Copy and paste sections of PDFs to new files

Copy and paste sections of PDFs to new files

I would like to double check whether it is possible to copy and paste sections of a PDF file into a new PDF, Excel or Word file without losing the formatting of graphs, charts etc? –Nathalie Morita

You can choose “Save as…” and select the Rich Text Format option. You can open the resulting .RTF file in Word. From what others on this forum say, the translation isn’t perfect, but you may luck out. Worth a shot. –James Plante

One can copy any area as a graphic and then transfer. Text is degraded and cannot be edited as it is now a graphic. –Cy Galley

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