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PDF-to-Word API

Frequently Asked Questions

How to use easyConverter SDK's PDF to Word OCR to create text based PDF from an image based PDF?

Please refer to our user manual on how to use the OCR. It produces a PDF that is visually identical to the image-based PDF and contains invisible text over the image. This allows you to select the text while preserving the PDF's look and feel.

How do I set PDF Properties in Languages like Java?

BCL's easyConverter SDK comes with a wide range of options to help configure our conversion process to serve your unique needs, and most of these are applied via properties of the various SDK Objects. But what if you are using a programming language which does not have Properties, like Java?

For these languages we provide Method equivalents of the Properties with a standardized naming scheme. To convert a property to a method, simply append 'get' or 'set' to the front of the property name.

For instance the following property;

oConverter.Sandboxed = True;

Would instead be implemented in Java as;


This is the standardized method naming scheme for easyConverter SDK.

PDF-to-Word: Some cases that may cause incorrect character mapping

  1. The PDF is created by scanning a document.
  2. Fonts are not properly embedded in the PDF.
  3. The conversion server doesn't have the necessary font during conversion.
  4. The encoding was lost during PDF conversion.

We will need to analyze your actual documents to know for sure. Please contact us with the document(s) attached.

Using easyConverter SDK for PDF to Word

The easyConverter SDK Objects are a group of COM objects which contain the functionality to convert PDF to Word files. What are Objects?

All of BCL's COM Objects can be accessed from a variety of programming environments. This section shows the basics of COM Objects and how to access them. If you are already familiar with using COM Objects, skip to Sample Code to get started right away.

Requesting a Trial Extension

We also provide a trial license key to extend the evaluation period. Use our support form to request Trial Extension key.

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