When you see this title, you may think that it is impossible to open PDF in Excel since PDF and Excel are totally different from each other. If so, I'm afraid that I have to challenge your value. There is definitely a yes that you can open the PDF file in Microsoft Excel. To achieve this goal, you only need to find a third-party PDF convert tool to lend you a hand. Here, I strongly recommend you to use Wondershare PDF to Excel Converter, which enables you to convert PDF into Excel within a few clicks. Thus, to begin with, you should download Wondershare PDF to Excel Converter on your computer first. You can choose to download either Windows version or Mac version. Both versions work well. In the following part, we will take Wondershare PDF to Excel Converter for Window as an example, showing you how to open PDF in Excel.
Are you ready to step on the value-changing way? Then let's go & open PDF files in Microsoft Excel.
Step 1: Upload PDF files to the convert tool
Double click the icon of Wondershare PDF to Excel Converter on the desktop to launch it. You don’t have to worry about the compatibility problem since this tool supports Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP. Then there will pop up the main window. Click Add PDF Files in the main window to browse local PDF files you want to open in Excel and import them to this PDF tool. To save time, you are able to import an array of PDF files to do batch conversion. This tool supports importing up to 200 PDF files at a time.
Step 2: Set your preference for the output Excel
Press the Advance setting icon right beside the Convert button to reveal the Advance Setting window, from which you can select: Each page into a single Excel sheet or Combine all pages into a single Excel sheet. Under the former selection, there are two options: “Retain the values without formatting” and “Retain the values with formatting”.
Step 3: Open PDF file in Microsoft Excel
Before you start the PDF to Excel conversion, you can customize specific PDF page(s) or page range(s) to convert. When everything is ready, click the Convert button to initiate the PDF to Excel conversion. In one fell swoop, this conversion should be finished. After it, there will be a little icon on each PDF item bar. Click it to open the output Excel sheet. Bingo! You can open these output documents with Microsoft Excel. Isn't that awesome? Just within a few clicks, you can open PDF in Excel. You are not dreaming.
Besides, Wondershare PDF to Excel Converter empowers you to open PDF in Microsoft Excel 2003, 2007 and even 2010.
Now, I guess it's time for you to download this powerful converter tool & open your PDF in Microsoft Excel by yourself.