Document Understanding Activities
Last updated Jul 15, 2024

Extract PDF Text


Extracts the text from a PDF document.

Project compatibility: Cross-platform


  • PDF File - The file object that needs to be processed.

Advanced options

  • Apply OCR - When enabled, it extracts all text, including the text from images from a PDF file, using OCR. If the option is visible, the OCR Engine option is also visible, having a dropdown with OCR options. When disabled, it extracts just the printed text.
  • File Password - The password of the PDF file, if necessary.


  • Extracted Text- Extracts the text from the PDF file and stores it in a string variable.

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