Tips and Tricks

How to paste PDF text


In this article, we will show you how to paste text from PDF file, so it doesn’t retain any weird paragraph breaks.

First, you must have Notepad++. This is a must have program for any PC user.

Then, follow those simple steps:

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  1. Open Notepad++ and paste there the copied text from PDF.
  2. Press CTRL+H on your keyboard, to open Find and Replace dialog box.
  3. Check Extended Search Mode
  4. Place \r\n in the Find what
  5. Place nothing in Replace with
  6. Hit the Replace All button
  7. As result, you will have unformatted single string text.