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Read Word/PDF

aakash bhatt
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Joined: Jan 09, 2003
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How to read a Word doc and pdf file from Java.
Jessica Sant

Joined: Oct 17, 2001
Posts: 4313

check out this discussion about Java and PDFs... I don't know about Word.

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Joel McNary

Joined: Aug 20, 2001
Posts: 1824

For word files, keep your eye out on Jarkata POI. They do not support Word yet (just Excel), but they state that is is coming "soon."
Alternatively, you could look at the other solutions here

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