Investigate new conversion tools for Word and other Office documents
|Reported by:||ak19||Owned by:||nobody|
|Keywords:||Word, office, conversion, wvware||Cc:|
The WVWare page's latest news was in 2006. Since then Office 2007 has come along and Word 2007 documents are not compatible for conversion with wvware. There has been at least one email saying that PPT conversion in GLI is not going to smoothly either.
Dr Nichols thinks it is time we try to find alternative conversion tools.
Here are some of the URLs he found:
http://www.nativewinds.montana.com/software/docx2rtf.html "NW Docx Converter, Docx2Rtf v3.2" http://swik.net/Word+conversion Some links to conversion software, including of Word http://www.xml.com/pub/a/2003/12/31/qa.html "From Word to XML" http://poi.apache.org/ "Apache POI - Java API To Access Microsoft Format Files" http://drupal.org/node/139851 "Word Doc to HTML Converters?" http://sourceforge.net/projects/wordhtml/ "WordHTML CV" http://pastcounts.wordpress.com/2008/01/30/word-to-latex/ "Word to LaTeX" http://m.linuxjournal.com/article/9493 "Cooking with Linux - Words, Words, Words..."