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What is the Best PDF to Word Converter for 2017- Step by Step Testing Credentials

Converting PDF to Word is more like a routine work now and we return to the best PDF to Word Converter for help. But, how many times have you been fooled by those advertisers with their bragging and exaggeration? No wrong decision anymore, here we will show you the step-by-step testing credentials on several top PDF to Word converters and bring you to the best one.

Part 1. Step-by-Step Testing on Best PDF to Word Converter for Mac 2017

For many people, especially for those need to involve themselves in intense paper work, making a PDF editable in Word efficiently just saves them a lot of time and efforts. There are a lot of professional PDF to Word Converter for mac available, yet, most of them disappoint users with poor performance. Therefore, here we take step-by-step testing on several well-reputed tools on the market, for users to check which one does the best and worth a try.

Cisdem PDFtoWord Converter(Rating: 4.8/5.0)

Cisdem PDFtoWordConverter, a highly-praised tool developed by Cisdem, to convert PDF(including encrypted PDF) into Word format(Docx and Rtfd) while keeping the original layout and formatting.

What impress users the first by Cisdem PDFtoWordConverter is its easy yet creative interface that is quite different from those stereotypical ones with similar details. Follow the steps to convert PDF to Word and test how does it work for you now.

  1. Go to its official website:https://www.cisdem.com/pdf-to-word-converter-mac.html,download the freetrial and install it on your mac.

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  1. Launch the program, and import file(s) by drag-n-drop or click “+” to add multiple files, you can upload up to 50 files for one time.

import files with cisdem pdf to word converter

  1. Choose the output format,pages or page range.Select multiple pages by clicking on the blank area of each imported item while holding “Shift”, the selected items will be marked in light blue color as following.

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  1. Click “Convert” and choose the output folder, the conversion process will finish within seconds.

Testing Result(98% as original):

best pdf to word converter cisdem resultsPros:

  • Neat and user-friendly interface
  • High Conversion Quality: No data is lost, formatting keeps as well as original, no image resolution is sacrificed
  • Fast Conversion Speed: Upload files into interface very fast, even batch conversion can finish within seconds
  • The status bar will indicate the processing
  • Encrypted PDF Conversion: You can convert secured PDF(an lock icon appearing with the PDF) by entering the correct password

Cons:

  • It takes some time to convert file more than 50MB

 

Aiseesoft PDF to Word Converter(Rating 4.5/5.0)

Aiseesoft PDFtoWordConverter is created to convert PDF, even with rich elements such as texts, images, graphics, to Word in Docx/RTF format losslessly. Also, its OCR feature supports more than 190 languages to recognize text accurately.

  1. Go to its official download website:http://www.aiseesoft.com/downloads/mac/mac-pdf-to-word-converter.dmg,download and install the free trial on your mac
  2. Add files as instructed, you’d better to import large size PDF one by one to avoid program crashing

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  1. Select multiple files by clicking on the blank area of each imported item while holding "Shift"; if the file is protected, remove the password by clicking the lock icon. Also choose the output format and folder before conversion

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  1. Click “Start”, you will get the Word format in output folder, it may take a while

Testing Result(96% as original):

best pdf to word converter aiseesoft test results

Pros:

  • Satisfying Conversion Quality: Though the font and image resolution changed a little, the conversion result is still good
  • Encrypted PDF Conversion: It can convert secured PDF by inputting the correct password
  • OCR Function: It can recognize scanned PDF

Cons:

  • Speed of Importing Files: It is a little slow to add files, especially large size files. Re-open the program if it pauses when uploading files
  • Speed of Conversion: For small size files, it process fast, but for large file size, it takes some time and there is no status bar informing the processing status
  • File Size: The application is about 500MB, takes a long time to download and too much space on the device

 

Simpo PDFtoWordConverter(4.2/5.0)

Simpo PDFtoWordConverter, as it claims, it can convert PDF into editable Word and Text format with accurate formatting saved.
It is a typical PDFtoWordConverter on the market. Follow the steps to check how it works on PDFs.

