customized PDF to Word conversions on the desktop level too. Convert lines, pages, or paragraphs. It’s up to you!

PDF to Autocad

Unlock CAD-generated vector and text objects from PDF files with our PDF to DWG and PDF to DXF converter options. Recover CAD drawings from native PDF files into readable file formats.

From architects and engineers to manufacturers and designers, industry professionals can use our PDF to AutoCAD conversion technology to:

  • Unlock vector graphics and text locked in PDF format
  • Edit and manipulate technical drawings in CAD programs supporting .DWG and .DXF
  • Access text patterns, polylines and other CAD elements stored within AutoCAD file layers
  • Work with diverse and disparate CAD workflows

PDF to Publisher

Our PDF to Publisher conversion technology lets you reclaim Publisher content trapped in PDFs. The powerful Microsoft Office Publisher is a popular and inexpensive program for generating professional looking publications.

Convert PDF to Publisher to access those hard-to-use PDF files in Microsoft Publisher. Once converted, your material can be edited, reviewed and manipulated using the many advanced features which MS Publisher puts at your disposal.

Whether you’re a small business, part of a marketing team or in charge of organizing an event, our PDF to PUB conversion technology will get you started on generating the publications that get you noticed!


Able2Extract performed almost flawlessly in the tests we threw at it – and we threw quite a few.

Jason Slater, blogger

Conversions with Able2Extract can go a long way to make collaborating and working with CAD drawings a breeze.

Arben Allaraj, Mechanical Engineer & Designer, blogger

Able2Extract 8 is a full featured PDF converter tool that is more flexible than your average PDF converter for any task that involves transferring PDF data faithfully and seamlessly to other formats.

Amit Rawat, blogger

What I like about this product are:
1. Lightweight.
2. An elegant PDF writer + editor + converter.

Venkateshmurthy S Ayachit

The feature to pull Excel file name from converted PDF is a small thing, but huge help.

Ed Pearson, ‏@ecp5

A copy of Able2Extract pro should probably be in every newsroom these days, but online version will do in pinch!

Seth Hall, @loteck