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Easily Convert PDF to Plain Text on Mac - Including Scanned PDF and password Protected PDF

by Edwin Liu | March 16, 2014 10:58 AM
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The .txt file extension is simple and ubiquitous, generally it consists of plain text only and contains no formatting, and can be opened by any application that can handle text. So the .txt format file is widely used on Windows, Mac and Linux system in our daily work and study, and as you are here, it believes that you need the service of converting your PDF file to texts in .txt format with Mac OS X. Well, let us come to the point directly.

Acturactly, along with PDF file is more and more popular in our work and study, there appears several PDF to converter in the market to help people do the PDF to word, excel, PowerPoint and text etc. Conversion. Here we highly recommend Wondershare PDF Converter Pro to help you do the conversion and below are the specific reasons:

First, Wondershare PDF Converter Pro is rechargeable. Everyone believes there's no such thing as a free lunch, so it must offer consumers an better text file than the free PDF converters and sometimes the free tool can also do the damage to our PDF.

Second, Wondershare PDF Converter Pro’s advanced OCR technology allows you to convert image-based PDFs into digitized text-based formats with extremely high accuracyand it makes the text in the output file formats can be searched and edit freely. (Free or common PDF converters don’t equip with OCR and they are at a loss on scanned/image-based PDF file).

Third, Wondershare PDF Converter Pro can help consumers convert almost all the PDF file to Text, even the PDF file are protected from being copied, edited or printed to with password-protected prompts.

Fourth, The most important reason why we choose Wondershare PDF Converter Pro is it can preserve the quality of the original text with any loss, and at this point, there is no PDF converter can match it so for.

If you are faced with this problem and haven't try Wondershare PDF Converter Pro yet , follow the guide below to try it, it will must be a right-hand man for you to help you convert your PDF file to plain Text on Mac.

Step-by-step guide of converting PDF to Text on Mac

Step1: Free download Wondershare PDF Converter Pro onto your Mac. Then install and run it.

Step 2: Import PDF file.

Directly drag and drop your Portable Document Format files into this program. and this program supports batch conversion, so import all the PDFs to it at one time. Then you will get an interface as below:

Step 3: Select “Text” as the target image format.

Well, find the “” icon on the PDF item bar and hit it. Then you will get a drop-down menu. Hit "Format" to select the “Plain Text (.txt)", then click “OK”.

Step 4: Start convert PDF files to Text.

At last, hit the big “Convert” icon to start the PDF to Text conversion. Wait patiently; the conversion will be finished in a minute. That’s all!

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