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Exporting PDF form to word formatting issues

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Mar 12, 2019 Mar 12, 2019

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When I convert a pdf to word the formatting of the document gets messed up, the pdf is a form with ticks in boxes, when it converts to word the ticks and boxes are all out of line and I cannot adjust them, how can i prevent this?

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Adobe Employee , Mar 13, 2019 Mar 13, 2019

Hi Claireb,

When I convert a pdf to word the formatting of the document gets messed up, the pdf is a form with ticks in boxes, when it converts to word the ticks and boxes are all out of line and I cannot adjust them.

Are you exporting PDF to word or saving PDF file to .doc format. The PDF document you are referring here, is that originally created as PDF or was a different file format and then converted to PDF? 

You may try the conversion via- Adobe Document Cloud

Adobe Export PDF can create high

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Hi Claireb,

When I convert a pdf to word the formatting of the document gets messed up, the pdf is a form with ticks in boxes, when it converts to word the ticks and boxes are all out of line and I cannot adjust them.

Are you exporting PDF to word or saving PDF file to .doc format. The PDF document you are referring here, is that originally created as PDF or was a different file format and then converted to PDF? 

You may try the conversion via- Adobe Document Cloud

Adobe Export PDF can create high-quality conversions, but the quality of converted document depends on the quality of the PDF file you start with. Also read- Text is garbled in a converted file | Adobe Export PDF 

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Akanchha

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