pdftohtml - Unix, Linux Command

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pdftohtml - program to convert pdf files into html, xml and png images


pdftohtml [options] <PDF-file> [<html-file> <xml-file>]


This manual page documents briefly the pdftohtml command. This manual page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution because the original program does not have a manual page.

pdftohtml is a program that converts pdf documents into html. It generates its output in the current working directory.


A summary of options are included below.
-h, -help Show summary of options.
-f <int> first page to print
-l <int> last page to print
-q dont print any messages or errors
-v print copyright and version info
-p exchange .pdf links with .html
-c generate complex output
-i ignore images
  generate no frames. Not supported in complex output mode.
-stdout use standard output
-zoom <fp>
  zoom the pdf document (default 1.5)
-xml output for XML post-processing
-enc <string>
  output text encoding name
-opw <string>
  owner password (for encrypted files)
-upw <string>
  user password (for encrypted files)
-hidden force hidden text extraction
-dev output device name for Ghostscript (png16m, jpeg etc)
-nomerge do not merge paragraphs
-nodrm override document DRM settings


Pdftohtml was developed by Gueorgui Ovtcharov and Rainer Dorsch. It is based and benefits a lot from Derek Noonburg’s xpdf package.

This manual page was written by Søren Boll Overgaard <boll@debian.org>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
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