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pdf2html

pdf2html is a module which helps to convert PDF file to HTML pages using Apache Tika. This module also helps to generate thumbnail image for PDF file using Apache PDFBox.

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pdf2html

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pdf2html helps to convert PDF file to HTML or Text using Apache Tika. This module also helps to generate thumbnail image for PDF file using Apache PDFBox.

Installation

via yarn:

yarn add pdf2html

via npm:

npm install --save pdf2html

Java runtime environment (JRE) is required to run this module.

Usage

const pdf2html = require('pdf2html')

pdf2html.html('sample.pdf', (err, html) => {
    if (err) {
        console.error('Conversion error: ' + err)
    } else {
        console.log(html)
    }
})

Convert to text

pdf2html.text('sample.pdf', (err, text) => {
    if (err) {
        console.error('Conversion error: ' + err)
    } else {
        console.log(text)
    }
})

Convert as pages

pdf2html.pages('sample.pdf', (err, htmlPages) => {
    if (err) {
        console.error('Conversion error: ' + err)
    } else {
        console.log(htmlPages)
    }
})
const options = { text: true }
pdf2html.pages('sample.pdf', options, (err, textPages) => {
    if (err) {
        console.error('Conversion error: ' + err)
    } else {
        console.log(textPages)
    }
})

Extra metadata

pdf2html.meta('sample.pdf', (err, meta) => {
    if (err) {
        console.error('Conversion error: ' + err)
    } else {
        console.log(meta)
    }
})

Generate thumbnail

pdf2html.thumbnail('sample.pdf', (err, thumbnailPath) => {
    if (err) {
        console.error('Conversion error: ' + err)
    } else {
        console.log(thumbnailPath)
    }
})
const options = { page: 1, imageType: 'png', width: 160, height: 226 }
pdf2html.thumbnail('sample.pdf', options, (err, thumbnailPath) => {
    if (err) {
        console.error('Conversion error: ' + err)
    } else {
        console.log(thumbnailPath)
    }
})

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