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Hi. I am trying to convert a pdf document to xml
I was given the following link but can't work out how to do it

http://www.cometdocs.com/
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Joe Winograd, EE MVE 2015&2016 earned 2000 total points
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It's a bad UI, imo. I got it to work by clicking on the green Go to Web App button, then the green Upload button, then drag the file from the upload window to the Convert tab. But save your time! You were misinformed — it does not covert to XML! I captured all of the conversion choices:

types1types2types3I suggest using Adobe Acrobat. I have Acrobat X (10) Standard and it has a Save As directly to XML:

convert to XML with AcrobatWorks fine. I'm sure the latest Acrobat XI (11) has it, too. Regards, Joe
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by:Murray Brown
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Thanks very much Joe. I appreciate you taking the time out for this comprehensive answer.
Murray
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by:Joe Winograd, EE MVE 2015&2016
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Hi Murray,
You're very welcome. Glad to help. Good luck on the project. Regards, Joe
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Thanks
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