TextLightning
TextLightning
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TextLightning free download for Mac

TextLightning for Mac3.3

28 March 2011

Convert PDF files to RTF text format.

What is TextLightning for Mac

TextLightning is a utility for converting PDF files to RTF format. TextLightning reconstructs as much of the original formatting as possible, including fonts, paragraphs, justification, margins and international characters as well as ligatures

What's new in TextLightning

Version 3.3:
  • recognize tables
  • improve recognition accuracy
  • support for newer PDF versions
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Guest
Guest
Sep 15 2005
3.1
2.5
Sep 15 2005
2.5
Version: 3.1
The e-mail request for a demo license is such a pain that I'm not going to bother (and I'm probably going to purchase 30-50 seats of a similar app).
Guest
Guest
May 3 2005
3.1
2.5
May 3 2005
2.5
Version: 3.1
I haven't tried this product, but you can get basic functionality for free at: http://www.bluem.net/downloads/pdftotext_en/ which is a compiled version of: http://www.foolabs.com/xpdf
Guest
Guest
Jan 17 2005
3.0
2.5
Jan 17 2005
2.5
Version: 3.0
Sorry, didn't work for me either. OS: 10.3.7. Jan 17/05
Guest
Guest
Nov 11 2004
3.0
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Nov 11 2004
0.0
Version: 3.0
I'm not sure why the other reviewer was not able to get this to work. You just drop it in the Applications folder and it automatically gets added as a Service. I was also very easily able to add new steps to the PDF workflow to extract text from a print job using this utility. This is extremely handy in programs like FileMaker which do not offer full export abilities -- now you can easily email a "printed" exported text file with fully summarized and calculated data along with text fields and merge fields, instead of being limited to just exporting fields. This is extremely handy and solves a problem many (well... maybe not MANY) OS X users have had since upgrading from OS 9 -- the loss of PrinttoPICT and its "print to a text file" capabilities. It is perhaps a little expensive for what amounts to a one-trick pony, but I use it at work every day and feel it was worth it. It silently saves me tons of frustration and makes my database work way easier.
Guest
Guest
Sep 14 2004
3.0
2.5
Sep 14 2004
2.5
Version: 3.0
I couldn't get this to work at all...
$27.00
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App requirements: 
  • Intel 64
  • Intel 32
  • PPC 32
  • Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later
License: 
PaidOne-Time Purchase
Application is not under development & not supported.

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