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Read a word document
Joined: Jul 26, 2006
Mar 22, 2007 23:40:00
I want t o read a word document and print the contents to console. But, when I do it as if I were doing it with text files, it displays some weird characters. Can anyone throw some light on how I should proceed?
Thanks in advance.
Joined: Mar 22, 2005
Mar 23, 2007 01:07:00
DOC is a binary file format; you can't treat it like you would treat text files. An API that can extract the text from a DOC file is Jakarta POI; you can find some usage examples
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