Able2Extract is the software that has been designed with a purpose of viewing and converting PDF files to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Publisher. Although the task of converting files seems to be a piece of cake, keeping the layout of an original files is not as easy.
The program features user interface which is easy to work with and nicely designed. It can be said that it serves the dual purpose of making the tool easy to use and reducing the chance of making a mistake by providing balloon tips that guide inexperienced users. What one needs to do involves a few simple steps. First, users need to open the file and choose the part of what they want to convert and select the output type. The last step includes only pressing the convert button.
The quality of converted text files is good, however, the way it manages with charts and graphs is not so effective, except cases when it converts graphs into Excel format. Clicking on the ‘Settings’ menu users can access some options pertaining to the Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel conversion parameters. Users are allowed to change the graphics and image management, as well as the maximum font size for footer and header. Moreover, the program can convert numerous documents simultaneously, but in this case users cannot choose specific parts for conversion because the tool converts the whole document.
Overall, Able2Extract works exactly as it is advertised-it is simple and effective. It is perfect tool for users who use PDF files on a daily basis a lot.