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Upload PDF and Count how many words

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Upload PDF and Count how many words
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by:Lukasz Chmielewski
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I do not think that there is a simple solution to this. The pdf file may be compressed or contain text as images. There may be some external libraries to "extract" the data from the pdf file.
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Ray Paseur earned 500 total points
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Please post the PDF you want to use as your test data sample, thanks. ~Ray
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