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cannot edit converted doc

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Jan 11, 2019 Jan 11, 2019

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After converting a PDF to doc or docx, the newly created doc cannot be edited. it acts just as if it was still a PDF.

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Adobe Employee , Jan 14, 2019 Jan 14, 2019

Hi elementaryducks,

As per the issue description mentioned above, you are unable to edit a doc file from pdf, is that correct?

If the original pdf was a scan, then it cannot be edited. Refer to the following forum links which discuss the similar topic:

Can't edit converted Word or Excel file

Unable to edit the Word file exported from PDF || Adobe ExportPDF.

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Let us know if you need any help.

Shivam

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Hi elementaryducks,

As per the issue description mentioned above, you are unable to edit a doc file from pdf, is that correct?

If the original pdf was a scan, then it cannot be edited. Refer to the following forum links which discuss the similar topic:

Can't edit converted Word or Excel file

Unable to edit the Word file exported from PDF || Adobe ExportPDF.

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Let us know if you need any help.

Shivam

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