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Posted by kinguk  · 29-12-2013 - 14:17






Hi,



I have used the api to turn .docx to .txt files successfully.

What I need is to turn .doc to .txt too.



Is there anyway of doing this using phpdocx?



Thanks,







Posted by kinguk  · 29-12-2013 - 15:13

If I cannot, can I convert the .doc file to .docx?



Thanks,


Posted by jorgelj  · 30-12-2013 - 20:22

Hello,



There's no method to transform DOC to TXT but you can use http://www.wagner.pp.ru/~vitus/software/catdoc/ if you're using Linux. If you prefer to transform DOC to DOCX you need to use a macro and this method:



http://www.phpdocx.com/api-documentation/layout-and-general/imports-macro-Word-document-with-PHP



Regards.


Posted by kinguk  · 31-12-2013 - 11:53

Thanks, is there any example code you could provide? I cannot get this to work.



 


Posted by jorgelj  · 01-01-2014 - 12:49

Hello



What license of PHPDocX are you using?



Regards.


Posted by kinguk  · 02-01-2014 - 12:21

Only using community at the moment


Posted by jorgelj  · 02-01-2014 - 13:44

Hello,



Sorry but the community version lacks of a lot of options that are included in payment versions.



Regards.