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how to parse a word document ?

Posted on 2002-06-10
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is there an api or something to do this??

thanks

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by:rjackman
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hi there
u can use the following API that converts the MSWord docs in XML format and then u can parse the XML the way u want

download MAJIX from following
http://www.tetrasix.com
cheers
RICKY
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tomboshell earned 100 total points
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Take a look at http://jakarta.apache.org/poi/index.html 
I found out about POI from here and liked what I saw.  You would need to use the HDF format for the word document.
tom
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by:vasan_sr
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there is also bridge2java from ibm developer works....this is too good for excel and word..

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Thanx and best of luck!
Tom
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