  1. Step 1. Go to its official download website:http://www.simpopdf.com/download/pdf2word-mac.dmg,download and install the tool on your mac

  2. Click “+” to add files into the interface

add files with simpo pdf to word converter

  1. Select multiple files by clicking on the blank area of each imported item while holding “Shift”. If the file is protected, click the lock icon. Also choose the output format and folder before conversion

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  1. Click the convert icon on the top to process conversion

Testing Result(94% as original):

simpo results

Pros:

  • Satisfying Conversion Quality: Though the font and image resolution changed a little, the conversion result is still not bad
  • Encrypted PDF Conversion: It can convert secured PDF

Cons:

  • Speed of Importing Files: It takes some time even crashes to import large size files (the one I tested is about 35MB)
  • Speed of Conversion: It takes some time and there is no status bar informing the processing status
  • Encrypted PDF Conversion: It doesn’t work even I enter the correct PDF password

 

Coolmuster PDFtoWord Converter(Rating 3.9/5.0)

Coolmuster PDFtoWord Converter, another typical PDF to Word Converter resembles a lot with Aiseesoft PDFtoWordConverter but without the OCR feature. It can convert PDF into Word format quickly.

  1. Go to its official download website:https://www.coolmuster.com/downloads/cool-pdf2word-mac.dmg, download and install the tool on your mac
  2. Drag and drop files or directly add files by clicking “Add File”

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  1. Select multiple files by clicking the bland area of each added item, preview the pages, choose pages or page range and output format before conversion

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  1. Click “Start” to process the conversion

Testing Result(88% as original):

best pdf to word converter coolmuster results

Pros:

  • Conversion Quality: Though you may find the image is lost in above testing result, the text content is well kept, it can basically meet your needs if you don’t demand high

Cons:

  • File Uploading: You need to upload large files for several times, just re-launch the program if it crashes for no reason
  • Speed of Conversion: It is relatively slower than other tools
  • Encrypted PDF Conversion: It doesn’t support

Part 2. Extended: Best PDF to Word Converter for iOS Users 

Computers are powerful when you are desk-bound, but mobile devices like smart phones and tablets is a better choice with their super portability if you want to work at anytime, anywhere. So, we also list the best PDF to Word Converter for iOS users.

PDF to Word Converter by Cometdocs.com(Rating 4.5/5.0)

Cometdocs PDFtoWordConverter can convert PDFs from your iPhone or iPad, Dropbox, Google Drive, Mail, OneDrive, etc, into Word format. The app is easy to use and processes fast. Users also rate this tool with high scores.

It brings users excellent conversion quality, also support to convert scanned PDF with its OCR ability. Moreover, the layout, formatting, tables and images in the converted Word look as exactly as the original.

best pdf to word converter ios cometdocs

EasyPDF PDF to Word Converter(Rating 4.0/5.0)

BCL easyPDF PDFtoWordConverter is another tool converting PDFs into Word on iOS devices. You can use it to convert the files from Camera, Photo Library, iCloud, Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive, etc.

With this tool, you can not only convert PDF to Word, but also convert Word back to PDF. It is easy to use, you can store and move PDF files easily. 

best pdf to word converter ios easy

 

Able2Doc PDF to Word Converter(Rating 3.8/5.0)

Investintech Able2Doc PDF to Word Converter is a free app to convert PDF to Word on the go.

Just import the PDF file into app, the conversion will begin immediately, the file needs to be converted is saved in Investitech’s server, it will be deleted permanently within 24 hours.

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Part 3. Recommended: Best PDF to Word Converter for Windows Users

Yes, we all know, there are a great number of users still stick to Windows. Here we also pick several popular PDF to Word Converter for Windows users.

Nitro PDF to Word Converter(Rating 4.3/5.0)

Nitro PDF to Word Converter is a free online service to convert PDF into Word format. It can retain the layout and formatting as accurate as the original. Import file>Submit Email Address> Download the Word file according to the instructions Nitro sent to you, with 3 steps, you can perform the conversion efficiently.

best pdf to word converter for windows nitro

 

UniPDF PDF to Word Converter(Rating 4.0/5.0)

UniPDF PDF to Word Converter is a free converter to change PDF files into Word, images, html and text format in batch. It can preserves the layout, formatting as much as original.

best pdf to word converter for windows uni

 

Nemo PDF to Word Converter (Rating 3.8/5.0)

Nemo PDF to Word Converter is another free utility to change PDF into Word. It is easy to use and supports batch or partial conversion while getting you high quality conversion results.

best pdf to word converter for windows nemo

What’s Your Choice?

Which operating system are you using now? Which tool do you choose to convert your PDFs into Word? Check these steps with testing result and pick the best PDF to Word converter for your device.

Please leave us a comment if any feedback about these tools.

2017-03-01 21:14:15 / Posted byRosa Reyes to PDF Follow @ Rosa

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  • Lizzie

    Really appreciate the testing details you shared, this just saved us time to pick the best one.

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