For the most part, converting PDF tables to Excel can be very simple. Your table is isolated, on a single page and nicely centered.
However, PDFs being what they are and content being as diverse as it is, your tables won’t always be ideally formatted as such in the PDF you’re dealing with. It may be nested within paragraphs and surrounded by extra content and text that you may not need at all.
You’ve no doubt seen this in annual reports, brochures or statistical data compiled into a study. The formatting and layout may be easy on the eyes, but it isn’t on the conversion process.
So how do you extract only the table you want?
Since moving towards the “paperless” business concept, industries and companies are scanning both printed and handwritten material on a daily basis.
It isn’t uncommon to want to digitize every hard copy file your company has in order to keep pace with technology. Doing so streamlines document management processes and provides easier access to crucial records.
Yet, though scanned documents can help many businesses transform and improve their performance, scanned documents still have a few setbacks.
More often than not, those scanned documents are saved in the PDF format, making it hard to interact with the content as needed. Since a scanned document is just a photo, the text or handwriting within the file can’t be edited nor searched, which presents a problem in many situations. For example, if you wish to create a financial report in Excel by using some scanned receipts and documents, there aren’t many ways to do this. Continue reading
When you have a PDF document and are strapped for time and resources, it becomes a challenge: how much and what exactly can you accomplish with your PDF tool?
As an Able2Extract user, you’ve probably wondered the same.
So this week, we’re uncovering ways in which you can streamline your PDF productivity with Able2Extract Professional.
Data science is one of the trendiest fields in technology today. It’s an ever-growing and constantly changing field. There’s no doubt that data science is here to stay, so keeping yourself updated is a must.
There is no better way to stay up-to-date with data science trends than by attending industry-related conferences. Data science conferences keep you updated not only with current trends, but also with challenges and the potentials of your profession.
Microsoft Excel is a common application. You may have used it on the job or for school, but chances are that you only used it for its most basic uses.
However, Excel skills are more important than ever. And those who know how to tap into Excel are in a better position to find a better paying job. Even simply knowing how to convert PDF to Excel can increase your chances.