ConvertToTables

The ConvertToTables component enables users to Convert the Pdf page as table. ScreenShot

Ports

The ConvertToTables component exposes the Control In, Control Out and Data Out ports by default.

Port Description
Control In Must be connected to the Control Out port of one or more components.
Control Out Can be connected to the Control In port of another component or the default end component.
Data In The ConvertToTables component exposes the following Data In ports by default.
PdfFilepath: specifies the location of the Pdf file.
Data Out Returns the list of tables (Each pdf page as one table).

Properties

To edit the properties of the ConvertToTable component, in the Properties window, change the required property. You can edit the following properties.

Property Description
Search Search for the respective property.
Delay After Execution Specifies the wait time (in seconds) after the action is performed.
Delay Before Execution Specifies the wait time (in seconds) before the action is performed.

Example

Let us consider an example.

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To Convert:

  1. In the Toolbox, expand Utilities and then expand Pdf.
  2. Drag the ConvertToTables component and drop it on the Design surface.
  3. Double-click the PdfFilepath box and enter the required path.
  4. To override the existing data source, right-click PdfFilepath.
  5. Click override and change the data source.

    Note

    To learn more about overriding the data source of the data port, refer the Override section.

  6. Add the For Each component, to retrieve the table.

  7. In the Toolbox, expand Utilities and then expand Data Writer.
  8. Drag the WriteToExcel Component and drop it on the design surface.
  9. Double-click the Filepath box and enter the required path.
  10. Double-click the Sheet Name box and enter the required Sheet name.
  11. Connect the control ports and the data ports in the activity.
  12. In the toolbar, click Run.