How to extract whole text from a PDF file with the PDF

Stam Kapetanakis stam66 at
Sun Dec 12 08:59:50 EST 2021

Hi Torsten,
i presume the pdf widget in pro is the opensource xpdfReader but don’t know for sure.

I did post on how to extract text from PDF using the free xpdfReader and non-pro LC:

I presume that with Pro this is simpler still.
hope that helps

> I have a PDF file with text and pictures, but I just want the text.
> I can do it manually with Ctrl-A and Ctrl-Copy by viewing the file with Preview on MacOS. 
> I have a business licence and want to use the PDF widget but I cannot find a way to do it.
> Can someone help me out?
> Cheers,
> Torsten

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