How to save a PDF as a Microsoft Word document

Please note you will need Adobe Acrobat to make use of these features.

  1. Open up your PDF in Adobe Acrobat. On the right hand side of the window, click the “Export PDF” option.
  2. Select the “Microsoft Word” option to the left. On the right, selecting “Word Document” converts the PDF to a modern Word document in a docx format. If you select “Word 97-2003 Document” then the PDF will be converted to the older Doc format.
  3. When you have made your choice click the Export button
  4. Click the destination where you would like to save your file.